It's Official: Massachusetts Retail starts Tuesday!!! Two marijuana stores in Massachusetts were given the green light Friday to begin selling to recreational customers next week, making them the first commercial pot shops in the eastern United States. Both stores, one located in Northampton and the other in Leicester, said they would open Tuesday morning after the … [Read more...] about Are You Making A Trip North to Massachusetts?
Alcohol or Cannabis, why do we need to choose? See... Alcohol and Cannabis do not necessarily need to be at odds. They don't necessarily compliment each other, but that doesn't mean consumers don't partake in both. It's a smart move on the behalf of The Wine and Spirits Wholesalers of America not to isolate their consumers. Just sayin'. -Dabbin Dad For the … [Read more...] about First Alcohol Association Supports Recreational Marijuana
Recently I experienced my first legal recreational cannabis purchase. I know, I know. I'm late to the game from an advocate perspective, but I've never felt the need to make a special trip. Born and raised on the east coast, I was interested to see what we could soon expect. Let me tell you the sky does not fall and there isn't a low lying cloud of cannabis smoke … [Read more...] about Recreational Cannabis Experience
CT's 5th Annual Marijuana March - Fighting for Legalization in CT This past Saturday, I decided to wake up early to support and spread the truth of cannabis in Hartford. We set up just outside the State Capitol in Bushnell Park to fighting for legalization in CT. The general assembly was in session, trying to figure out the financial budget crisis Connecticut is currently … [Read more...] about Fighting for Legalization
Public Hearing in Hartford for H.B. 5314 Today we can start making history in the state of Connecticut by spreading the truth of cannabis aka marijuana. The Committee for Public Health is hosting the first of two public hearings concerning House Bill 5314. The meeting is scheduled at the Legislative Office Building, Room 2C in Hartford, CT. … [Read more...] about CT H.B. 5314
Recreational Marijuana on Connecticut Legislature’s Agenda This is exciting. I'm interested to see how this legislation proceeds. Yes, you read that correctly, there is Recreational Marijuana on Connecticut Legislature’s Agenda. Gov. Dannel Malloy has been vocal against recreational legalization of cannabis in the state. Not only was there one bill submitted by State Senate … [Read more...] about In The News – Recreational Marijuana on Connecticut Legislature’s Agenda
Come on CT, you know what to do....and I'm not suggesting adding toll booths..... Colorado and Washington, the first two states to legalize marijuana for recreational use in the U.S., have brought in about $200 million in tax revenue, collectively. And the revenue is already benefiting the states and their residents. “Our philosophy has been that marijuana pays its own … [Read more...] about In The News – RECREATIONAL MARIJUANA STATES BROUGHT IN $200M IN TAXES
Could you ever see Connecticut police doing something like this if recreational marijuana hit the state? Check out this very creative way by the Portland, OR police to visualize comparing the legal limits for weed. As of June 1st, Oregon’s Measure 91 allows adults 21 and older to posses up to one ounce of marijuana outside the home, eight ounces in the house, and four pot … [Read more...] about Odds & Ends – How Much Weed Is Legal To Carry In Portland, OR? Use A Doughnut for scale?