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3 days ago
Trump Grants Clemency To Marijuana Prisoners On Last Day In Office | Marijuana Moment

Read the full list of new marijuana-related pardons and commutations below:

Ferrell Damon Scott – President Trump commuted the sentence of Ferrell Damon Scott. This commutation is supported by former Acting United ... See more

As one of his final acts in the White House, President Trump on Wednesday announced that he has granted clemency to dozens more people with marijuana and drug convictions. The latest batch of pardons and commutations is ... See more

3 days ago
Strange brew medical weed cooking in Thailand

After becoming the first Southeast Asian nation to legalize medical marijuana, Thailand wants to soon treat international tourists with cannabis in health spas using traditional recipes mixing herbs with weed. ... See more

SUPHANBURI – Thailand’s government is treating for free thousands of patients suffering cancer and other illnesses with an until recently illegal brew of marijuana boiled in coconut oil, a concocti…

5 days ago
How Do Edibles Work?

https://rachelburkons.com/2021/01/how-do-edibles-work/
Because THC in edibles follows a longer pathway to the brain than with smoked THC, edibles have a delayed onset, and can take anywhere from 45 minutes to two hours ... See more

How Do Edibles Work? January 12, 2021 Who amongst us has not made a batch of pot brownies, ate a few, waited, didn’t feel anything, and ate some more? And then some more. And then some more. And then oh boy did you ... See more

6 days ago
U.S. Census Bureau Wants To Collect Marijuana Tax Revenue Data From States | Marijuana Moment

www.marijuanamoment.net/u-s-census-bureau-wants-to-collect-marijuana-tax-revenue-data-from-states/

The U.S. Census Bureau has announced that it plans to begin collecting data on marijuana tax revenue generated by state governments around the country. The federal agency tracks state tax data as part of quarterly ... See more

1 week ago
South Dakota: Republican Governor Officially Backing Litigation to Reject Voter-Approved Marijuana Legalization Initiative - NORML

"Whether or not one supports marijuana legalization, Americans should be outraged at these overtly undemocratic tactics.”

1 week ago
www.regulations.gov

Regulators gonna regulate...

A public comment period on the proposed change in the agency’s tax collection policy will be open for 60 days following its official publication in the Federal Register. Interested ... See more

1 week ago
What We Know About Biden's Cabinet on Cannabis | Ganjapreneur

Prohibitionists prohibit, regulators regulate. Neither of which support our rights to whole plant medicine.

Watch out for statements like, "to support Cannabis businesses we will..." or "to reform..." or anytime a ... See more

With Democratic President-Elect Joe Biden set for inauguration next week – and with his party in control of both chambers… Read More

1 week ago
Activists Give Out Free Marijuana To Encourage COVID Vaccination With 'Joints For Jabs' Campaign | Marijuana Moment

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https://www.marijuanamoment.net/activists-give-out-free-marijuana-to-encourage-covid-vaccination-with-joints-for-jabs-campaign/

Activists in Washington, D.C. are announcing plans to hand out free bags of organically grown cannabis outside of coronavirus vaccination centers in the nation’s capital. The “Joints for Jabs” campaign will roll ... See more

1 week ago
Marijuana justice group to give out free weed at COVID-19 vaccination sites

Meanwhile in the District of Columbia...

“We are looking for ways to safely celebrate the end of the pandemic and we know nothing brings people together like ... See more

“We are looking for ways to safely celebrate the end of the pandemic and we know nothing brings people together like cannabis.”

1 week ago
NORML

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Join our Deputy Director Paul Armentano and State Policies Coordinator Carly Wolf as they talk about what's coming down the line in 2021.

Cannabis Education and Events

On Nov. 7th, 2020 Cannabis experts from four states gathered live online to provide insights and share their knowledge about Cannabis history in Hawaii, tourism, appellations and regenerative farming and compliance, federal exemptions for state medical programs, cultivation and more. We share these presentations to educate and raise our collective awareness.

Hawaii Patients Union

Seeking volunteer board members for fund raising, legislative monitoring and Cannabis Bill tracking. 

