Cannabis News Box

Maine has started awarding adult-use cannabis business licenses

Bethan Rose Jenkins, Cannabis News Writer/Editorial

September 30, 2020

Almost four years since recreational cannabis in Maine was successfully voted on by residents, the first six business licenses have been issued among lucky applicants. Thanks to the state office's decision, consumers are one step closer to obtaining legal weed from specialist establishments, A.K.A. "dispensaries". Frida...

Maine discontinues adult-use cannabis residency requirement to sidestep legal predicaments

Bethan Rose Jenkins, Cannabis News Writer/Editorial

May 26, 2020

Cannabis residency requirements have caused a lingering problem in Maine’s legal weed industry. Fortunately things could soon be changing, with Maine regulators declaring an end to the favoring of “cannapreneurial” residents, as opposed to out-of-state business owners. This is according to a report f...

Maine Office of Marijuana Policy