In 2014 we had a landmark year in the liberation of cannabis. Today marks another knockout blow to prohibitionists nationwide.
In 2014 Maryland, New York and Minnesota legalized medical cannabis. Oregon, Washtington DC, and Alaska have all approved recreational cannabis. Obama allows hemp production for research in Colorado and Kentucky. Uruguay becomes first country legalizes and regulates production, sales, and consumption of cannabis. It was a step forward
Over the last 24 hours (3) states have legalized recreational cannabis:
In the USA, we now have 4 states with recreational, 23 with medical, and the Nation's capital with recreational cannabis. Does this not inspire you? Does this not motivate you that we now have more than doubled the amount of states with recreational cannabis in one year? If doesn't perhaps this will...
I gave out some news at today's CHA Meetup.
Colorado has just lifted a 6-month "moratorium" on cannabis businesses for the first time allowing for a non-seed-to-sale infrastructure. Prior to October 1, all dispensaries were required to cultivate 70% of their dispensed product. Now licences will be given for dispensaries as well as cultivators. Over 200 new business licenses will be doled out in Co.
Yesterday Nevada made a huge impact, approved 371 new cannabis business licenses!!!
In the last month close to 600 new cannabis business will have sprung up in those two states alone.
I've talked to some of you about opening businesses and you are considering investment, you really have to get going. Legalization is happening so fast it isn't even funny. People are out there and they are pushing and making a huge difference at this point. They cant stop it.