Overtoke TV News for 08-30-2018

Bongoloids – the Medical Marijuana comedy that’ll have you coughing your ass off.

Trump Confirms He Will Support Bill Ending Federal Marijuana Ban

Talking with reporters Friday morning before heading to G7 in Canada, Trump said he will back a bill that protects states that have legalized marijuana from federal prohibition. The bill, introduced by Sen. Cory Gardner and Elizabeth Warren, would make federal marijuana laws inapplicable in states, federal territories, and tribal lands that have passed legalization measures. Trump’s statement is in opposition to Attorney General Jeff Sessions’ stance on the matter as the DOJ has been cracking down on cannabis decriminalization laws under his reign. In the video below, former congressman Billy Tauzin predicts fully legal weed within five years. 

Keywords: [“federal”,”bill”,”Trump”]
Source: https://www.infowars.com/trump-confirms-he-will-support-bill…

Urban Dictionary: Dank

Dank, is an adjective which is over-used by people in general and mostly by people trying to appear cool to their stoner friends. It was originally a common word to describe disgusting basements and caves ect. Then the world of pot took it over and was using it very correctly to describe very potent strains of marijuana, seeing as the definition of dank meets all the qualities you find in good marijuana. In reality it makes them seem as illiterate as an ape. M&M’s are not dank, chips are not dank, and your clothes are definitely not dank, you need to stop overusing and killing the word. 

Keywords: [“Dank”,”stoner”,”cool”]
Source: https://www.urbandictionary.com/define.php?term=Dank

Barry Chuckle of UK comedy duo Chuckle Brothers dies at 73

British children’s entertainer Barry Chuckle, half of sibling duo the Chuckle Brothers, has died at age 73. Barry and his younger brother Paul came from a family of entertainers in northern England – their father performed alongside a young Peter Sellers – and developed a double act that combined visual gags, catchphrases and the brothers’ natural warmth. The brothers typically undertook a new task in each episode, producing slapstick results. The duo were awarded a special British Academy award in 2008 for their contribution to children’s television. 

Keywords: [“brother”,”Chuckle”,”British”]
Source: https://www.fresnobee.com/entertainment/article216129390.html

Should the NFL allow marijuana use?

As a federally sanctioned and regulated monopoly, the NFL really has no choice here. The league is also very conscious of the fact that players play in different states. Players are required to pay state income tax for where they play that week, not where they live or play their home games. Local laws have to be honored, as state government is often the source of funding for new stadiums, and most states have not legalized pot. 

Keywords: [“play”,”state”,”where”]
Source: https://www.quora.com/Should-the-NFL-allow-marijuana-use

21cineplex

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Keywords: [“indonesia”,”film”,”dan”]
Source: https://21cineplex.net/tag/marijuana

Kathy Bates weed comedy show on Netflix

She plays a lifelong advocate for legalization who’s finally living her dream as the owner of a Los Angeles-area cannabis dispensary. Joining her are three budtenders, her twenty-something son, and a deeply troubled security guard. The show seems ridiculous on paper, but Bates gives it a much-needed boost of credibility. 

Keywords: [“Bates”,”more”,”show”]
Source: http://www.businessinsider.com/kathy-bates-weed-comedy-show-on-netflix-2016-7

Denver Medical Marijuana

This website contains information that is the opinion of the writing Author based on their experience and information they have learned through life experiences, and research and not to be considered professional or medical advice. For Colorado medical marijuana information please consult Mile High Medical Cannabis. 

Keywords: [“medical”,”information”,”experience”]
Source: http://milehighmedicalcannabis.com/entries/medical-marijuana/marijuana-facts

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Source: http://www.nydailynews.com/…/tv/…theme-weed-comedy-show-article-1.2733284

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Source: http://www.latimes.com/entertainment/tv/la-et-st-disjointed-review…

Oregon Marijuana Social Lounges

Oregon bans the public consumption of cannabis. The only legal places to consume include private residences and hotel rooms, as well as marijuana social lounges. If you own a marijuana social lounge in Oregon, please click the button below to submit your business to us. We’ll get your listing added to our directory. 

