regulation

  1. Ron Strider

    Canada: Draft Cannabis Regs Don't Say How Much Consumption Is Too Much For Driving

    The federal government has unveiled its long-awaited rules around blood-drug concentration levels for drivers. The draft regulation stipulates that motorists with more than two nanograms of THC (a psychoactive compound in cannabis) per milliliter of blood would be guilty of a summary offence...
  2. Ron Strider

    How To Kill The Marijuana Black Market

    Sen. Cory Booker, D-N.J., has recently introduced legislation to legalize marijuana at the federal level. His bill will no doubt inspire the standard criticisms, one of which is that legalization does not eliminate the black market. Kevin Sabet, director of the Drug Policy Institute, claims that...
  3. K

    MI: Medical Marijuana Regulation Among Bills Made Into Law

    Lansing - With the Legislature only in session for three weeks after its summer break, there weren't a whole lot of bills for Gov. Rick Snyder to sign. But he did sign long-stalled bills to regulate and tax the medical marijuana industry. The bills will allow communities to decide whether and...
  4. K

    MI: Medical Marijuana Regulation Among Bills Made Into Law

    Lansing - With the Legislature only in session for three weeks after its summer break, there weren't a whole lot of bills for Gov. Rick Snyder to sign. But he did sign long-stalled bills to regulate and tax the medical marijuana industry. The bills will allow communities to decide whether and...
  5. R

    CA: Bureau Of Medical Marijuana Regulation Visits Arcata

    On Wednesday, Chief Lori Ajax of the Bureau of Medical Marijuana Regulation visited the 'D' Street Neighborhood center in Arcata. The bureau is on a listening tour as an effort to get feedback from local community members. The room was almost filled to capacity with people that wanted to...
  6. R

    California Pot Boss Says There Is 'A Medical Need' For Weed

    Twenty years after California legalized medical marijuana, the state is taking its first major steps toward officially regulating the multibillion-dollar industry. Its new chief pot regulator is reaching out to the medical marijuana community this month, and she gave her first major interview...
  7. R

    New Laws Could Force Marijuana Dispensaries To Close In Detroit

    The store is not owner Kim Gaetano's first foray into the medical marijuana business. The mother of two ran legal marijuana shops in Colorado and Washington before moving to Detroit to be closer to family. Her shop sells cannabis flowers as well as edible products and has a 24-hour...
  8. R

    Arlington, MA: Town To Consider Medical Marijuana Rules

    Christine Bongiorno, Director of Health and Human Services, announces that the Board of Health will hold a public hearing next week to discuss a proposal to regulate the cultivation and sale of medical marijuana in town. The community is invited and encouraged to attend. The hearing will be...
  9. mmdinsurance

    New laws and regulations around the corner for Colorado MMD MMJ Industry

    Hi All, I think 2010 will be an pivotal year for regulation on the MMD and MMJ industry for Colorado. In my opinion, I think if you are considering becoming a caregiver or cardholder you might start the process now in order to be grandfathered in prior to any new regulations. Apparently...