New York Marijuana News

Five RI medical pot dispensaries licensed to sell recreational weed starting Dec. 1 – The Providence Journal

PROVIDENCE – Rhode Island has licensed five of its six operating medical marijuana dispensaries to begin selling the drug for recreational use as well starting Dec. 1, when the state’s legalization goes into effect.  The newest of those five businesses opened for medical sales last week. Mother Earth Wellness, in Pawtucket, opened at 125 Esten …

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It’s Official! A Recreational Cannabis Dispensary is Coming to Ithaca – ithaca.com

New York State passed the marijuana regulation and taxation Act (MRTA) in March of 2021, officially legalizing adult use of cannabis while laying the groundwork for the office of cannabis management (OCM) to issue various types of licenses for legal adult use cannabis businesses. On November 21, 2022 the state finally began issuing its first …

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A Timeline Of Some Significant Events In The History Of Medical Cannabis In Canada

• 1922 Pioneering feminist Emily Murphy publishes an inflammatory book, The Black Candle. She claims that marijuana turns its users into homicidal maniacs. • 1923 Cannabis is added to the Schedule of the Opium and Narcotic Control Act. • 1969 Canadian government establishes a Commission of Inquiry Into the Non-Medical Use of Drugs, known as …

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First Legal Cannabis Retail Licenses Hit New York’s Massive Market

In November, New York’s Office of Cannabis Management (OCM) announced 28 individual businesses and eight nonprofits that have been selected so far for the first round of retail licenses, known as Conditional Adult-Use Retail Dispensary (CAURD) licenses, being issued in New York State. Between them, the recipients represent a range of industries in their (required) …

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High on the Heights? Jersey City area is a hot spot for proposed dispensaries – NJ.com

As entrepreneurs spread out across Jersey City to open cannabis businesses, the Heights neighborhood has become a hot spot destination for proposed dispensaries. At least three dispensaries have all the local approvals needed before getting state approval, according to an analysis by The Jersey Journal. Blossom Dispensary plans to open on Tonnelle Avenue, while two …

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Council running out of time to approve medical marijuana dispensary – Yahoo News

Nov. 27—The Decatur City Council must act by early December on medical marijuana dispensaries if potential operators are to meet a year-end state deadline for applications, and a 1,000-foot buffer initially proposed between dispensaries and other property uses looms as a hurdle. City Attorney Herman Marks said last week the council would have to pass …

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Oswego commission to hear second proposal for marijuana dispensary near Route 30, Douglas Road – Kendall County Now

Oswego’s Planning and Zoning Commission will consider a proposal for a second marijuana dispensary when they gather for their next meeting on Thursday, Dec. 1. EEL-Illinois LLC, is seeking village approval of a special use permit that would allow Catalyst Cannabis to open in a former daycare center at 260 North Merchants Drive, near the …

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