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California Hospital Considers Allowing Patients to Use Medical Marijuana

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( iStock/photo ) Patients may one day soon be able to openly use medical marijuana inside a Northern California hospital. If the hospital’s governing board approves the idea, Marin General Hospital would become the first in the state to allow it. On Tuesday evening, the Marin Healthcare District Board took a step in that direction by voting to ask its …

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Marijuana sold over the web will disrupt drug cartels, says Eaze CEO

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In the crowded world of on-demand apps, there are three criteria that matter, according to Eaze CEO Keith McCarty: Consumers use the product a lot. Suppliers can be agile. The product is naturally social. All three of those criteria are met and exceeded by cannabis, the product delivered by McCarty’s company. Eaze partners with medical marijuana dispensaries to bring the …

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Marin hospital to study medical marijuana use on site

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Marin hospital to study medical marijuana use on site Marin General Hospital will study the feasibility of allowing patients at the hospital to use medicinal marijuana when it is recommended by their physician. The hospital is embarking on the investigation at the request of the publicly elected Marin Healthcare District board. The board voted 2-0 Tuesday night, with three members …

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Cleveland City Council proposes moratorium on issuing medical marijuana licenses

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Medicine Man’s Denver, Colorado, dispensary separates its recreational and medical marijuana counters, offering certain products only to registered patients. Cleveland City Council on Monday introduced legislation that would impose a moratorium on licenses to grow or sell medical marijuana under a state law that took effect last week. (Jackie Borchardt, cleveland.com) CLEVELAND, Ohio – Days after Ohio’s new medical marijuana …

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State Health Agency Offers Overhaul Of Medical Marijuana Regulations

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closemore As of Aug. 31, there were 167 physicians registered with the medical marijuana program and 29,999 active patients, according to the DPH. (Jesse Costa/WBUR) Nurse practitioners would be allowed to certify patients for medical marijuana and dispensaries would be allowed to post product prices on their websites, under new regulations proposed by the Department of Public Health. The changes, …

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Medical Cannabis Could be Donald Trump’s Best Bet

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Donald Trump has yet to declare a position on cannabis, but one advocacy group is advising him to back federal legalization of medical marijuana—because it will give him a boost in the polls. In other words: Election day is only 53 days away and Trump desperately needs votes. Embracing legalization would help. Last week the Harmonious Code Council , a …

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Area’s first medical marijuana dispensary could open in Mansfield in fall

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Medical marijuana is packaged for sale in 1-gram packages at the Northwest Patient Resource Center medical marijuana dispensary, Wednesday, Nov. 7, 2012, in Seattle. (AP Photo/Ted S. Warren) Selectmen approved a host agreement sought by CommCann for the location on West Street in the Cabot Business Park. Last March, the board approved a letter of support for the facility. The …

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Mom and I opened a medical marijuana dispensary — here’s what we see

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Harbory Medical Cannabis Dispensary is in Marion, Ill. (Cameron Lehman) "Cam," my mother said, "the G6 flower is still our top seller, but the brownies and cookies are going like crazy!" Two years ago, hearing my mom talk about different kinds of marijuana would have been empirically weird, but today it is completely common. In November 2015, she, two business …