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

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

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

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

Malie Cannabis Clinic launches cannabis education company

Malie Cannabis Clinic is launching a new cannabis education company in an effort to educate Hawaii patients on the drug’s medicinal uses. The APRN-owned cannabis clinic provides 329 medical marijuana card certifications for qualified patients in the.....»»

Category: topSource: bizjournalsAug 7th, 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

Diagnosing Why Canada"s Medical Market Should Thrive

Despite some recent angst about whether there will be a sufficient supply of cannabis to meet the needs of registered medical patients as Canada rolls out its nationwide adul read more.....»»

Category: blogSource: benzingaJul 18th, 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

Growing marijuana wholesale firm enters East Coast market through Maryland

A fast-growing e-commerce platform for cannabis businesses is entering the Maryland medical market, through some local dispensaries with a national presence. Maryland will be the first state on the East Coast to have access to LeafLink, a busines.....»»

Category: topSource: bizjournalsJun 8th, 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

This Chicago medical startup wants to help patients stay balanced

A Chicago-based medical tech company is developing a device to help people who struggle maintaining their balance, but the device has a way to go before entering the market.  Founded in Columbia, Missouri, in 2011, the now Chicago-based Innervo Tec.....»»

Category: topSource: bizjournalsMar 20th, 2019

Choom Enters US Cannabis Market Through Investment In Prospective New Jersey Retailer

Choom (OTC: CHOOF), a Canadian medical and adult use cannabis company, signed a letter of intent to purchase an equity interest in an unnamed New Jersey-based medical dispensary applicant through its U.S. subsidiary, Choom Holdings USA Inc. read more.....»»

Category: blogSource: benzingaMar 12th, 2019

Medical isotope company preparing to build facility in Goodyear

Company leaders expect its isotopes, which can track abnormal blood flow in patients, to be on the market by the end of next year......»»

Category: topSource: bizjournalsMar 2nd, 2019

Curaleaf Signs Agreement To Acquire Eureka Investment Partners, Enters California Market

In a move to expand its influence to another major state in the cannabis industry, Curaleaf Holdings, Inc. (OTC: CURLF) announced -a definitive agreement Wednesday to acquire Eureka Investment Partners, LLC. read more.....»»

Category: blogSource: benzingaFeb 27th, 2019

Hawaii Senate moves closer to state retirement savings program

Senate Bill 1374 cleared the Ways and Means committee on Monday, but has not yet been scheduled for final passage in the chamber......»»

Category: topSource: bizjournalsFeb 26th, 2019

Hawaii wrestles with laws about sex work, recreational cannabis

Interesting back-and-forth covered by the Star-Advertiser on Wednesday over proposed anti-sex-trafficking bills, which were put forward by the Hawaii State Commission on the Status of Women under executive director Khara Jabola-Carolus. The bills are .....»»

Category: topSource: bizjournalsFeb 21st, 2019

Arizona"s largest cannabis company acquires new licenses, plans expansion

The company acquired six dispensary licenses from what was previously the second-largest medical marijuana company in the state......»»

Category: topSource: bizjournalsFeb 21st, 2019

Noa Botanicals plans to open 2nd dispensary this week after getting state OK

Noa Botanicals received a formal notice to proceed from the Hawaii State Department of Health and is planning to open its second Oahu medical marijuana retail dispensary on Friday in Kaneohe. The DOH issued the notice on Wednesday after Manoa Botan.....»»

Category: topSource: bizjournalsFeb 13th, 2019

State court hears Tampa"s Joe Redner"s arguments on growing medical pot

An appeals court Tuesday appeared skeptical of arguments that a Tampa businessman should be able to grow his own medical marijuana under a 2016 constitutional amendment that broadly legalized marijuana for patients. A three-judge panel of the 1s.....»»

Category: topSource: bizjournalsFeb 13th, 2019