AlaskaStateCannabis.org is an organization for learning about past, current and emerging trends in the cannabis industry. We provide timely information to help established and intending growers, manufacturers, sellers, and consumers of cannabis and cannabis products understand the current state of the industry. Our data-driven research discusses the journey towards cannabis legalization in Alaska and the current regulatory environment relating to medical and recreational cannabis.
Our chief goal at AlaskaStateCannabis.org is to make it easier for readers to understand the Alaska cannabis industry and its impact on our state. Towards this end, we strive to educate Alaska residents about cannabis legislation in the state by explaining current laws, highlighting their limits, discussing their impacts, and providing up-to-date information on how to obtain the licenses required to participate in Alaska’s cannabis marketplace.
At AlaskaStateCannabis.org, we care deeply that our readers have the right information to safely use cannabis and cannabis products. Therefore, we help them understand Alaska’s regulations on cannabis usage as well as the state’s age and conditional restrictions. We also help readers know where they can buy cannabis in the state and the quantities they are allowed to legally possess. Consumers requiring medical cannabis will have access to a trove of information regarding medical conditions approved for cannabis therapy in Alaska and how to obtain a medical marijuana card in the state.
Establishing the historic context of the legalization of cannabis in Alaska is only the first step in understanding the state’s cannabis legalization. We provide insightful analyses on the current state of cannabis laws in Alaska and the restrictions still placed on the cultivation, distribution, and usage of cannabis in the state. Growers, manufacturers, and dispensary owners will also find the information they need to obtain and maintain the licenses required to establish and grow their cannabis businesses.
Alaska has a very interesting history of marijuana legalization beginning with an early legalization of recreational cannabis in 1975 via a court case and the subsequent recriminalization of marijuna use in 1990. The state finally legalized medical marijuana in 1998 and made recreational use of cannabis legal in 2015. Find out more about the changing public attitude towards marijuana use in Alaska and how fully legalizing cannabis has affected the state’s crime rate and economic prospects.