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Lawsuit by Florida resident claims special law discriminates against minority farmers

Lawsuit by Florida resident claims special law discriminates against minority farmers

Logan Lowrey-Rasmussen

September 27, 2017


Filed under Medical cannabis

A Florida resident filed a lawsuit against the state and claimed the special provision under Florida’s medical cannabis law which requires the state to issue one license to a minority farmer is unconstitutional. Columbus Smith, a black farmer from Panama City and the plaintiff, said there is no reason to ...

Application process opens for Denver businesses to allow social cannabis consumption

Application process opens for Denver businesses to allow social cannabis consumption

Logan Lowrey-Rasmussen

August 28, 2017


Filed under News, Politics, Showcase, Social cannabis

The social cannabis consumption program which would allow for cannabis consumption in some businesses is ready to enter the application process. Officials from the Denver Department of Excise and Licenses announced they are ready to begin the process, but the first batch of license requests for the ...

Nevada dispensaries’ product dwindles as emergency measure is taken

Nevada dispensaries’ product dwindles as emergency measure is taken

Logan Lowrey-Rasmussen

July 11, 2017


Filed under News, Showcase, Social cannabis

Nevada dispensaries licensed to sell social cannabis are beginning to run out of product hardly one week after opening for business, according to the Nevada Department of Taxation. It was announced by taxation officials that Gov. Brian Sandoval endorsed a measure to declare a “state of emergency” i...

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