Welcome again to The Week in Weed, your Friday have a look at what’s taking place on the planet of legalized marijuana. This week, we see Georgia pharmacies promoting medical marijuana. We’ve an replace on the Ohio legalization poll initiative. We word that Hawai’i is permitting inter-island transport of hashish. And at last, weed is now obtainable on the Weed Museum.
Medical marijuana sufferers in Georgia will quickly be capable of get hold of low THC oil at unbiased pharmacies across the state – the one place within the nation the place that is doable. The Georgia Board of Pharmacy not too long ago started accepting purposes, and nearly 120 pharmacies indicated they’re fascinated about offering medicine from Botanical Sciences, a state-licensed manufacturing firm.
We’re going to have sufferers that want this well being care in some distant components of Georgia that most likely would by no means have a dispensary close to them. However they do have a caring skilled, a educated skilled pharmacist, of their communities who can discuss to them.
Jonathan Marquess, vp of the Georgia Pharmacy Affiliation
Early voting started in Ohio this week, and meaning plenty of ads about hashish. Emotions seem like working excessive, with proponents releasing a brand new advert emphasizing the necessity to improve entry for medical hashish sufferers and the income that might end result from legalization. They’re additionally accusing opponents of the initiative of spreading lies and misinformation. In the meantime, state Lawyer Normal Dave Yost (R) has launched an evaluation of the initiative because of “infected and inaccurate” rhetoric across the subject.
Though medical hashish has been authorized in Hawai’i for years, transporting it between islands has been unlawful till only recently. A not too long ago handed invoice allowed dispensary-to-dispensary gross sales. The primary journey was between the Huge Island and Kauai, with journeys deliberate to different islands within the close to future.
The final time we reported on New York Metropolis’s weed museum, the one factor you can purchase was museum merchandise. Nicely, instances have modified. Now, a partnership with Union Sq. Journey Company permits the venue to supply precise hashish. So sure, you will get weed on the Weed Museum!
Be nicely everybody – we’ll see you subsequent week!