WeedLife News Network

Hot off the press cannabis, marijuana, cbd and hemp news from around the world on the WeedLife News Network.

Ready, set, grow! Hawaii issues first 3 licenses for industrial hemp growers - Cannabis News

The state has issued its first three licenses to hemp growers in Hawaii as part of its Industrial Hemp Pilot Program.

Continue reading

Hawaii: Kauai’s First Medical Cannabis Dispensary Approved to Begin Sales - Cannabis News

Kauai’s first medical marijuana dispensary has received approval to begin sales on the island. Have a Heart will open for business Monday after receiving approval from the state Department of Health late last week.

Continue reading

Hawaii Lawmakers Consider Allowing Edibles & Tourist Med Cards - Cannabis News

Hawaii medical marijuana patients may not have to toil over the stove baking edibles for much longer.

Continue reading

Hawaii says it is first state to go cashless for pot sales - Cannabis News

HONOLULU (AP) -- Hawaii said Tuesday that it aims to be the first state to have marijuana sales handled without cash, saying it wanted to avoid robberies and other crimes targeting dispensaries.

Continue reading

Hawaii: Maui medical marijuana dispensary to close temporarily - Cannabis News

Maui’s first state-licensed medical marijuana dispensary to open for business will be closed Monday and Tuesday and will change its operating hours.

Continue reading

First Medical Marijuana Dispensary Opening in Hawaii - Cannabis News

HONOLULU (AP) -- Dispensary sales of medical marijuana in Hawaii are beginning after patients waited 17 years for a legal way to purchase the drug.

Continue reading

Attendees of Hawaii Hemp Conference enthusiastic - Cannabis News

In Hawaii, the first hemp research program was approved by the state Legislature in 1999, but it wasn’t until 2016 that a formal pilot program for developing a new state crop was approved.

Continue reading

When will Hawaii's medical marijuana dispensaries open? – Cannabis News

It has been nearly a year since the state granted eight medical marijuana dispensary licenses, but it wasn't until last month that several licensees started pot production.

Continue reading

Hawaii: Several marijuana measures introduced; State-regulated collectives, legalization for recreational use among proposals – Cannabis News

Hawaii residents eventually might be able to use marijuana recreationally, and patients could be allowed to purchase it from legally formed collectives. Those are among more than a dozen bills being vetted in the state Legislature related to marijuana and marijuana dispensaries.

Continue reading

Hemp 101: Farmers in Hawaii learn about growing industry during convention in Hilo – Cannabis News

Farmers from throughout the state gained insight into Hawaii’s newest crop as the annual Hawaii Farmers Union United Convention kicked off Friday at OK Farms in Hilo.

Continue reading

Laboratory on Maui to Test Potency of Hawaiʻi Cannabis – Cannabis News

A mainland-based laboratory is expanding to Hawaiʻi with a facility on Maui that will offer cannabis testing as the state’s Medical Marijuana Dispensary Program gets underway.

Continue reading

Industrial Hemp Bill Now Law in Hawaii – Cannabis News

It calls for a pilot program through the Hawaii Department of Agriculture.

Continue reading

Hemp, Hemp, Hooray! Hemp History Week on Maui – Cannabis News

Legislation recently passed in Hawaii’s Senate that sets the foundation to legalize hemp grown for research, but the bill awaits Governor David Ige’s signature.

Continue reading

Hawaiian bill, eyeing more patient access to medical marijuana, moves forward – Marijuana News

Days before dispensary licensee selections are announced, a proposal that aims to increase patient access to medical cannabis and smooth out bumps in the law is moving through the state Legislature.

Continue reading

Top Pot State Hawaii Creates Strict Medical Marijuana Program – Marijuana News

The race is on for Hawaii medical marijuana dispensary licenses. The 50th state has had a medical marijuana program for 15 years and was the first state to legalize it through the legislative process back in 2000.

Continue reading

Hawaii Supreme Court's order gives relief to medical marijuana lawyers

Hawaii lawyers assisting the state's first medical marijuana dispensary applicants were provided relief Tuesday, thanks to a figurative pardon from the Hawaii Supreme Court.


 

 

The state's highest court ordered an amendment to the Hawaii lawyer rules of professional conduct, allowing counsel or assistance to "...a client regarding conduct expressly permitted by Hawaii law, provided that the lawyer counsels the client about the legal consequences, under other applicable law, of the client’s proposed course of conduct."

Click here to read the complete article

Continue reading

WeedLife.com