Articles tagged with "iowa"
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Neighbor states give Illinois $10 million in cannabis taxes every monthBruce Barcott - Published on April 14, 2021Read more
Surrounded by states that prohibit marijuana, Illinois is more than happy to take their tax money.
Patients Line Up for Dispensary Openings in IowaBruce Barcott - Published on December 3, 2018Read more
The state’s first dispensaries opened over the weekend in Sioux City, Des Moines, and Davenport.
Iowa’s First 5 Medical Marijuana Dispensaries to Open SaturdayThe Associated Press - Published on November 29, 2018Read more
Iowa will kick off cannabis sales Saturday as part of a limited MMJ program that caps THC at 3% and forbids smokeable and edible products.
In Iowa, Medical Marijuana’s Future Remains HazyThe Associated Press - Published on April 30, 2018Read more
“We’ve provided some false hope,” said state Sen. Joe Bolkcom, who has backed efforts to expand medical marijuana access. “There are thousands of Iowans counting on us to deliver.”
Iowa Senate Bill Would Open the Door to More Potent Medical MarijuanaLeafly Staff - Published on April 23, 2018Read more
The bill would allow the state’s medical cannabis board to raise the current 3% limit on THC.
Iowa Selects 5 Cities for Medical Marijuana DispensariesThe Associated Press - Published on March 27, 2018Read more
Dispensaries would be operated in Council Bluffs, Sioux City, Davenport, Waterloo and the Des Moines suburb of Windsor Heights.
Iowa State’s Marijuana Shirt Ban Case Costs School a Million DollarsThe Associated Press - Published on March 21, 2018Read more
The costs stem from a politically-motivated attempt by university administrators in 2012 to block T-shirt designs that featured the ISU mascot and a cannabis leaf.
Bill to Reduce Iowa Cannabis Penalties Faces Uncertain FutureThe Associated Press - Published on February 5, 2018Read more
The bill would make first offense possession of 5 grams or less a simple misdemeanor instead of a serious misdemeanor, reducing jail time and court fees.
Iowa Man Faces Deportation for a Single Gram of CannabisPat Radigan - Published on October 3, 2017Read more
Luis Alvarez took the rap for his friends in the car. He didn’t know it would lead to this.
Iowa AG Tells Agency to Halt Portion of Medical Marijuana LawThe Associated Press - Published on September 11, 2017Read more
An unusual attempt by Iowa to work with another state to transport medical marijuana oil across state lines is on hold amid legal concerns it could invite scrutiny from the federal government.