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  1. Ron Strider

    CA: Cannabis Sellers Must Register With CDTFA

    Individuals planning to sell cannabis or cannabis products beginning Jan. 1, 2018, must register with the California Department of Tax and Fee Administration (CDTFA) for a seller's permit. Cannabis cultivators, processors, manufacturers, retailers, microbusinesses and distributors who make...
  2. Ron Strider

    WA: Colville Tribe's First Hemp Harvest Is A Success, Officials Say

    With the first year crop, the Colville Tribes’ hemp research project was to see how it would grow on the reservation, Colville Tribes’ Natural Resources director Cody Desautel said at the 2017 General Membership Meeting in Keller, Oct. 14. After harvesting two weeks ago, consultant Doug Fine...
  3. Ron Strider

    CA: Cannabis Working Group Votes For Special Use Permits

    The members of the Plumas County Cannabis Working group have decided that if a Plumas County citizen wants to grow cannabis, he or she must apply for a Special Use Permit (SUP). At its regular meeting Oct. 19, the group reiterated that decision for all zones, excluding all residential zones...
  4. Ron Strider

    PA: Rebuked, Ex-Wolf Adviser Suspends Sale Of Marijuana Company

    A politically connected medical marijuana grower has suspended its effort to sell itself for $20 million after the Wolf administration threatened to revoke its cultivation permit. The Inquirer first reported Oct. 3 that Franklin Labs LLC – chaired by Gov. Wolf's former adviser John Hanger –...
  5. Ron Strider

    PA: Wolf Admin Threatens To Revoke Former Adviser's Marijuana Permit

    The Wolf administration is threatening to revoke the permit of a politically-connected company which has attempted to sell its license to grow cannabis for $20 million. The Inquirer first reported Oct. 3 that Franklin Labs LLC, headed by former Wolf adviser John Hanger, was circulating a...
  6. Ron Strider

    CA: New Cannabis Taxes Begin January 1, 2018

    If you sell cannabis or cannabis products, you must register with the California Department of Tax and Fee Administration (CDTFA) for a seller's permit. Cannabis cultivators, processors, manufacturers, retailers, microbusinesses, and distributors making sales are required to obtain and maintain...
  7. Ron Strider

    PA: Want To Grow Marijuana? Company Selling Permit For $20M

    For sale: One never-used permit to grow medical marijuana in the state of Pennsylvania. Includes a turnkey operation with a 47,000-square-foot former beverage warehouse in Reading outfitted with state-of-the-art cultivation pods and hash-oil processing equipment. Price: $20 million. Rumors...
  8. Ron Strider

    Patients Lose As Cannabis Industry Barters For Zoning In Pennsylvania

    A pay-to-play system has developed between state-licensed cannabis operators and municipal governments across the country for local zoning. The same model has quickly materialized in Pennsylvania, and now one town has gone too far. Muhlenberg Township in Berks County was trying to squeeze a...
  9. Ron Strider

    PA: Fight Erupts Over Medical Marijuana Licenses

    A weed war is brewing between two companies that sought permits to open a medical marijuana growing facility in Scranton. BrightStar BioMedics claims its competitor, Pennsylvania Medical Solutions, misled Pennsylvania regulators about a criminal investigation into its parent company...
  10. Ron Strider

    CA: San Bernardino's First Marijuana Dispensary Permit To Flesh Showgirls Strip Club

    San Bernardino's first licensed marijuana dispensary may share an address with its only strip club. More than nine months after residents voted to allow medical cannabis businesses in town, city officials have approved a dispensary permit for the location now occupied by Flesh Showgirls...
  11. Ron Strider

    CA: Cannabis Business Permit Applications Triple In Sonoma County

    The number of applicants seeking permits for cannabis projects in Sonoma County nearly tripled this week, as those interested in legitimizing or launching cannabis businesses rushed to file before Sept. 1 when the county began applying costly land-use penalty fees. The flurry boosted the...
  12. Ron Strider

    CA: Arcata Considers Permits For Two Cannabis Factories In Marijuana Innovation Zone

    The Arcata Planning Commission will consider next week issuing permits to two separate cannabis manufacturing business that want to operate in the city's Medical Marijuana Innovation Zone. Humboldt Harvest Wellness is seeking a Medical Commercial Cannabis Facility Use Permit to operate a...
  13. Ron Strider

    CA: Thousands Apply For Cannabis Permits In Emerald Triangle, Few In Sonoma County

    In California's famed Emerald Triangle marijuana growing region, cannabis farmers by the thousands have stepped out of the shadows to apply for permission to do business in state's newly regulated marketplace. The rush of applicants, totaling nearly 3,000 between Humboldt and Mendocino...
  14. Ron Strider

    CA: Medical Cannabis Dispensary At UJ's Site Wins Approval

    The Planning Commission has approved a permit to allow a medical marijuana dispensary to set up in the location of UJ's Restaurant on Pacific Avenue. The action, which was unanimous, was taken during a meeting Thursday night. Other actions included denying a general alcohol permit to a...
  15. Ron Strider

    PA: More Entities Appeal Medical Marijuana Permit Denials

    At least three of six entities seeking medical marijuana permits from the state Department of Health in Schuylkill County have appealed their denials. TheraBloom Inc. has appealed the denial by the DOH for their application for a medical marijuana grower/processor permit. Alexander van...
  16. Ron Strider

    HI: Permit Allows State To Import Hemp Seed, Develop Hawaii-Specific Line

    After months of delay, the state Department of Agriculture is moving forward with its goal of developing a line of Hawaii hemp seeds and an eventual statewide hemp industry. The department received its import registration permit from the state Drug Enforcement Agency earlier this month, after...
  17. Ron Strider

    PA: Questions About Marijuana Permit

    There are questions about the company awarded a permit to grow medical marijuana in Scranton. Two former executives face felony charges, accused of smuggling marijuana oil between two states. Newswatch 16 has learned the company that got the permit to grow medical marijuana in Scranton did...
  18. Ron Strider

    CA: Supervisors Consider Conflict Potential In Cannabis Contracts

    Humboldt County is hiring consulting firms to assist its commercial marijuana permitting process and the issue of conflict of interest is on the radar, as some local firms are seeking to work with the county but are also assisting permit applicants. At its June 6 meeting, the Board of...
  19. Ron Strider

    CA: The Failure Of Humboldt County's Medical Marijuana Permit System

    Today, more than six months after the deadline to apply, the Humboldt County Planning Department has received fewer than 200 completed cannabis cultivation permit applications from the entire county. That means that more than 2,000 permit applications remain far from complete. The Planning...
  20. Ron Strider

    CA: Big Sur Cannabotanicals First In Line For County Medical Cannabis Permit

    At the head of what is expected to be a very long green line, Big Sur Cannabotanicals is set to become the first business in unincorporated Monterey County to have its bid for a commercial medical marijuana use permit considered by the county Planning Commission under the county's regulations...