America’s western marijuana market is currently undergoing a massive culture shift. The main actors? None other than Arizona and New Mexico, two neighboring states that share more than just the desert landscape – building a cannabis empire from the ground up, uniting medical and recreational marijuana, and paving the way …
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Pennsylvania’s Confusing Drug Testing Laws – What Will Happen to My Job?
Although Pennsylvania’s MMP has been around for almost five years now, medical cannabis still has a ways to go. While many of its neighbors are actively striving for easier access to medical marijuana, Pennsylvania is still adamant in confusing its patient community with its contradictory drug testing laws.
The common …
OMMA’s New Regulations Face Legal Scrutiny – What Comes Next?
The ever-expanding Oklahoma Medical Marijuana Authority (OMMA) has recently been the subject of legal scrutiny following its new rules and regulations.
It all started with OMMA’s attempt at an accelerated implementation of the Metrc cannabis track and trace system into the state program’s database. Okmulgee county business representative Beau Zoellner decided …
New Jersey Drug Laws in Full Expansion – Medical Marijuana, Social Equity, And Worker’s Compensation
Continuing to be a role model for the East Coast marijuana industry, the recent improvements to the New Jersey drug laws highlight the Garden State’s exceptional commitment to the betterment of US cannabis.
This comes in the form of dual state-level action – with the New Jersey Supreme Court ruling …
The Long-Term Effects of Smokable Hemp Flower in the U.S.
In a year of country-wide evolution, owning a medical marijuana business has never looked more promising. Among the noteworthy events in the medical cannabis industry, 2021’s smokable hemp flower reform has caught our attention. This bill aims to improve three distinct medical marijuana programs that we are actively monitoring: Minnesota,
Eyes on the Prize – Delaware’s Dispensary Locations on the Rise
Is Delaware’s Marijuana Legalization on the Horizon?
Coming a long way from its humble beginnings in 2015, the First State’s medical marijuana market has seen increasingly higher sales with every year – earning a remarkable $27 million revenue in 2020, with projected sales for 2021 coming in at $37 million. And …
The Panakeia Strain and Its Incredible Impact – Why CBG is the New CBD
Updated on December 16, 2022. Medical content reviewed by Dr. Shatha Atiya. The time-old THC/CBD balance of marijuana medication has been thrown a curveball. Enter the Panakeia strain and its high...
New House Bills Could Drastically change Medical Marijuana in Texas
Before its legislative session ends in less than two weeks, the Texas Senate has the opportunity to pass two pivotal house bills which would make a world of difference for its medical marijuana patient community.
Fostering Inclusivity: Texas Compassionate Use Program
House Bill 1535 would greatly expand upon the Texas …
Connecticut’s Legalization Bill Reaches a Decisive Point – This Year or Next Year?
As the Connecticut 2021 Legislative session is nearing its end on June 9th, a surprising turn of events resulted in governor Ned Lamont’s adult-use legalization bill being approved by the Connecticut State Judiciary Committee.
With great odds of success, but facing a literal race against time, the bill is likely …
Marijuana Market Round-up – Week of March 5th
New Jersey will have its 2-week anniversary of legalizing adult-use marijuana come Monday. Virginia’s plans for legalization have been frozen in time for the next three years. And America’s consumption of cannabis products is at an all-time high. All that and more in this week’s marijuana market round-up.
New Jersey’s Recreational Marijuana Bill and its Fascinating Journey to Legalization
New Jersey’s recent relationship with cannabis has been … complicated, to say the least. Ever since November’s overwhelming majority vote to legalize recreational marijuana all around the Garden State, its associated bill has taken a confusing and long-winded journey through the world of American legalese. A journey that, as of
Missouri’s New Dispensaries – The Future of Cannabis in the Midwest?
January has been a very productive month for the medical marijuana industry. As more and more cities in Missouri are now housing easy-to-access marijuana dispensaries, one question has been on the minds of our patients: Will the other Midwest states soon follow in Missouri’s footsteps of MMJ normalization?
The three …