Cannabis News Box

Utah House of Representatives approves “hijacked” medical cannabis bill

Utah House of Representatives approves “hijacked” medical cannabis bill

Bethan Rose Jenkins, Cannabis News Writer/Editorial

March 9, 2020

A ballot measure titled "Utah Proposition Number 2" – A.K.A. the "Utah Medical Cannabis Act" – passed in 2018. This ultimately led to the rollout of Utah's medical cannabis market. However, the rollout was not without its speed bumps; it has taken over a year for the first dispensary to open its do...

One medical cannabis lawsuit is still alive and kicking in Utah, following the demise of a recent lawsuit

One medical cannabis lawsuit is still alive and kicking in Utah, following the demise of a recent lawsuit

Bethan Rose Jenkins, Cannabis News Writer/Editorial

August 30, 2019

A lawsuit that could have imposed limits on Utah’s medical cannabis industry recently died in a Utah high court. Earlier this month, the Utah Supreme Court dismissed an effort to replace the state's medical cannabis ballot initiative, Proposition 2 and HB 3001; Utah Medical Cannabis Act. Through conduct...

Utah Medical Cannabis Act