Keywords: [“Oregon”,”marijuana”,”lounge”]
Source: https://potguide.com/oregon/marijuana-social-lounges

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Source: http://www.mcall.com/…catholics-freddy-production-of-the-musical-comedy…

Netflix cancels Chuck Lorre’s marijuana dispensary sitcom Disjointed

Its demise is being pinned to harsh reviews, including one we published by Orange County Register’s Rob Lowman. Michael Trucco, one of the actors who had a supporting role on the short-lived show, announced its cancellation on Twitter on Feb 14. I love these guys like a family & I loved making this show. 

Keywords: [“show”,”love”,”Lowman”]
Source: https://www.thecannabist.co/2018/02/15/netflix-marijuana…

Cannabis venture for Balhousie care home tycoon

Commercial cannabis farming is being touted as the latest trend in agriculture as governments show signs of relaxing opposition to the drug. Nine states in the US have legalised marijuana for recreational use for people over 21, while medical marijuana is legal in dozens more. 

Keywords: [“new”,”marijuana”,”investment”]
Source: http://www.heraldscotland.com/news/16384893.cannabis-venture-for-bal…

Overtoke TV News for 08-10-2018

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420 Day 2018 in Los Angeles

Los Angeles is about a six-hour drive south of San Rafael and honors the high school’s innovative potheads with 420 Day Los Angeles parties like Snoop Lion 420 Festival. Guests of Snoop Lion 420 Festival have a chance to puff the magic dragon with the dogfather of pot in America, Snoop Dogg, as they enjoy the surroundings of a lavish Hollywood mansion. Environmentally conscious reefer regulars head to 420 Day Los Angeles festivals like Pasdena Earth and Arts Festival, where they can find a sustainable beer garden to catch a brew buzz that compliments their feel-good highs. The 14th Annual Topanga Earth Day affords pot enthusiasts a chance to listen to live music, and mingle with members of Habitat for Humanity and PETA. Whether you smoke up, down, or out, 420 Day Los Angeles boasts events for a wide range of stoners. 

Keywords: [“day”,”Festival”,”Angeles”]
Source: http://www.partyearth.com/los-angeles/holidays/420-day-7

Canada Just Legalized Recreational Cannabis Use

Recreational marijuana use will soon be legal in Canada after senators voted 52-29 on a federal government bill that paves the way for the sale, purchase, and use of pot, CBC reports. The bill regulates the growing, distribution, and sale of the drug, with legal weed expected to hit the market in the next two to three months. Ontario Senator Tony Dean, who sponsored the bill, enthused over the result, suggesting the move has the power to transform Canadian society. As for when the actual legalization date is implemented, that’s up to Prime Minister Justin Trudeau. According to CBC, the bill – Bill C-45 – comes with a provisional buffer period of eight to 12 weeks to give Canada’s provinces enough time to lay the groundwork before the sale of marijuana begins. 

Now watch ‘High End,’ Highsnobiety’s documentary on luxury weed. 

Keywords: [“Canada”,”bill”,”start”]
Source: https://www.highsnobiety.com/p/recreational-marijuana-canada-legal

About

Is a dramatic comedy series about DC’s marijuana industry. The series follows a group of industry professionals as they attempt to navigate DC’s landscape of medical cultivation and broader legalization with well-intentioned enthusiasm, which often results in more trouble than they expect. It is also a town with a unique local culture and history completely separate from politics and business interests. Explores these two worlds through the scope of the city’s new marijuana industry, catalyzed by the medical field and broader legalization. The industry is rooted in its own political fights and entrepreneurial ambitions, the hurdles of which continue to impact how residents and patients benefit from it. 

As the first East Coast city to legalize marijuana, the example it sets will likely impact those to follow. 

