Hiding From My Kid in the Weed Shop: Barbary Coast

San Francisco’s Barbary Coast Dispensary, with its onsite consumption lounge and dab bar, is unique among cannabis retailers and the ideal spot for parents who need a break.   I said I want quiet, and this place is fucking loud.…

City of Portland Issues Guide for Social Cannabis Consumption

Just in time for 4/20, the city of Portland has created a handy PDF with regulations and recommendations around social cannabis consumption.   It’s no secret that social cannabis consumption is one of the toughest issues facing the burgeoning marijuana…

Parents Want Social Consumption, Support SB 307

This week I had the opportunity to testify in favor of Senate Bill 307 at a public hearing of the Oregon Legislature’s Joint Committee on Marijuana Legalization. SB 307 concerns the social consumption of cannabis in licensed, regulated lounges with adjacent outdoor…

Sensible Social Consumption: Oregon Senate Bill 307

No smoking FIRE FIRE FIRE!   It’s urgent, high pitched and irritated, this alarm, and it can’t be shut off. But there is no fire.   FIRE FIRE FIRE!   They toss the wet towel in the tub – obviously…