Which Washington State Counties Purchase The Most Marijuana Per Capita?

The State of Washington voted to legalize recreational marijuana during the 2012 Election. It took until July of 2014 for the first legal recreational marijuana transaction to occur at a licensed recreational marijuana store in Washington. Since then Washington’s cannabis industry has experienced some hiccups, but for the most part…

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Soon Oregon Will Not Allow Out Of State Medical Marijuana Patients Or Growers

(image via Oregon Herald) For awhile now Oregon’s Medical Marijuana Program (OMMP) has had a distinction that no other state’s medical marijuana program has – it allows non-Oregon residents to become a patient or grower in the program. There are multiple states that recognize out of state medical marijuana cards,…

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Voters In Key Swing States Want A President That Will Respect State Marijuana Laws

(via chsarrow.com) Very happy to pass along amazing poll results from Tom Angell and the Marijuana Majority: New polling data reveals that voters in early presidential primary states overwhelmingly support ending federal prosecutions of people acting in accordance with state marijuana laws. Among respondents, 71% in Iowa and 73% in…

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National Conference Of State Legislatures Urges Feds To Respect State Marijuana Laws

(image via PublicBroadcasting.Net) The National Conference of State Legislatures passed a resolution today demanding that federal laws “be amended to explicitly allow states to set their own marijuana and hemp policies.” This is a very significant thing, and is similar to what the U.S. Conference of Mayors passed in 2013. Two…

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Which States Recognize Out Of State Medical Marijuana Cards/Patients?

Almost half of the states in America have legalized medical marijuana, and that doesn’t include states that have passed CBD-only legislation. More and more states are looking into legalizing medical marijuana every year, and in states that have already legalized, there are more and more people becoming medical marijuana patients.…

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New York State Department Of Health Announces Five Medical Marijuana Producers

(image via wikipedia) The New York State Department of Health (DOH) announced the following five companies would be awarded one of the coveted licenses to grow and dispense medical marijuana in New York: PharmaCann LLC, Empire State Health Solutions LLC, Columbia Care NY LLC, Etain, LLC, Bloomfield Industries Inc. The…

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State Bar Of Michigan Adds Marijuana Law Section; Second In Nation

For only the second time in U.S. history, a state Bar Association has added a Marijuana Law Section to their recognized platform of specialties. Michigan joins Colorado as the only two states with this program, thanks to the efforts of Lapeer criminal defense attorney Bernard Jocuns. Jocuns (pronounced JOCK-uhns) was…

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Portland Airport OKs Carrying Marijuana On In State Flights

Last week Portland International Airport announced that it would allow passengers to carry marijuana on in state flights. The announcement came after recreational marijuana possession officially became legal in Oregon on July 1st. Oregon law permits individuals to transport up to one ounce of marijuana. Per KATU: Port of Portland…

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