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August 07, 2017
Jeff Sessions’ letter to Oregon gov cites “pervasive illicit cannabis cultivation”Jeff Sessions’ letter to Oregon gov cites “pervasive illicit cannab...Jeff Sessions’ letter to Oregon gov cites “pervasive illicit cannabis cultivation”
By Alicia Wallace, The Cannabist Staff Attorney General Jeff Sessions marijuana-related missive to Oregons top official zeroed in on state police findings that cannabis legalization did little to cull bla ...
By Alicia Wallace, The Cannabist Staff Attorney General Jeff Sessions marijuana-related missive to Oregons top official zeroed in on state police findings that cannabis legalization di ...
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August 23, 2017
Oregon gov, police chief say Sessions’ marijuana claims based on flawed, leaked, draft ...Oregon gov, police chief say Sessions’ marijuana claims based on fl...Oregon gov, police chief say Sessions’ marijuana claims based on flawed, leaked, draft report
By Polly Washburn, The Cannabist Staff Oregons governor and the head of the state police responded Tuesday to a letter from U.S. Attorney General Jeff Sessions, in which he said cannabis legalization in t ...
By Polly Washburn, The Cannabist Staff Oregons governor and the head of the state police responded Tuesday to a letter from U.S. Attorney General Jeff Sessions, in which he said cannab ...
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November 15, 2017
Oregon man accused of shipping marijuana in giant hand-made fake rocksOregon man accused of shipping marijuana in giant hand-made fake rocksOregon man accused of shipping marijuana in giant hand-made fake rocks
By The Associated Press EUGENE, Ore. Police say an Oregon man shipped more than $1 million worth of marijuana to another state via UPS last week, packing the drugs inside of artificial boulders he made h ...
By The Associated Press EUGENE, Ore. Police say an Oregon man shipped more than $1 million worth of marijuana to another state via UPS last week, packing the drugs inside of artificia ...
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December 13, 2017
Oregon’s Josephine County Goes From Bad to Worse on CannabisOregon’s Josephine County Goes From Bad to Worse on CannabisOregon’s Josephine County Goes From Bad to Worse on Cannabis
The scales have tipped sharply against legal growers in Josephine County, Oregon. At the end of September,we discussed the successful efforts of local growers in Josephine County, Oregon, to stop an ordin ...
The scales have tipped sharply against legal growers in Josephine County, Oregon. At the end of September,we discussed the successful efforts of local growers in Josephine County, Oreg ...
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February 02, 2018
“We’re going to do something about it”: Oregon’s federal prosecutor holds summit on bla...“We’re going to do something about it”: Oregon’s federal prosecutor...“We’re going to do something about it”: Oregon’s federal prosecutor holds summit on black market marijuana
By Gillian Flaccus, The Associated Press PORTLAND, Ore. Oregons top federal prosecutor said Friday the state has a formidable problem with marijuana overproduction that winds up on the black market and ...
By Gillian Flaccus, The Associated Press PORTLAND, Ore. Oregons top federal prosecutor said Friday the state has a formidable problem with marijuana overproduction that winds up on t ...
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February 21, 2018
Oregon officials struggle to ID which marijuana grows are legalOregon officials struggle to ID which marijuana grows are legalOregon officials struggle to ID which marijuana grows are legal
By Andrew Selsky, Associated Press SALEM, Ore. (AP) An Oregon sheriff and district attorney blasted efforts to regulate legalized marijuana, saying Tuesday the state is allowing black market operations ...
By Andrew Selsky, Associated Press SALEM, Ore. (AP) An Oregon sheriff and district attorney blasted efforts to regulate legalized marijuana, saying Tuesday the state is allowing blac ...
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January 17, 2017
Oregon Cannabis in 2017: The Draft Bills Are HereOregon Cannabis in 2017: The Draft Bills Are HereOregon Cannabis in 2017: The Draft Bills Are Here
The 2017 Oregon legislative session begins two weeks from tomorrow, on Wednesday, February 1. Already, there are manyproposed bills, measures and resolutions posted on the legislatures website,ranging fro ...
The 2017 Oregon legislative session begins two weeks from tomorrow, on Wednesday, February 1. Already, there are manyproposed bills, measures and resolutions posted on the legislatures ...
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January 23, 2017
Oregon Company Plans Cannabis-Friendly RV ParkOregon Company Plans Cannabis-Friendly RV ParkOregon Company Plans Cannabis-Friendly RV Park
An Oregon company wants to build a cannabis-friendly RV park. A company that supplies warehouse space for marijuana growers is eyeing property near Lake Selmac in Josephine County. The park will be called ...
An Oregon company wants to build a cannabis-friendly RV park. A company that supplies warehouse space for marijuana growers is eyeing property near Lake Selmac in Josephine County. The ...
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January 24, 2017
Oregon Studio Owner Showcases The High Art Of Cannabis PhotographyOregon Studio Owner Showcases The High Art Of Cannabis PhotographyOregon Studio Owner Showcases The High Art Of Cannabis Photography
When Eliav Cohen looks at his stash, he sees beyond the buds, leaves and stems. In his minds eye, cannabis is a lush emerald valley, a crimson pistil inferno and a trichome diamond field. Cohen is the ow ...
