Maine dispensaries want early crack at adult-use cannabis sales

Maine’s largest medical marijuana operator wants the state’s eight dispensaries to have an early opportunity to sell recreational cannabis. The Wellness Connection of Maine, which operates four dispensaries, is supporting legislation that would allow the state’s MMJ operators to begin peddling adult-use cannabis while regulations are drawn up for the new rec market, the Bangor Daily News reported. But a leading advocate for Maine’s caregivers, who grow MMJ at home for patients and compete against the dispensaries, dubbed the move a “money grab.” A leading cannabis proponent also voiced opposition, the newspaper reported. Maine’s legalization program is scheduled to take ... Maine dispensaries want early crack at adult-use cannabis sales is a post from: Marijuana Business Daily: Financial, Legal & Cannabusiness news for cannabis entrepreneurs