Minnesota Patients Legally Acquire Marijuana For First Time

Moments after medical marijuana was legal in Minnesota the state's first cannabis clinic welcomed its first patients.

MINNESOTA:  At the stroke of midnight, medical marijuana was legal in Minnesota. Moments later, the state’s first cannabis clinic welcomed its first patients. “We’ve been waiting a long time for this,” said Kim Kelsey, holding up a small white pill bottle containing a week’s supply of cannabis pills outside. The Minnesota Medical Solutions clinic in downtown Read the full article…

Minnesota’s First Medical Marijuana Dispensary Ready To Open

"We cannot underestimate the role of physicians in making sure that patients can access medical marijuana," Secretary Murphy said.

MINNESOTA:  The first dispensary for medical marijuana in Minnesota is set to open in Minneapolis on Wednesday, July 1. That is the first day the it can be legally sold in the state. Minnesota Medical Solutions invited journalists to tour their new facility at 207 9th St. in Minneapolis on Friday. The tour was hosted by Kyle Kingsley, MD, Read the full article…

At Medical Marijuana Warehouse, Plants Rise As Launch Nears

The state's two medical marijuana manufacturers say they'll be ready to start distributing medicine come July 1.

MINNESOTA:  Kim Kelsey walked row-by-row through a maze of hundreds of growing marijuana plants, dumbstruck, ecstatic and near tears at the 2-foot-tall plants and what she hopes they will do for her son. After nearly 20 years of struggling to get Alec’s epilepsy under control, thousands of seizures, countless combinations of pills and weeks of Read the full article…

Minnesota Medical Marijuana Manufacturers Prepare For Business

A campaign to place an injunction on, and overturn Washington State’s Senate Bill 5052 has raised over $11,000 from 118 people in just one month.

MINNESOTA:  Minnesota medical marijuana manufacturers have lined up several dispensary sites throughout state and are set to have the first harvest over the next few weeks. In Minneapolis, construction is under way on the city’s first dispensary — a standalone 100-year-old downtown building that once housed the League of Catholic Women. This summer, it is Read the full article…

State Medical Pot Manufacturers Chosen; Production Sites In Cottage Grove, Otsego

The two registered manufacturers named Monday will be responsible for growing, processing and distributing medical marijuana products as part of the state’s new program.

MINNESOTA:  The Minnesota Department of Health announced Monday the selection of LeafLine Labs and Minnesota Medical Solutions to become the registered manufacturers responsible for growing, processing and distributing medical cannabis products as part of the state’s new program. LeafLine Labs is a Minnesota-based company founded by members of the Bachman gardening business family, two emergency Read the full article…