Member Blog: Hiring New Budtenders – Keep Your Eyes Out For These Red Flags

Posted on: January 10th, 2019 by admin No Comments

by Courtney Elder, CBD Nerds The success of your dispensary relies on many things – your location, the quality of the products you sell, and the people who work for you. While it might seem as if you can put just about anyone behind the counter and have them ring up transactions, the art of being a budtender is a completely different animal. Managers and owners who are in the position of needing to replace or expand their current staffing may not fully realize how their employees can make or break their business, so let’s go through a few important considerations.

Medical Marijuana could be the cure for the opioid epidemic – WGN Radio

Posted on: June 17th, 2018 by admin No Comments

WGN Radio Medical Marijuana could be the cure for the opioid epidemic WGN Radio Rick Pearson talks with Democratic State Sen. Don Harmon of Oak Park about legislation that would allow expansion of the use of medical marijuana as an alternative to highly addictive and deadly opioids. Don explains the many benefits the use of …

Maine’s highest court rules employers can’t be forced to cover cost of medical marijuana – Press Herald

Posted on: June 16th, 2018 by admin No Comments

WMTW Portland Maine's highest court rules employers can't be forced to cover cost of medical marijuana Press Herald Maine's highest court ruled Thursday that a company's workers' compensation fund can't be forced to pay for medical marijuana , citing the supremacy of federal law over state law as the basis for its decision. The court, in a 5-2 vote, said the federal …

Legally, guns and medical marijuana don’t mix – WSBT-TV

Posted on: June 16th, 2018 by admin No Comments

WSBT-TV Legally, guns and medical marijuana don't mix WSBT-TV Medical marijuana can be life changing for some people suffering from chronic illness.

Legislators push for special session on medical marijuana banking – Charleston Gazette-Mail

Posted on: May 23rd, 2018 by admin No Comments

Charleston Gazette-Mail Legislators push for special session on medical marijuana banking Charleston Gazette-Mail Asked to comment, Armstead said in a statement, “I think any attempt to address the medical marijuana issue in special session right now would be premature.

Idaho Will Have A Medical Marijuana Program Sooner Than Later – THE Weed Blog (blog)

Posted on: May 3rd, 2012 by admin No Comments

There are several reports coming out of Idaho that the medical marijuana initiative there will not make the ballot. One of the articles was titled, ‘Group misses mark for medical marijuana initiative.’ I don’t like that title.

Medical marijuana still not on Gov. Deval Patrick’s radar (Audio) – MassLive.com

Posted on: April 26th, 2012 by admin No Comments

A day after the House of Representatives in Connecticut voted 96-51 to approve medical marijuana and send the bill to the Senate, Gov. Deval Patrick once again refused to get drawn into the politically sensitive issue.

Marijuana: Greed and Destruction of California’s Natural Areas – Patch.com

Posted on: April 21st, 2012 by admin No Comments

By: The author chooses anonymity, but wrote this for Patch. Whether one believes in the medicinal use of marijuana or is against it is not the point of the following column

“California, 90420″: The great marijuana hypocrisy – Salon

Posted on: April 18th, 2012 by admin No Comments

During a road trip to a quasi-legal medical marijuana growing facility in the legendary cheeba-producing region around Mendocino, Calif., a couple of students from Oaksterdam University encounter a cheerful little guy in a cowboy hat known as Human (no other name given).

Matthew Stafford sees Lions’ marijuana troubles as correctable – Boston Herald

Posted on: April 17th, 2012 by admin No Comments

By Dave Birkett  / Detroit Free Press Tuesday, April 17, 2012 – Added 40 minutes ago D etroit Lions coach Jim Schwartz at the start of off-season workouts Monday addressed his team’s recent spate of marijuana-related arrests. His message: Your personal behavior can’t interfere with what we’re out to accomplish as a team.

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