Recreational Marijuana Sales Begin Tomorrow In Oregon

(Strawberry Satori strain from Panacea dispensary in Portland) Below is a press release from Law Enforcement Against Prohibition about the beginning of recreational sales in Oregon starting tomorrow: Oregon, which legalized marijuana in 2014 with Measure 91, is beginning sales tomorrow, Thursday October 1st. Existing medical marijuana dispensaries will be permitted…

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Recreational Marijuana Sales Begin In Oregon This Week

(Silvertip strain from Panacea dispensary in Portland, Oregon) When Jay and I created this blog in January 2010, we created a sort of ‘blog bucket list.’ The items on the list were reasonable we felt, including seeing marijuana legalized across America, and specifically Oregon. The United States legalization item of…

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Colorado Recreational Marijuana Sales At A Record High In July

The Colorado recreational marijuana industry is growing, and there appears to be no end in sight. It seems like almost every month there is a new record for total recreational marijuana sales, and July 2015 was no exception. The most recent numbers are in for July 2015 in Colorado, and…

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Colorado Recreational Marijuana Will Be Sales-Tax Free On Wednesday

(image via ABC News) Unless you have been living on the moon for the last few years, then you know that the recreational cannabis industry in Colorado is booming. It’s booming so much so that recreational marijuana sales tax revenue has exceeded projections. That has triggered a ‘tax holiday’ for…

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Where Is The Best Place To Buy Recreational Marijuana In Portland, Oregon On October 1st?

I love rooting for people that fight for social justice. Especially when their fight includes a David versus Goliath story, and marijuana. I have found my new favorite medical marijuana dispensary in Portland, Oregon. It’s called Panacea, and it’s located at 6714 NE Sandy Blvd. I had heard about Panacea…

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Menominee Indian Tribe Votes To Legalize Medical And Recreational Marijuana

(image via Wikipedia) Last year the Obama Administration declared that the United States government would not stand in the way if Native American tribes wanted to legalize recreational and/or medical marijuana sales and cultivation. It was one of the most significant public policy shifts in marijuana enforcement history because it…

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Oregon Cannabis Association Event Discusses The Future Of Recreational Marijuana Sales

By Jen Hudyma I attended the Oregon Cannabis Association’s hosted happy hour on August 13th at the Killingsworth Dynasty, moderated by Amy Margolis of Emerge Law. Attendees received an update on current progress toward finalizing policy regarding legal cannabis sales in Oregon from Victor Salinas, head of marijuana policy for…

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Colorado Sold More Than $50 Million In Recreational Marijuana In June

The numbers are in for recreational marijuana sales in Colorado in June 2015, and the numbers are staggering. Colorado sold a record amount of recreational marijuana in June, totaling more than $ 50 million dollars in recreational marijuana sales. That’s the first time since Colorado legalized recreational marijuana that sales…

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California Lt. Governor – California Will Legalize Recreational Marijuana In 2016

I had a conversation Friday night with a reporter from a very large media company. During that conversation I expressed concern for California’s 2016 marijuana election efforts. I told the reporter that it would really suck if California failed, again, in 2016. Winning in other states would be great, don’t…

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