NJ Cannabis Program Updates – Med Expansion & Adult-use Discussions

March 26, 2018Industry Education, Legislation & Regulation, News & Annoucements, State Program Summaries

Few states rival New Jersey right now in terms of boisterous pre-legislative activity. The world is watching as NJ careful weighs the pros, cons, and neutral implications of regulations that have been executed in other regions. Bills, Bills, Bills We were waiting a bit for the latest bill from Assemblyman Reed Gusciora to be released, even … Read More

Massachusetts Update: Adult-use Cannabis Program Regulations Finalized

March 15, 2018Legislation & Regulation, News & Annoucements, State Program Summaries

By unanimous vote, the Massachusetts Cannabis Control Commission set final regulations for their adult-use program this month. Sales are supposed to begin this summer, with a proposed deadline of July 1st. For now, social lounges and home delivery are a no-go, but many programs have established a precedent of re-visiting these allowances once the program … Read More

Applying for an Ohio Medical Marijuana Processing License: What You Need to Know

October 19, 2017Industry Education, State Program Summaries

First Cultivation, then Dispensary, then Testing Labs, and finally.. Processing. Processing applications for Ohio’s medical marijuana program were released at 2:30pm today, 10/19/2017, and the race begins! Potential licensees have until no later than December 15th 2017 to submit a viable app. Generally speaking, hopeful applicants seem to fall into one of 3 categories, and … Read More

Updated: Takeaways from New Jersey’s Cannabis Legalization Bills

August 6, 2017Legislation & Regulation, News & Annoucements, State Program Summaries

Update: 1/13/2018 With just days before Governor-elect Phil Murphy takes office, the marijuana legalization effort in New Jersey is in full swing. While Senator Scutari’s S-3195 officially expired at the end of 2017, the same language has been re-introduced in both houses of the legislature. Assembly Bill 1348 – introduced on 1/9 by Rep. Gusciora … Read More