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Tag Archives: Marijuana Blog

By | January 6, 2015

Seattle City Attorney Pushes for Marijuana Enforcenment

Seattle City Attorney Pete Holmes sent out a memo on Monday, January 5, addressing the need for regulation and clarification of Washington State’s medical marijuana dispensaries. “If you’re a commercial (medical-marijuana) operation lacking a 502 license (Initiative 502), it’s...

By | December 18, 2014

Neighboring States Sueing Colorado Over Marijuana Tourism

When Colorado legalized retail marijuana, the state had an expectation that marijuana tourism would play a factor in sales. By some estimates, as much as 70% of marijuana sales are made by vacationers from out of state. While shop...

By | December 10, 2014

Marijuana Legalization Halted in D.C. by Congress

Many marijuana advocates were hoping D.C. would become the first place on the east coast to fully legalize marijuana, when the voters in D.C. approved the marijuana initiative in November by a nearly 2-to-1 margin. A republican ran congress...

By | December 9, 2014

Fixing Marijuana in Washington

While marijuana policies are continuing proliferate across the United States, it seems that the Washington was has stumbled by introducing I-502 before having a regulation policy for medical marijuana in the state. Fixing marijuana policy and regulations in Washington...

By | December 5, 2014

Tax Revenue Takes Lions Share of Retial Marijuana Profits

The launch of retail marijuana in Washington has been rough to say the least. Applications overwhelmed the Washington State Liquor Control Board, forcing a lottery that gave retail marijuana licenses to luckiest business owners instead of the most qualified....

By | December 3, 2014

Seattle Mayor Proposes Medical Marijuana Regulations

After Washington State Legislators had several failed attempts over the years trying to pass regulation legislation for medical marijuana, Seattle Mayor Ed Murray has published a Proposed Marijuana Regulatory License for medical marijuana operations. The Proposed Marijuana Regulatory License...

By | November 19, 2014

Washington Marijuana Farmer Auctions Off 300 Pounds of Dried Flower

For the next few years, we can expect a lot of firsts to pop up in the marijuana industry. A new addition to that lists of firsts, is the first ever legal marijuana auction. Fireweed Farms in Prosser, WA...

By | November 19, 2014

93 Year Old and Her Son Try Marijuana for the First Time

To say that the public opinion concerning marijuana has swayed over the last few years would be an understatement. With a vote to legalize marijuana in Oregon and Alaska this year, and Washington and Colorado over a year ago,...

By | November 13, 2014

3rd Annual Marijuana Business Conference Sold Out

The 3rd Annual Marijuana Business Conference & Expo sold out early this morning. The industry convention is being held in Las Vegas this year and was originally planned to host 1,500 participants. That number increased to 2,000 when registration...

By | November 12, 2014

Veterans find Compassion in Medical Marijuana

Veterans Day has a way of bringing to light the many issues that our veterans face after they’ve returned home from the front-lines. Medical marijuana has long been known for it’s therapeutic qualities and used by veterans and soldiers,...