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The 3 Factors That Could Determine Your Success in the Cannabis Industry 5/16/18

Posted by on May 17, 2018 in News | 0 comments

Javier Hasse VIP Contributor The following excerpt is from The Staff of Entrepreneur Media, Inc. and Javier Hasse’s book Start Your Own Cannabis Business. Buy it now from Amazon | Barnes & Noble | iTunes | IndieBound This article is part of our series on How to Start a Cannabis Business. We seek to promote financial inclusion through cannabis. In previous articles, we’ve looked into numerous aspects of getting into the marijuana industry, including questions you should ask yourself before jumping in and where to find funding. If,...

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Michigan Considers 10 New Qualifying Conditions for Medical Marijuana, 5/7/2018

Posted by on May 8, 2018 in News | 0 comments

LANSING, Mich. (AP) — A Michigan regulator will consider an advisory board’s recommendation to add autism and other conditions to a list of allowable medical conditions for the use of marijuana. The review panel Friday recommended including 10 conditions. They are obsessive compulsive disorder, arthritis, rheumatoid arthritis, spinal cord injury, inflammatory bowel disease, ulcerative colitis, Parkinson’s, Tourette Syndrome, autism and chronic pain. State Department of Licensing and Regulatory Affairs Director Shelly Edgerton has until...

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Marijuana legalization ballot drive is certified in Michigan

Posted by on Apr 26, 2018 in News | 2 comments

By Associated Press, Carla Bayron | Posted: Thu 5:40 AM, Apr 26, 2018  |  Updated: Thu 10:42 AM, Apr 26, 2018 LANSING, Mich. (AP) — Michigan’s elections board says organizers of a ballot drive to legalize marijuana for recreation use collected enough signatures to qualify for the November ballot. The Board of State Canvassers’ ruling Thursday means the measure will first go to the Republican-led Legislature. Lawmakers could enact it or let it proceed to a statewide vote. Josh Hovey, a spokesperson for The...

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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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