Yes! Prop. 205 says that Cities or Counties can enact Zoning Ordinances to regulate ANY businesses (including Smoke Shops) who sell “Marijuana Accessories.” (The City-Council or County-Council decides whether a business is selling “Marijuana Accessories” or not!) Due to the social stigma attached to Marijuana use, we can reasonably expect that the Zoning Ordinances for […]
Could Arizona’s Smoke Shops be accused of selling “Marijuana Accessories” under Prop. 205?
YES! Based on the definition of “Marijuana Accessories” in Prop. 205, it is EXTREMELY LIKELY that Arizona’s Smoke Shops will be accused of selling “Marijuana Accessories” if Prop. 205 passes!
What are “Marijuana Accessories”?
Prop. 205 says that “Marijuana Accessories” are defined as: “ANY EQUIPMENT, PRODUCT OR MATERIAL OF ANY KIND THAT IS USED, INTENDED FOR USE OR DESIGNED FOR USE IN PLANTING, PROPAGATING, CULTIVATING, GROWING, HARVESTING, MANUFACTURING, COMPOUNDING, CONVERTING, PRODUCING, PROCESSING, PREPARING, TESTING, ANALYZING, PACKAGING, REPACKAGING, STORING, TRANSPORTING OR CONTAINING MARIJUANA, OR FOR INGESTING, INHALING OR OTHERWISE INTRODUCING […]
How does Prop. 205 affect Arizona’s SMOKE SHOPS?
Arizona’s Prop. 205 has the potential to completely DESTROY Arizona’s SMOKE SHOPS! Prop. 205 is being sponsored by a group of Arizona Medical Marijuana Dispensary Owners who are trying to get a Monopoly on the “Marijuana Accessories” Market! Prop. 205 creates a new “Department of Marijuana Licenses and Control” and says that this new Marijuana Department would be run, in part, by the Marijuana Dispensary Owners. Prop. 205 also says that this new Marijuana Department must enact rules and regulations for ANY businesses that THEY BELIEVE are selling “Marijuana Accessories.” (The “Marijuana Department” gets to decide whether Smoke Shops are selling “Marijuana Accessories” or not!) Arizona’s Smoke Shop Owners are all worried that the new Marijuana Department will say that ONLY […]