Medical Marijuana

CLOSE Over 180 companies submitted applications to become medical marijuana cultivators in Ohio. Wochit A medical marijuana plant is seen growing at a secured growing facility in June in Maple Valley Township, Michigan. JEFFREY M. SMITH/TIMES HERALD A medical marijuana plant is seen growing at a secured growing facility Friday, June 9, 2017, in Maple […]

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New Jersey’s oft-criticized medical marijuana program has gotten plenty of attention in the past few weeks. First, Gov. Phil Murphy, who called the program “constrained”, ordered a 60-day review of the program in January, saying he wants to see key changes. Now, a bill introduced Thursday into the state Assembly aims to address many of the issues supposedly holding […]

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Don’t expect to pick up a nickel bag or a couple of joints. If the last time you caught the scent of cannabis was at a Grateful Dead show in the 1980s, you’re likely to be absolutely confounded by the array of products on sale at Pennsylvania’s medical marijuana dispensaries. The first dispensaries, six of […]

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Diana Briggs, whose son, Ryan Briggs suffers from intractable epilepsy, leaves CY+ Medical marijuana Dispensary with a bag containing the medicine for him after being the first patron to buy a prescribed medical marijuana product at a dispensary on Thursday, Feb. 15, 2018 in Butler, Pa.(AP Photo/Keith Srakocic)(Photo: Keith Srakocic / AP) The first legal […]

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CLOSE Local officials are beginning to decide if they want medical marijuana businesses in their communities before the state starts giving out licenses next year. Wochit Along with Pinconning, dozens of other communities have decided that marijuana may be their ticket for revitalization and economic growth.(Photo: File) Sharon Stalsberg is looking forward to the day, […]

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Attorney General Jeff Sessions not only violated the principles of federalism with his recent memorandum allowing federal prosecutors to resume prosecuting Americans in states with legalized medical or recreational marijuana. Sessions’s reversion to an 80s war “just say no” policy also defies the will of Congress. Every year since 2014, Congress has passed the Rohrabacher-Farr […]

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GB Sciences, the Las Vegas-based company handling medical marijuana operations for the LSU AgCenter, has leased a former Pepsi distribution site near Highland Road and Interstate 10 in Baton Rouge. GB Sciences LLS, the entity set up to operate the local medical marijuana business, signed the lease for the 5.40-acre site at 18350 Petroleum Drive […]

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Maryland’s licensed marijuana growing companies announced Thursday that they settled the lawsuit that had threatened to upend the state’s new medical marijuana industry. The settlement terms were not disclosed, but the deal ends a 16-month legal action that sought to throw out all the state licenses to grow medical marijuana and start the application process […]

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Updated 3 hours ago Diana Briggs made the historic purchase Thursday morning, the first in Western Pennsylvania. She emerged from a Butler dispensary with $178 in medical marijuana products for her 17-year-old son, Ryan, who suffers from epilepsy. Briggs, 47, of Washington Township in Westmoreland County received a Pennsylvania medical marijuana caregiver card to administer […]

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