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Ontario Hypes Penalties for High Driving While Awaiting a Reliable Test

Ontario's harshest penalties for driving while high are reserved for young drivers, novice drivers, and commercial drivers.

Detroit Voters Will Have Say in Cannabis Regulations

Detroit voters will have an opportunity to weigh in on the region’s cannabis industry on Nov. 7, when newly proposed regulations appear on the local ballot.

Washington Labs Launch Effort to Address Credibility Crisis

In the wake of allegations that Washington's top cannabis lab was inflating THC test results, some labs are taking matters into their own hands to win back public trust.

Hawaii Says It’s 1st State to Go Cashless for Cannabis Sales

Hawaii said Tuesday that it will be the first state to require marijuana sales to be handled without cash, saying it wanted to avoid robberies and other crimes targeting dispensaries.

Michigan to MMJ Dispensaries: Close by Dec. 15 or Risk Licensure

The decision means registered patients will have to grow their own cannabis or obtain it from caregivers until the state issues the licenses, likely in the first quarter of next year.

Will Michigan Shut Down Dispensaries Until December?

Michigan’s Medical Marihuana Licensing Board will meet Tuesday and could vote to close the state’s medical cannabis dispensaries until mid-December.

San Diego Considers Plan to Expand Industry Licensing

With adult-use cannabis sales set to become legal on Jan. 1, cities across California continue to hash out local rules and regulations for industry.

Panel Bans Cannabis Possession, Ads at Las Vegas Airport

If federal Transportation Security Administration screeners find cannabis at security stations, they can alert Las Vegas police, officials said. Violators could face a misdemeanor charge or civil fines.

Massachusetts’ Top Cannabis Regulator Says He’s Committed to Timely Rollout

The state's top marijuana regulator pledged to implement Massachusetts' recreational cannabis law and do his best to meet an ambitious timetable for licensing and opening retail stores.

Former Bain Executive to Lead Massachusetts Cannabis Regulatory Agency

Steven Hoffman is a former partner at Bain and Co., where he headed the firm's Boston office. By law, officials must appoint three more people by Friday.

Senator Named to Massachusetts Regulatory Post Opposed Legal Cannabis

Sen. Jennifer Flanagan, who opposed last year's cannabis legalization initiative, is the first appointee to the five-member Cannabis Control Commission.

Nevada Gaming Commission to Discuss Cannabis and Casinos

The Nevada Gaming Commission hopes to address the problems the state's legalization of recreational marijuana present during an upcoming special meeting.

Denver to Start Licensing First Cannabis Clubs, but Few May Apply

Denver is on the brink of licensing some of the nation's first legal cannabis clubs, but elaborate regulatory hurdles may mean the city gets few takers for the new licenses.

Alaska Proposal Would Open Door to On-Site Consumption

With cannabis sales still lagging behind, the Alaska Marijuana Control Board has officially proposed regulations to allow onsite cannabis consumption.

Fort Collins Eyes Eliminating Voter Approval for Cannabis Changes

Fort Collins is considering placing a measure on the ballot asking voters to give up their right to weigh in on changes to local cannabis regulations.

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