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Parents argue for medical marijuana access

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ST. PAUL, Minn. – Medical marijuana restrictions could soon be expanded to give access to more Minnesotans. There was an opportunity this summer for people to request new conditions be added to the Minnesota Medical Cannabis program. Research was done and on Tuesday afternoon, families who want access for their children had the chance to give testimony before the New …

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North Dakota state employees will be discouraged from using medical marijuana

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BISMARCK, N.D. — Medical marijuana is on the minds of county leaders as they gather in Bismarck for their annual conference. Local government representatives gathered for their first session on Monday to discuss the impacts of the legalization of medical marijuana on counties. Association of Counties attorney Aaron Birst said counties and local municipalities are going to have to figure …

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Crestview Council closer to prohibiting medical marijuana dispensaries

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CRESTVIEW — The City Council adopted an ordinance, on first read, prohibiting operation of medical marijuana dispensaries within the city. At the Monday meeting, Ordinance 1629 was brought before the council to decide whether to amend Chapter 18 Article III, Cannabis Related Activities. The decision was unanimous to adopt the ordinance amendment. Before the vote, Joshua Littrell with Veterans for …

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Medical Marijuana Is About To Become More Accessible In Malta

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Joseph Muscat says updated law will allow production of medical marijuana in Malta Malta’s law regulating medical marijuana is about to become less restricted, Prime Minister Joseph Muscat has announced. “Cabinet will start discussing changes to the law regulating medical marijuana in November,” Muscat told a media briefing yesterday. “It is only when we update the law on medical marijuana …

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Medical marijuana dispensary decision delayed by East Bay city council

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The Livermore City Council decided Monday night to wait before making a long-term decision whether to allow a medical marijuana dispensary to open in town. (Ray Chavez/Bay Area News Group) LIVERMORE — Livermore residents must wait to find out if their city will become the only one in the Tri-Valley to allow a medical marijuana dispensary to open. The City …

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Medical marijuana growers to make case tonight in Carlisle

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A company with a state application pending for a marijuana cultivation license is asking Carlisle to further rollback its temporary ban to permit marijuana processing. NICK GRAHAM/STAFF CARLISLE A company with a state application pending for a marijuana cultivation license is asking Carlisle to further rollback its temporary ban to permit marijuana processing. Representatives from Ohio Craft Cultivators LLC are …

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New Boynton business to help people obtain medical marijuana cards

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0 Florida Medical Marijuana Health Center. (Alexandra Seltzer / The Palm Beach Post) BOYNTON BEACH — Once home to a Waffle House, a new business is emerging on Boynton Beach Boulevard that’s part of the growing medical marijuana industry in Palm Beach County and the state. Called the Florida Medical Marijuana Health Center, two Boca Raton doctors specializing in medical …

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Why N.J. patients with chronic pain still can’t get medical marijuana

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Buy Photo CLEM MURRAY / Staff Photographer Alex Bekker, M.D., at a hearing in February. He chairs a health panel investigating expanding the number of ailments and conditions covered under the NJ Medical Marijuana program. Five months ago, a New Jersey health panel voted in favor of dramatically expanding the list of conditions that may be treated with cannabis. Chronic …