SUFFOLK, Va. – As of July 1, touring with as much as an oz of marijuana is authorized in Virginia so long as it is in a sealed container and you are not smoking whereas driving.
“Touring together with your marijuana in a baggie in your automobile whereas driving isn’t a good suggestion,” stated Sarah Morton.
However the regulation is grey so far as the Commonwealth’s open container regulation for weed in your automobile. The regulation says it must be in your trunk, but additionally in a sealed container.
“There isn’t a sealed container proper now with the way in which the Virginia market is ready up,” Sarah Morton stated. “The purpose is to be sure to keep away from permissive inference, which is the belief of you consuming whereas driving.”
That is why Sarah Morton and her husband Ronald invented what they imagine is an answer.
“It locks and it is waterproof and odor-proof,” she stated. “Now we have elastic bands for equipment and a spot for medical sufferers to place their playing cards.”
The LockGreen is a spot to place your pot whereas abiding by the regulation.
“A giant piece of our firm is educating the group so Virginians can stop marijuana convictions that may very well be avoidable in the event that they knew the regulation,” Sarah Morton defined.
It is a black-owned enterprise that is making strides within the hashish trade.
“Lower than 4 p.c of marijuana firms are owned by Blacks, and we’re excited to have a constructive affect on the trade,” Sarah Morton stated.
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