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Despite struggles in Kentucky and Tennessee, the year looks up for medical marijuana supporters. Many of the nation’s medical marijuana holdouts are giving in as pot activists make inroads this year with conservative strongholds — and are poised to notch more wins in the coming weeks. Medical marijuana bills are advancing in the Republican-controlled legislatures… […]
LATEST figures from the Food Standards Agency on the progress of applications for CBD products to be included in the UK Novel Food catalogue will make worrying reading for many in the industry. The FSA says it has received 803 applications since January 1 and of these 317 have moved on to the next stage… […]
Sales of state-legal cannabis boomed in the March quarter. But they’ll grow even faster this quarter, judging by the guidance of the biggest licensed cannabis company, Curaleaf Holdings. March quarter revenue grew 16% from December’s for the 23-state operator, and it says that the sequential rise in June could exceed 20%. The federal illegality of cannabis consigns… […]
Trulieve Cannabis, the largest cannabis cultivator and retailer in Florida, announced that it will acquire Harvest Health and Recreation, the largest cannabis operator in Arizona, in an all stock deal valued at $2.1 billion. The transaction must be approved by regulators, but if completed it would create one of largest cannabis companies in the U.S. Both companies are publicly traded… […]
Marijuana is a burden of Kente Shivers’ past, but he hopes it can be his lifeline to a better future. He was charged with felony possession of marijuana in 2017 and sentenced to more than 30 months in prison, a criminal record that’s made it nearly impossible to find work and housing since he was… […]
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A promising legalization bill is expected to die in the state Senate, which Republicans control thanks to the Legal Marijuana Now Party. The post Did Minnesota’s marijuana legalization parties kill marijuana legalization? appeared first on Leafly.
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I recently relocated to Washington, D.C. to join our East Coast practice group and have been inundated with inquiries surrounding the legal framework of recreational cannabis (i.e., marijuana and hemp) in the nation’s capital. So, in light of this overwhelming interest, I thought I’d briefly summarize this issue for our readers. Marijuana In November 2014, […]
Virtually any time that there are transactions involving cannabis company mergers, cannabis company acquisitions, or cannabis real estate sales, and in many cases involving the sale of assets of a cannabis company, the parties are likely to encounter a concept called “closing” in their purchase agreements. Closing isn’t necessarily unique to purchase and sale situations […]
Here at the Canna Law Blog, we had intended to start our series on the real estate implications of the Marijuana Regulation and Taxation Act (MRTA) with a discussion of issues faced by each license type. But after reading The New York Times’ recent article on the real estate “rush” caused by the MRTA, we […]
In recent weeks, I have spoken to several entrepreneurs interested in growing cannabis in Africa for exportation to the United States and other markets. It is not hard to see their attraction to the idea: The areas in question have suitable climates to grow cannabis, while inputs such as land and labor are relatively inexpensive. […]
Clients have often as asked whether HIPAA applies to the cannabis industry. As with anything else in healthcare, the answer can be complex. HIPAA was enacted in 1996 to help protect a patient’s healthcare information. While HIPAA is expansive, to the extent state law is more restrictive or protective, then state law will control in […]
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Rulemaking Process Phases The rulemaking process is governed by the Administrative Procedure Act (chapter 34.05 RCW), and typically involves three formal phases: inquiry, proposal, and adoption. The rule development process may take several months to a couple of years to complete, depending on the Board’s resources, complexity of the issue, availability of data or information […]
