Draft Of Legalized Pot Bill Calls For Taxes, Potency ratings

MARYLAND:  Curious what legalized pot would look like in Maryland?

Advocates for recreational marijuana intend to introduce a detailed plan as soon as Wednesday that would rely on the state comptroller to heavily regulate and tax pot  – at about $50 an ounce to start.

Retailers would not be allowed to sell it anyone under 21 years old and couldn’t make a sale of more than an ounce, according to a draft of the bill obtained by The Baltimore Sun. Every bit of marijuana sold would come with a warning label and a potency rating. [Read more…]