Medical Marijuana Growers May See New Limits As Oregon Legislators Move To Curb Black Market

OREGON:  Oregon legislators are moving to put new limits on the large and mostly unregulated pot growers who ostensibly serve medical marijuana patients.

Key lawmakers want to shift the large growers to the tightly regulated recreational marijuana market the state plans to develop after voters last year decided to legalize the drug.

“We have to show we’re doing everything we can to close off the black market,” said Sen. Ginny Burdick, D-Portland. “It’s no secret that medical marijuana [from Oregon] is appearing all over the U.S. in the illegal market.”

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