It’s finally time—time to apply for your grower or processor licenses in Maryland – or at least that is what we all thought until today, when the Maryland Medical Cannabis Commission (MMCC) announced a delay in the rollout of the application period. The application period is slated to begin once the MMCC has addressed all…
By: Chris Ward You’re no doubt aware of the whirlwind of changes regarding marijuana legalization, which have swept the country in the last few years. These new laws make marijuana use for both medicinal and recreational purposes (depending on the state you live in) legal and easily accessible for the first time. Though this is…
FINDINGS PRESENTED BY IMPAIRED DRIVING SAFETY COMMISSION AND TO STATE LAWMAKERS ROYAL OAK, MICHIGAN— “Levels of THC in the blood are not an accurate measure of the level of intoxication, as is the case with blood alcohol levels”, said Michigan’s only ASC Designated Forensic Lawyer Scientist, Barton W. Morris Jr., founder of Cannabis Legal Group.…
Michigan recreational marijuana will be put to voters in November 2018. The Coalition to Regulate Marijuana Like Alcohol raised enough signatures for the initiative, which would enable citizens to grow their own plus give authority to Michigan Department of Licensing and Regulatory Affairs to grant cultivation, processing, and dispensary licenses. Regulation and Taxation of Marihuana Act…
A Full Guide On Outdoor Cannabis Farming Lighting varieties, schedules, and electrical cash-saving tricks—you will be amazed at how significantly you can use lighting to your benefit in the cannabis develop-op. Pruning encourages a bushier form (rather than a tall,...
Solutions on the Horizon? Update: Lack of Traditional Banking Back in December 2017, our own Barton Morris broke down the banking challenges created by cannabis laws. See A Major Problem for the Cannabis Industry: Lack of Traditional Banking. Now, over a year later, Congress is finally moving forward with promising federal banking reform. As of…
Mission Pennsylvania, a subsidiary of 4Front Ventures, is ready to open an Allentown PA dispensary. The store will open to patients with a medical marijuana card on June 12, but before that the general public is invited to visit open house events on June 5, 6, and 7. The Mission Partners cannabis company seeks cultivation,…
Are crypto exchanges providing the best price? How often have you traded on one crypto exchange, only to see a wildly divergent price somewhere else? I know many traders feel compelled to monitor several crypto “exchanges” simultaneously to ensure their trades are reasonably priced. I also know a few traders who use price differentials as…
Marijuana lab testing is vital to consumer protection wherever legalization is implemented. Chemical analysis tests are a necessary component of cannabis laws  because they ensure that products are free of pesticides, mold, bugs, and other nasty contaminants. Lab testing also helps assure that products have as much THC, CBD, and other cannabinoids and terpenes as…
On June 26, 2018, 57% of voters in Oklahoma voted in support of Question 788: Medical Marijuana Legalization Initiative (SQ788). The result was the creation of the Oklahoma Medical Marijuana Authority (MMA), a division overseen by the Oklahoma Department of Health, which was charged with establishing regulations and implementing a state medical marijuana program.  Oklahoma’s…