Establishing Standards by Matthew Abel | July 6, 2017

Establishing StandardsThe popularity of concentrates is on the rise, and so are the regulatory standards of the industry The market of medical cannabis oils, waxes and concentrates is developing and maturing in Michigan. It seems that nationwide, concentrates continue to be a major growth area for the cannabis industry. Sales of those products are up over 25 percent in some states, and Michigan...

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Petition would let pot shops pop up near Detroit parks, child-care centers by Katrease Stafford , DFP 7/16/17

DETROIT — An initiative to amend Detroit’s medical marijuana ordinance to allow dispensaries to operate near liquor stores, child-care centers and parks could appear on the November ballot, after a group behind the effort submitted thousands of signatures backing the measure. Citizens for Sensible Cannabis spokesman Jonathan Barlow confirmed his group submitted petitions late last month...

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Group hits 100K signatures for Michigan ballot measure to legalize marijuana by Ben Haddad 7/10/17

LANSING – Marijuana legalization is 100,000 signatures closer to hitting the 2018 Michigan ballot. The Coalition to Regulate Marijuana Like Alcohol (CRMLA) says they have collected more than 100,000 signatures to place the issue on the ballot in Michigan next year. The group needs 252,523 valid signatures to place the question on the 2018 ballot. For more...

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Legalize pot, curb opioid use by Kaitlyn Buss , The Detroit News 6/21/17

Michigan will likely get another shot at legalizing pot next fall. A petition is being circulated to collect signatures right now. Legalization efforts have stuttered for the past several years, made even more frustrating because many other states have made much progress in the same time. But this go-around the wind may be in its sails, albeit in a morbid way. Drug overdose deaths in 2016 likely...

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MMFLA BOARD MEETING IN LANSING 6/26/17 1:30PM

MMFLA NEWS! The first public meeting of the Medical Marihuana Licensing Board (“the Board”) will be held on June 26, 2017 at 1:30 p.m. in the auditorium located on the first floor of the  G. Mennen Williams Building in Lansing. This Building is located at 525 West Ottawa Street, Lansing, MI 48933. The stated agenda is an “Organizational Meeting and Public Comment”. Rules will be...

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Attorney Matthew Abel, “Walking the Natural Path” Muskegon Radio 100.9FM 6/10/17 19:32 Mark of Audio

   

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