Tag: law

Kratoms legality in Canada? Mitragyna Speciosa Status & Laws

Mitragyna Speciosa, also called Kratom, is a debatable mind changing drug originated naturally, which is utilized and showcased as a healthful or potential dietary enhancement. If taken in low portion, Kratom provides a stimulant impact but, at high proportion, it produces comparable impacts to that of morphine. We are quite aware that Kratom works at the narcotic receptors, modifies the…

Gov’t Canada Releases Regulations for Edible Cannabis, Extracts & Topicals

No doubt the industry is going into high-gear as the Canadian government finally releases it’s regulations for edible cannabis, cannabis extracts & cannabis topicals. Here’s the types of cannabis products and proposed regulations associated with each including Edible cannabis (eating or drinking), Cannabis extract (ingesting), Cannabis extract (inhaling) & Cannabis Topical (applying to skin, hair, nails).  CBD and THC infused…

Buddle: The New Way To Do Cannabis Law Says MyShingle.com

Here’s the piece How One Woman-Owned Cannabis Law Company Defies Everything We Thought We Knew About the Future of Law When it comes to the topic of the future of law, there are nay-sayers – those who insist that computers will never replace them and they-sayers. As in, they say that access to justice  solutions are impossible with outside law firm ownership.”…

Washington Legislators Approve Bill Expunging 69,000 Cannabis Convictions

Ganjapreneur report… The bill, which originated in the Senate, passed the House in a 69-29 vote on Tuesday and now returns to the Senate for the reconciliation of one amendment added by state representatives. The House amendment specifies that the bill would also apply to misdemeanor cannabis convictions resulted from municipal rules in addition to those charges brought under state law.  …

Nevada’s Dept Of Taxation Issues Closure Notice For Two Dispensaries Running Under CW Nevada Brand

Is the dream is over before its started ?   The Las Vegas Review Journal  writes……..The Nevada Department of Taxation shut two of CWNevada’s three dispensaries as the cannabis company struggles to pay the government, workers and creditors. The news spurred creditors to file an emergency motion to impose a receiver over CWNevada, one of the largest cannabis companies in…

OK Roots Vs Oklahoma Roots

Oklahoma’s K Four reports POTTAWATOMIE CO., Okla. – The fight between two medical marijuana dispensaries is getting ugly. Now, in the middle of a lawsuit, the owners of one store got kicked to the curb. The owners of OK Roots are the defendants in the trademark lawsuit. Their landlord evicted them for allegedly smoking marijuana inside their store, and now they’ve set…

Oregon lawmakers reject plan to restrict recreational cannabis supply

The  report goes on to say State Michael Dembrow, a Democrat from Portland, said oversupply has left the state with enough marijuana to last nearly seven years. He said managing the amount of marijuana produced could prevent the product from slipping into the black market. Senate Minority Leader Herman Baertschiger Jr., a Republican, said the state should instead let the…

Mnuchin Tells House Financial Services Committee He Will Look At Cannabis .. Promise !

Marijuana Moment reports Treasury Secretary Steven Mnuchin pledged on Tuesday to take a look at a banking bill that would enable financial institutions to service cannabis businesses. While the official said he’s not familiar with the legislation, he acknowledged that the existing system—which leaves many marijuana companies operating on a largely cash-only basis—is a “significant issue.” “I’m not going to…

Health Canada Announces Proposed Regulations for Cannabis Edibles, Extracts, and Topicals

by Eric Vengroff, Financial Analyst December 20, 2018 – Health Canada released its proposed regulations for cannabis products that currently are not available for sale in legal channels in Canada, namely edibles, extracts (inhaled or ingested), beverages, and topical creams or patches.  The focus clearly appears to be on the THC content, and places conservative THC content limits on these…

Details on Ontario’s New Private Cannabis Retail Lottery

Details on Ontario’s New Private Cannabis Retail Lottery By Whitney Abrams | December 14, 2018 Since the AGCO’s first announcement about the private retail process in Ontario, aspiring private cannabis retailers in Ontario anxiously awaited December 17th, the day upon which the AGCO formerly stated it would release its application process.  On December 13, just before “application release day” the…

Trump ousts Jeff Sessions as attorney general

By Jeff Smith, Marijuana Business Daily   U.S Attorney General Jeff Sessions, who less than a year ago stunned the marijuana industry by ripping up Obama-era protections for state-legal MJ businesses, has been forced out by President Trump. The development could ease industry concerns that the Department of Justice will unleash a crackdown on state-legal marijuana businesses – though much will…