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High Fees Expected From Massachusetts Medical Marijuana Program

High Fees Expected From Massachusetts Medical Marijuana Program

On Friday, the Massachusetts Department of Public Health released a number of new regulations for the state’s medical marijuana program.  According to the DPH, the regulations are intended to...
Michigan Medical Marijuana Patient Denied Placement in Prison’s Medical Facility

Michigan Medical Marijuana Patient Denied Placement in Prison’s Medical Facility

Last week, a 53-year-old Michigan medical marijuana patient was ordered to surrender to the US DOJ on June 11th to begin serving a 10-year prison sentence for violating federal...
New Jersey’s Only Medical Marijuana Collective Starts Turning Away Patients

New Jersey’s Only Medical Marijuana Collective Starts Turning Away Patients

Greenleaf Compassion Center is New Jersey’s first and only medical marijuana dispensary.  Five more collectives are meant to open in the state, but they have struggled to find a...
Governor Jan Brewer Signs Measure to Ban Medical Marijuana on Arizona Campuses

Governor Jan Brewer Signs Measure to Ban Medical Marijuana on Arizona Campuses

Late last week, the Arizona Senate approved a measure that would ban medical marijuana use and possession on college campuses throughout the state.  Medical marijuana activists still held out...
Michigan Buys New Printer for Medical Marijuana Cards to Expedite Process

Michigan Buys New Printer for Medical Marijuana Cards to Expedite Process

Michigan has invested in a new printer for medical marijuana cards which will allow them to print upwards of 4,000 patient ID cards per day. The state has fallen...
Michigan Lawmakers Hope to Make Amendments to Medical Marijuana Act

Michigan Lawmakers Hope to Make Amendments to Medical Marijuana Act

Michigan’s medical marijuana program, passed in 2008, has experienced hiccups along the way, including a backlog of unprocessed medical marijuana applications and confusion over what facilitates a “bona fide...
Colorado Mistakenly Sends Medical Marijuana Registry Information to Wrong People

Colorado Mistakenly Sends Medical Marijuana Registry Information to Wrong People

The Colorado Department of Health and Environment “mistakenly” sent out sensitive information regarding individuals in the state’s marijuana registry, including name, date of birth, and Social Security numbers. So...
Number of Montana Medical Marijuana Cardholders Drops

Number of Montana Medical Marijuana Cardholders Drops

Since 2011, when Montana legislators passed a bill limiting the number of collectives in the state and started raiding growing operations, the number of registered patients has dropped dramatically....