The Hawaii Patients Union meets on the next first Friday of each month. Join the virtual gathering for fun, insights and virtual seed exchange. Our Annual Board of Director’s meeting is scheduled for Jan. 8th.
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  • 2 Years After Legalizing Cannabis, Has Canada Kept Its Promises? January 23, 2021
    Legal pot has made Canadian justice a little fairer, with “heavily racialized” arrests for possession mostly ending. But vows on amnesty, illicit sales and Indigenous inclusion are works in progress. OTTAWA — When Robert was 18, he was arrested by Montreal’s police for possession of a small amount of hashish, an event that would upend […]
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  • GreenBroz Inc. Launches Innovative Cannabis Pre-Roll Processing Technology January 23, 2021
    PRESS RELEASES Cannabis tech leader partners with RollPros to introduce patent-pending product LAS VEGAS, Jan. 19, 2021 / — GreenBroz Inc., the global leader in cannabis post-harvest processing technology, has announced an exclusive partnership to market, distribute and sell RollPros’ patent-pending technology featured in the Blackbird Rolling Center to the U.S. and Canadian markets. The Blackbird […]
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  • Recreational marijuana sales kick off in Arizona January 23, 2021
    Recreational marijuana sales have started in Arizona, with many of the state’s medical-marijuana dispensaries getting the OK on Friday to open sales to anyone 21 or older. A Harvest Health and Recreation dispensary in Scottsdale got approval at about noon. The staff quickly broke out signs showing where recreational customers would check in, separating them from medical […]
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  • The Effects Of Marijuana Legalization On American Real Estate January 22, 2021
    When America’s real estate history is written, there will be a chapter with the legalization of marijuana as a focal point. I’m a third-generation warehouse owner in Denver, in the state that recreational marijuana was first legalized in, so it’s impossible for me to not be compelled to analyze the spillover effects. In the beginning, […]
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  • Trump gave last-minute clemency to a dozen people convicted of marijuana offenses January 21, 2021
    As more U.S. states legalize marijuana, many Americans are still incarcerated for offenses related to the drug — but 12 of them received last-minute pardons or sentence commutations from President Donald Trump early Wednesday morning. The clemency for the marijuana offenders came amid a wave of Inauguration Day pardons and commutations, including many with close ties to the […]
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  • Does My International Cannabis Business Need to Pay U.S. Federal or State Taxes? January 23, 2021
    We regularly field inquiries from international companies and existing international clients regarding U.S. cannabis business operations. This post and the two that follow will answer questions for foreign cannabis companies regarding when they need to pay U.S. federal and state income taxes, when they need to register a U.S. business entity, and what options are […]
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  • California Agencies Win Discovery Stay in Hemp Destruction Dispute January 22, 2021
    Back in April 2020, Apothio sued the County of Kern and the California Department of Fish and Wildlife, alleging that in October 2019, state and county law enforcement agents entered its farm fields and ordered the destruction of 500 acres of hemp crops worth approximately $1 billion. Apothio claims the agencies’ search warrant was defective […]
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  • Medical Cannabis is Fully Legal in Mexico: Now What? January 21, 2021
    On Thursday, January 28, we will be hosting a FREE hour-long webinar discussing the business side of medical and recreational cannabis in Mexico. REGISTER TODAY!   In our last post, we alerted you on the publication of the new Regulations on Sanitary Control for the Production, Research and Medical Use of Cannabis and Its Pharmacological Derivatives (the “Medical Regulations”). In […]
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  • Washington Cannabis: What to Watch for in 2021 January 20, 2021
    Because this is the beginning of the year, and because I have had many clients ask me about the status of Washington’s cannabis market lately, I wanted to weigh in on my predictions for Washington cannabis developments in 2021. WSLCB Rules Even though we would consider Washington’s marijuana market quite mature when compared to many […]
    Jonathan Bench
  • USDA Hemp Final Rule: Hits and Misses January 19, 2021
    Last Friday, January 15th, the U.S. Department of Agriculture (the “USDA”) announced today’s publication of its hemp production final rule in the Federal Register, which will go into effect on March 22, 2021. This final rule builds on the interim final rule (the “IFR”) that was published on October 31, 2019. It includes revisions based […]
    Nathalie Bougenies
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  • Cannabis Consultation Visit Request: Process and Information January 6, 2021
    The Washington State Liquor and Cannabis Board (WSLCB) recognizes that cooperative partnerships with licensees that emphasize the exchange of information and assistance before the imposition of penalties is key to mutual success. The agency strives to provide all licensees with the necessary knowledge and tools to achieve greater compliance with state laws and rules. To […]
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  • 2020 Rules January 4, 2021
