Medical marijuana will go forward only if Hillary Clinton becomes president, according to Pennsylvania state Sen. Daylin Leach, a proponent of the issue.
Leach said Tuesday that Donald Trump never would approve the use of medical pot, and he referred to Trump’s reported plan to appoint New Jersey Gov. Chris Christie as U.S. attorney... more →
LIMA — While medical marijuana will be law in Ohio as of Sept. 8 the means to dispense the drug locally will be a heated topic if the city’s Safety Services committee discussion Monday is any indication.
Third Ward Councilman Jesse Lowe II sat in on the hearing and voiced his opposition loud and clear.
“I don’t agree with... more →
COLUMBUS, Ohio — Apparently unconstitutional portions of Ohio’s medical marijuana law, which set aside a percentage of the state’s pot licenses for minorities, were spotted during legislative debate but left in the measure to gain needed votes, a key lawmaker says.
State Sen. Bill Seitz, a Cincinnati Republican, said... more →
LIBERTY TWP. —
Liberty Twp. officials plan to ban or place a moratorium on medical marijuana businesses while various state agencies work on rules for the new law that allows the drug.
After a failed attempt at legalizing marijuana both for recreational and medical use, the state legislature and Gov. John Kasich signed into law... more →
A medical marijuana advocacy group has gained enough signatures to put another measure on the November ballot for Butte County.
A month after Butte County residents voted for even stricter restrictions on medical marijuana grows, and two years after measure a passed, the inland cannabis farmers association is putting forward a new... more →
On July 1, when the Cannabis Patient Protection Act (SB 5052) took effect, all dispensaries without an I-502 license were forced to shut down, sending many of the state’s medical marijuana patients into a panic. Patients worry that the recreational market doesn’t have enough medicinal cannabis for their needs and that... more →
CLEVELAND ― Republican delegates meeting on Monday voted not to endorse medical cannabis in their party’s official platform. In the process, however, they managed to air some of the wildest unproven theories about marijuana.
Maine legislator and delegate Eric Brakey introduced the measure before the full GOP Platform Committee,... more →
Florida voters will get another chance to approve the use of medical marijuana in our state in the upcoming November election. A similar amendment failed to reach the 60% approval needed in 2014 to pass.
If this latest amendment is approved, Florida could see as much as $200 million dollars in medical marijuana sales in less than... more →
PharmaCielo Colombia Holdings, local subsidiary of Canada-based PharmaCielo Ltd, announced June 28 that it has won a manufacturing license from Colombia’s Ministry of Health to process cannabis plants for medical and scientific purposes. This allows PharmaCielo to apply for a license to cultivate cannabis, primarily for production... more →
VARENNES, Que. – The CEO of Jean Coutu, one of the country’s largest pharmacy chains, said Tuesday he is open to selling medical marijuana but won’t lobby the federal government to do so.
“We’re not going to actively pursue this,” François Coutu said following the company’s annual general meeting at its new headquarters... more →