Writing marijuana legislation requires meticulous forethought. To copy and paste laws from another state, province, or country is not enough. Every country and neighborhood has legal and cultural nuances that must be considered. There are many “what ifs” to be asked and answered to avoid unintended consequences and legal gray areas in marijuana policy. Governments often need help writing laws that cover everything from an orderly plan rollout to taxation, health and safety, transportation, zoning, and licensing. As you’re leading the charge for your nation’s marijuana legislation, keep these special considerations in mind.Continue reading
On Sept. 29th Higher Yields will be holding a Cannabis LIVE Symposium dealing with Government Outreach and Social Equity in your state or community. For more information or to register please visit this link.