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Medical marijuana grower booted from state fair

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Medical marijuana dispensary takes cannabis plant to State Fair. ALBUQUERQUE, N.M. —The state’s largest medical marijuana grower could be in jeopardy of losing its license after it was booted from the New Mexico State Fair. When you think of the New Mexico State Fair, you think of the rides, and the food, but on the first day of this year’s …

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Philly420: Medical marijuana could be thriving business in Philly

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Chris Goldstein is a marijuana advocate living in New Jersey. Medical marijuana is about to grow roots in Philadelphia. City Councilman Derek Green is hosting a hearing today to discuss how Pennsylvania’s new medical cannabis program will operate in the city – and it’s going to get complicated. The spirit of the new state law is to supply a vital …

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Marijuana Legalization In Michigan 2016: Medical Cannabis Dispensary Policies Approved By Senate, Recreational Weed Next?

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Medical marijuana is advancing in Michigan. The state, which has already passed laws accepting medical marijuana, voted Thursday in favor of four new bills that could change the landscape of Michigan dispensaries, allowing actual communities to regulate how many – if any – places of purchases will be permissible in a specific town. Although the Senate approval only barely made …

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Medical marijuana use growing fast in Massachusetts

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The first medical marijuana dispensary in Boston opened on Aug. 3, 2016 at 21 Milk Street in Downtown Crossing. This is a photo from the company’s cultivation facility in Lowell. Photo courtesy of Columbia Care. (Republican file photo) It took a while for the state Department of Public Health to finalize regulations governing medical marijuana , but agency data show …

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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 …