Medical Marijuana

In this June 17, 2015, file photo, marijuana plants grow at LifeLine Labs in Cottage Grove, Minn. (AP Photo/Jim Mone, File) An overwhelming majority of health care professionals who care for children with cancer would be willing to help those children get medical marijuana—though less enthusiastically if they happen to be among the providers who […]

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Cresco Labs Ohio LLC and officials with the village of Yellow Springs will be on hand at the site off East Enon Road near Antioch University, where a 23,294-square-foot steel greenhouse and a 26,445-square-foot processing facility will be built. …read more at http://www.daytondailynews.com/news/local/cresco-labs-break-ground-medical-marijuana-plant-miami-valley/oE8VBbou8ltIGYfgLblNjI/

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COLUMBUS, Ohio — A consultant hired to score medical marijuana license applications worked for businesses owned by a company awarded one of the state’s 12 large marijuana grow licenses.  Keoki Wing, chief financial officer for Arizona-based firm Meade Wing, LLC, worked for Nature Med Inc. and AOW Management, until July 2016, according to his LinkedIn […]

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Medical marijuana is now available in Maryland, more than four years after the General Assembly passed a law legalizing it. Standing up the industry — with growers, processors, dispensaries and doctors — took longer than expected. The law needed to be tweaked, rules to needed to written and legal battles fought over who won licenses. […]

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CLOSE Kenneth Conte, a customer of the Trulieve medical marijuana dispensary on North Davis Highway, explains the benefits of the industry and what more needs to happen in Florida to improve access to medical marijuana. (Joseph Baucum/jbaucum@pnj.com) File photo(Photo: sarra22 / Getty Images) Pensacola’s second medical cannabis dispensary will have its grand opening this week. At 10:30 […]

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Twenty years after becoming the first state to legalize medical cannabis with Proposition 215, California passed an initiative to legalize recreational marijuana use. With the passing of Proposition 64, you may be wondering, “should I still get a medical cannabis card near me in 2018?” You’re probably also wondering where and when you can now […]

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Three companies are applying for medical marijuana dispensaries in Cincinnati’s Columbia Township. Administrator Mike Lemon says the clinics project they could do as much as $50 million in business in three to five years, significantly contributing to the economy. The Columbia Township Board of Trustees approved legislation establishing zoning for one dispensary in the Ridge […]

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Katie Kustura @katiekustura A year after voters made medical marijuana legal in Florida, DeBary has approved dispensaries within city limits. The City Council last week passed an ordinance 3-1 allowing dispensaries, which, as state law requires, will be treated just like regular pharmacies in terms of where they can locate. City officials said they have not […]

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Marty Schladen The Columbus Dispatch @martyschladen A cloud is looming over Ohio and every other state with a medical marijuana system. A little-known federal budget amendment that protects growers, processors, sellers and the professionals who work with them might expire this year at the behest of the Trump administration. Now known as the Rohrabacher-Blumenauer amendment, […]

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LEE — Town meeting representatives next month will consider changing where medical marijuana dispensaries are allowed in Lee. The bylaw amendment would allow medical dispensaries in three of the municipality’s eight zoning districts: rural business, industrial and Office Park and Light Industrial district, better known as the Quarry Hill Business Park on Route 102. The […]

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It appears that local legislators are not as high on the idea of medicinal marijuana as Kentucky’s Secretary of State. Alison Lundergan Grimes has recently made a push to legalize marijuana for the purposes of alleviating various health conditions, seeking to have it given the green light by next year. According to an article published […]

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