Oregon regulators stated they’re investigating two retailers that account for greater than 33% of all particular person gross sales totaling eight ounces or extra of medical hashish.
Willamette Week reported that the Oregon Liquor Control Commission (OLCC) is investigating the dispensaries, which the company declined to determine.
They are situated in Multnomah County, which incorporates Portland.
The disclosure comes days after the OLCC slashed the day by day cap on affected person purchases of medical marijuana from 24 ounces to an oz.
According to Willamette Week, the OLCC offered a spreadsheet noting that 98% of MMJ purchases have been already lower than the brand new restrict.
This flurry of OLCC exercise displays what regulators see as an oversupply drawback within the state. They say an excessive amount of hashish is resulting in the diversion of MJ to each the in-state black market in addition to outdoors Oregon.