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August 10, 2022

Colorado: Licensed Marijuana Retailers Compliant with Minimum Age Restrictions

“Regulation works. Unregulated marijuana providers don’t ask for or check for ID, but licensed businesses most certainly do.” The post Colorado: Licensed Marijuana Retailers Compliant with Minimum Age Restrictions appeared first on NORML. This article originally appears: Colorado: Licensed Marijuana Retailers Compliant with Minimum Age Restrictions
August 10, 2022

Newest Legalization Effort in Florida Receives $5 Million in Support

A legalization campaign recently launched by Smart & Safe Florida has garnered the support of medical cannabis company Trulieve and Grammy-nominated country music group, The Bellamy Brothers. Trulieve has donated $5 million to the effort that could lead to a measure on the 2024 ballots. According to Trulieve CEO Kim […]
August 10, 2022

Michigan’s Top Cannabis Regulator Stepping Down

The official overseeing Michigan’s cannabis regulatory arm who has helped shape the state’s nascent recreational pot market is leaving his post. Andrew Brisbo, who has served as executive director of the Michigan Cannabis Regulatory Agency since 2019, will be leaving the role to take a new position at the state’s […]
August 10, 2022

Spice, K2 Use Falls in States With Legal Weed, Study Shows

Toxic exposure to dangerous drugs that mimic the structure and effects of THC fell in states that legalized cannabis, according to a new study—confirming the idea that nature knows best, and that cannabis is far safer (and more popular) than spice. It’s not the leaf matter, but the powdered drug […]
August 10, 2022

Cyberattack Leaves Ontario Cannabis Store Unable to Fill Orders

Ontario’s only wholesaler and online retailer of legal cannabis is unable to process orders or make deliveries to weed shops and consumers after one of its technology partners was hit by a cyberattack. The Ontario Cannabis Store announced the shutdown on Monday following the August 5 cyberattack on the parent […]
August 9, 2022

$100K of Weed, Inventory Stolen at Gunpoint From Oakland Dispensary

Suspects are still at-large after C.R.A.F.T. Cannabis in Oakland in California was robbed at gunpoint and about $100,000 in product was stolen. Making things worse, eyewitnesses say it took hours for police to arrive at the scene—once everything was taken and the damage had already been done. In the early […]
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