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Holyoke medical marijuana facility public forum

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HOLYOKE, Mass. (WWLP) – A medical marijuana company is looking to grow pot in Holyoke and Wednesday night they presented their plans to residents. GTI Massachusetts held a hearing at the Kelley School in Holyoke, to educate the public on their plans and hear any concerns. The Chicago based company wants to renovate 28 Appleton Street to become their cultivation …

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Hillsborough Creates Framework For Medical Marijuana Dispensaries

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District 1 Vice Chair Sandra Murman addresses the commission. The Hillsborough County Commission is jumping ahead of the state legislature by creating a framework for medical marijuana dispensaries. On Tuesday night the commission voted in support of a zoning ordinance that prevents dispensaries from operating within 750 feet of other dispensaries, as well as churches, schools, parks, bars and liquor …

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New Hampshire House adds medical marijuana qualifiers, backs decriminalization

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CONCORD, N.H. (AP) — The House voted overwhelmingly Wednesday in support of decriminalizing small amounts of marijuana and expanding access to medical marijuana for people suffering from chronic pain or post-traumatic stress disorder. The bills won support from more than 300 of the chamber’s 400 members. Members also backed a bill allowing people to grow their own medical marijuana by …

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Milford Township supervisors start process to approve medical marijuana ordinance

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MILFORD TOWNSHIP, Pa. – Milford Township Board of Supervisors made a motion to authorize an advertisement for a change in zoning ordinance that would allow the township to grant requests to grow and dispense medical marijuana. The motion comes as counties across the state are bracing for a rush for permit applications from the state’s Health Department. Most counties do …

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Giant medical marijuana farm planned for Wilmington

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Photo by Laura A Bischoff CannAscend Ohio LLC is a new venture backed by Ian James (pictured) and Jimmy Gould, who ran the ResponsibleOhio campaign, and Bill Brisben, a real estate developer and former ambassador to UNICEF.Photo by Laura A Bischoff Columbus Investors with ties to the 2015 failed ballot issue to legalize marijuana are rolling out an ambitious plan …

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Medical marijuana: Ban on dispenseries aids illegal shops

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The San Diego County Board of Supervisors will vote on March 15 on whether to extend a ban on medical marijuana in the unincorporated areas. (U-T File) On March 15, the San Diego County Board of Supervisors will decide whether to extend a ban on medical marijuana in the unincorporated areas. Proposition 64 , the statewide initiative which made recreational …

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People Are Still Testing Medical Marijuana on Pets, Despite Limited Research

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Given the wide range of medical benefits of cannabis in humans, it may not come as a surprise that people are exploring using marijuana to treat their pets . A number of marijuana-derived remedies for pets have come onto the market recently, claiming to treat illnesses ranging from arthritis to seizures to cancer. The majority of these products contain CBD, …

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Backers of Ohio’s failed recreational marijuana measure want to grow medical marijuana

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Ian James and Jimmy Gould, who founded ResponsibleOhio and pushed for recreational marijuana legalization in 2015, plan to apply for one of the state’s 12 large medical marijuana grow licenses for a new Wilmington facility. (Gus Chan, The Plain Dealer) WILMINGTON, Ohio — The pair behind Ohio’s 2015 failed recreational marijuana measure now plan to build a medical marijuana growing …