Colorado Has Backed Off Plans For Marijuana Clubs

Colorado backs away from pot clubs

By Kristen Wyatt, Associated Press COLORADO: Colorado lawmakers have backed off plans to regulate marijuana clubs, saying the state would invite a federal crackdown by approving Amsterdam-style pot clubs. The state House voted Thursday to amend a bill that would have set rules for how private pot clubs could work. It was a dramatic reversal. Bring-your-own Read the full article…

Alaska House Passes Marijuana Regulation Bill

A word of advice to Oregonians who plan to grow marijuana in their backyards: Don't brag on Twitter or proudly post photos of your budding crop on Facebook.

ALASKA:  The state House Thursday afternoon passed a bill that would clarify municipal regulation of marijuana businesses and define the number of plants allowed per household. House Bill 75 clarifies municipalities’ processes for registering marijuana businesses; authorizes “marijuana clubs” where the substance could be consumed; gives municipalities power to establish civil and criminal penalties for Read the full article…

Pot Lounges Among Marijuana Issues Lawmakers Asked To Consider

Spokane Valley officials ask legislators to consider one more wrinkle in the rapidly changing marijuana marketplace: pot lounges.

WASHINGTON:  As legislators worked this week to blend the state’s recreational and medical marijuana laws, Spokane Valley officials asked them to consider one more wrinkle in the rapidly changing marketplace: pot lounges. The Members Lounge, which is connected to a medical marijuana dispensary and allows consumption of some vapor and edible marijuana products on its premises, Read the full article…

High Life Social Club Latest Halifax Cannabis Club

A members-only cannabis cafe for medical marijuana patients has been quietly operating in Halifax for the past two months.

CANADA:  A members-only cannabis cafe has been quietly operating in Halifax for the past two months. Owner Chris Henderson says the High Life Social Club, located on Spring Garden Road, is a place to relax and enjoy cannabis. “For adults, where people can come and bring their own cannabis and use it here freely,” he said. “In a nice, safe Read the full article…