Michigan

Federal Judge Rejects Case to Reclassify Marijuana

Federal Judge Rejects Case to Reclassify Marijuana

A federal judge in Grand Rapids, Michigan has rejected claims that marijuana should be reclassified from a Schedule I substance.  The just also ruled that federal policy which lessens...
Alleged Fake Medical Marijuana Operation Shut Down in Michigan

Alleged Fake Medical Marijuana Operation Shut Down in Michigan

Thirty-seven people have been arrested in connection to an alleged fake medical marijuana operation in Michigan.  According to federal court documents, the defendants in the case used Michigan’s medical...
People with PTSD Can Now Use Medical Marijuana in Michigan

People with PTSD Can Now Use Medical Marijuana in Michigan

The Michigan medical marijuana review board has added Post Traumatic Stress Disorder (PTSD) to the state’s list of qualifying conditions for medical marijuana use.  Adding the condition was approved...
MI Senate Moves Forward with Legislation That Would Allow Landlords to Ban Medical Marijuana Smoking, Growing

MI Senate Moves Forward with Legislation That Would Allow Landlords to Ban Medical Marijuana Smoking, Growing

New legislation passed by the Michigan Senate on Tuesday would allow landlords to prohibit tenants from growing or smoking medical marijuana in their homes. The bill was approved in...
Michigan Governor Approves Medical Grade Cannabis

Michigan Governor Approves Medical Grade Cannabis

Michigan Governor Rick Snyder signed a new law that will allow Michigan to create a “pharmaceutical grade cannabis” registry.  However, the fate of the registry relies on the federal...
Michigan Committee Approves Medical Marijuana Dispensaries and Edibles

Michigan Committee Approves Medical Marijuana Dispensaries and Edibles

On Tuesday, the Michigan House Judiciary Committee unanimously approved two medical marijuana-related bills: one that would allow dispensaries to return to the state and one that would allow more...
Michigan Senate Approves Sale of Medical Marijuana at Pharmacies

Michigan Senate Approves Sale of Medical Marijuana at Pharmacies

On Wednesday, the Michigan Senate voted 22-16 to approve legislation that would allow for the growing and sale of “pharmaceutical-grade” marijuana at licensed pharmacies throughout the state if the...
Michigan Senate Wants Medical Marijuana Distributed Through Pharmacies

Michigan Senate Wants Medical Marijuana Distributed Through Pharmacies

Michigan’s senate is considering a plan that would have medical marijuana distributed through state authorized pharmacies.  The plan would have medical marijuana treated as a schedule II substance under...
Michigan Voters in Three Communities Weigh in on Marijuana Legalization Today

Michigan Voters in Three Communities Weigh in on Marijuana Legalization Today

Voters in three Michigan towns will weigh in today on whether local police should arrest recreational marijuana users.  Ballot proposals in Ferndale, Jackson, and Lansing aim to legalize use...
Michigan Supreme Court to Rule Whether Cities Can Ban Medical Marijuana Collectives

Michigan Supreme Court to Rule Whether Cities Can Ban Medical Marijuana Collectives

The Michigan Supreme Court will hear a case on Thursday that will decide whether Michigan towns and cities can ban medical marijuana collectives from opening within their borders.  The...