Answers to Frequently Asked Questions & Glossary of Terms FAQs What is Rulemaking? Rulemaking is the process we use to propose and adopt rules to protect the public health of Washington. State agencies must follow a law known as the Administrative Procedure Act (APA), when adopting rules. A state agency may only adopt rules when […]
Cannabis Advisory Committee To Hold Virtual Meetings Author: Bureau of Cannabis ControlPublished: May 07, 2021Sacramento, California SACRAMENTO – The Bureau of Cannabis Control (Bureau) announced today that the Cannabis Advisory Committee will be holding three virtual meetings in May. On Monday, May 17, there will be a subcommittee meeting held to discuss License Types beginning […]
California Cannabis Equity Grants Program Provides $15 Million in Grant Funding for Local Jurisdictions Author: Bureau of Cannabis ControlPublished: Mar 15, 2021Sacramento, CaliforniaFunding advances economic justice for communities disproportionately impacted by cannabis prohibition Sacramento, CA – The Governor’s Office of Business and Economic Development (GO-Biz), in partnership with the Bureau of Cannabis Control, today […]
California Officially Joins National Cannabis Regulators Association Author: Bureau of Cannabis ControlPublished: Feb 18, 2021Sacramento, CaliforniaSACRAMENTO – The Bureau of Cannabis Control (Bureau) announced today that California has officially become the newest member of the Cannabis Regulators Association (CANNRA), a non-partisan organization created to facilitate information sharing amongst state regulators, develop more uniformity across state […]
Cannabis Advisory Committee To Hold Virtual Meeting Author: Bureau of Cannabis ControlPublished: Feb 16, 2021Sacramento, CaliforniaSACRAMENTO – The Bureau of Cannabis Control (Bureau) announced today that the Cannabis Advisory Committee will hold a virtual meeting on Wednesday, February 17, 2021. The agenda for the meeting can be found on to the Bureau’s website at the […]
Notice Regarding Billboard Advertisements on Interstate and State Highways Author: Bureau of Cannabis ControlPublished: Jan 22, 2021Sacramento, CaliforniaSACRAMENTO – On January 11, 2021, in the case of Farmer v. Bureau of Cannabis Control (Bureau) & Lori Ajax, the San Luis Obispo County Superior Court entered a formal judgement ruling that Section 5040(b)(3) of the Bureau’s […]
Cannabis Licensing Authorities Notice Proposed Regulations To Provide Greater Access To Financial Services For Licensees Author: Bureau of Cannabis ControlPublished: Jan 15, 2021Sacramento, CaliforniaSACRAMENTO – Today, the California state cannabis licensing authorities – the Bureau of Cannabis Control, California Department of Food and Agriculture and California Department of Public Health – provided notice to the […]
Cannabis Licensing Authorities Consolidation Part Of Governor’s Proposed State Budget Author: Bureau of Cannabis ControlPublished: Jan 08, 2021Sacramento, California SACRAMENTO – Governor Newsom’s fiscal year 2021-2022 budget proposal released today includes a proposal to consolidate the three state licensing authorities into a single Department of Cannabis Control. This proposal was first announced in January 2020 […]
Bureau Of Cannabis Control Announces Grant Solicitation For Cannabis Equity Grants Program Author: Bureau of Cannabis ControlPublished: Dec 16, 2020Sacramento, CaliforniaSacramento, CA – The Bureau of Cannabis Control, in partnership with the Governor’s Office of Business and Economic Development (GO-Biz), is pleased to announce that the fiscal year 2020-2021 Grant Solicitation for the Cannabis Equity […]
Notice Regarding State Stay-At-Home Order Issued December 3, 2020 Author: Bureau of Cannabis ControlPublished: Dec 04, 2020Sacramento, CaliforniaOn Thursday, December 3, 2020, Governor Gavin Newsom issued a new Stay-at-Home Order to protect the health and well-being of all Californians and to continue facilitating a consistent approach across the state to slow the spread of COVID-19. […]
Cannabis Advisory Committee To Hold Virtual Meeting Author: Bureau of Cannabis ControlPublished: Dec 01, 2020Sacramento, CaliforniaSACRAMENTO – The Bureau of Cannabis Control (Bureau) announced today that the Cannabis Advisory Committee will hold a virtual meeting on Wednesday, December 9, 2020. The agenda for the meeting can be found on to the Bureau’s website at the […]
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