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All posts tagged "Cannabis"

  • Medical cannabis license evaluations allegedly on hold

    SAN JUAN – Members of the medicinal cannabis industry, organized under MICaM, on Wednesday expressed concern about an alleged stagnation in the evaluation of license applications. Mario Fornés, president of MICaM, urged speeding up the inspections and...

    • Posted April 5, 2017
  • Colorado official recommends recreational cannabis for Puerto Rico

    SAN JUAN – All speculation used as a diverging point between detractors and advocates on the reality of medicinal and recreational cannabis sales in Colorado dissipated Tuesday after a legislator from that state, House Finance Committee Chairman Daniel Pabón, appeared...

    • Posted April 4, 2017
  • Government urged not to miss chance to research cannabis

    SAN JUAN – For to Dr. José Rodríguez, a professor at the University of Puerto Rico Medical Sciences Campus’ (RCM by its Spanish initials) biochemistry department, Puerto Rico has a “unique opportunity”: not missing the boat and...

    • Posted March 29, 2017
  • Colorado weighs strategy for guarding against pot crackdown

    Bill would allow pot growers and retailers to reclassify their recreational marijuana as medical cannabis

    • Posted March 25, 2017
  • Cannabis dispensary closed for lacking proper permit

    SAN JUAN – The Municipality of Bayamón ordered Friday the immediate closure of the The Family Dispensary Inc. because the permit city hall granted it was for the sale of “basic necessities” not for the dispensing cannabis...

    • Posted March 10, 2017
  • Celebrities launch pot brands as California legalizes drug

    Meanwhile, beer and spirit companies have warned investors that legal weed could threaten profits

    • Posted February 25, 2017
  • Medical Cannabis Association Favors New Regulatory Bill

    SAN JUAN – The Puerto Rican Medicinal Cannabis Association (PRMCA) on Friday supported the bill introduced by Gov. Ricardo Rosselló to regulate the cannabis industry. For the association, the so-called Medicinal Law (S.B. 340) will provide long-term security and...

    • Posted February 24, 2017
  • New organization created to promote medical cannabis treatment

    SAN JUAN – A group of organizations, health professionals and patients came together Monday to promote the development, growth, regulation and access to medical marijuana through the Puerto Rico Medical Cannabis Association (PRMCA). “The founding of this...

    • Posted February 13, 2017
  • Marijuana advocates to hand out joints at Trump inauguration

    Protesters will light up 4 minutes and 20 seconds into Trump's speech

    • Posted January 4, 2017
  • Gov. García Padilla signs new executive orders

    SAN JUAN – Gov. Alejandro García Padilla has signed three executive orders that his administration expects to have a positive effect on Puerto Rican society, for they grant benefits to inmates, make use of public schools in disuse...

    • Posted November 26, 2016