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Over $130 Million in Legal Cannabis Sold in Washington State in August

There was over $130 million in legal cannabis sold in Washington in the month of August, resulting in roughly $25 million in taxes, according to new data released by the state’s Liquor and Cannabis Board. So far for fiscal year 2017, which began on July 1st, there has been nearly $250 million in legal cannabis …

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New Medical Cannabis Law Now in Effect in Washington State

Drastic changes to Washington State’s medical cannabis law are now in effect, as of Friday, July 1st. Among the changes is an over 80% reduction in the amount of cannabis a patient can possess and cultivate, and the introduction of a patient database that some attorneys say is against federal HIPAA laws. Under the new …

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WA: Enough Cannabis Sold in Past 7 Months to Fill 45 Million Joints, Enough Oil for 40 Million Dabs

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In Washington State, cannabis is big business. Despite the state having a system that puts arbitrarily low caps on the number of cannabis businesses allowed, we recently reported that there is $2.3 million in legal recreational cannabis sold each day, according to the Liquor and Cannabis Control Board. Further data from the Board, however, paints …

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Over $2.3 Million in Legal Recreational Cannabis Sold Each Day in Washington State

There is over $2.3 million in legal recreational cannabis sold each day in Washington State, according to new data released by the state’s Liquor and Cannabis Control Board. In total, there has been $446 million in legal cannabis sold in fiscal year 2016 (which began on July 1, 2015), resulting in roughly $85 million in …

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WA: Average Price of Legal Cannabis Drops to $10 a Gram

The price of legal recreational cannabis in Washington State has dropped to an average of $10 a gram, down from $25 – $30 a gram when sales first began in 2014. This is according to the state’s Liquor and Cannabis Control Board. The drop in price is attributed to two factors; an increase in the …

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WA Bill to End Dispensaries, Reduce Patients’ Rights, Scheduled for Public Hearing

A bill to shut down every medical cannabis dispensaries in Washington State, and to significantly reduce patients’ rights, has been scheduled for a public hearing on March 5th in the House Health Care and Wellness Committee. The measure has already been approved by the state’s Senate. Senate Bill 5052 would shut down every dispensary in …

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Proposal to Drastically Alter WA’s Medical Cannabis Law Approved by Senate Committee

A proposal to drastically alter Washington State’s medical cannabis law has been approved 11 to 2 by the Senate Health Care Committee, and is scheduled for a public hearing today at 3:30PM in the Senate Ways and Means Committee, where its passage will set it up for a full Senate vote. If approved into law, …

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