Marijuana Registries Go Digital in Maine, Hawaii

MAINE:  Filing cabinets, gray cubicles and three-ring binders of department policy conjure an image of state government that disguises a more pregnant message. A reflection of the times can be found in heaps of bureaucratic paperwork, and in 2015, there is a clear image of an American population that enjoys getting high on marijuana. Twenty-three Read the full article…

Activists Turn Out In Olympia As Lawmakers Weigh Medical Pot

WASHINGTON:  Medical marijuana activists are turning out in force in Olympia as lawmakers weigh a proposal for reining in the unregulated system. The Senate’s Health Care Committee is considering a bill from Republican Sen. Ann Rivers that would create stand-alone medical marijuana dispensaries that can’t sell dried marijuana – just edibles and concentrates, such as Read the full article…

Washington Proposes Medical Marijuana Registry, Tax Exemption

WASHINGTON: Medical marijuana patients in Washington would have to register with the state if they don’t want to pay pot taxes. That’s just one recommendation issued Monday for sweeping changes to the state’s largely unregulated medical pot industry.