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Ohio’s First Medical Marijuana Greenhouse Breaks Ground In Yellow Springs

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Medications produced by Cresco Labs in Yellow Springs will be available to patients statewide as early as next summer through Ohio’s new medical marijuana program. Dozens of public officials and advocates gathered in Yellow Springs Thursday to break ground on Ohio’s first medical marijuana-cultivation site. The project is one of a dozen across Ohio licensed by the state just two …

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Michigan begins accepting medical marijuana business license applications

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Michigan voters approved medical marijuana in 2008, but the state is still wrestling with how to regulate the industry. Applicants must pay $6,000 fee State expected to begin awarding licenses in the first quarter of 2018 Five-tier regulatory system being developed Michigan begins accepting medical marijuana business license applications Friday under a new regulatory system. It will cost $6,000 to …

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Olivia Newton-John taking medical marijuana

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The legend has been taking cannabis to help her out in her cancer battle after her herbal medicine importer husband John Easterling introduced her to its pain-relieving qualities. Actress and singer Olivia Newton-John. Picture: Instagrma/@therealonj LONDON – Olivia Newton-John takes medical marijuana to ease her pain during her cancer battle. The legend was diagnosed with breast cancer in May – …

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5 businesses looking to enter Michigan’s medical marijuana industry

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(Mark Bugnaski | Kalamazoo Gazette) LANSING, MI – Michigan opens applications for medical marijuana facilities on Friday, officially marking the opening of a new industry fiscal experts expect will reach $837 million. As that takes place, here’s a look at some people hoping to get a piece of the industry. (Kaytie Boomer | MLive.com) The state is about to license …

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Twelve new medical marijuana stores cleared to open in Maryland

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Maryland’s marijuana regulators on Thursday approved 12 new dispensaries to operate in the state’s fledgling legal medical marijuana industry, bringing the total number of fully approved legal storefronts to 22. At least 60 more dispensaries that received preliminary licenses are still waiting for final approval. The Maryland Medical Cannabis Commission gave the final sign-off to Positive Energy in Worcester County; …

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Cannabis as medicine: Fresno council opens door to allowing medical pot operations

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Medical marijuana dispensaries and other portions of the medicinal cannabis supply chain could be legal in Fresno as the result of a unanimous vote Thursday by the City Council. The 7-0 vote begins the process of rewriting the city’s complete ban on commercial marijuana operations that was adopted earlier this year. It will likely be several months, however, before drafts …

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Medical Cannabis Board Releases Survey Results, Hears From Guest Speakers

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File Photo A panel charged with helping shape the state’s new medical marijuana law met in Morgantown Thursday, Dec. 14. The West Virginia Department of Health and Human Resources’ Medical Cannabis Advisory Board heard from guest speakers and announced the results of a recent survey. One speaker was Pennsylvania state Senator Mike Folmer, who told the board about his state’s …

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Medical marijuana taking root in Hancock

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Thanks for visiting HeraldMailMedia.com. You’re entitled to limited access of articles every 30 days. If you enjoy our site and want full access, we ask you to purchase an affordable subscription . HANCOCK — Medical marijuana plants are growing in Washington County, and a company official said production will ramp up in January. White is chief executive officer of Harvest, …