Oregon City Councilor Opens Cannabis Shop

Clay Bearnson, a member of the Medford City Council, is the first councilor in Oregon to own a dispensary. Medford, Oregon, known for its tough stance on legalized marijuana, now has three medical marijuana dispensaries…

Oregon: Next State to Legalize Weed

Marijuana became legal in Oregon on Wednesday — but recreational pot shops won’t open there for three months or longer. The Legislature is on track to approve temporary legal weed sales through the existing medical marijuana dispensary system, beginning Oct. 1. With the vote last fall, the state became the fourth to legalize weed, after Colorado, Washington and Alaska…