Keywords: [“industry”,”marijuana”,”DC”]
Source: http://www.eastcoastgrow.tv

Big Bud Marijuana Review with Pictures

Looks: Very big, light green, fairly frosty buds, with very fine light orange frosted hairs. Smell: This bud is really dank smelling, almost musty; it also has some sweet undertones, and occasionally a bit of sour wafts by. Effects: Fairly mellow onset, not a very strong buzz with regards to ‘feeling it hit you. The up-side of this bud, is that it alleviates my symptoms considerably. The down-side is that the high is a bit forgetful and distracted. 

While this is only a bit couch-lock-ish, I don’t know if I would use this as a daytime smoke, due to the mental state of the high. Notes: This was a fairly well rounded buzz medically. It helps considerably with my stomach pains and nausea; and if smoked it makes for a pretty good sedative at night as well. 

Keywords: [“bit”,”bud”,”fairly”]
Source: http://www.medicalmarijuanastrains.com/big-bud

Nixon, Marijuana, and the Shafer Commission

The Nixon White House tapes from 1971-1972 demonstrate that the foundation of the modern war on marijuana was Nixonian prejudice, culture war and misinformation. CSDP’s Doug McVay spent several days at the National Archives listening to the Nixon White House tapes to find conversations about drug policy, especially regarding the National Commission on Marihuana and Drug Abuse, appointed by President Nixon. Nixon made clear several times that he wanted a report which supported his views and ‘tough on crime’ policies, no matter what the facts might be. To his credit, Governor Shafer delivered instead an honest report, with conclusions based on all the evidence – even though at the time he was being considered for a federal judgeship. 

Keywords: [“Nixon”,”marijuana”,”Commission”]
Source: http://www.csdp.org/news/news/nixon.htm

Morgan Freeman Will Eat, Smoke, Snort Marijuana: “Legalize It!”

Going green! Morgan Freeman voiced his affinity for marijuana in a bold new interview with The Daily Beast. The Oscar winner, 77, revealed that he is a big supporter of the drug, and regularly uses it in a variety of ways. He championed the medicinal qualities of marijuana, and emphasized the benefits of legalizing it. The Million Dollar Baby star married his first wife Jeanette Adair Bradshaw in the 1960s. 

He split from Bradshaw in the late 1970s, going on to marry second wife Myrna Colley-Lee in 1984, before the two divorced in the late 2000s. The Lucy actor told The Daily Beast that he has found his own benefits in weed, after suffering a horrific car crash in 2008. The accident left him with pain and trouble in his left hand and arm. 

Keywords: [“marijuana”,”Freeman”,”wife”]
Source: https://www.usmagazine.com/celebrity-news/news/morgan-freeman-will…

Your Ultimate Cannabis and Beer Guide

Your body absorbs the alcohol through the stomach, and unlike the food, it doesn’t have to be digested. This means that it reaches bloodstream in very short time, a fifth of the alcohol starts working immediately, and your tissue absorbs the majority of the rest. Alcohol has several different effects on both the body and mind. It dulls a part of the brain that regulates the motor functions, and thus it becomes hard to control your body. It may also cause various physical effects that include vomiting. 

Inability to correctly pronounce words and blurred visions are also the way in which alcohol works. 

Keywords: [“alcohol”,”body”,”effects”]
Source: http://www.carmodyirishpub.com

Overtoke TV News for 07-14-2018

hey there delilah parody (hey marijuana) by Gran Tatum

Pineapple Express

Lazy court-process clerk and stoner Dale Denton has only one reason to visit his equally lazy dealer Saul Silver: to purchase weed, specifically, a rare new strain called Pineapple Express. When Dale becomes the only witness to a murder by a crooked cop and the city’s most dangerous drug lord, he panics and dumps his roach of Pineapple Express at the scene. Dale now has another reason to visit Saul: to find out if the weed is so rare that it can be traced back to him-and it is. As Dale and Saul run for their lives, they quickly discover that they’re not suffering from weed-fueled paranoia: incredibly, the bad guys really are hot on their trail and trying to figure out the fastest way to kill them both. See more Motion Picture Rating Rated R for pervasive language, drug use, sexual references and violence. 

