Ohio medical marijuana program pushed back again

Patients waiting for access to medical marijuana in Ohio are going to have to wait a little longer. While Ohio’s medical marijuana sales were originally set to begin in September and were later pushed back to November, a representative from the Oh.....»»

Category: topSource: bizjournalsNov 9th, 2018

Ohio gaining a thousand people a week on medical marijuana cards

Another thousand Ohio residents have registered their medical marijuana cards in the state's third week of accepting registrations. The Ohio Medical Marijuana Control Program had 3,036 people activate their Registry Cards — out of a recommended 4,.....»»

Category: topSource: bizjournalsDec 27th, 2018

State officials: Medical marijuana will not be available for patients by deadline

Medical marijuana will not be available for patients in time for the Sept. 8 start date of Ohio's program, the state Department of Commerce conceded on Tuesday. “It is not likely there is going to be product on the shelves on that date, given .....»»

Category: topSource: bizjournalsJun 6th, 2018

10 things Ohio physicians should know about recommending medical marijuana to their patients

Ohio’s medical marijuana program is scheduled to go live in September 2018, although lawsuits abound currently on multiple issues. Approximately 40 Ohio-licensed physicians now possess the required credentials through the State Medical Board of Ohio .....»»

Category: topSource: bizjournalsMay 28th, 2018

More Ohio doctors forming dedicated cannabis practices

More Ohio doctors certified to recommend medical marijuana are seeing those patients at a growing number of dedicated cannabis practices and chains. All practices are expecting more patients with the opening of the state's first dispensaries this we.....»»

Category: topSource: bizjournalsJan 18th, 2019

Prescribed opioids but want to try medical marijuana instead? A new Illinois program will let you. Here"s how.

Mission South Shore medical marijuana dispensary i.....»»

Category: topSource: chicagotribuneJan 14th, 2019

Medical pot oversight moves from DPH to commission

The Cannabis Control Commission has taken over Massachusetts’ medical marijuana program. Sunday’s transition of the program away from the state Department of Public Health went smoothly, according to commission staff. According to the commission,.....»»

Category: topSource: bizjournalsDec 27th, 2018

First medical marijuana dispensary OK"d to open in Ohio

Ohio's first medical marijuana dispensary has the OK to open at the eastern edge of the state – and it could do so and make its first sale before the end of the year. CY+, located in Wintersville in Jefferson County, will be operated by Chicago-ba.....»»

Category: topSource: bizjournalsDec 14th, 2018

Cresco Labs Approved For Ohio"s First Medical Marijuana Dispensary

Cresco Labs (OTC: CRLBF) will be the first to open a medical marijuana dispensary in Ohio. On Dec. 13, state authorities approved Cresco's dispensary in the village of Wintersville. read more.....»»

Category: blogSource: benzingaDec 13th, 2018

5 good reads: A clear-headed look at marijuana in Missouri, KCI update & more

Had enough stories and columns looking back at the contentious midterm elections? Then mellow out and and consider what's ahead after Missouri voters approved the use of medical marijuana. Other suggestions for you this week include a look ahead at t.....»»

Category: topSource: bizjournalsNov 11th, 2018

Columbus company"s LED grow lights tested on medical marijuana, Ohio State strawberries

Columbus-based SpecGrade LED seeks to capitalize on both a coming boom in indoor horticulture for food production and the cannabis industry's need to cut expenses as the plant's commodity price drops......»»

Category: topSource: bizjournalsSep 18th, 2018

Ohio revoking license for marijuana cultivator for failing to get growing

The state is in the process of revoking a medical marijuana cultivation license because the company hasn't made "a good faith effort" to get its facility built and ready to grow. OhiGrow LLC, which had proposed a small-scale grow site in northwest T.....»»

Category: topSource: bizjournalsSep 13th, 2018

Medical marijuana update: Where each piece of the industry stands as Ohio tries to catch up

Ohio’s first state-sanctioned marijuana seeds were planted in June and could be harvested as early as October – but there’s nowhere to sell them yet. In fact, production isn’t expected to meet patient demand until a few months into next year......»»

Category: topSource: bizjournalsAug 31st, 2018

Out-of-state registry program could add 30K patients to Hawaii’s medical cannabis market

Last week, Gov. David Ige signed House Bill 2729, which provides criteria for the DOH to establish a medical marijuana reciprocity program......»»

Category: topSource: bizjournalsJul 11th, 2018

What ailments New Mexicans use medical marijuana to treat

As of May, there are 53,585 active medical marijuana patients in New Mexico, according to the New Mexico Department of Health's Medical Cannabis Program......»»

Category: topSource: bizjournalsJul 6th, 2018

Hocking College medical marijuana test lab will be source of data, workforce development

Hocking College's medical marijuana laboratory will be open and ready by the time the state program is supposed to kick off Sept. 8 – even if there are no cannabis products ready to test......»»

Category: topSource: bizjournalsJul 4th, 2018

Ohio awards first medical marijuana cultivator and testing lab licenses

Hocking College in southeast Ohio will test the purity and strength of processed medical marijuana for the state as part of a new laboratory curriculum. And the first marijuana plants got the OK for planting in northeast Ohio. The state Department of C.....»»

Category: topSource: bizjournalsJul 2nd, 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

Legal Weed Gains Momentum as Texas Republicans Back Marijuana Decriminalization

The Republican Party of Texas will now support the decriminalization of marijuana and use of medical marijuana......»»

Category: topSource: newsweekJun 18th, 2018

The Latest: Pot company accused of offering panelist a bribe

The Latest on Supreme Court oral arguments regarding Arkansas' medical marijuana program (all times local): 2:50 p.m......»»

Category: topSource: foxnewsJun 7th, 2018

Voters In Several States Set To Roll Back Marijuana Prohibition This Year

Authored by Adam Dick via The Ron Paulk Institute for Peace & Prosperity, Polling suggests approval of state ballot measures in upcoming elections this year that would cause the number of states with legal medical marijuana to grow by thr.....»»

Category: blogSource: zerohedgeMay 16th, 2018