Cannabis News Box

Maine has finally chosen a date for recreational cannabis sales to commence

Bethan Rose Jenkins, Cannabis News Writer/Editorial

August 31, 2020

October 9, 2020 will be a special day for cannabis consumers and retailers in Maine, since this marks the date on which retail sales of adult-use cannabis will begin. The news was announced by Maine’s Office of Marijuana Policy, which confirmed that consumers aged 21 and above will be able to get th...

Launch of recreational cannabis sales delayed in Maine due to coronavirus

Bethan Rose Jenkins, Cannabis News Writer/Editorial

May 1, 2020

In 2016, voters approved a measure to legalize adult-use cannabis in Maine. Although it has been four years since the plant was legalized for recreational purposes statewide, the state has taken longer to kick-start its legal market than any other cannabis-friendly state in the U.S.  Just as the in...

Maine’s Office of Marijuana Policy