When Saul returns with Dale’s Pineapple Express pot, they reach for the cross joint and one of the canisters is filled with pot. 

Keywords: [“Saul”,”Dale”,”See”]
Source: https://www.imdb.com/title/tt0910936

Canada legalizes recreational use of Marijuana

Residents of Canada will be able to use marijuana without the worry of law enforcement, as the country’s senate has passed a bill legalizing the recreational use of the drug. Canada becomes the second country to legalize the drug nationwide, following Uruguay in 2013. The country’s Prime Minister Justin Trudeau announced that people will be able to use the drug legally come October 17.It’s been too easy for our kids to get marijuana – and for criminals to reap the profits. Our plan to legalize & regulate marijuana just passed the Senate. According to ABC News, the legislation allows for people over the age of 18 to carry and use up to 30 grams of dried cannabis in public. 

It also allows for residents to cultivate up to four cannabis plants at home, with dried cannabis and cannabis oil set to go on sale later this year. 

Keywords: [“cannabis”,”drug”,”legalize”]
Source: https://www.bellanaija.com/2018/06/canada-legalizes-recreational…

Corey Feldman charged with marijuana possession in Louisiana

MANGHAM, La. – Police in Louisiana say actor and musician Corey Feldman has been charged with misdemeanor marijuana possession and driving with a suspended license after his tour bus was pulled over for speeding over the weekend. Mangham, Louisiana, police say they pulled over a recreational vehicle driven by Feldman on Saturday and took him to a police station after discovering his license was suspended. Police say an officer at the station smelled marijuana and the drug was found in the RV following a search. Police say Feldman was released after paying a fine. Feldman says on Twitter Sunday he had no marijuana on him and faced a charge only because it was his vehicle. 

He says a member of his crew had medicinal marijuana. The 46-year-old former child actor now tours with his band, Corey Feldman & The Angels. 

Keywords: [“Feldman”,”Police”,”marijuana”]
Source: https://www.thecannabist.co/2017/10/23/corey-feldman-marijuana…

Tuesday Adult Game Night & Comedy Show

Join us EVERY TUESDAY for SESHdc, a 420 happy hour and adult game night in the Nation’s capital! Starting at 6pm enjoy cool vibes, great music, HIGHlarious weekly comedy lineup, drink specials and an elevated atmosphere. Yes, you must be 21+ with proper ID. You do not have to be a DC resident. You do not need a medical card to attend any Elevated Events Group Event. 

Feel free to bring flower, vapes, enails and edibles to enjoy and share! It’s legal in DC. This is an initiative 71 compliant event. 

Keywords: [“event”,”elevated”,”enjoy”]
Source: http://marijuanas.org/events/sesh-dc-hosted-by-elevated-events-group…

marijuana

Earlier today, we told you about the Weed Fairy, an anonymous New York City benefactor leaving free marijuana buds around Brooklyn’s subway stops. It just so happens that after our post went up, the Weed Fairy magically materialized outside Gawker’s Elizabeth Street office, taped a couple of Garden Breath posters on our front doors, and left a bunch of weed. This generous stoner is a woman, not a man, and the photo above is evidence of her handiwork. 

Keywords: [“Weed”,”Fairy”,”post”]
Source: http://gawker.com/tag/marijuana_3

Canada’s Legislature Votes To Legalize Marijuana; Sales Will Begin In Weeks

Recreational marijuana may soon be legal in Canada, after both the House of Commons and the Senate approved the Cannabis Act. Legal sales are likely to begin before the end of summer after the Senate voted 52-29 Tuesday night to approve the bill, the CBC reports. Those points were echoed by Liberal Prime Minister Justin Trudeau last fall, when he welcomed the news that the bill was making its way to the Senate. 

