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Hearing Tuesday in Lenox on proposed medical marijuana dispensary bylaw

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What’s Next . . . Here’s what’s scheduled as the Lenox Planning Board’s proposed zoning bylaw amendments come up for discussion and action by voters: – Tuesday, April 25, 6-7:30 p.m.: Planning Board public hearing on proposed zoning bylaw changes covering medical marijuana dispensaries and a moratorium on recreational marijuana proposals. Town Hall. Note: The proposed zoning bylaw amendments (Articles …

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Lawmakers Decide to Expand Iowa’s MarijuanaProgram

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DES MOINES, Iowa– Iowa’s medical marijuana program is being expanded due to a bill that was passed by lawmakers. The new law means Iowans who need marijuana medically will have more access. Now, pot can be grown and sold, only as cannabis oil. With that, comes a list of regulations surrounding its usage. On the list, capping the THC level …

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Ohio rules for medical pot growers bring access questions

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(FOX 8 file photo) COLUMBUS, Ohio— Ohio has built it, but will they come? Prospective medical marijuana cultivators now know what Ohio rules for getting growers’ licenses looks like. They were finalized last Monday and application forms were released Friday. Ohio’s medical marijuana law allows people with 21 medical conditions, including cancer, Alzheimer’s disease, HIV/AIDS and epilepsy, to purchase and …

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Iowa legislature approves broader medical marijuana law

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Rep. Jarrad Klein (R-Keota) Early this morning, legislators announced an agreement to expand Iowa’s soon-to-expire law that merely decriminalized possession of cannabis oil for treatment of chronic epilepsy. “There are sick Iowans out there who need relief,” Representative Jarad Klein, a Republican from Keota, told reporters during a news conference on the House floor at around 3 a.m. Klein has …

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Audit offers bevy of regulations for Nevada medical marijuana program

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Patients check out at medical marijuana dispensary The Source in Las Vegas on Thursday, March 30, 2017. (Chase Stevens/Las Vegas Review-Journal) @csstevensphoto Budtender Maria Ruiz, left, rings up a customer at BLM Las Vegas Medical Marijuana Dispensary on Wednesday, March 1, 2017, in Las Vegas. (Bridget Bennett/Las Vegas Review-Journal) @bridgetkbennett CARSON CITY — Nevada’s medical marijuana program should better scrutinize …

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The medical cannabis doctor is in, in Westminster

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Dr. John Wah, M.D., is pictured at Maryland Cannabis Physicians in Westminster Tuesday, April 11, 2017 (DYLAN SLAGLE/STAFF PHOTO / Carroll County Times) More than three years after the Maryland legislature first approved of medical marijuana, legal doses of the medicinal herb may finally find their way to Maryland patients. "We’re almost there — we expect cannabis to be in …

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Kressig pleased with action on medical cannabis

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CEDAR FALLS — Iowa Rep. Bob Kressig, D-Cedar Falls, has been a strong and vocal advocate for medical cannabis, so he said the Legislature’s last minute action to expand access in Iowa is “the right direction for us to go.” He pushed to get the state to adopt a law that would allow possession of cannabidiol oil for Iowans with …