HONOLULU — Hawaii selected eight businesses Friday to open medical marijuana dispensaries — but not one owned by Woody Harrelson.
The actor was among nearly 60 Hawaii residents who applied in January to open the state’s first medical marijuana dispensaries. Dispensaries can open as soon as July 15.
Ina Treciokas, a spokesperson for Harrelson, said there was no comment on the selection announcement.Continue reading
All the naysayers who were against marijuana legalization are eating crow about now. Colorado’s weed sales just keep trending up, and with the sales of legal weed, they are improving their schools and reducing overall crime rates.
Not counting medicinal weed sales, Colorado sold nearly $19 million in their recreational weed market in the month of March, and $1.9 million of that goes straight into government coffers and towards building schools.Continue reading
Cannabis entrepreneurship, an industry by and large dominated by white men as BuzzFeed discussed last month, got a huge boost from Whoopi Goldberg this week. The comedian and co-host of The View who holds a coveted EGOT — for those who didn't watch 30 Rock, that's a combination of Emmy, Grammy, Oscar, and Tony Awards — has joined forces with another decorated professional, the High Times Cannabis Cup award-winning edible marijuana maker Maya Elisabeth, to launch a line of female-focused medical cannabis products — Whoopi & Maya — to alleviate menstrual pain. Midol, consider yourself disrupted.Continue reading
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Roseanne Barr is Opening a Medical Marijuana Dispensary called ‘Roseanne’s Joint’
By Brittany Weekley on February 14, 2016
Roseanne Barr, the controversial actress and star of hit TV sitcom Roseanne, has announced plans to open up a medical marijuana dispensary in Santa Ana, California.
The Orange County Register reported, “The comedian and political activist is becoming a partner in a Santa Ana venture to be called Roseanne’s Joint.” Roseanne hasn’t been shy about her support of medical marijuana, stating that she uses the substance to ease the pain of macular degeneration and glaucoma.Continue reading
HONOLULU – Actor and marijuana advocate Woody Harrelson was one of nearly 60 applicants to apply to open one of Hawaii's first medical marijuana dispensaries.Continue reading