Police say an Oregon man shipped more than $1 million worth of marijuana to another state via UPS last week, packing the drugs inside of artificial boulders he made himself.
She had a bit more than a dime bag on her. The report is great, transport yourself back to 1971 and the world of Nixon !
Steep Hill, one of the largest U.S. cannabis testing labs, is expanding into Oregon – a move that will give the company a presence in eight states. The California-based company has licensed its brand and testing technology to a local Oregon partner, Dr. Carl Balog, an anesthesiologist who already owns a medical toxicology lab, according […]
Aurora Cannabis has arranged a private placement of its securities to raise another 100 million Canadian dollars ($80 million), giving the Alberta producer a cash cushion totaling more than CA$340 million. The deal comes just two days after Aurora offered to acquire rival producer CanniMed Therapeutics for CA$544 million ($425 million) in stock. It’s unclear […]
Oregon’s cannabis regulator has suspended the license of an extraction company after its owner was caught with a van full of marijuana products in Nebraska. The Oregon Liquor Control Commission worked in conjunction with law enforcement to investigate and shutter Portland-based Rich Extracts for transporting cannabis across state lines. The Oregonian reported the commission revoked […]
Kentucky activists – including at least two elected officials – are part of a task force charged with studying legalization of medical marijuana. The group – formed and led by Secretary of State Alison Lundergan Grimes – will be empowered to propose the implementation and regulation of medical cannabis, according to TV station WSAZ. Here’s what […]
By John Schroyer, Bart Schaneman and Kristen Nichols California reveals the licensing rules for its marijuana industry, Maryland’s medical cannabis appears ready to launch, and U.S. Attorney General Jeff Sessions indicates the DOJ has no plans to suppress the marijuana industry. Here’s a closer look at some notable developments in the marijuana industry over the past […]
A groundbreaking marijuana joint venture has been created. Three leading international cannabis businesses are pooling their intellectual property and technology to create products for the global marijuana market, starting with Canada. Under the joint venture, Ontario’s Canopy Growth will give ownership stakes in one of its wholly owned licensed medical marijuana producers to Amsterdam’s Green House […]
Portland, OR — At its monthly meeting November 16, 2017, the Commissioners of the Oregon Liquor Control Commission ratified the following fine and/or marijuana license suspension based on stipulated settlement
“Our markets might not be the biggest, but they’re certainly among the best and they’ve cultivated a worldwide reputation that’s been a significant driver in the state’s economy. Now that we have proven our mettle and created support for the industry, we need to nurture this market by investing in our business service to improve compliance and enforcement against illegal operations.”