Keywords: [“Cannabis”,”bill”,”government”]
Source: https://indykush.com/canadas-legislature-votes-to-legalize…

Best Concerts in Denver 2018/19: Tickets, Info, Reviews, Videos and more

All tickets 100% guaranteed, some are resale, prices may be above face value. We’re an independent show guide not a venue or show. We sell primary, discount and resale tickets, all 100% guaranteed prices may be above face value. We are an independent show guide not a venue or show. We sell primary, discount and resale tickets, all 100% guaranteed and they may be priced above or below face value. 

Keywords: [“show”,”value”,”face”]
Source: http://www.denver-theater.com/index_concert.php

Delicious Vinyl Comedy Night

Come get an overdose of underground and a plateful of punchlines at the Delicious Vinyl space over at 6611 W Sunset Blvd. Free/Donations Accepted. The show will start at 8 but we’ll be hanging out before hand bumpin some Dilla beats and eating donuts. The show is hosted by Sara Weinshenk and will feature the stand up stylings of. 

Keywords: [“show”]
Source: http://lacannabisnews.com/event/delicious-vinyl-comedy-night

Overtoke TV News for 06-25-2018

Funny marijuana smokers comedy show Ep18Pt1of3

Medical Marijuana To Expand In Louisiana

Two bills expanding medical marijuana in Louisiana will become law after Gov. John Bel Edwards signs the last one this weekend. House Bill 579 by Rep. Ted James, D-Baton Rouge, adds Parkinson’s, glaucoma, severe muscle spasms, chronic pain and post traumatic stress disorder to the 10 conditions currently qualifying for medical marijuana. Edwards’ spokesman Richard Carbo said the governor planned to sign James’ bill Saturday, the last day Edwards can sign or veto any bills from the Regular Session that ended May 18. 

Those that aren’t signed or vetoed after Saturday will automatically become law. House Bill 672 by Rep. Rodney Lyons, D-Harvey, which the governor has already signed into law, also adds autism to the list of conditions covered. Supporters of James’ bill to add PTSD have said the medicine could be especially helpful to veterans and combat the nation’s opiod crisis. Rep. 

Kenny Cox, D-Natchitoches, is a military veteran whose son is also a veteran. 

Keywords: [“Bill”,”sign”,”James”]
Source: https://indykush.com/medical-marijuana-to-expand-in-louisiana

New York State To Take Another Look Into Legalizing Marijuana « CBS New York

With Massachusetts legalizing marijuana and New Jersey considering it, Cuomo may have a change of mind to avoid losing revenue to neighboring states, reports CBS2’s Marcia Kramer. Last month New Jersey Gov. Phil Murphy announced plans to expand his state’s classifications of medical-use marijuana. Murphy had made legalizing marijuana part of his campaign for office, including legalized recreational marijuana in New Jersey. In an odd twist, the governor is getting support from New York City’s First Lady Chirlane McCray. 

Both de Blasio and his wife have copped to smoking weed when they were younger, but the mayor is still on the fence when it comes to making it legal. NYPD Chief of Detectives Bob Boyce was asked Friday about McCray’s position. Many people Kramer spoke with Friday were admittedly on the fence. Marijuana became a billion dollar business after Colorado legalized weed, bringing in hundreds of millions in new tax revenue. New York’s study is expected to be completely by fall. 

Keywords: [“NEW”,”marijuana”,”legalize”]
Source: http://newyork.cbslocal.com/2018/04/06/new-york-legalizing-marijuana

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Source: http://ew.com/article/2014/09/23/new-girl-exclusive-video-nick-stoned…

Cheech and Chong Say ‘Pot’s Over’ Now That Republicans Like John Boehner Are Supporting Marijuana Reform

The age of marijuana’s rebellious and cool status is officially over, according to Cheech Marin and Tommy Chong. It all started when late-night host Colbert asked Marin and Chong what they thought about the push for legalized pot now that Republicans like former House Speaker John Beohner-a longtime opponent of marijuana reform-were starting to support pot’s legalization. The company grows and sells legal marijuana and services 11 states. According to 68-year-old Boehner, he decided to join the company in effort to get veterans legal access to the drug. Although Beohner’s newfound acceptance of marijuana raised eyebrows, his sentiments regarding the medical value of the plant falls in line with a growing number of Americans who believe patients and adults should be able to legally consume cannabis. 

