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Former TV host Montel Williams to launch medical marijuana company

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Montel Williams, the former host of long-running talk show "The Montel Williams Show," said on Friday he’s launching a medical cannabis company. The company, Lenitiv Scientific, will deal in innovative, high quality medical cannabis products for patients, through brand name LenitivLabs. line of medical cannabis products, according to a news release. Williams has been an outspoken advocate for medical cannabis …

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Philly mulls home delivery of medical marijuana

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Some jurisdictions already permit medical marijuana dispensaries to provide home delivery. Medical marijuana won’t be available in Philadelphia for more than a year, but when it finally arrives, patients may be able to have it delivered to their doors like a pizza or pick it up at a dispensary tucked inside a large shopping mall. At a City Council committee …

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Black caucus pledges to halt Maryland medical marijuana licensing

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The Legislative Black Caucus plans to use any means necessary to stop Maryland’s medical marijuana commission from issuing final licenses until more are awarded to minority-owned businesses. "We will not be accepting crumbs," Del. Cheryl Glenn, chair of the caucus, said Friday at a forum in Annapolis. "Do not think for one minute that anyone is going to move forward …

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Resident Appeals Fine For Violating Santa Barbara County’s Medical Marijuana Cultivation Ordinance

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The Santa Barbara County Planning and Development Department held a public appeal hearing this week after fining a man who allegedly violated the county’s medical marijuana cultivation rules and built unpermitted greenhouses in the mountains above Goleta. The $3,000 fine was based on allegations that the cultivation of medical marijuana doesn’t meet the legal nonconforming status, and the property renters …

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City Council asks: What will medical marijuana mean for Philadelphia?

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A marijuana plant grows at a Minnesota Medical Solutions greenhouse in Otsego, Minn. In April, Governor Tom Wolf signed legislation to make medical marijuana legal in Pennsylvania. By then, possession of small amounts of marijuana had already been decriminalized in Philadelphia for more than a year. And with full implementation of the state’s medical marijuana law expected to take about …

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Questions remain as Ohio medical marijuana law takes effect

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FILE â This Oct. 29, 2009, file photo shows trays of marijuana clones and gardening supplies underneath grow lights at the Peace in Medicine dispensary in Sebastopol, Calif. Uncertainty prevails in Ohio as a law legalizing medical marijuana under very limited circumstances is set to take effect Thursday, Sept. 8, 2016. (AP Photo/Russel A. Daniels, File) COLUMBUS, Ohio – Ohio …

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Medical Marijuana Measures Cause Confusion

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Error loading player: No playable sources found The push for medical marijuana in Arkansas is not only controversial, it is also shaping up to be confusing for voters. Arkansans will see both the Arkansas Medical Cannabis Act and the Arkansas Medical Marijuana Amendment on the November ballot. "I would want to research it more," said Hasty resident, Sonja Pacock, "and …

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Montel Williams launching new medical marijuana line

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Montel Williams hopes that where there is smoke in the nation’s burgeoning cannabis trade, there will be fire. TV personality Montel Williams is kicking a new weed-based business venture into high gear. The longtime talk show host is set to launch a medical marijuana line called LenitivLabs at a cannabis convention in Los Angeles on Thursday, according to a press …