    Emergency Rules (WAC 314-12) – General – Applicable to all Licensees (Effective November 18, 2020) Notice to Stakeholders Memorandum
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  • 2019 Rules January 4, 2021
      Spirits Distributor License Fees (Effective January 1, 2020) Concise Explanatory Statement Rules - WSR 19-21-002 FAQ  
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  • LCB suspends liquor license of Koko’s Bartini in Kennewick January 4, 2021
    Suspension for repeated COVID-19 violations and refusal to comply within 24-hour period
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  • LCB suspends liquor license of Koko’s Bartini in Kennewick January 1, 2021
    Suspension for repeated COVID-19 violations and refusal to comply within 24-hour period
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  • Statements December 31, 2020
    RCW 34.05.230 provides a framework for interpretive and policy statements, and provides a way for a person to request the conversion of an interpretive or policy statement into rule.
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  • Policy Statements December 31, 2020
    Policy Statements are agency-level documents declaring plans or intentions of an agency. Policies are difference from procedures, standard operating procedures, or guidance because they apply to the entire organization and are primarily intended to set direction. In contrast, procedures or guidelines typically include specific instructions used to accomplish defined tasks that may be described in […]
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  • Interpretive Statements December 31, 2020
    Interpretive Statements do not have the force and effect of law. They are explanatory documents intended to convey the Washington State Liquor and Cannabis Board’s interpretation of law and regulation as it existed at the time the statement is issued. Current interpretive statements are advisory only.
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  • 2022 January Board Schedule and Information December 22, 2020
    (Note - agendas are subject to change to accommodate LCB business needs) Week 1   Week 2   Week 3   Week 4  
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RSS California Cannabis Portal
  • Notice Regarding Billboard Advertisements on Interstate and State Highways January 22, 2021
    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 […]
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  • Cannabis Licensing Authorities Notice Proposed Regulations To Provide Greater Access To Financial Services For Licensees January 15, 2021
    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 […]
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  • Cannabis Licensing Authorities Consolidation Part Of Governor’s Proposed State Budget January 8, 2021
    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 […]
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  • Bureau Of Cannabis Control Announces Grant Solicitation For Cannabis Equity Grants Program December 16, 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 […]
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  • Notice Regarding State Stay-At-Home Order Issued December 3, 2020 December 5, 2020
    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. […]
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  • Cannabis Advisory Committee To Hold Virtual Meeting December 1, 2020
    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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  • Bureau Of Cannabis Control Announces New API For License Search Data November 17, 2020
    Bureau Of Cannabis Control Announces New API For License Search Data Author: Bureau of Cannabis ControlPublished: Nov 17, 2020Sacramento, CaliforniaSACRAMENTO – The Bureau of Cannabis Control (Bureau) announced today the launch of a new Application Programming Interface (API). The API allows stakeholders to obtain license data that can be integrated into their own software. Users […]
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  • Bureau Of Cannabis Control Announces Public University Research Grant Funding Recipients November 14, 2020
    Bureau Of Cannabis Control Announces Public University Research Grant Funding Recipients Author: Bureau of Cannabis ControlPublished: Nov 13, 2020Sacramento, CaliforniaSACRAMENTO – The Bureau of Cannabis Control (Bureau) announced today that it has awarded $29,950,494 in public university research grant funding to universities across California. “The research conducted through these public university grants will provide critical […]
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  • Bureau of Cannabis Control has decided to postpone notification for grant recipients November 6, 2020
    Bureau of Cannabis Control has decided to postpone notification for grant recipients Author: Bureau of Cannabis ControlPublished: Nov 06, 2020Sacramento, CaliforniaOn September 17, the Bureau of Cannabis Control (Bureau) announced a Request for Proposals for university research grants for public universities in California. The Bureau has $30 million to be disbursed for research projects related […]
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  • Cannabis Advisory Committee To Hold Virtual Meeting October 28, 2020
    Cannabis Advisory Committee To Hold Virtual Meeting Author: Bureau of Cannabis ControlPublished: Oct 28, 2020Sacramento, CaliforniaSACRAMENTO – The Bureau of Cannabis Control (Bureau) announced today that the Cannabis Advisory Committee will hold a virtual meeting on Friday, October 30, 2020. The focal point of the meeting will be to discuss and provide recommendations for consolidating […]
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