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Ohio's medical marijuana law causes Cincinnati cannabis entrepreneur to move shop to Kentucky

Nov 06, 2018 - Cincinnati Business Courier

Ohio's new medical marijuana law, which passed in 2016 and the sales of which are expected to begin next year, is causing one Cincinnati shop owner to pick up his business and move to Kentucky.

Jason Friedman, a former medical device sales representative, opened the Ohio CBD Guy as a kiosk at Kenwood Towne Centre on July 18. He sells products with cannabidiol, a non-psychoactive compound derived from industrial hemp rather than marijuana. It differs from tetrahydrocannabinol, or THC, in th...