MASSACHUSETTS: John Greene wants to open a medical marijuana dispensary to help people with serious illness avoid the suffering he watched his father endure in the weeks before he died from cancer.
DISTRICT OF COLUMBIA: Financial institutions and other enterprises that do business with marijuana shops that are in compliance with state laws are unlikely to be prosecuted for money laundering or other federal crimes that could be brought under existing federal drug laws, a senior Department of Justice official said Thursday.
RHODE ISLAND: A medical marijuana dispensary in Rhode Island is asking state health regulators for permission to operate a delivery service. In its proposal, Greenleaf Compassionate Care Center of Portsmouth says many patients using medical marijuana are homebound or have difficulties travelling. The center wants to operate daily deliveries in Newport and Bristol counties and deliveries two times Read the full article…
CALIFORNIA: HempMedsPX — a corporate portfolio company of Medical Marijuana Inc. and the exclusive master distributor and contracted marketing company for CannaVest Corp. and Medical Marijuana Inc. — will be the top sponsor of “Run4Hope,” a fundraiser for CDKL5 seizure research. Run4Hope will take place on September 7, 2013 in Coppell, Texas.