When marijuana is legal in Canada, Americans are expected to flock.

BLAINE, Wash. – Recreational marijuana has been legal here in Washington state since 2014. Adults just a few miles away in Canada also will be able to legally buy and smoke marijuana for pleasure starting in October. The post: When marijuana is legal in Canada, Americans are expected to flock. But the border, and US […]

Hickenlooper vetoes bill for marijuana “tasting rooms”

Colorado Gov. John Hickenlooper on Monday vetoed a bill that would have created licensed marijuana “tasting rooms” in Colorado — in what would have been a first-in-the-nation endeavor. The post Hickenlooper vetoes bill that would have allowed first-in-the-nation marijuana “tasting rooms” appeared first on The Cannabist. Original source: https://www.thecannabist.co/2018/06/04/hickenlooper-vetoes-bill-that-would-have-allowed-first-in-the-nation-marijuana-tasting-rooms/104526/

Marijuana “tasting rooms” Bill Vetoed

Colorado Gov. John Hickenlooper on Monday vetoed a bill that would have created licensed marijuana “tasting rooms” in Colorado — in what would have been a first-in-the-nation endeavor. The post Hickenlooper vetoes bill that would have allowed first-in-the-nation marijuana “tasting rooms” appeared first on The Cannabist. Original source: https://www.thecannabist.co/2018/06/04/hickenlooper-vetoes-bill-that-would-have-allowed-first-in-the-nation-marijuana-tasting-rooms/104526/ [AMAZONPRODUCTS asin=”B00VQCJ8R2″]

Denver seeks to revoke Cheba Hut liquor license following 4/20 event

The city of Denver’s Department of Excise and Licenses is considering suspending or revoking the liquor license of Cheba Hut’s store at 638 E. The post Denver seeks to revoke Cheba Hut liquor license following 4/20 event appeared first on The Cannabist. Original source: https://www.thecannabist.co/2018/06/04/denver-seeks-to-revoke-cheba-hut-liquor-license-following-4-20-event/104529/ [AMAZONPRODUCTS asin=”B00VQCJ8R2″]

Colorado names new director to oversee marijuana in the state

Dominique Mendiola has been named the new Colorado Director of Marijuana Coordination. The post: Colorado names new director to oversee marijuana in the state appeared first on The Cannabist. Original source: https://www.thecannabist.co/2018/07/05/colorado-names-new-director-to-oversee-marijuana-in-the-state/104576/ [AMAZONPRODUCTS asin=”B00VQCJ8R2″]

Colorado Pot Shop Opens Nation’s First Drive-Thru Dispensary

Drive-Thru Marijuana Dispensary Just when you thought you’ve seen everything, someone takes the pot industry to a higher level. This is the first drive-through of its kind. There are security cameras everywhere. You have to wear a security badge to get in this room. And supporters say this is not that much different than a […]

School Nurses Can Treat Students With Medical Marijuana

Colorado law already permitted parents to give their children medical marijuana at school, usually to treat seizures. The new law signed this week by Gov. The post School nurses can treat students with medical marijuana, thanks to law green-lit by Gov. Hickenlooper appeared first on The Cannabist. Original source: https://www.thecannabist.co/2018/06/05/school-nurses-can-treat-students-with-medical-marijuana-thanks-to-law-green-lit-by-gov-hickenlooper/104532/   [AMAZONPRODUCTS asin=”B00VQCJ8R2″]

Longmont announces pot shop picks

Longmont officials on Monday announced the four businesses that will be permitted to operate retail marijuana sales establishments within the city limits. The post Longmont announces pot shop picks appeared first on The Cannabist. Original source: https://www.thecannabist.co/2018/07/02/longmont-announces-pot-shop-picks/104573/   [AMAZONPRODUCTS asin=”B00VQCJ8R2″]

How Does Marijuana Work?

Marijuana is in the headlines lately as more and more states approve the use of pot on some level, either decriminalizing it or making it legal for medical use. It’s been used to reduce nausea in chemotherapy patients as well as treating pain, muscle spasms, and seizures.

Marijuana industry needs protection from federal enforcement policies

Last week, Denver Mayor Michael Hancock – a former opponent of legalizing marijuana in Colorado – rallied colleagues from other cities to form a coalition supporting a bill introduced by Republican U.S. The post Marijuana industry needs protection from federal enforcement policies appeared first on The Cannabist. Original source: https://www.thecannabist.co/2018/07/02/marijuana-industry-needs-protection-from-federal-enforcement-policies/104570/   [AMAZONPRODUCTS asin=”B00VQCJ8R2″]