2019 March

Mar 18

Lessons from MA (pt. 1) – community host agreements

I recently took a trip to Massachusetts to meet with folks in the cannabis industry up there.  It’s been three years since MA voters decided to legalize adult use, but physical results have been slow and hard won.  Fewer than a dozen retail shops selling adult use marijuana have opened, none of them in Boston.

Mar 12

Update: New Jersey nears legalization

New Jersey is getting closer to legalizing cannabis for adult use.  The governor’s office just announced the terms of a long-awaited deal with legislative leaders, which could make it to the legislature for a vote by the end of the month.  The terms include: Tax Adult-use cannabis will be subject to a flat tax of