OREGON: There was no elbowing to get to the front of the table last night, where Dana Weihman was handing out free marijuana flowers and edibles. In the crush of bodies best described as friendly chaos, each recipient only had “Thank you” and “You’re amazing” and hugs to give to Weihman, who delivered each package with a sweet smile.
The Analog Cafe & Theater, led by co-owner and Smoochknob lead singer Donnie Rife, has been holding Free Marijuana Mondays since the drug became legal in Oregon on July 1, 2015.
Early sales of recreational marijuana start October 1, 2015, at medical marijuana dispensaries. In the meantime, people over 21 can consume marijuana, given to them or grown themselves, in private places.