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Plans for massive marijuana greenhouse advance

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A rendering of a 1 million-square-foot marijuana greenhouse and processing center AmeriCann Inc. seeks to build in Freetown. On the eve of a vote that could legalize recreational marijuana in Massachusetts, a Colorado company is preparing to build the state’s largest marijuana greenhouse, a sprawling, high-tech complex that could eventually expand to nearly 1 million square feet. Denver-based AmeriCann Inc. …

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Hopes High For Passage Of Medical Marijuana Amendment

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Please install the latest Adobe Flash Player Plugin to watch this content. MIAMI (CBSMiami) – In just a couple of weeks Florida will vote whether to legalize medical marijuana. However, marijuana is being grown and harvested legally here in South Florida. In fact the company making it began selling it just a few weeks ago. CBS4’s David Sutta has an …

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The single most important pitfall to avoid with legalizing marijuana

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Medical patients want a drug that will treat pain but won’t get them high. (AP Photo/Rich Pedroncelli) This November, voters in nine states will consider proposals to legalize medical and/or recreational marijuana. The tide has turned, and cannabis is on its way to becoming a legal part of the American landscape—federal law be damned. But experiences in states like Washington …

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No, Kids Will Not Get “Marijuana Candy” on Halloween if Florida’s Medical Pot Bill Passes

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Remember all those times as a kid when you bit into a delicious Snickers bar on Halloween night, only for a hidden razor blade to slice through your gums and send you to the emergency room? No? What about all the times you accidentally got anthrax from tainted candy? Not ringing any bells? That’s because parents freak out about strangers …

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This Election Could Determine the Future of Pot in America

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Marijuana measures are on the ballot in nine states this election. The future of pot policy in America hinges heavily on the election this year. Marijuana law reform is on the ballot in nine states, and has momentum at the federal level in the form of several bills pending in Congress, including ones to deschedule cannabis, reschedule cannabis, legalize hemp …

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Pennsylvania advances rules under new medical marijuana law

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HARRISBURG, Pa. – The state moved a few steps closer to setting up a medical marijuana program on Tuesday as the health department posted draft rules for dispensaries and said temporary regulations for growers and processors would be made public in a few days. The draft regulations for dispensaries would prohibit facilities within 1,000 feet of schools or day care …

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Shoppers Drug Mart, Canada’s largest pharmacy chain, applies for medical marijuana license

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Obtaining medical marijuana in Canada could soon be as easy as strolling into the neighborhood pharmacy. Shoppers Drug Mart , the nation’s largest drug store chain, has asked the government for permission to dispense pot to patients, it said Tuesday. “We have applied to be a licensed producer strictly for the purposes of distributing medical marijuana,” Tammy Smitham, the vice …