Collectives

Oregon Releases Medical Marijuana Collective Inspection Information

Oregon Releases Medical Marijuana Collective Inspection Information

The Oregon Health Authority has released its medical marijuana dispensary inspection reports.  Since May, the OHA has inspected 58 medical marijuana dispensaries and found a wide range of violations,...
Medical Marijuana Applications Available in Illinois

Medical Marijuana Applications Available in Illinois

Illinois has now posted application forms for people wishing to take part in the state’s newly approved medical marijuana program as patients, caregivers, growers, and dispensary owners.  While the...
Nevada Officially Legalizes Sale of Medical Marijuana

Nevada Officially Legalizes Sale of Medical Marijuana

On Tuesday, the sale, growing, testing, and taxing of medical marijuana officially became legal in Nevada.  Despite the fact that the state’s new medical marijuana plan is in place,...
Medical Marijuana Dispensaries Headed to Las Vegas

Medical Marijuana Dispensaries Headed to Las Vegas

On Wednesday, the Las Vegas City Council voted to allow medical marijuana dispensaries within the city.  Council staff will now create final regulations for dispensaries that will be brought...
Medical Marijuana Dispensaries Could Be Headed to Hawaii

Medical Marijuana Dispensaries Could Be Headed to Hawaii

On Wednesday, Hawaii House Speaker Joe Souki spoke out in favor of legalizing medical marijuana dispensaries in the Aloha state, calling the lack of places to legally purchase medical...
San Jose Begins Crackdown on Medical Marijuana Businesses

San Jose Begins Crackdown on Medical Marijuana Businesses

On Tuesday, the San Jose City Council voted 8-3 to support a package of medical marijuana business-related laws that they will take a final vote on in March.  In...
Medical Marijuana Dispensaries Could be Coming to Santa Monica

Medical Marijuana Dispensaries Could be Coming to Santa Monica

The city of Santa Monica, Ca. could see two medical marijuana dispensaries moving in next year. The Zoning Draft Ordinance regarding medical marijuana collectives was released last week. The...
Oregon Legalizes Medical Marijuana Collectives

Oregon Legalizes Medical Marijuana Collectives

Last week, Oregon Governor John Kitzhaber signed a bill legalizing medical marijuana dispensaries.  The state has had illegal collectives for years, which have operated in a legal gray area. ...
Massachusetts Medical Marijuana Program Receives Over 100 Applications

Massachusetts Medical Marijuana Program Receives Over 100 Applications

Yesterday marked the deadline for hopeful entrepreneurs to submit their applications to open a medical marijuana dispensary to the Massachusetts Department of Health.  Over 100 applicants submitted the application–...
Medical Marijuana Dispensaries Legalized in Oregon

Medical Marijuana Dispensaries Legalized in Oregon

Oregon voters legalized medical marijuana in 1998, but the legislation only allowed patients to grow for themselves or a designated caregiver to grow their medicine for them.  Now, Governor...