Tag Archives: Legalization

DIZPOT Brings the Facts: Using Cannabis to Defend Against COVID-19

DIZPOT Brings the Facts: Using Cannabis to Defend Against COVID-19 A new study published in the “Journal of Natural Products,” stating that cannabis can help fight COVID-19, has those that have helped to steer the narrative of the plant’s medicinal effects gleaning with hope. Social media platforms have ignited with commentary and many major news […]

Child-Resistant Packaging Only Required at Exit in Arizona

Phoenix, AZ (Dec. 22, 2020) — DIZPOT met with the Arizona Department of Health Services (AZDHS) today and has lobbied on your behalf to make child-resistant (CR) packaging ONLY required at exit. This is a huge win for Arizona dispensaries, processors, and growers, as it now appears rules will only require CR to apply only […]

Why you should vote “YES” on Prop 207 in Arizona

What is Prop 207? Proposition 207 would allow adults over 21 to possess 1 ounce of marijuana, with no more than 5 grams being marijuana concentrate. Each adult would also be permitted to have six plants in their home. Prop 207 will also decriminalize and amend criminal penalties for marijuana possession. Funding Prop 207 generates […]

PRESS RELEASE: DIZPOT CEO, John Hartsell to co-host MITA’s Election Night Coverage

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE October 29, 2020 DIZPOT CEO, John Hartsell to co-host MITA’s Election Night Coverage Hartsell joins other Cannabis industry leaders in Arizona as they await election results on AZ Prop 207 PHOENIX— October 29, 2020 — The Marijuana Industry Trade Association (MITA) in Arizona will be hosting an online watch party on Election […]

Marijuana Legalization Bill Approved By Congressional Committee In Historic Vote

Could federal legalization finally be in sight? introduced by Chairman Jerrold Nadler, This legislation Could deschedule Marijuana and expunge thousands of records. Will this be the start of a long road to the end of marijuana prohibition and drug wars? we hope so! Read here: https://www.marijuanamoment.net/watch-live-congress-holds-historic-vote-on-bill-to-federally-legalize-marijuana/

9/8/19 DIZPOT Quick Hits: Legalization in 2020

Arizona Voters Favor Marijuana Legalization? Maybe, If It’s the Right Plan A new poll showing that Arizona voters generally favor adult-use marijuana legalization in 2020 created a lot of excitement last week. But the real trick for proponents will be to come up with a proposed ballot measure that voters like. History shows this will […]

Tennessee Liquor License Ruling May Impact Cannabis Markets

The Decision:  On Wednesday, June 19th, the Supreme Court struck down a Tennessee law requiring at least a two-year residency to obtain a retail liquor license. The 7-2 ruling opens the state’s alcohol industry to chain stores like Total Wine. This decision may have deep-reaching impacts on the current legal Cannabis industry as many state […]

DIZPOT’s Weekend Quick Hits 6/21/2019

The weekend is almost upon us – here are some “Quick Hits” of cannabis industry related news articles from the week. Colorado Surpasses $1 Billion in Tax Revenue from Cannabis Sales  Colorado, along with Washington, is recreational cannabis’ oldest market. This article features the benefits that recreational marijuana can bring, along with the lessons learned […]