A Pew Research Center report in January found 61 percent of U.S. adults were in favor of legal marijuana. 

Keywords: [“marijuana”,”pot”,”Marin”]
Source: http://www.newsweek.com/cheech-marin-tommy-chong-marijuana-899060

Canada Senate Gives Approval to Marijuana Legalization – Cannabistical: of or concerning cannabis.

A bill to legalize marijuana, proposed by Canadian Prime Minister Justin Trudeau, has been passed by the Senate through its third and final reading. The legislation – C-45 – has already been passed by the House of Commons, but will go back for one final vote on Senate amendments before being sent to the Governor General for Royal Assent. Once the law takes effect, the possession and cultivation of personal amounts of marijuana will be legal for those 18 and older. The law authorizes licensed marijuana businesses to sell marijuana and marijuana products, and also allows online sales. Passage of the law makes Canada the second country, following Uruguay, to officially legalize marijuana. 

A C.D. Howe Institute report released last year found that legal marijuana will bring Canada around $675 million in annual tax revenue. >View original articleAuthor: Anthony Martinelli. 

Keywords: [“marijuana”,”law”,”Canada”]
Source: http://cannabistical.com/canada-senate-gives-approval-to-marijuana…

Grasgeflüster

A widow discovers after her husband’s suicide that he has mortgaged everything they own and the banks are ready to foreclose. Faced with impending doom and little working knowledge except her ability to grow plants, she struggles to save her home. Enter her gardener, who is struggling to make a few marijuana plants grow in a hidden location and suggests that she use her green house to help grow the plants and sell them to make the money both need. What he doesn’t know is that his girl friend is pregnant and thus fears that they will be busted for growing marijuana. While supposedly working, the whole village is well aware of the endeavor and is hoping for their success. 

When the plants come in, Grace takes the crop to London and tries to sell it to a ruthless, but charming drug dealer. 

Keywords: [“plants”,”grow”,”sell”]
Source: https://www.imdb.com/title/tt0195234

Overtoke TV News for 06-10-2018

Jared Ewy Comedy: Balding and Marijuana…oh and Mickeys

Podcast: Bill Nye sciences the heck out of marijuana for Netflix

Venerable entertainer and mechanical engineer Bill Nye – famous for his schtick as ‘the science guy’ – returns to Netflix Dec. 29 for season two of his Emmy-nominated series Bill Nye Saves the World. The season debuts with an episode centered around marijuana. I also didn’t really know the history of marijuana becoming schedule 1 and I didn’t really know how the medical profession feels about marijuana. People use marijuana for everything medically and there’s questions about how it affects you when you’re young, like drinking like alcohol. So we investigated this and the upshot is if anybody tells you he knows all about marijuana and how it works he really doesn’t. 

You would buy and sell the marijuana species as the reefer of the realm. There’s no question that men’s sperm is affected by marijuana smoking. I will say also as a taxpayer and voter I hope it doesn’t become so readily accepted that people smoke all the time the way they used to smoke cigarettes and the smell of marijuana smoke is in everything the way it used to be when I was growing up. It’s not detectable in your blood whereas marijuana is in your blood apparently for two weeks at least. In California, there’s marijuana dispensaries everywhere. 

We’re passing laws or not passing laws because of presumptions and assumptions about marijuana – some of which have just got to be wrong. Whereas marijuana laws are passed because of certainty about the science of marijuana. 

