Pot Legalization Is Changing Image Of Women And Weed

Aimée “Ah” Warner, CEO and founder of Cannabis Basics, cooks up a batch of topical medications for pain relief, all legal. She has convened a group called Women of Weed because the marijuana industry and movement have long been male dominated.

WASHINGTON: The female marijuana plant, sold for its sticky psychoactive chemicals, is where the value lies in the pot industry. But the industry has long been dominated by men and can be crassly sexist, particularly in underground pot commerce. Women are relegated to supporting roles and sometimes blatantly viewed as sex objects, according to a study Read the full article…

MJ Freeway Sponsors National Cannabis Industry Association Events In Oregon And Washington

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WASHINGTON: MJ Freeway will sponsor next week’s National Cannabis Industry Association (NCIA) Cannabis Industry Reception in Portland, OR and Washington Educational Series Event in Seattle, WA. 

Roy, WA Waiting On Government’s Marijuana Ruling

The WSLCB, which will regulate and tax legally consumed marijuana, is expected to announce its ruling by Dec. 1. Due to the uncertainty, the Roy Planning Commission cannot study and complete its work to date, according to the findings of fact.

WASHINGTON: Because there are many questions and few answers, the Roy City Council on Monday adopted an emergency moratorium of six months “on the siting, establishment and operation of any structures or uses relating to marijuana.”

Seattle Online Tech Company Growing Big In … Marijuana

On the face of it, Leafly.com is just another Seattle-based Internet/tech company making big waves with big numbers. The difference is that Leafly’s content is all marijuana all the time.

WASHINGTON: Google or Bing “blue cheese” and you’ll get a surprise: Right at the top of your search results for that delectable food is a marijuana strain called … “blue cheese.”

Liquor Control Board Announces BioTrackTHC To Provide Traceability Software

Delaware selects BioTrackTHC

WASHINGTON:  The Washington State Liquor Control Board today announced that BioTrackTHC is the apparent successful proposer to provide traceability software to the agency. Apparent successful proposer is the official term until contract terms are finalized.

Local Marijuana Collective Owner Faces Legal Battle With City

“We believe we are following the spirit of the law,” Pelley said. “It will be up to a jury to decide if Northern Cross was coloring inside the lines or not.”

WASHINGTON: The owner and two employees of Bellingham-based medical marijuana collective Northern Cross Collective Garden are facing 14 felony charges relating to delivery of marijuana.