Monthly Archives: January 2016

Medical Marijuana Dispensaries are being Shut Down in Washington

Medical Marijuana Dispensaries are being Shut Down in Washington, as the Washington State Liquor and Cannabis Board continues its campaign to purge Seattle of medical marijuana dispensaries this week, issuing notices to medical shop owners to either get licensed as recreational stores within 14 days or risk being shut down.

Originally, the LCB gave medical dispensaries a deadline of July […]

By |January 20th, 2016|Uncategorized|0 Comments|

Oregon Implementing a New 25% Tax on Recreational Cannabis

Oregon recreational marijuana users may be surprised to see prices have jumped today, with Oregon implementing a new 25% tax on recreational cannabis.   The tax hike coincides with the first day that the state’s Liquor Control Commission has begun accepting applications from entrepreneurs eager to open the first recreational cannabis shops in Oregon.

Since October, Oregon has allowed current medical […]

By |January 7th, 2016|Uncategorized|0 Comments|