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Lapeer: Medical marijuana dispensary prospects will have 15 days to submit their applications

Posted by on Mar 26, 2018 in News | 0 comments

Medical marijuana dispensary prospects will have 15 days to submit their applications BY JEFF HOGAN 810-452-2640 • *protected email* LAPEER — Thursday evening’s special meeting of the Lapeer City Commission was the shortest meeting city officials have held in more than a year on the topic of medical marijuana, but it may have been the most important. Continue...

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Mistrial declared for Denver cannabis church leaders charged with open and public marijuana consumption

Posted by on Mar 7, 2018 in News | 2 comments

By Alex Pasquariello, The Cannabist Staff “‘I’ve never seen that,’ the defendants’ attorney Warren C. Edson said of the array of people that questioned the prosecution’s legal theory during jury selection. ‘Hopefully this is a wake-up call for the city that this (case) isn’t the open-and-shut matter that they think that it is.’ “One member of the jury pool questioned why seven police detectives were on the prosecution’s witness list for a misdemeanor marijuana case. “Another said he didn’t...

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Cocktails and Conversation: Haberman for US Congress

Posted by on Mar 1, 2018 in News | 1 comment

Please join Matthew Abel, Barton Morris, Michael Komorn, and Bricks and Mortar Group as we introduce Daniel Haberman for Congress. A networking event to discuss federal cannabis policy, congressional politics and meet Daniel Haberman. All proceeds contributed to Haberman for US Congress RSVP: *protected email* The Elm Room at Vinotecca, 210 S Old Woodward Ave., Birmingham, MI. 48009

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Michigan Marijuana Industrial Park Sells Out 63 Acres, Forbes, by Mona Zhang 1/29/18

Posted by on Jan 31, 2018 in News | 0 comments

A marijuana industrial park in Windsor Township, Mich. has sold out of all 10 lots of its first phase of development, totaling 63 acres. Harvest Park, a planned 130-acre development that will house state-licensed medical cannabis businesses, announced that the adjacent 67 acres are now on sale as part of its second phase.  For more information:...

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Poll: 57% of Michigan voters back recreational marijuana legalization Marijuana Business Daily 1/24/18

Posted by on Jan 25, 2018 in News | 0 comments

With a statewide ballot measure in Michigan likely to go before voters in November, the campaign working on the initiative just got some good news. For more information: https://mjbizdaily.com/poll-57-michigan-voters-back-recreational-marijuana-legalization/

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Bay City Commission Overrides Mayoral Veto On Medical Marijuana by John Hall 1/3/17

Posted by on Jan 3, 2018 in News | 0 comments

On an eight to one vote Monday, Bay City Commissioners overrode Mayor Kathleen Newsham’s veto of recently enacted ordinance language governing the establishment of medical marijuana facilities. For more information:  http://www.wsgw.com/bay-city-commission-overrides-mayoral-veto-medical-marijuana/

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Michigan Medical Marijuana Application Window Now Open By: Caroline Cahill 12/15/17

Posted by on Dec 15, 2017 in News | 0 comments

While the Wolverine State has had regulatory growing pains in launching its emergency marijuana rules, the Michigan medical marijuana application window is now open.  For more info:  http://mjinews.com/michigan-medical-marijuana-application-open/

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The Future is Still Hazy for Michigan’s Medical Marijuana Dispensaries by Conner McNeely 12/4/17

Posted by on Dec 12, 2017 in News | 0 comments

Metro Detroit developed somewhat of a fairly large green thumb soon after Michigan voters legalized cannabis for medical use in 2008. Green crosses, signifying the location of marijuana dispensaries, sprouted along 8 Mile Road like competing convenience stores. Last year, as many as 280-plus dispensaries were reported operating in Detroit alone. But more recently, many had shuttered, and more faced a deadline to close by Dec. 15 — the day the Michigan Medical Marihuana Licensing Board (they spell it with an “h”) starts accepting...

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What you need to know about the new roadside drug tests by Kate Wells, 11/8/17

Posted by on Nov 13, 2017 in News | 0 comments

Michigan Radio: Starting today, law enforcement in five counties are piloting a new roadside drug test that analyzes saliva swabs for marijuana, opioids, meth, and other drugs above a certain threshold.  For more information:  http://michiganradio.org/post/what-you-need-know-about-new-roadside-drug-tests

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Marijuana on the Michigan Ballot: It’s Going Down November 7th

Posted by on Nov 3, 2017 in News | 0 comments

The battle for marijuana heats up in Michigan on November 7 when voters hit the polls. While citizens won’t have a chance yet to vote on recreational marijuana—whose proposal by the Committee to Regulate Marijuana Like Alcohol (CRMLA) has reached the 300,000 signature mark—they will have the opportunity to vote on two separate proposals put forth by the Citizens for Sensible Cannabis Reform.  For more information:...

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