By Ayah Galal on www.wfsb.com Plans to open a cannabis store in Hartford is moving forward, but another store is hitting a roadblock. On Tuesday, the planning and zoning commission approved the request for a special permit to build a cannabis store on Park Street, right by Parkville Market. The other proposed pot store location is on Arch Street behind the Blind Pig Pizza … [Read more...] about Proposed cannabis store in Hartford hits roadblock
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Rhode Island's governor signed legislation Wednesday making the state the 19th in the nation to legalize and regulate recreational marijuana, an issue that some lawmakers have been working on for years. “Together we got this job done and we got it done right,” Democratic Gov. Dan McKee said at the bill signing ceremony on the State House steps. Rhode Island's General Assembly … [Read more...] about R.I. governor to sign bill to legalize recreational marijuana. The neighbor finally did it. I’m still in shock that CT did it before RI.
Via NY Daily New, an in-depth article about WWE's Shane McMahon and his involvement in Connecticut based EnviroGrow, who produces pre-fabricated modules for growing marijuana: President Trump’s cabinet member who runs the U.S. Small Business Administration has a son with high hopes for the legal marijuana industry. Shane McMahon, the son of SBA Administrator Linda McMahon … [Read more...] about Shane McMahon, poured $500G into legal Connecticut cannabis company
Public Hearing in Hartford for H.B. 5314 Today we can start making history in the state of Connecticut by spreading the truth of cannabis aka marijuana. The Committee for Public Health is hosting the first of two public hearings concerning House Bill 5314. The meeting is scheduled at the Legislative Office Building, Room 2C in Hartford, CT. … [Read more...] about CT H.B. 5314
Marijuana in Massachusetts Say it ain't so! On Dec.15th, will their be recreational marijuana in Massachusetts? I was taken back the last couple of days after hearing some concerning news coming from our northern neighbors. Are lawmakers in Massachusetts playing games with their constituents? Some legislators are pressing to hold back the enactment of the recently passed … [Read more...] about Legal Marijuana in Massachusetts…Not Quite Yet?
End of Cannabis Prohibition? We all want to see cannabis legal in the United States. Do you think the end of Federal Cannabis Prohibition is at a tipping point with the elections less than two weeks away? The decriminalization of recreational cannabis use in California could be a milestone towards ending the drug’s prohibition nationally, it has been suggested. Gavin … [Read more...] about End of Cannabis Prohibition?
GRANTS PASS, Ore. (AP) — Josephine County's growing marijuana industry is experiencing growing pains. The number of medical marijuana grow sites in the county has remained steady from a year ago, at about 2,500. But growers who sell to retailers have been sprouting up — 38 new state-issued licenses have been granted this summer to people who plan to grow for the … [Read more...] about In The News – Marijuana boom brings jobs, complaints to Josephine County
Robert Ticer is no fan of legalized recreational marijuana. And the Avon, Colo., police chief said Thursday that more pot in Connecticut’s future would increase challenges for cops on this state’s roads. “It’s mind-boggling,” he said of marijuana’s spread through Colorado, speaking at the Webster Bank Arena as part of a traffic safety summit. “It’s crazy.” Full … [Read more...] about In The News – Connecticut cops told to prepare for legal recreational marijuana