Michigan Teacher With Medical Marijuana License Facing Felony Drug Charges

Troopers found 66 plants, 18 more than Granke's license allowed, and a pound of possessed marijuana.

MICHIGAN: A Paw Paw Middle School teacher with a license to grow medical marijuana is now facing felony drug charges because authorities say his crop was too large and he also manufactured hashish. Two members of Michigan State Police’s Southwest Enforcement Team raided Scot Granke’s Arlington Township property on Aug. 21 after receiving a tip from Granke’s estranged Read the full article…

Connecticut State Policy On Medical Marijuana Shaping Up

The state Department of Consumer Protection, which plans to issues licenses to three to 10 producers of medical marijuana and three to five dispensary facilities, is accepting applications through Nov. 15.

CONNECTICUT: Department of Consumer Protection Chairman William M. Rubenstein, whose agency is regulating the state’s newly minted medical marijuana program, joked Friday that he has been dubbed “Connecticut’s Pot Czar” by one newspaper, though he has heard that his counterparts in other states prefer the term “Hemperor.”

Connecticut State Policy On Medical Marijuana Shaping Up

The state Department of Consumer Protection, which plans to issues licenses to three to 10 producers of medical marijuana and three to five dispensary facilities, is accepting applications through Nov. 15.

CONNECTICUT: Department of Consumer Protection Chairman William M. Rubenstein, whose agency is regulating the state’s newly minted medical marijuana program, joked Friday that he has been dubbed “Connecticut’s Pot Czar” by one newspaper, though he has heard that his counterparts in other states prefer the term “Hemperor.”

Washington Proposes Medical Marijuana Registry, Tax Exemption

I-502 applicants at WSLCB Workshop in Seattle,WA.

WASHINGTON: Medical marijuana patients in Washington would have to register with the state if they don’t want to pay pot taxes. That’s just one recommendation issued Monday for sweeping changes to the state’s largely unregulated medical pot industry.

Medical Marijuana Case Headed To ND Supreme Court

Their lawyers argued that the pot prescriptions should be a valid defense, even though North Dakota does not permit medicinal marijuana.

NORTH DAKOTA: Two Dickinson residents who say that their prescriptions for medical marijuana from Washington state allowed them to have the drug in North Dakota have pleaded guilty to possession charges.

Medical Marijuana Case Headed To ND Supreme Court

Their lawyers argued that the pot prescriptions should be a valid defense, even though North Dakota does not permit medicinal marijuana.

NORTH DAKOTA: Two Dickinson residents who say that their prescriptions for medical marijuana from Washington state allowed them to have the drug in North Dakota have pleaded guilty to possession charges.

Half-Million Floridians Might Be In Line For Medical Marijuana

So far, 33 Floridian physicians have completed the required low-THC cannabis continuing medical education courses provided online by the Florida Medical Association.

FLORIDA: Nearly a half-million Floridians could be getting a legitimate high if voters approve a constitutional amendment making medical marijuana legal. In the first of three estimating conferences dealing with the financial impact of the medical marijuana amendment, state economists on Monday learned that more than 1.6 million Floridians would be eligible for the treatment, according Read the full article…

It's Official: State Proposes Gutting Medical Cannabis Law

The basic idea is that the voter-approved medical cannabis law would be mostly scrapped, and patients who are accepted into a proposed government registry would be allowed tax deductions on pot, which could only be purchased at I-502 stores.

WASHINGTON: Earlier this month we revealed state plans to end medical cannabis as we know it: to reduce patient possession limits, remove patient growing rights, and eliminate certain defenses for medical cannabis patients charged with pot crimes.

It's Official: State Proposes Gutting Medical Cannabis Law

The basic idea is that the voter-approved medical cannabis law would be mostly scrapped, and patients who are accepted into a proposed government registry would be allowed tax deductions on pot, which could only be purchased at I-502 stores.

WASHINGTON: Earlier this month we revealed state plans to end medical cannabis as we know it: to reduce patient possession limits, remove patient growing rights, and eliminate certain defenses for medical cannabis patients charged with pot crimes.