Delaware General Assembly Creates Task Force To Explore Regulating And Taxing Marijuana For Adult Use

Delaware General Assembly

DELAWARE: The General Assembly recently passed a concurrent resolution to create a task force that will study regulating and taxing marijuana for adult use in Delaware. The Adult Use Cannabis Task Force “shall study adoption of a model for regulation and taxation of adult-use cannabis in Delaware, including local authority and control, consumer safety and Read the full article…

Marijuana Legalization In Delaware: New Medical Dispensaries Set To Open In 2016

The site, run by a company called Columbia Care, which also operates facilities in Arizona and Washington, D.C., attracted several potential customers, including one man who showed reporters his purple and white New York State medical marijuana card.

DELAWARE: On Dec. 2, the Delaware Department of Health and Social Services began to accept proposals for nonprofit companies to operate a medical marijuana dispensary in several counties in the state, Delaware Public Media reported. The deadline is March 30 so that two centers can open by fall 2016, the Cape Gazette reported. The revitalized program has aims to expand accessibility to Read the full article…

Markell Signs Delaware Marijuana Decriminalization Bill

Governor Signs Decrim bill in Delaware

DELAWARE: Voting along party lines, Senate lawmakers gave final legislative approval on Thursday to a measure that decriminalizes the possession and private use of up to an ounce of marijuana, and Gov. Jack Markell almost immediately signed the legislation into law. The bill, sponsored by Rep. Helene Keeley, D-Wilmington, allows Delawareans to possess up to Read the full article…

Delaware Group Urges State To Begin Medical Marijuana Sales

A federal law crafted to fight the mob is giving marijuana opponents a new strategy in their battle to stop the expanding industry: racketeering lawsuits.

DELAWARE:  Medical marijuana advocates say the state has taken too long to implement the 2011 law that established Delaware’s program and are urging Markell to act. Much of the issue stems from the state pursuing a single pilot medical marijuana dispensary, rather than one in each county, which the law allows, said Zoe Patchell, legislative Read the full article…