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Medical marijuana sales growing north of Boston

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Healthy Pharms Recently harvested medical marijuana that has been tested and approved is ready for clients at the Healthy Pharms facility in Georgetown, which will open May 8. With two dispensaries in business, a third set to open, and nine others in advanced stages of state approval, the medical marijuana industry is poised to blossom north of Boston. Four years …

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Medical marijuana bill clears Montana Legislature

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MTN News file photo MT State Senator Mary Caferro, the sponsor of the bill BILLINGS – The Montana Legislature has approved a major overhaul to the state’s medical marijuana system. In a final vote on Tuesday, the House voted 68-31 for Senate Bill 333, sponsored by Democratic Sen. Mary Caferro of Helena. The Senate passed the bill 34-16 last week. …

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Report: Medical marijuana patients outspent adult-use three to one last year

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Buy Photo Despite increasing access to recreational marijuana, medical patients still made up a sizable portion of the market for weed in the U.S. last year, spending three times more money on the crop than recreational users, according to a report from New Frontier Data. The Washington, D.C., cannabis analytics firm partnered with software and marketing company Baker to get …

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Medical marijuana firm to offer home delivery in WNY

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NORTH TONAWANDA, N.Y. – A medical marijuana provider will soon offer home delivery service in Western New York, including the Buffalo area. A representative for Pharmacannis, one of two approved companies with dispensaries in Western New York, told 2 On Your Side on Tuesday that it will participate in the state’s home delivery program. Pharmacannis will use its own employees …

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If Approved: Medical Marijuana Cultivation Facility will Bring Jobs to Fayetteville

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FAYETTEVILLE, Ark. — – Medical marijuana could be one step closer to being produced in the Natural State. Tuesday night Fayetteville City Council met to talk about the facility. Brian Faught is an Arkansas businessman and could soon be the President and CEO AR- Canna, a medical marijuana cultivation facility, he said, "The land is actually inside the city limits …

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Medical marijuana takes a hit in Fairfield

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FAIRFIELD – There will be no growing, processing or dispensing of medical marijuana in this city. Fairfield City Council on Monday voted to outlaw all aspects of the business allowed by the new law which establishes the Medical Marijuana Control Program. “My general sense – and I’ve lived in this community 37 years – is that people in this community …

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Medical Marijuana Bill Headed to Senate Floor

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It’s officially “go” time for the Florida Legislature to finally reach an agreement over the future of medical marijuana in Florida. On Tuesday, the Senate Appropriations Committee passed the Senate’s proposal to regulate medical cannabis, green-lighting the bill with only one “no” vote, from Sen. Jeff Brandes, R-St. Petersburg. The bill now heads to the full Senate for approval. SB …

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Advocates push for hearings on stalled medical marijuana bills

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0 Texas state Rep. Four Price, R-Amarillo, is chairman of the House Public Health Committee.JAY JANNER / AMERICAN-STATESMAN (2014) Dr. Robert S. Marks says he routinely faces a dilemma when cancer patients and others dealing with chronic pain broach the topic of marijuana as a treatment option. “You’re in a very tough position between what the law tells you to …