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Medical Marijuana

Second Meeting Of MMFLA Licensing Board Is Today

At 1:30 today in East Lansing the Department of Licensing and Regulatory Affairs will host the second public meeting of the MMFLA’s Licensing Board. The Licensing Board consist of five members, all selected by the Governor, the Speaker of the House and the Senate Majority Leader. At the first meeting, […]

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Medical Marijuana

Utah Campaign To Launch 2018 Signature Drive For Medical Cannabis Ballot Initiative

The campaign to place a medical cannabis initiative on the November 2018 ballot will hold a news conference on Thursday to announce the official launch of signature gathering efforts. The event will take place at 10:30 a.m. MT at the Gallivan Center, featuring campaign leaders, patients, and supporters. Volunteers will begin collecting signatures in […]

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Marijuana Business

Medical Cannabis Commerce Starts in Hawaii

This week scored a mark in history for medical cannabis patients in the Aloha State. Initial sales went into effect on Tuesday on Maui and Wednesday on Oahu at two of the state-licensed dispensaries on the island chain. Although eight dispensaries have been granted licenses by the state’s Department of […]

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Medical Marijuana

Proposed Regulations Would Expand New York’s Medical Marijuana Program

The Department of Health just announced the issuance of new proposed regulations that would make changes to the state’s medical marijuana program to improve access. Among other things, they would reduce some of the onerous security requirements for registered organizations, shorten the length of the medical marijuana course certifying practitioners […]

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Medical Marijuana

Utah Medical Cannabis Campaign Approved To Begin Collecting Signatures

Utah Patients Coalition has received approval from Lt. Governor Spencer Cox to begin gathering signatures to qualify for the November 2018 ballot. After holding 10 public hearings across the state and meeting with various state departments and stakeholders, Utah Patients Coalition will now proceed to collect the more than 113,000 […]

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Marijuana Legalization

Michigan Primary Election Bodes Poorly For Marijuana Community

Michigan’s primary election was held Tuesday, August 8, and in two large cities pro-marijuana candidates were not advanced to the November election. In Lansing’s Mayoral race, two candidates have secured positions on the November ballot: current State Representative Andy Schor (68% of the vote) and current Council member Judi Brown […]

Marijuana Business

First Hawaiian Cannabis Lab Certified, Safe Access Coming Soon

Cannabis science, testing and analytics giant Steep Hill Laboratories announced earlier this week they have received the green light to begin cannabis testing operations in the State of Hawaii. The movement couldn’t have come too soon for patients and dispensary operators. Hawaii’s medical cannabis program started in 2000. Dispensaries were […]