I know the title is a little direct and to the point by asking, “What is marijuana gifting in DC?” I am simply quoting the words of Retired detective and member of the Law Enforcement Action Partnership (LEAP) Howard Wooldridge. “Keep your head down. Keep your mouth shut, and just do what you need to do…”, Wooldridge said. “This is not rocket science.” Indeed, this is not rocket science. Many folks market and promote store fronts.
Fyi, there are no comprehensive public records of police raids, cannabis wise, or other. It is when the police want to brag or “inform”, the public that we all become aware according to the Outlaw report. This article details a few raids that were publicized by Metropolitan police.
Marijuana Gifting In DC.
The article speaks to a specific raid incident. Nine people arrested. The business owner and the patrons of the business were arrested. This person was held for three days and as a result was evicted from the location. Her statement was “Don’t sell weed. It’s not legal,” adding, “give away the cannabis”. That is how Select Co-Op has been able to offer the best strains available without any hassle or risk to the customer with Marijuana Gifting In DC.
Attorney Josh Sanderlien informed NBC4 while in the interview. He has not heard of anybody being prosecuted. All the way to the finish. Charges were dropped. According to the Outlaw report. The point of arrests is not to criminally punish individuals. The point of arrest is to disrupt business and make life difficult for those that flaunt the Initiative-71 compliance.
So how does gifting actually work?
Initiative 71 allows for Marijuana Gifting DC to individuals under two ounces. However, as a consumer there should be a basic etiquette. A delivery service that is professional, like Select Co-Op will have all of their information, processes, and selections on the website. By simply reading the information on sites before calling to place an order, so others will understand the 4:20 Delivery Do’s And Don’ts. This will help save time and questions.
A 4:20 “Don’t” is to hit up local shops in the DC city limits marijuana gifts out of storefronts. Selling cannabis out of a store front is blatantly selling it and having more than two ounces on one’s person. These storefronts are not Initiative 71 compliant and continue to be the focus of raids. I challenge one to compare the quality of strains on site versus the delivery services.
Avoid getting your gifts from shady places.
This 420 be careful as to where you receive or get your Marijuana Gift’s in Dc. I appreciate Select Co-Op as I have never had to go inside a spot filled with cannabis to get my needs. Therefore, I have no risk of going to jail. I don’t care if I am out in a day. I ain’t dealing with that shit!
To be clear weed is not legal in the District of Columbia ( DC ). It is legal to possess it. Technically, the police can arrest one for “smoking, eating, or drinking marijuana… Also holding or carrying a lighted roll of paper or other lighted smoking equipment filled with marijuana – in any public space, such as on any street, sidewalk, alley, park, or parking area; in a vehicle on any street, alley, park, or parking area; or any place to which the public is invited”. Said DC.GOV.
The aforementioned former police officer Wooldridge told the Outlaw Report in the earlier linked article above, “As a cop for 18 years, if you’re doing five over the speed limit, we don’t act on that. To me, this is the equivalent of doing five over the speed limit. No big deal.” However, that is his perspective. He spoke to the war on drugs as modern Jim Crow. I commend him for it. However, it does not change the fact that the vast majority… Almost everyone arrested on pot charges is Black. The fact Metropolitan police can just grab someone after they knew. They know it still messes with you. Not one person wants jail time! No thank you. Thanks for keeping us safe and out of harm’s way Select Co-Op, I will continue to get my marijuana gifts in DC from them.