Moving glacially: Alaska regulators still mulling how to navigate weed biz


 This article was published on Alaskans can keep, grow and transport pot under the 2014 legalization law, but can’t legally buy or sell until businesses get licensed. (Bob Hallinen, Anchorage Daily News file, via Associated Press) Control board has yet to draft language on onsite consumption and decide how

Federal Bill Would Prevent College Kids With Drug Convictions From Losing Financial Aid


A group of bipartisan lawmakers emerged this week with a piece of legislation intended to repeal the law that has crippled so many students from furthering their education because a drug offense disqualified them from financial aid.

Alaska: Regulators Discuss Onsite Marijuana Consumption Issues

Associated Press | JUNEAU, Alaska (AP) — The board tasked with regulating Alaska’s legal pot industry provided guidance Thursday for yet-to-be-drafted rules to allow for people to use marijuana at certain stores that will sell it. Staff to the Marijuana Control Board had hoped to provide language for an onsite consumption retail endorsement for the […]

Snoop Dogg promises a concert in Alaska if voters approve legal marijuana

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Snoop Wants To Give Back Cannabis News: Hip hop legend Snoop Dogg says he’ll do a live performance in Alaska if voters in November approve an initiative legalizing recreational use of marijuana. Snoop Dogg is well-known for his cannabis love and said he would do a “wellness retreat concert” in