When Eliav Cohen looks at his stash, he sees beyond the buds, leaves and stems. In his minds eye, cannabis is a lush emerald valley, a crimson pistil inferno and a trichome diamond fie ...
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January 31, 2017
Oregon May Protect Employees for Off-Duty Cannabis UseOregon May Protect Employees for Off-Duty Cannabis UseOregon May Protect Employees for Off-Duty Cannabis Use
Two weeks ago, we wrote that the Oregon legislative session would begin this Wednesday, and that 28 proposed cannabis bills graced the legislatures website. Since that time, we caught wind of SB 301, a ti ...
Two weeks ago, we wrote that the Oregon legislative session would begin this Wednesday, and that 28 proposed cannabis bills graced the legislatures website. Since that time, we caught ...
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February 07, 2017
Oregon Cannabis Licenses: No Seller’s MarketOregon Cannabis Licenses: No Seller’s MarketOregon Cannabis Licenses: No Seller’s Market
Individuals and companies looking to join the Oregon cannabis market often ask us lawyers whether we know of any licenses for sale. Some of these requests come from states like Washington, where licenses ...
Individuals and companies looking to join the Oregon cannabis market often ask us lawyers whether we know of any licenses for sale. Some of these requests come from states like Washing ...
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February 08, 2017
Oregon bill would make it illegal for employers to bar workers from consuming weed in t...Oregon bill would make it illegal for employers to bar workers from...Oregon bill would make it illegal for employers to bar workers from consuming weed in their off-hours
By Andrew Selsky, Associated Press SALEM, Ore. Employers in Oregon would be prohibited from banning marijuana use by employees during their days off under a bill introduced in the Oregon Senate. The bil ...
By Andrew Selsky, Associated Press SALEM, Ore. Employers in Oregon would be prohibited from banning marijuana use by employees during their days off under a bill introduced in the Or ...
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May 07, 2017
Chart: Oregon’s medical marijuana industry slumpingChart: Oregon’s medical marijuana industry slumpingChart: Oregon’s medical marijuana industry slumping
By Eli McVey The number of medical marijuana dispensaries and registered patients in Oregon is plunging now that the states recreational cannabis industry is fully operational, casting a cloud of uncerta ...
By Eli McVey The number of medical marijuana dispensaries and registered patients in Oregon is plunging now that the states recreational cannabis industry is fully operational, castin ...
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May 09, 2016
Oregon Marijuana for Investors: The WebinarOregon Marijuana for Investors: The WebinarOregon Marijuana for Investors: The Webinar
The Canna Law Group will be hosting a webinar on Oregon Marijuana for Investors on Wednesday, May 25 from 11 a.m.- 2 p.m. PST. As of March 2016, Oregon no longer has residency requirements for owners and ...
The Canna Law Group will be hosting a webinar on Oregon Marijuana for Investors on Wednesday, May 25 from 11 a.m.- 2 p.m. PST. As of March 2016, Oregon no longer has residency requirem ...
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May 03, 2016
Oregon Marijuana: Retail Sales of Edibles, Topicals and Extracts Begin on June 2Oregon Marijuana: Retail Sales of Edibles, Topicals and Extracts Be...Oregon Marijuana: Retail Sales of Edibles, Topicals and Extracts Begin on June 2
Late yesterday afternoon, the Oregon Health Authority (OHA) released draft temporary rules for the expansion of early cannabissales into the Oregon retail market. These sales will occur through OHA licens ...
Late yesterday afternoon, the Oregon Health Authority (OHA) released draft temporary rules for the expansion of early cannabissales into the Oregon retail market. These sales will occu ...
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May 10, 2016
Oregon’s Legal Marijuana Market Is About To Get A Whole Lot SweeterOregon’s Legal Marijuana Market Is About To Get A Whole Lot SweeterOregon’s Legal Marijuana Market Is About To Get A Whole Lot Sweeter
The clock's ticking down to the dawn of a new age for recreational marijuana consumers in Oregon: on June 2, retailers in America's third state to legalize will be able to sell new range of infused produc ...
The clock's ticking down to the dawn of a new age for recreational marijuana consumers in Oregon: on June 2, retailers in America's third state to legalize will be able to sell new ran ...
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May 09, 2016
Oregon pot shops to sell recreational edibles, extracts in JuneOregon pot shops to sell recreational edibles, extracts in JuneOregon pot shops to sell recreational edibles, extracts in June
By The Associated Press EUGENE, Ore. Recreational marijuana users will be able to purchase more than just flowers next month. The Register-Guard reports that starting June 2, medical marijuana dispensari ...
By The Associated Press EUGENE, Ore. Recreational marijuana users will be able to purchase more than just flowers next month. The Register-Guard reports that starting June 2, medical ...
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May 16, 2016
Oregon city councilor opens his own pot shopOregon city councilor opens his own pot shopOregon city councilor opens his own pot shop
By The Associated Press MEDFORD, Ore. A member of the Medford City Council, known for its tough stance on legalized marijuana, has opened his own pot dispensary. The Mail-Tribune says Oregon city council ...
