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Woody Harrelson and Tetris Producer Henk Rogers Apply for Dispensary Licenses in Hawaii

Actor Woody Harrelson (Cheers, Zombieland) is one of 66 applicants attempting to receive a license from the Hawaii Department of Health to legally operate medical cannabis cultivation centers and dispensaries in the state. Henk Rogers, famous for distributing the video game Tetris as founder of The Tetris Company, is also one of the applicants. In …

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Hawaii: Two Senate Committees Approve Bill to Legalize Medical Cannabis Dispensaries

Two different Senate committees in Hawaii approved House Bill 321 this week, a proposal to legalize the distribution of medical cannabis through state-licensed dispensaries. The proposal has already been approved by the state’s House, as well as the Senate Public Safety Committee. On Wednesday, Hawaii’s Senate Ways and Means Committee voted 8 to 2 to …

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Hawaii Senate Committee Unanimously Passes Bill to Legalize Medical Cannabis Dispensaries

Hawaii’s Senate Public Safety Committee has voted to unanimously approve a bill to legalize the distribution of medical cannabis through state-licensed dispensaries. The proposal would mark the first time the state has allowed medical cannabis safe access points, despite the medicine being legalized by voters nearly 15 years ago. House Bill 321, which has already …

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Hawaii Bill to Legalize Medical Cannabis Dispensaries Overwhelmingly Passes House of Representatives

Hawaii’s full House of Representatives has voted 43 to 8 to legalize medical cannabis dispensaries. House Bill 321 would establish a system of medical cannabis dispensaries as a means of safe access for qualified patients, and would authorize production centers to cultivate cannabis, and supply it to dispensaries. The proposal mandates a minimum of 21 …

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Hawaii House Committee Approves Bill to Legalize Medical Cannabis Dispensaries

A proposal to legalize medical cannabis dispensaries in Hawaii has been approved with a 13 to 2 vote by the state’s House Finance Committee. The measure has already received unanimously approval in the House Judiciary Committee, meaning it will now be up for a full House vote. House Bill 321 would establish a system of …

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Hawaii House Committee Unanimously Approves Measure to Legalize Medical Cannabis Dispensaries

Hawaii’s House Judiciary Committee has given approval to House Bill 321, a measure to legalize medical cannabis dispensaries throughout the state. The vote was unanimous. If approved into law, the proposal would establish a system of production centers to provide cannabis to dispensaries, which would then distribute it to qualified patients. A minimum of 21 …

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