Keywords: [“marijuana”,”cannabis”,”science”]
Source: http://www.greenstate.com/culture/bill-nye-interview-netflix-season-two

mi amor, porque te vas – dj hatfield

It turned out that the song the faki mentioned was not an uruguayan song after all, but one that had shared meaning in the context of the relationships that formed in port. True to form, he can weave the hook into an evening of ‘amis songs as he plays Am until dawn. Once one sings the hook, more than a few other people will recognize it, this song about a boat leaving uruguay. He sings part of the song as he remembers the lyrics, the words about a boat leaving. Curious about the song, i later discover that the song as he sings it is a parody of an internationally popular song with spanish, french, and english language versions. 

The song was first performed by jeanette, a singer active in spain in the mid-1970s. The song became popular in 1976 because of its appearance in a critically acclaimed film. Because w faki never mentions that the song circulated on the radio or on recordings-odd, because he does talk about listening to vinyl records and consuming music in live music venues in capetown-he is likely only to have heard it performed live in uruguay. The musical form is compelling, but the song circulated among ‘amis musicians in the context of the far ocean fishing trade. Today, it still signals the cosmopolitan outlook of men who took to the boats. 

As the faki plays the song, he tells me about performing at a club in capetown. A sonic trace of his travels, it also indicates the circuits in which ‘amis musicians absorbed latin musics. 

Keywords: [“song”,”boat”,”leave”]
Source: http://djhatfield.com/blog/2015/01/13/mi-amor-porque-te-vas

Governor Deal: No medical marijuana for AIDS patients

State Rep. Allen Peake’s medical marijuana bill is the talk of this year’s legislative session-well, along with this other little bill that’s gotten a little press. Heck, the Macon Republican’s proposed legislation is literally House Bill 1. We want the cannabis oil to be available for the children. I think law enforcement and district attorneys that have expressed opinions on this believe that if it’s not drafted very, very tightly and can’t be enforced with certainty, it lends itself to a situation where we cannot control it I share those concerns. 

That’s why it is difficult to draft this kind of legislation. The law enforcement and district attorneys that Deal is referring to are the Prosecuting Attorneys Council and the Georgia Sheriffs Association, who have voiced their objections to the longer list of conditions. He pumped his brakes a bit now that the governor has had his say on the list. I’m very confident that the rigorous legislative process will provide a final version of HB 1 that will bring relief from pain and suffering for many Georgia citizens that are hurting, and meets the needed criteria to obtain the signature of Governor Deal. I wholeheartedly share the Governor’s concerns that we not pass a medical cannabis oil bill that could lead to abuse of the medicine, and we will be working with our law enforcement officials to insert safeguards in the legislation that protect against potential abuse. 

Keywords: [“bill”,”governor”,”legislation”]
Source: https://thegavoice.com/news/georgia/governor-deal-medical…

Medical Marijuana Dispensary Licenses Delayed in Ohio

The Ohio Board of Pharmacy said that it has delayed the announcement of medical marijuana dispensary licenses for the state. The board had expected to make the information available on Wednesday and name as many as 56 licensees in 28 geographic areas. State regulators now expect to award provisional licenses to successful applicants at its monthly meeting scheduled for June 4-6. Cameron McNamee, a spokesman for the board, said in an email that it is taking longer than expected to process the applications. In November of 2015, Ohio voters rejected a ballot proposal that would have legalized cannabis for medical and adult use. 

Only one year later, support for medical marijuana in the state had swelled. Under the law, patients with one or more of 21 serious medical conditions will be allowed to use medical cannabis. The law also bans home cultivation of medical marijuana. The Board of Pharmacy plans for patient registration to begin in July. The Board of Pharmacy’s delay may be an attempt to avoid problems similar to those experienced with the issuance of licenses to cannabis cultivators. 

A spokeswoman for the Board of Commerce, Stephanie Gostomski, said the board approved applications based on data provided. All provisional licenses would be verified before they became permanent. 

Keywords: [“Board”,”license”,”provisional”]
Source: https://www.medicalmarijuana.com/medical-marijuana-dispensary…