Gregory is the founder of Cannabis Observer and its first citizen observer. He is also the founder + CEO of Cannabis Data, an incubator for projects which further the fresh flowering of humanity’s relationship with all cannabis cultivars. Gregory is a member of the Washington State Liquor and Cannabis Board (WSLCB) Traceability Advisory Committee and was recognized in early 2019 for Exemplary Service by The Cannabis Alliance, a Washington-based trade association. He marshals experience with technology, startups, legislative and regulatory advocacy, activism, journalism, freedom of information – and cannabis! Based in Olympia by way of Austin, Greg and his family call the tall trees of Washington home.
Expect an influx of applicants to the WSDA’s Industrial Hemp Research Pilot.
20 tribal delegations met with the WSLCB, DOH, and OAG to discuss cannabis law, rule, and sovereign government-to-government compacts.
Hemp is legal in Washington State and Whitman County considers its moratorium.
Sine Die + WSLCB Tribal Advisory Council
The release schedule, the “Data Quality Effort,” and what comes after observation.
Expect a public hearing for Mandatory Marijuana Signage at Wednesday’s WSLCB Board Meeting and significant legislative floor activity the first three days of the week.
Cannabis trade name signs may not be allowed at Seattle Hempfest but rulemaking process at WSLCB is improving.
To act in the world is to be present, and contemplation of the past encourages a gaze that is not always forward looking. Here’s a look at the week ahead.
Out-of-state corporate investment is “at the edge of the dam” and Russ Hauge wants to define craft producers and processors to help them survive “the flood.”
Three timely takeaways show truth can be stranger than fiction when it comes to the Washington State Legislature.