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Cannabis Contract Woes in Washington State

Cannabis Contract Woes in Washington State

Recent decisions in the United States District Court for the Western District of Washington, point to troubling developments in the treatment of cannabis related contract disputes that find themselves in federal court. While the main case discussed by this article does not create precedent, it does reveal the thinking of some federal judges in a jurisdiction with long-time legal cannabis at the state level. It is unclear what this means for those drafting contracts and those currently operating under contracts related to cannabis business. This article unpacks some of the initial issues in an effort to uncover potential takeaways.    

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Ban on Vitamin E Acetate

Ban on Vitamin E Acetate

Following a presentation on recent severe lung injury findings from the Department of Health, the Washington State Board of Health today banned the sale and distribution of products that contain vitamin E acetate. This ban is effective this Wednesday, Nov. 20, 2019.

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Illinois Bar Association Launches, Cannabis Section

Illinois Bar Association Launches, Cannabis Section

The section aims to foster and advance Illinois cannabis law; to study the principles, regulations, statutes, and legal developments that affect Illinois cannabis law; to encourage and promote reforms in the law; to serve as a forum and vehicle for the dissemination of specialized knowledge to practitioners engaged in the practice of cannabis law by fostering networking and communication among members.

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Is There An Upcoming Cannabis Vote In The House ?

Is There An Upcoming Cannabis Vote In The House ?

Marijuana Moment / Forbes says there is. They write, “A key congressional committee plans to hold a historic vote on a bill to end the federal prohibition of marijuana next week, two sources with knowledge of the soon-to-be-announced action said.”

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Article: Marijuana legalization hasn’t blossomed in N.J., but cannabis remains fertile field for law firms

Article: Marijuana legalization hasn’t blossomed in N.J., but cannabis remains fertile field for law firms

“But, as the future of pot in New Jersey has gotten hazy after a few faltering efforts by lawmakers, those eager to pour investments into real estate and other assets in preparation for the industry’s boom are experiencing some burnout. There’s one place, however, you don’t find many regrets about early investments into the green gold rush … and that’s at law firms. “

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Fear & Loathing In Las Vegas: Jealousy & Slander, Hunter Would Have Loved It.

Fear & Loathing In Las Vegas: Jealousy & Slander, Hunter Would Have Loved It.

To paraphrase the man himself … “As Your Attorney I Advise You ! “……… “A dispute between two prominent Las Vegas marijuana business owners has reached the courts, with the proprietor of Essence dispensaries accusing a former owner with The Apothecary Shoppe of embarking on a jealous campaign of slander aimed to do him more than $1 million in damage.”

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Buds Behind Bars: An Analysis of People v. Raybon

Buds Behind Bars: An Analysis of People v. Raybon

Heather Razook compares the arguments presented in People v. Perry[i] and People v. Raybon.[ii] Both are California appellate court decisions decided in 2019. The cases both examine whether possession of marijuana in a correctional institution is punishable by the Penal Code. Put in the simplest terms, Raybon says Proposition 64 decriminalized possession of cannabis (within the parameters of the law) in correctional institutions and Perry says it did not.

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  • Greenwood v. Green Leaf Lab LLC

    No. 3:17-cv-00415-PK, 2017 U.S. Dist. LEXIS 125143 (D. Or. 2017)Despite marijuana’s illegality under federal law, employers in the marijuana […]

  • Dewey v. Amazon.com, Inc.

    C.A. No. K19C-02-001 (Del. Super. Ct. 2019)An employee’s claim of discrimination under the Delaware Medical Marijuana Act was required to be […]

  • Bishop et al. v. City of Yukon

    Case no. CV-2018-326 ( 2019)Oklahoma’s medical marijuana law places limitations on municipalities’ police power to regulate retail […]

  • Albuquerque Public Schools v. Sledge

    Civ. No. 18-1029 KK/LF (D.N.M. 2019)The Individuals with Disabilities Act (“IDEA”) does not require and cannot compel Albuquerque Public […]

  • Pharmacann v. Ullery

    No. 172, 173, 174, 183, 184 C.D. (Pa. Commw. Ct. 2019)A medical marijuana licensee in Pennsylvania was denied due process when it responded to a […]

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