Lawsuit To Establish Marijuana Extracts Law In Arizona

ARIZONA: Arizona dispensaries will be able to sell medical marijuana extracts and edibles without fear of legal consequences if a lawsuit filed by the American Civil Liberties Union (ACLU) proves successful.

A favorable court decision would be a huge victory for Arizona’s medical marijuana industry. It would allow medical marijuana dispensaries to legally offer more diverse types of medical marijuana products, such as oils and edibles. [Read more…]

Lawsuit To Establish Marijuana Extracts Law In Arizona

ARIZONA: Arizona dispensaries will be able to sell medical marijuana extracts and edibles without fear of legal consequences if a lawsuit filed by the American Civil Liberties Union (ACLU) proves successful.

A favorable court decision would be a huge victory for Arizona’s medical marijuana industry. It would allow medical marijuana dispensaries to legally offer more diverse types of medical marijuana products, such as oils and edibles. [Read more…]

Michigan State Rep. Mike Shirkey To Support Medical Marijuana Effort To Legalize Plant Resin Or Extracts

MICHIGAN: Not all medical marijuana patients like to smoke.

That’s one reason why state Rep. Mike Shirkey, R-Clark Lake, intends to support soon-to-be introduced legislation that would amend the definition of “usable marijuana” to include plant resin or extract. [Read more…]

Marijuana Edibles So Good They Could Pass As 'Real' Food

COLORADO: The legalization of marijuana — be it medical or recreational — in more than 20 states across the U.S. has inspired a new industry: marijuana-infused food products.

People choose to eat pot-infused treats for a variety of reasons. For some medical marijuana patients, it can be the simplest or healthiest way for them to benefit from the drug. For the recreational user, it can be a discreet and delicious way to enjoy marijuana. [Read more…]

Marijuana Edibles So Good They Could Pass As 'Real' Food

COLORADO: The legalization of marijuana — be it medical or recreational — in more than 20 states across the U.S. has inspired a new industry: marijuana-infused food products.

People choose to eat pot-infused treats for a variety of reasons. For some medical marijuana patients, it can be the simplest or healthiest way for them to benefit from the drug. For the recreational user, it can be a discreet and delicious way to enjoy marijuana. [Read more…]

High-End Baking: Meet The Queen of Munchies

COLORADO: In the beginning, there were cupcakes; then came pie, and cake pops, and cronuts, and gluten-free everything. Everyone knows specialty baked goods are big business — but Karin Lazarus’s baked goods are a little more special than most. As the proprietor of Colorado-based Sweet Mary Jane, she’s brought a pastry chef’s savvy to the world of pot brownies. [Read more…]

Medical-Pot Edibles Are Legal, But AZ Prosecutors And Cops Aren't Backing Off

ARIZONA: Uncle Herb’s medical-marijuana dispensary, tucked away near pine trees in an industrial area of south Payson, has the homey feel of a country store. Red brick and wood trim accent the interior. T-shirts and other products hang in a gift area near the two bars displaying pale green cannabis buds in glass cake stands. [Read more…]

Medical-Pot Edibles Are Legal, But AZ Prosecutors And Cops Aren't Backing Off

ARIZONA: Uncle Herb’s medical-marijuana dispensary, tucked away near pine trees in an industrial area of south Payson, has the homey feel of a country store. Red brick and wood trim accent the interior. T-shirts and other products hang in a gift area near the two bars displaying pale green cannabis buds in glass cake stands. [Read more…]

Colorado Introduces New Standards For Marijuana-Infused Food

COLORADO: Among other new regulations for medical and recreational marijuana sales, Colorado recently created labeling, packaging, and safety standards for marijuana-infused food. For the most part, regulators, food manufacturers, and cannabis testing labs all seem to agree that they’re a step in the right direction. [Read more…]