Idaho Medical Cannabis Business & Marijuana Legal News


Oregon cannabis sales soar along Idaho border

Marijuana sales in Oregon near the Idaho border are 420% the statewide average, according to a report by the Oregon Office of Economic Analysis. The report also showed stronger marijuana sales for Washington state along its border with Idaho in 2019 than along its borders with Oregon or Canada. State economist Josh Lehner said that […]

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Week in Review: Cannabis banking reform hits snag, recreational MJ goes to New Jersey voters, merger falls through & more

The head of a U.S. Senate banking panel signals marijuana banking reform could take longer than the cannabis industry hoped, legislators in New Jersey agree to put recreational marijuana legalization in front of voters in 2020, another cannabis business merger hits the skids – and more of the week’s top MJ business news. Key US […]

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Idaho petitioners file to put medical marijuana on 2020 ballot

Idaho advocates filed an initiative to place medical marijuana on the 2020 ballot, which would potentially create a statewide MMJ retail market. The Idaho Cannabis Coalition submitted initial signatures to start the process, and the Secretary of State now will review the initiative, according to Boise TV station KBOI. The organizers will attempt to collect 55,057 […]

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Proponents of Idaho medical marijuana ballot initiative abandon effort

Idaho trails far behind other states in legalizing medical marijuana, and it appears unlikely that will change anytime soon. A group trying to raise enough signatures to get the issue on the ballot has given up, according to The Spokesman-Review. Tesla Gillespie told the newspaper that her group, the Idaho Medical Marijuana Association, “wasn’t sufficiently […]

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