26 Jun 2017
Alaska to weigh three onsite marijuana consumption proposalsThe Alaska Marijuana Control Board next month will consider three proposals to allow onsite consumption in marijuana retail stores. Under the board members’ recommendations, which will be considered at a July 11-14 meeting:
- Customers would be allowed to try marijuana at a store, then would have to leave the premises. The site couldn’t provide amusements like pool tables or TVs but would be permitted to have couches, chairs and coffee tables. The proposal also includes a two-year moratorium on such sites.
- Consumption of edibles would be permitted, but cannabis consumers wouldn’t be allowed to smoke onsite.
- Only cannabis purchased at