Alaska moves closer to onsite marijuana use in certain areas

Alaska has moved closer to becoming the first in the country with statewide rules allowing onsite use of marijuana at specially authorized stores.

The Alaska Marijuana Control Board approved the first commercial license Thursday. (Photo by U.S. Fish and Wildlife Service)

The Alaska Dept. of Law found no legal problems with rules allowing onsite use of marijuana in March 2019. (Courtesy of U.S. Fish and Wildlife Service)

A memo from the state’s Department of Law said it found no legal problems with the rules approved by marijuana regulators in December that will govern where and how onsite consumption could take place. The finding is a standard hurdle in the rule-making process.

The rules were recently sent to Lt. Gov.

... read more at: https://www.ktoo.org/2019/03/10/alaska-moves-closer-to-onsite-marijuana-use-in-certain-areas/

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