Oregon is soon to have some new job openings. The Oregon Liquor Control Commission (OLCC) is putting out feelers in efforts to hire 11 Cannabis Compliance Officers before recreational sales begin Oct 1.
Medical marijuana dispensaries will begin to serve recreational users next month. And Oregon will begin to accept and review applications for strictly recreational businesses starting in early 2016.
The key to tourism is having an attraction that most people can’t get where they live. Things like beaches and warm weather, the shows of New York City, the casinos of Las Vegas, etc.
Enter legal recreational marijuana. It’s new and it’s limited to a few states as of right now. And best of all, it’s something that is very much in demand. What stoner doesn’t want to walk into a nice, clean store and buy some good quality cannabis?
If you want to support the cause of medical marijuana in the face of crushing and unjust taxation by the federal government, you have one easy option: “Buy more t-shirts,” said the nation’s leading dispensary tax attorney, San Francisco’s Henry Wykowski. “I’m not being facetious.”
This July, the federal Ninth Circuit Court of Appeals gave the medical marijuana a billion-dollar piece of legal clarity.
Two new studies from the Journal of the American Medical Association's JAMA Psychiatry tell us a few things about marijuana use, while leaving many remaining questions.
The first study did determine that marijuana use does not shrink certain regions of the brain, but that the brains of those who use marijuana may be smaller to begin with, for unknown reasons.
Some of you may remember that time the federal government said it was okay for Native American tribes to legalize marijuana on reservation land.
There are all types of ways to enjoy cannabis these days. You have the traditional smoking, adding it as a special ingredient in your favorite baked goods, the newly popular vaporizers and now thanks to an Austrian based beverage company, you can drink it. The Cannabis Energy Drink, released in 2014, is an all-natural energy drink that includes hemp seed oil to appeal to cannabis lovers everywhere. Just like other energy drinks this one includes caffeine and sugar as its base, vitamin B complex, and Taurine. Unlike other energy drinks, this one contains cannabis.