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Medical marijuana company hosts open house in York City

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Buy Photo A local company looking to open a medical marijuana facility in York City held an open house for the public Saturday afternoon. Five-Leaf Remedies investors and team members stood inside a small room on the side of the building at 219 E. Poplar St. for two hours to talk to local residents and other interested parties about the …

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Medical marijuana fight heats up between advocates, lawmakers

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Political Editor @zacjanderson TALLAHASSEE — Florida voters approved medical marijuana by an overwhelming majority, patients are clamoring for it and investors are eager to get in on the business of growing and selling it. But as the hour nears when the treatment is supposed to become widely available, industry advocates have big concerns about how the Florida Legislature is going …

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Medical marijuana business in New York is a bust so far

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Jeremy Unruh, general counsel of PharmaCannis, at the $30 million growing facility in Orange County. (Tom Precious/Buffalo News) The state health commissioner last year declared New York’s medical marijuana program a success. But the five companies that the state selected in 2015 to get marijuana into the hands of people suffering from debilitating and sometimes terminal diseases such as cancer, …

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Public Concerns Over Medical Marijuana Rules and Regulations

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LITTLE ROCK, Ark. – – (via KARK) – It’s been four months since medical marijuana was approved in our state. Now, a few Central Arkansans, voicing their concerns at a public meeting about proposed rules and regulations. One by one, Arkansans took to the podium at the Arkansas Department of Health – in response to proposed medical marijuana rules and …

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Lawmakers push variety of bills to regulate medical marijuana

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Hide caption Clockwise from top left: Ben Pollara, Florida Sens. Rob Bradley, R-Fleming Island; Greg Steube, R-Sarasota; and Jeff Brandes, R-St. Petersburg. Industry advocates have big concerns about how the Florida Legislature is going about establishing the rules surrounding the drug. By Zac Anderson, GateHouse Florida TALLAHASSEE — Florida voters approved medical marijuana by an overwhelming majority, patients are clamoring …

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Braddock looks to medical marijuana for economic boost

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Braddock Mayor John Fetterman (cq) talks about plans for Laurel Green Medical to build a cannabis growing facility on the former Talbot Towers site on Talbot Avenue in Braddock Wednesday, March 8, 2017. Denise Mueller (cq) with Laurel Green Medical, the organization that will build & run the facility and Braddock council president Tina Doose listen. (Pam Panchak/Post-Gazette) After more …

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Rally in support of medical marijuana in Salt Lake City

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SALT LAKE CITY, Utah (ABC4 Utah) – Dozens of people gathered at library square this afternoon demanding access to medical marijuana in Utah. They carried signs and chanted, hoping to put pressure on Utah lawmakers in the next legislative session. The group is called Utah Residents for Medicinal Cannabis, or URMC, and they claim to have 7,000 members. They say …

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Kansas Senate panel OKs medical cannabis bill

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In this Friday, April 22, 2016 file photo, a marijuana bud is seen at a medical marijuana facility in Unity, Maine. A Kansas Senate committee has endorsed a measure that would let doctors and physicians prescribe and dole out what’s described as “non-intoxicating” medicine derived from a marijuana chemical compound. (AP Photo/Robert F. Bukaty, File) A Kansas Senate committee has …