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South Scottsdale may get its first cannabis dispensary; Justin Brandt, Rose Law Group litigator, highlights city’s setback requirements

Posted by   /  February 26, 2019  /  Cannabis  /  No Comments

  By Wayne Schutsky | Scottsdale Progress An Arizona-based cannabis company has plans to open up Scottsdale’s first medical marijuana dispensary south of Camelback Road. Sunday Goods, which offers a range of marijuana and marijuana-related products at dispensaries throughout Arizona and Southern California, plans to open a dispensary at 4255 N. Winfield Scott Plaza in […]

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Laura Bianchi makes her Celebrity Star Dancer debut Friday

Posted by   /  February 19, 2019  /  Cannabis, Featured News  /  No Comments

Friday is the big night when Laura Bianchi, Rose Law Group partner and Cannabis Department director, takes the floor at Dancing with the Stars Arizona, raising funds for the National Kidney Foundation of Arizona. Getting ready for the limelight has been hard work and lots of fun, including posing with swag, courtesy of the Garage […]

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Fired Wal-Mart worker wins case under Arizona Medical Marijuana Act; ‘an important decision’ says Laura Bianchi, Rose Law Group partner and director of Cannabis 

Posted by   /  February 19, 2019  /  Cannabis  /  No Comments

  By David B. Weisenfeld | XpertHR A federal judge has ruled that a fired Walmart employee who had a state medical marijuana card has a valid discrimination claim under the Arizona Medical Marijuana Act (AMMA). The company had suspended the employee without pay and then terminated her after a post-accident drug screen came back positive. The AMMA provides that an […]

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Marijuana banking finally ranks a congressional hearing; Laura Bianchi, Rose Law Group partner and director of Cannabis Department, comments

Posted by   /  February 19, 2019  /  Cannabis  /  No Comments

By Meg Ellis | Pot Network Banking in the cannabis industry has been a contentious issue due to marijuana’s current classification as a federal Schedule I drug. A hearing in Congress may mark the beginning of a change in federal policy. Federal financial policies that is. On February 13, a subcommittee of the U.S. House Committee […]

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Steve Trenk: Eclectic cannabis entrepreneur

Posted by   /  February 11, 2019  /  Cannabis  /  No Comments

  Disclosure: Rose Law Group represents Steve Trenk By Warren Bobrow | Forbes I’ve never actually met Steve Trenk in person, but our circles probably are much closer than we might think. I too grew up in New Jersey, in a small town named, Morris Township. Not too far, as the crow fly’s from where Steve […]

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California bills could give marijuana companies a legal boost; ‘time is ripe,’ says Laura Bianchi, Rose Law Group partner and director of Cannabis Department

Posted by   /  February 5, 2019  /  Cannabis  /  No Comments

By Andrew Sheeler | The Sacramento Bee Unfriendly banks, high taxes and black-market competitors are some of the obstacles that licensed cannabis companies say hold them back as they try to cultivate a new industry in California. Some California lawmakers want to give them a hand, and they’re considering a set of bills that would […]

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How to navigate the brave new CBD market

Posted by   /  January 29, 2019  /  Cannabis  /  No Comments

  Hemp is now legal, but many questions and concerns about hemp products — particularly hemp-derived CBD — still remain. By Laura Bianchi, Rose Law Group partner and director of Cannabis Department Disclaimer: This column is written for educational purposes only. It does not provide specific legal advice and does not create an attorney-client relationship. […]

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Arizona medical-marijuana sales made huge gains in 2018

Posted by   /  January 16, 2019  /  Cannabis  /  No Comments

  By Ryan Randazzo | Arizona Republic Marijuana sales are growing rapidly in Arizona. Arizonans with medical-marijuana cards bought 61 tons of the drug last year The quantity of marijuana being sold is growing faster than the number of patients The fastest growth is in marijuana concentrates and edibles Sales of medical marijuana surged 42 […]

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Arizona Supreme Court agrees to review legality of medical-marijuana extracts; ‘hopeful’ sign, says Laura Bianchi, Rose Law Group partner and director of Cannabis Department

Posted by   /  January 10, 2019  /  Cannabis  /  No Comments

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By Ray Stern | Phoenix New Times The Arizona Supreme Court will review the legality of medical-marijuana concentrates in the state, the court decided on Tuesday, giving a boost of hope to patients and industry advocates. “It’s definitely good news,” said Jared Keenan, a criminal justice staff attorney with the American Civil Liberties Union. “We’re hoping […]

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Pima County to allow medical marijuana cultivation in additional zones

Posted by   /  November 29, 2018  /  Cannabis  /  No Comments

  KOLD News 13 The Pima County Board of Supervisors approved a zoning amendment on Tuesday, Nov. 20, 2018 to allow designated medical marijuana caregivers to cultivate medical marijuana in certain zones. The change allows designated caregivers to cultivate medical marijuana in GR -1 (Rural Residential) and RH (Rural Homestead) zones without a Conditional Use […]

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