Category: Business

The Weed In Review

Every Friday, we bring you a roundup of some of the finest stories in marijuana news. This is that roundup.   Banging Buds at Burger King? We’ve all wished that we could have a one-stop shop for weed and munchies. Two enterprising young employees at a Burger King outlet in Epping, New Hampshire, made that […]

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Recreational Marijuana Shops Face Closure on January 1st

When recreational marijuana sales were first allowed in Portland, medical dispensaries were initially grandfathered in. The shops were given fifteen months to apply for and receive an Oregon State Liquor Control Commission (OLCC) recreational sales license. That period expires today. As a result many recreational marijuana shops face closure today until they are able to […]

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The Legal Cannabis Map & What to Expect After the Election

Last week, we printed a series of articles looking at Proposition 64, which aims to legalize recreational cannabis cultivation, use, and sale in California. With consistently high polling numbers, there’s little reason to doubt that California will soon complete the west coast legal cannabis trifecta. But with ballot measures aimed at legalizing or expanding either […]

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Marijuana & The Big Idea

Last night, hundreds of curious Oregonians came together at Revolution Hall for a forum on the future of cannabis and the cannabis industry. Part of the “Big Idea” series sponsored by The Oregonian, the panel comprised Congressman Earl Blumenauer; Dave Kopilak, an attorney with Emerge Law Group; Rob Patridge, chairman of the Oregon Liquor Control […]

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Two Marijuana Dispensaries Now Licensed to Sell Recreational Marijuana

The Oregon Liquor Control Commission has said that two marijuana dispensaries in Bend have been approved and acquired their licenses to sell retail recreational marijuana, the first in the city to do so, according to MyCentralOregon.com. These licenses will allow the marijuana dispensaries to sell a larger amount of marijuana products to retail consumers than they were previously; […]

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