By The Associated Press MEDFORD, Ore. A member of the Medford City Council, known for its tough stance on legalized marijuana, has opened his own pot dispensary. The Mail-Tribune says ...
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May 17, 2016
Oregon Hemp: New Rules Advance the BallOregon Hemp: New Rules Advance the BallOregon Hemp: New Rules Advance the Ball
A few months ago, we wrote that Oregon was busy revitalizing its dormant industrial hemp program. After the passage of emergency House Bill 4060, that program looked good. Things got even better this mon ...
A few months ago, we wrote that Oregon was busy revitalizing its dormant industrial hemp program. After the passage of emergency House Bill 4060, that program looked good. Things got ...
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May 23, 2016
Medical marijuana growers in Oregon flying under radarMedical marijuana growers in Oregon flying under radarMedical marijuana growers in Oregon flying under radar
By Vickie Aldous, The Medford Mail Tribune MEDFORD, Ore. Only a handful of medical marijuana growers have applied for Jackson County permits to keep growing on rural residential land even though growe ...
By Vickie Aldous, The Medford Mail Tribune MEDFORD, Ore. Only a handful of medical marijuana growers have applied for Jackson County permits to keep growing on rural residential lan ...
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June 01, 2016
Starting Tomorrow Low Dose Recreational Marijuana Edibles Go On Sale In OregonStarting Tomorrow Low Dose Recreational Marijuana Edibles Go On Sal...Starting Tomorrow Low Dose Recreational Marijuana Edibles Go On Sale In Oregon
Marijuana edibles are becoming more and more popular every day. A lot of people frown upon smoking marijuana, but enjoy eating a sweet or savory marijuana treat. That trend is likely to continue as more s ...
Marijuana edibles are becoming more and more popular every day. A lot of people frown upon smoking marijuana, but enjoy eating a sweet or savory marijuana treat. That trend is likely t ...
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June 01, 2016
Oregon Begins Retail Sale of Marijuana EdiblesOregon Begins Retail Sale of Marijuana EdiblesOregon Begins Retail Sale of Marijuana Edibles
David Downs Oregon residents will finally be able to eat and dab their pot as of today. The states recreational marijuana market will expand to include infused edibles, extracts, ...
David Downs Oregon residents will finally be able to eat and dab their pot as of today. The states recreational marijuana market will expand to include infuse ...
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June 08, 2016
Oregon races to finalize rules for recreational marijuana, issue licensesOregon races to finalize rules for recreational marijuana, issue li...Oregon races to finalize rules for recreational marijuana, issue licenses
By Andrew Selsky, Associated Press PORTLAND, Oregon After months of public hearings with pot growers, lawmen, public health officials and others, a commis ...
By Andrew Selsky, Associated Press PORTLAND, Oregon After months of public hearings with pot growers, lawmen, public health officials ...
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June 07, 2016
Oregon Races to Finalize Rules for Marijuana, Issue LicensesOregon Races to Finalize Rules for Marijuana, Issue LicensesOregon Races to Finalize Rules for Marijuana, Issue Licenses
ANDREW SELSKY Associated Press PORTLAND, Oregon (AP) -- The Oregon Liquor Control Commission is racing to finalize regulations for growing, processing and selling recreational marijua ...
ANDREW SELSKY Associated Press PORTLAND, Oregon (AP) -- The Oregon Liquor Control Commission is racing to finalize regulations for growing, processing and selling ...
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June 10, 2016
Oregon Marijuana: Update on the RulesOregon Marijuana: Update on the RulesOregon Marijuana: Update on the Rules
Oregon is a great state for cannabis entrepreneurs and investors alike. Oregons cannabis programs are largely built out with welcoming parameters, although the treacle of administrative rules continues, m ...
Oregon is a great state for cannabis entrepreneurs and investors alike. Oregons cannabis programs are largely built out with welcoming parameters, although the treacle of administrativ ...
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June 22, 2016
Portland Commissioner Seeks to Expunge Prior Weed Convictions with Pot TaxPortland Commissioner Seeks to Expunge Prior Weed Convictions with ...Portland Commissioner Seeks to Expunge Prior Weed Convictions with Pot Tax
Starting next year, Oregon will decrease its current 25 percent tax on recreational pot to 17 percent, with an option for cities and counties to collect up to an additional three percent more in taxes, ...
Starting next year, Oregon will decrease its current 25 percent tax on recreational pot to 17 percent, with an option for cities and counties to collect up to an additional three pe ...
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June 26, 2016
The Largest Cannabis Golf Tournament In The Northwest Hits The Green This Summer In OregonThe Largest Cannabis Golf Tournament In The Northwest Hits The Gree...The Largest Cannabis Golf Tournament In The Northwest Hits The Green This Summer In Oregon
Later this month cannabis industry professionals will put down their lighters and pick up their golf clubs as the second annual Fore Twenty Golf Tournament comes to Portland on June 30th. It is a business ...
Later this month cannabis industry professionals will put down their lighters and pick up their golf clubs as the second annual Fore Twenty Golf Tournament comes to Portland on June 30 ...
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