L.A. releases list of 134 medical marijuana clinics allowed in the city

CALIFORNIA: The Los Angeles City Attorney’s office on Friday released a list of 134 medical marijuana dispensaries that will be qualified to operate under Proposition D, the May 21 measure approved by city voters.

Update on Marijuana Zoning in Seattle

Marijuana in Seattle

SEATTLE: In the wake of the passage of I-502, the City Council is considering setting limits on where marijuana-related activity can take place in Seattle. Legislation to set zoning limits was discussed on June 24 at the Full Council, and eventually held under July 22. Four committee meetings were held to review the legislation, beginning Read the full article…

Marijuana school debuts in New Jersey

Marijuana School debuts in NJ

NEW JERSEY: It’s not easy to open — and keep open — a business. It’s especially not a simple walk in the park if your enterprise is focused on the medical marijuana industry. Yet the industry, as a whole, has experienced phenomenal growth in states promoting progressive enabling laws. But for New Jersey’s funded program, Read the full article…

Colorado Springs Council Gets Earful on Pros, Cons of Retail Marijuana Sales

Medbox is a leader in the development, sales and service of automated, biometrically controlled dispensing and storage systems for medicine and merchandise.

COLORADO: Colorado Springs City Council hosted a town hall meeting to talk about pot and about 60 people signed up to speak. But first the council heard from 19 community leaders, who spoke for more than two hours on the pros and cons of opening marijuana stores in the city.

Colorado Springs Council Gets Earful on Pros, Cons of Retail Marijuana Sales

Medbox is a leader in the development, sales and service of automated, biometrically controlled dispensing and storage systems for medicine and merchandise.

COLORADO: Colorado Springs City Council hosted a town hall meeting to talk about pot and about 60 people signed up to speak. But first the council heard from 19 community leaders, who spoke for more than two hours on the pros and cons of opening marijuana stores in the city.

How to Sell Marijuana in America

Kayvan Khalatbari, founder of Denver Relief

COLORADO: Khalatbari’s business serves as an exemplary model for what the future of marijuana can look like in the United States. He’s a tax-paying marijuana retailer, a prominent community member, and built his businesses from scratch. He’s also helping out novice members of the industry through Denver Relief Consulting, and is an excellent source of Read the full article…

Sign of the Times? Pattison Change of Heart Over Marijuana Billboards

Screen Shot 2013-06-25 at 5.47.20 PM

CANADA: Larsen told CC yesterday that the ad firm has since contacted him and agreed to run the Sensible BC billboards. “I had a pleasant conversation with the president of Pattison Outdoor,” Larsen told CC. “He apologized for the ‘communications breakdown’ and said that upon review, they would be happy to run our ads.”