November 22, 2015
Cannabadger.com: Cannabadger visits Oregon for some Cannabis Common Sense and more
Posted by Gary Storck
Sunday, November 22, 2015
I had the pleasure of spending last weekend in Portland, Oregon, where medical cannabis was legalized in 1998 and adult use in Nov. 2014. Portland and Oregon are showing how to do it. If only Wisconsin lawmakers would wake up and smell the cannabis prosperity waiting in the wings!
With its harsh politics and seeming intractability of cannabis prohibition, Wisconsin these days is 180 degrees different than the state of Oregon.
In Nov. 2014, Oregon voters legalized adult use of cannabis, 16 years after they legalized medical cannabis in Nov. 1998. On Oct. 1, 2015, adults age 21 and over have been allowed to purchase up to 7 grams of cannabis flowers at a time from licensed medical cannabis dispensaries while the state creates a new regulatory system for recreational sales. So I thought that a little fact finding tour of Portland was in order.
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Posted by Gary at November 22, 2015 08:14 AM
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