Florida"s medical marijuana industry booms despite regulations

Medical marijuana providers in Jacksonville fight regulation as demand for the product goes sky high.....»»

Category: topSource: bizjournalsApr 16th, 2018

The Crazy Story Behind Why California Just Banned Soda Taxes

The beverage industry arm twisted its way into a stunning political victory. California has a prominent history as a public health provocateur. The state legalized medical marijuana all the way back in 1996, has pursue.....»»

Category: europeSource: fortuneJun 29th, 2018

Smokable medical marijuana issue on hold in Florida court

In a widely expected move, an appellate court Monday refused to lift a stay on a Tallahassee judge’s ruling that would allow patients to smoke medical marijuana if their doctors approve it. The 1st District Court of Appeal’s decision means that.....»»

Category: topSource: bizjournalsJun 19th, 2018

Industry roundtable: Medical Research

Can regulations keep up with technology in health care? What role does big data play? What resources do you wish we had in the Capital Region to attract talent? Law firm Hodgson Russ and the Albany Business Review hosted a discussion to answer the.....»»

Category: topSource: bizjournalsJun 15th, 2018

Florida faces new challenge on marijuana licenses

A Tampa-based orchid grower is challenging a rule proposed by state health officials, arguing the proposal fails to properly carry out a law giving preference for up to two highly sought-after medical marijuana licenses to applicants who own facilitie.....»»

Category: topSource: bizjournalsJun 5th, 2018

Florida faces new challenge on marijuana licenses as Tampa business contests a rule

A Tampa-based orchid grower is challenging a rule proposed by state health officials, arguing the proposal fails to properly carry out a law giving preference for up to two highly sought-after medical marijuana licenses to applicants who own facilitie.....»»

Category: topSource: bizjournalsJun 5th, 2018

Florida"s Ban On Smokable Medical Marijuana Is "Unconstitutional," Judge Rules

The Florida Department of Health said it has appealed the ruling, which triggers an automatic stay......»»

Category: topSource: newsweekMay 26th, 2018

Florida Supreme Court issues order in Joe Redner"s battle for homegrown marijuana

The Florida Supreme Court has refused to give emergency relief to Tampa strip clude owner Joseph Redner in his attempt to lift an appeals court order blocking him from growing his own medical marijuana to treat his late stage lung cancer. The stat.....»»

Category: topSource: bizjournalsMay 25th, 2018

Harbor Designs plans to expand staff, space as Baltimore medical device industry booms

The company hopes to grow to employ about 200 local workers at its Pigtown facility in the next two years......»»

Category: topSource: bizjournalsMay 21st, 2018

Redner"s marijuana home-grow battle goes to Florida Supreme Court

Arguing that “emergency relief is clearly warranted and urgently needed,” attorneys for a Tampa businessman are asking the Florida Supreme Court to step into a legal battle and allow the lung cancer patient to grow medical marijuana for his own.....»»

Category: topSource: bizjournalsMay 16th, 2018

Here’s How Much Marijuana Costs In The United States Vs Canada

Submitted by Priceonomics A tidal wave of change is hitting the cannabis industry in both the United States and Canada. In the United States, medical marijuana is now l.....»»

Category: blogSource: zerohedgeMay 9th, 2018

Main bank for Illinois" medical marijuana industry is pulling out, leaving some operators to deal in cash

The main bank serving Illinois medical mariju.....»»

Category: topSource: chicagotribuneApr 27th, 2018

Florida"s medical marijuana patient number tops 100,000

Florida’s medical-marijuana patient database has hit the 100,000 mark, according to a weekly update issued by the state Department of Health’s Office of Medical Marijuana Use. Marijuana supporters celebrated the number, revealed on April 20, w.....»»

Category: topSource: bizjournalsApr 25th, 2018

Sorry, still no recreational weed. Here are the marijuana measures that passed in Maryland.

By the close of the legislative session Monday, six of more than 30 bills concerning the state's burgeoning medical cannabis industry had been passed......»»

Category: topSource: bizjournalsApr 11th, 2018

These 30 Countries Have Legalized Medical Marijuana in Some Capacity

A growing number of nations are waving the green flag on medical cannabis......»»

Category: topSource: foxnews14 hr. 20 min. ago

These 20 States Haven"t Legalized Medical Marijuana, but That May Soon Change

Ninety-three percent of Americans want to see medical marijuana legalized, according to an April survey......»»

Category: topSource: foxnews18 hr. 35 min. ago

The Wrap: Swensons, Hyperloop One, another medical marijuana delay and a postponed parking fix for the Short North (Video)

This week in our video series The Wrap, Columbus Business First Editor Doug Buchanan and I tried a new format. We each picked five big bu.....»»

Category: topSource: bizjournalsJul 20th, 2018

Lebanon will legalize growing marijuana after McKinsey evaluated it as a boost for the country"s troubled economy

Karimphoto/ Getty Images Lebanon is legalizing medical marijuana cultivation in an effort to .....»»

Category: topSource: businessinsiderJul 19th, 2018

Tilray joins Nasdaq in first US cannabis IPO

Canadian medical marijuana company Tilray made its debut on the Nasdaq on Thursday — becoming the first pure play marijuana company to go public on a major U.S. exchange......»»

Category: topSource: moneycentralJul 19th, 2018

How California’s recreational cannabis rush is hurting some critically ill patients

The introduction of recreational cannabis in California has opened up a multi-billion dollar business opportunity as the industry moves mainstream, but it also poses questions about what will happen to the medical market that paved the way for legal.....»»

Category: topSource: bizjournalsJul 19th, 2018

Ex-reporter taking helm of MassMedic will be "pushing the story of med-tech"

Brian Johnson has followed the medical technology industry from the outside as a reporter and later the co-founder of Now he's set to influence policy issues as the next head of local trade group MassMedic......»»

Category: topSource: bizjournalsJul 18th, 2018