Medical marijuana measure won’t appear on ballot

A ballot measure aimed at legalizing possession and use of small amounts of marijuana for medical use will not appear on the November ballot, Secretary of State Shantel Krebs said Friday. In a statement, Krebs said a challenge to the number of valid petition signatures submitted with the measure was unsuccessful and it didn’t... more →
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Westford medical-marijuana bids spur debate

WESTFORD — With uncertainty heading into the November election with a ballot question on legalizing recreational marijuana, the Board of Selectmen was hesitant to take steps forward in the process of approving two medical marijuana facilities eyeing spots along Route 110. The two registered marijuana dispensaries seeking locations... more →
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Medical marijuana dispensary licenses issued

The state Department of Health began issuing licenses Thursday for medical marijuana dispensaries, including two physician-led groups on Maui – Maui Wellness Group LLC, led by Dr. Gregory Park, and Pono Life Sciences Maui LLC, led by Dr. William Mitchell Jr. The two groups and six licensees on other islands paid licensing... more →
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Cannabis By The Numbers: How Much Money Will States Bring in From Marijuana in 2016?

t’s been a pretty promising start for the marijuana industry across the United States. We’re almost halfway through 2016, and marijuana tax collections in Colorado and Washington have exceeded initial estimates. For instance, Colorado’s cannabis industry brought in more than $270 million in the first quarter of 2016 alone. New... more →
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3rd New Hampshire medical marijuana center to open

LEBANON, N.H. (AP) – New Hampshire’s third medical marijuana dispensary is set to open in Lebanon. Temescal Wellness, which also is operating an alternative treatment center in Dover, will open its Lebanon center on Sunday. The Dover dispensary opened on May 5, followed by Sanctuary ATC’s Plymouth dispensary on April... more →
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Orlando Lawyer Preaches To The Choir On Medical Marijuana

KISSIMMEE (NSF) – Attorney John Morgan brought his medical-marijuana crusade to the nation’s premiere cannabis business trade show Tuesday, captivating a roomful of believers before passing around the collection plate for his cause. Morgan — a self-described “salty-tongued” speaker and a devout Catholic — peppered his... more →
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RSU 9 approves medical marijuana policy

FARMINGTON — The Regional School Unit 9 board of directors approved a set of guidelines Tuesday night for student use of medical marijuana on school property. The policy, which the board passed unanimously, complies with a state law passed last year that allows students to take prescribed medical marijuana on school grounds as... more →
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