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These States Classify Cannabis Businesses "Essential" During COVID-19

 Recreational Cannabis Businesses Operate During the COVID-19 Lockdown

As news of the coronavirus grew earlier this month, 30 U.S. states and the District of Columbia have issued strict “stay-at-home” orders. Medical and recreational cannabis sales are still permitted in most of those states, but some orders are unclear. As COVID-19 worsens, will the recreational cannabis industry stay open? (Note:...

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Smoking medical marijuana in now legal in Florida?

Michigan In Need of Feedback to Create Rules and Regulations for Recreational Use
You heard that right!  It's been a long time in the making. Back in 2016, Floridians voted in favor of a constitutional amendment to allow medical marijuana. However, the then Governor Rick Scott signed a law back in 2017 that banned marijuana smoking in all forms. 
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Scientists Claim Cannabis Can Affect Fertility for Both Men and Women

Scientists Claim Cannabis Can Affect Fertility for Both Men and Women

Scientists Claim Cannabis Can Affect Fertility for Both Men and WomenThe legalization of marijuana could mean a reduction in fertility rates, regardless of whether men or women partake. Canadian Medical Association Journal found evidence that suggested the psychoactive drug within current marijuana packaging, tetrahydrocannabinol could be the culprit. According to...

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Michigan In Need of Feedback to Create Rules and Regulations for Recreational Use

Michigan In Need of Feedback to Create Rules and Regulations for Recreational Use

Michigan In Need of Feedback to Create Rules and Regulations for Recreational Use

 

The state of Michigan has until December to come up with rules and regulations so they can begin to hand out licenses for the recreational sale of marijuana. The Michigan Department of Licensing and Regulatory Affairs is looking for volunteers to help with developing these rules and regulations that will govern the recreational market. Commercial sales of marijuana are expected to start early next year, and recreational use will be available for those who are at least 21. Back in November, voters approved the ballot proposal to legalizes the use, possession and licensed sales of recreational marijuana.  People will also be able to grow up to 12 plants each. 

Michigan’s Marijuana Work Groups 

The Bureau of Marijuana Regulation, a division of the Department of Licensing and Regulatory Affairs is organizing four stakeholder work groups.  One of the groups that the state will work with includes people who already have a license for medical marijuana businesses and would like to expand into the recreational market. The medical marijuana businesses that have state licenses will have first dibs on the recreational licenses. 

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Benefits of Vaping vs. Smoking Weed

Vaping has become a popular way to consume marijuana. While many states across the country have legalized medical marijuana in various forms, some of those states have very strict regulations. In certain states, the smoking of marijuana is still illegal while other delivery systems are acceptable, like oils and ointments....

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What Do Tariffs on Chinese Imports Mean for Your Cannabis Business?

What Do Tariffs on Chinese Imports Mean for Your Cannabis Business?

Have you been following the news on the tariffs that the U.S. has levied against goods imported from China? More importantly, what do these tariffs mean for you specifically? While the true magnitude of the tariffs’ impact can only be speculated, especially in the wake of talks between the U.S....

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