Florida’s size and large percentage of elderly residents could vault the state to the second-largest U.S. medical cannabis market by 2020, a new report shows.
By 2020, Florida could be tallying $1.6 billion in medical marijuana sales — and have a 7.5 percent share of the overall U.S. legal cannabis market and a 14 percent share... more →
PROVIDENCE — The state has approved two applications for the first medical marijuana cultivators under emergency regulations it issued in late October while citing fears that dispensaries could run out of the drug without a steady supply from outside growers.
The sense of urgency stemmed from a law that bans caregivers who have... more →
Voters in Arkansas, Florida, Montana and North Dakota this month approved initiatives legalizing the medical use of marijuana. A total of 28 states already or will soon permit medical use of the drug, while eight states have approved it for recreational use, according to The New York Times.
As more physicians in these states write... more →
SANTA ROSA, Calif. — California’s multibillion dollar marijuana industry, by far the nation’s largest, is crawling out from the underbrush after voters opted to legalize cannabis in this month’s election. In Sonoma County alone, an estimated 9,000 marijuana cultivation businesses are operating in a provisional gray market,... more →
Real estate speculators stake out territories for what’s to come, infrastructure builders and lawyers queue up for business, investors jostle to get in on the ground floor, and tech startups seek ways to make a new industry run more efficiently.
This could be any nascent industry, but in this case it’s marijuana.
After graduating... more →
Medical-marijuana doctors and certification centers report seeing an increase in appointments over the two days following the negative election results of Proposition 205.
The measure to legalize marijuana in Arizona appears to have failed, though the Campaign to Regulate Marijuana Like Alcohol in Arizona is waiting for all the votes... more →
Arkansas likely became one of the latest states — and one of the first in the South — to allow medical marijuana after a proposed constitutional amendment received what appeared to be a majority of favorable votes in Tuesday’s election.
Supporters and opponents agreed that the Arkansas Medical Marijuana Amendment,... more →
SANTA FE, N.M. — An advisory panel is recommending to New Mexico health officials that medical marijuana be considered as a tool in the fight against opioid abuse.
Some health professionals tell the Santa Fe New Mexican (http://bit.ly/2ftb8Ft) that expanding the list of conditions that qualify under the state’s medical marijuana... more →
n a world where cash is king and crime is rife, Bitcoin has come to the rescue of the cash beleaguered medical marijuana businesses.
In the United States, marijuana is a touchy subject but there is legalisation of medical marijuana in at least 25 states and the District of Columbia. This new medical marijuana industry has a dark... more →
Findlay City Council made sure to give its two-year moratorium on medical marijuana a final vote Tuesday, but tabled legislation that would continue funding for the Arts Partnership of Greater Hancock County through the city’s hotel/motel bed tax.
Council voted 9-1 to enact a ban on dispensing, cultivating or processing medical... more →