Medical Marijuana

New Jersey’s Second Medical Marijuana Collective Approved

New Jersey’s Second Medical Marijuana Collective Approved

New Jersey’s second medical marijuana collective has been approved by state officials and is set to open in Egg Harbor Township later this month. The Compassionate Care Foundation will...
Wiconsin Lawmakers Introduce Medical Marijuana Bill

Wiconsin Lawmakers Introduce Medical Marijuana Bill

Two Wisconsin lawmakers, Senator Jon Erpenbach and Representative Chris Taylor, are introducing a bill that would legalize medical marijuana in the state.  The Jacki Rickert Medical Cannabis Act, so...
Canada Begins Medical Marijuana Overhaul

Canada Begins Medical Marijuana Overhaul

On Tuesday, Canada kicked off its medical marijuana initiative, which the government hopes will bring in $1.3 billion annually.  The new system, Marihuana for Medical Purposes Regulations, will “provide...
Iowa Lawmakers to Introduce Marijuana Legislation

Iowa Lawmakers to Introduce Marijuana Legislation

Iowa State Senator Joe Bolkom plans to introduce two marijuana measures when lawmakers return back to work in January.  The first would remove marijuana from the most restrictive listing,...
Illinois Starts to Develop Medical Marijuana Program

Illinois Starts to Develop Medical Marijuana Program

Illinois officials have begun the process of setting up the state’s medical marijuana program.  Officials in at least four state agencies have started to meet to discuss what role...
Medical Marijuana Patients Could Lose Subsidized Housing in Maine

Medical Marijuana Patients Could Lose Subsidized Housing in Maine

If a state moratorium is not renewed by October 1st, medical marijuana patients in Maine may have to choose between their medicine and their federally subsidized housing. The moratorium...
158 Applicants Vying for 35 Spots in Bid For Massachusetts Medical Marijuana Dispensary License

158 Applicants Vying for 35 Spots in Bid For Massachusetts Medical Marijuana Dispensary License

The Massachusetts Department of Public Health has finished the first round of screening applicants who wish to own a medical marijuana business in the state. Twenty-two applicants were eliminated...
Free Marijuana Giveaway in Boulder on Monday to Raise Awareness About Sales Tax Measure

Free Marijuana Giveaway in Boulder on Monday to Raise Awareness About Sales Tax Measure

On Monday, marijuana advocates handed out free joints on Boulder’s Pearl Street Mall starting at 11 a.m.  The event was held to raise awareness about the marijuana sales tax...
Medical Marijuana Gaining Support in West Virginia

Medical Marijuana Gaining Support in West Virginia

On Wednesday, a medical marijuana proposal will go before a legislative panel in West Virginia, a state that is slowly coming around to the idea of medical marijuana.  Delegate...
Las Vegas City Council Passes Moratorium on Medical Marijuana Collectives

Las Vegas City Council Passes Moratorium on Medical Marijuana Collectives

On Wednesday, the Las Vegas City Council voted 7-0 to pass a 6 month moratorium on medical marijuana collectives, keeping them from opening until the state has issued regulations...