Monthly Archives: May 2022

RHODE ISLAND BECOMES 19TH STATE TO END MARIJUANA PROHIBITION

On May 24th, Governor Daniel McKee signed the Rhode Island Cannabis Act  (the “Act”) into law, making the Ocean State the 19th state to legalize cannabis for adult-use. While adult-use retail sales will not launch in the state until on or after December 1, 2022, adults 21 and older can now legally possess up to one ounce of cannabis and grow up to six plants for personal use,… More

Office of Cannabis Management Announces Get Ready, Get Set Cannabis Workshops

The Office of Cannabis Management has announced a series of  “Get Ready, Get Set” virtual workshops to provide information for those looking to apply for the Conditional Adult-Use Retail Dispensary (“CAURD”) Licenses to sell cannabis in New York. The CAURD licenses will be the first round of adult-use retail licenses issued in New York.

To be eligible for the CAURD license, applicants must:

  • Have had a pre-MRTA cannabis related offense in the State of New York,…
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