NJ Governor Murphy & Legislative Leadership Announce Agreement On Outlines Of Legalization Of Adult-Use Marijuana

GovMurphy-600x750_v2

Agreement Reached on Tax Rate, Regulatory Structure, and Expungement Provisions NEW JERSEY: Governor Phil Murphy, Senate President Steve Sweeney, Assembly Speaker Craig Coughlin, Senator Scutari, and Assemblywoman Quijano today announced an agreement on the broad outlines of legislation to legalize adult-use marijuana in New Jersey. “Legalizing adult-use marijuana is a monumental step to reducing disparities Read the full article…

Oklahoma State Senate Rules Committee Sends Medical Marijuana ‘Unity’ Bill To Full Senate

OK State Senate

Rules committee sends medical marijuana ‘Unity’ bill to full Senate OKLAHOMA: The Senate Rules Committee voted unanimously Tuesday to send the legislation known as the Unity Bill to the full Senate for approval. Sen. Greg McCortney is the chair of the Rules Committee and Senate principal author of House Bill 2612, creating the safety and regulatory framework necessary Read the full article…

Investors That Purchased FSD Pharma Securities May Have An Opportunity To Recover Their Financial Losses.

MJLegal

CANADA: Morganti & Co., P.C., a cross border shareholder’s rights law firm, has commenced a shareholder class action lawsuit against FSD Pharma Inc. for publishing investor documents containing misrepresentations of material fact about the status of its joint venture with Auxly Cannabis Group Inc. between September 29, 2018, and January 7 or February 6, 2019. The shareholders Read the full article…

Ohio Board Of Pharmacy Awards Dispensary Certificate Of Operation In Coshocton

ohio-flag

OHIO: The State of Ohio Board of Pharmacy today awarded a Dispensary Certificate of Operation to Ohio Cannabis Company, located at 23024 County Road 621, Ste. 1, Coshocton. For a list of all Dispensary Certificates of Operation, please click here.

Ohio Medical Marijuana Sales Figures – February 24, 2019

ohio-flag

OHIO:  The following are program sales totals from 1/16/2019 to 2/24/2019: Total sales: $1,196,959 Total volume of product sold: 159 pounds The Ohio Medical Marijuana Control Program will provide weekly sales figures through April 1st after which a monthly report will be made available. Patient registration information will continue to be reported on a monthly Read the full article…

Arizona: Federal Judge Rules Medical Cannabis Patient’s Firing Violated State Law

Walmart

The case is Whitmire v. Walmart Stores Incorporated ARIZONA: A private employer acted improperly when it fired a state-registered medical cannabis patient for failing a urinalysis drug screen, a federal judge ruled last week. United States District Judge James A. Teilborg opined that Walmart violated Arizona law by terminating an employee solely for testing positive for the presence of THC metabolites in her Read the full article…

Ohio Board of Pharmacy Awards Dispensary Certificates Of Operation In Elryia & Jackson

MJLegal

OHIO: The State of Ohio Board of Pharmacy has awarded a Dispensary Certificate of Operation to Clubhouse Dispensary, located at 709 Sugar Ln., Elyria. and to Buckeye Botanicals LLC, located at 3 Acy Ave., Jackson. List of all Dispensary Certificates of Operation  

First Year Of Medical Marijuana Helps 83,000 Pennsylvanians

PA governor-wolf-smiling-medical-marijuana

PENNSYLVANIA: The Wolf Administration today announced that in its first year the state’s medical marijuana program has helped 83,000 Pennsylvanians access this vital medication, which was dispensed nearly 600,000 times at approved dispensaries across the state. “The first year that the state’s medical marijuana program has been operational tells us that this program is working to Read the full article…

US Virgin Islands Enacts Medical Cannabis Access Law

USVI

USVI: Democratic Gov. Albert Bryan Jr. signed legislation into law last week establishing a regulated medical cannabis market in the US Virgin Islands. The Medical Cannabis Patient Care Act permits qualified patients to possess and access cannabis and cannabis-infused products from licensed dispensaries. Specified patients will also be permitted to cultivate their own marijuana. Under the law, regulators must finalize Read the full article…

Ohio Board Of Pharmacy Announces Second Week Statistics For Patient Caregiver Registry

MJLegal

OHIO: After accepting patient registrations for two weeks, the Ohio Medical Marijuana Control Program has 3,460 recommendations in the Patient and Caregiver Registry. Of those with a recommendation, 2,170 have activated their Registry Card. The State of Ohio Board of Pharmacy will continue to provide weekly updates through December after which a monthly report will be Read the full article…