Welcome back to The Week in Weed, your Friday look at the world of legalized marijuana.
- Vermont Legislature becomes first to approve legal marijuana (Burlington Free Press, 10 May 2017)
Vermont’s Legislature has become the first in the nation to approve a recreational marijuana legalization bill.
- Maryland MMJ commission has unpaid bill for application job (Marijuana Business Daily: News, 10 May 2017)
The Maryland Medical Marijuana Commission has failed to pay the lion’s share of a $2.6 million bill incurred in large part for hiring a third party to review a deluge of applications for grower, processor and dispensary licenses.
- New Jersey Lawmakers Await Next Governor Before Moving to Legalize Marijuana (Entrepreneur: Latest, 9 May 2017)
Chris Christie, the deeply unpopular outgoing governor, is a vehement marijuana opponent but the political winds are shifting.
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