Oregon Recreational Success Story- Tax Revenue over 50 Million In 2016 Oregon has received more than $54 million in marijuana tax payments so far this year – According to the Oregon Department of Revenue, statewide marijuana tax receipts for the year totaled $54,506,832 as of Nov. 30. The state has seen steadily increasing tax payments
Families are moving to Colorado, California and Oregon to treat their children’s health conditions. According to the Guardian, people are even immigrating to the U.S. in order to treat disorders associated with seizures for their children when marijuana is outlawed in their home nation and are deemed “international marijuana refugees”. The paper noted in one
Even in states where recreational marijuana is legal, patients prefer medical marijuana From Marvolo: “With marijuana being legalized for recreational use, a lot of people are choosing to no longer use the OMMP (Oregon Medical Marijuana Program). I just wanted to explain the differences between the two and shed some light on why many of
Marijuana calms the violent outbursts of an autism patient Alex Echols has severe autism caused by tuberous sclerosis. His parents tried everything, even sending Alex to a home, before deciding to try medical marijuana. Andrew BohanAndrew Bohan is a part time contributor to Medical Marijuana 411.
Medical marijuana is legal in 20 states and the District of Columbia, but there are still use cases that are very controversial, like medical marijuana for children. Some claim it’s a wonder drug for epilepsy, severe autism, and even to quell the harsh side effects of chemotherapy, while others decry pumping marijuana into still-growing bodies.
Owners of 245 dispensaries around the state reported combined first week retails sales were around $11 million. That’s a ton of green for Oregon’s legalized weed. First week sales more than double what Colorado’s first week sales were. Oregon is the fourth state to allow recreational marijuana sales to adults over 21 years old. Tax
Steve DeAngelo and Harborside Health Center will open doors as adult-use sales begin on October 1, 2015 Oregon’s adult-use cannabis sales officially begin on October 1, 2015. This date also marks the opening of Harborside Portland—a branch of California’s iconic Harborside Health Center, originally founded by Steve DeAngelo in 2006. The shop will be located
An Oregon family was out of options. Medical Marijuana for Autism symptom relief in Oregon. Alex, their 11 year old son’s autistic rage was out of control to the point that his parents had to institutionalize him. He was hurting himself and others. His parents wanted their son back, so they tried treating Alex with
By Rob Kampia | Published in The Huffington Post The marijuana policy reform movement reached a significant milestone this month when Illinois Gov. Pat Quinn (D) signed a bill legalizing medical marijuana in the nation’s fifth-largest state. With medical marijuana officially on the books in Illinois — as well as in New Hampshire, where a similar bill