Planning Commission Had its Say, Now Everett City Council to Consider Marijuana Rules

Initiative 502 makes marijuana legal for recreational usage in Washington state

At its Wednesday meeting the Everett City Council will consider recommendations for interim zoning regulations for growing, processing and selling legal marijuana in Everett. The City Council will get a briefing on Wednesday and then a public hearing is set for the 28th of this month.

Planning Commission Had its Say, Now Everett City Council to Consider Marijuana Rules

Initiative 502 makes marijuana legal for recreational usage in Washington state

At its Wednesday meeting the Everett City Council will consider recommendations for interim zoning regulations for growing, processing and selling legal marijuana in Everett. The City Council will get a briefing on Wednesday and then a public hearing is set for the 28th of this month.

Council to Discuss Pot Zones: What's Up in Kirkland

Seattle suburb considers marijuana zoning

WASHINGTON: The Kirkland City Council will discuss where marijuana processors and retailers could pop up under the new I-502 rules–at Totem Lake, Rose Hill, or Carillon Point, for example–at its meeting tonight, Aug. 6, and will consider holding a Sept. 3 public hearing on any potential additional zoning restrictions. Council meetings are held in Council Chambers at 123 Read the full article…

Proposed limits on recreational pot shop locations

Denver Pot Shops face regulations on their location.

Should recreational marijuana shops be allowed to be next door to each other? It is a question being raised by Denver City Councilman Paul López, as he proposes five amendments to the law regarding recreational marijuana. Colorado voters approved the use and sale of recreational marijuana in November 2012. However, lawmakers in different cities are Read the full article…

How will Uruguay’s marijuana law work?

Uruguay's senate is expected to legalize marijuana

URUGUAY — On July 31st the lower house of Uruguay’s congress narrowly voted to legalise the production, sale and consumption of marijuana (cannabis). The bill has passed to the Senate, where it is expected to be approved with a comfortable margin. If it does, it will be signed into law by President José Mujica, who has Read the full article…

Uruguay on verge of creating first national marijuana market

Uruguay's first marijuana club seeks to open.

URUGUAY: is poised to become the first nation to create a legal, regulated marijuana market, encouraging growers and sellers to produce enough pot to keep users from depending on illegal drug traffickers.

Marijuana Legalization: What Will the Feds Do?

Ten months after marijuana legalization passed in Colorado and Washington, Eric Holder has yet to react

COLORADO:  According to U.S. Attorney general Eric Holder, an official federal response will soon be forthcoming in regards to recreational marijuana legalization recently enacted in Colorado and Washington.

Colorado marijuana stores likely to be concentrated in few cities

Marijuana shops in Colorado's largest cities
Only one of Colorado's 10 largest cities is expected to start accepting applications for recreational marijuana stores later this year. Another four have moratoriums on store applications that expire early next year.

COLORADO: Call it the pot patchwork. When first-of-their-kind stores selling recreational marijuana are allowed to open in January, they look increasingly likely to be confined to only a handful of communities in the state. Dozens of Colorado cities and counties have in recent weeks voted to ban the stores — and their sibling cultivation and marijuana-infused Read the full article…