Growing Demand For Cannabis Producers Has Some Oregon Vintners Seeing Green
Oregon is well known for it’s many vineyards. We’re also a state known for our recreational cannabis laws. The booming cannabis industry is causing some vineyards to swap out their grapes for cannabis grows.
Oregon Cannabis Regulations Are Changing, Again
One thing is for sure, the laws and regulations of the cannabis industry will continue to change as we educate people on the medical benefits, and as state governments continue to see the financial benefits. The next variation in Oregon cannabis legislation could very well be the line currently drawn between Medical and Recreational dispensaries.
Study Finds Cannabis Effective In Reducing Seizures
“We now have solid, rigorous scientific evidence that in this specific syndrome, cannabidiol is effective at reducing seizures,” said Dr. Orrin Devinsky, a neurologist at New York University Langone Medical Center and an author of the new study. But, he added, “This is not a panacea.”
Portlanders Are Blazing A Trail Towards Cannabis Clubs
For many renters in Oregon, enjoying cannabis at home isn’t an option, could public marijuana lounges be the answer? Here’s to hoping those fighting the good fight for on this bill are able to get it to puff-puff-pass!
Will Firing Up Get You Fired?
Oregon politicians made a run at getting the laws revised to prevent employers from firing employees for off-hours use of cannabis. It looks like that plan has been thwarted, at least for now.
Cannabis + Camping, It’s High Time The Two Made It Official
Camping and Cannabis have been a logical pairing since, well, since always. Now, just in time for summer, a campground in Oregon is making it official.
Oregon’s Weed Keeps More Green In Your Pocket – Kinda
We may not exactly be the cheapest, unless you are basing that on the tax rates, but even then there is up to a 3% variable tax rate across the Beaver state.
Will Our State Rights Trump Federal Cannabis Laws?
It looks like the new administration has its sights set on recreational cannabis laws. Sean Spicer has said to “expect greater enforcement.” Many officials, such as Washington state Attorney General Bob Ferguson, vow to fight to the feds don’t undermine the progress that’s been made in regards to cannabis.
Two Of Oregon’s Own Rally For Federal Canna-Law Revisions
Change in canna-laws look like they are taking another step forward, as Pacific Northwest politicians continue to push with others committed to revising current cannabis legislation. Oregon’s Ron Wyden and Earl Blumenauer are among those supporting a different point of view in how the feds address cannabis laws.
Survey Finds Most Police Officers Support Medical Marijuana
While certain government officials threaten to roll back cannabis reform laws, at least the fuzz is on our side. Pew Research recently conducted a survey of police officers on a variety of issues. Among those topics was the use of cannabis for medical purposes. A rising trend shows that the men and women in blue favor the use, which could signal a trend toward wider adoption.