Over the next few years, state officials will stand up a regulated statewide market for marijuana, and issue licenses for marijuana cultivators and dispensaries.
Under the law, recreational cannabis dispensaries can open up in Vermont as soon as October 2022.
While many colleges in Vermont offer courses or research opportunities related to hemp and marijuana, Castleton is the first to offer a full certificate.
‘I don’t think what we have learned in the past two years could be taught in a four-year degree.’
The governor has expressed dissatisfaction with legislative consideration of his economic-development proposals — a view not shared by leaders of even his own party.
The legislation passed in a 90-54 vote, and would clear the way for cannabis dispensaries to open up in Vermont in 2022.
The action, which means the measure should see a floor vote in the coming weeks, represents a significant step toward a cannabis marketplace in 2022.
Proponents of a tax and regulate system say it will weaken the black market. But in other states that have legalized marijuana, illicit sales continue to thrive.
Lawmakers return to the Statehouse this week. Minimum wage, paid leave, marijuana legalization, climate change and more are on the table.
The Health Department’s ‘Let’s Talk Cannabis’ was intentionally launched in advance of the Legislature’s debate on legalizing a marijuana market
NYPD claimed to have successfully seized 106 pounds of marijuana. But it turns out it was legal hemp.
An undercover officer purchased marijuana multiple times at the Burlington skate shop Ridin’ High over the course of a year-long investigation, police allege.
Two other Vermont schools made Princeton Review’s national list: Marlboro College ranked ninth, and Champlain College ranked 14th.
Capitol police say they don’t plan to test the plants and have no suspects.