Items Tagged with 'Marijuana'
CannaLex emphasizes the job creation and tax revenue aspects of the industry.
(As seen on WZZM TV 13) As the movement to legalize marijuana for recreational purposes across the country hurtles forward, it seems inevitable that one day, the Mitten State will have to take on the issue. Read More
A former state lawmaker from Grand Rapids has been sentenced to 45 days in jail for growing marijuana. Read More
Sale and use of marijuana could serve as opportunity for economic growth.
(As seen on WZZM TV 13) The nation’s first marijuana resort is scheduled to open Jan. 1, on Santee Sioux tribal land in South Dakota, and it has many tribal communities wondering if marijuana might be the next big business opportunity for them. Read More
Three groups have competing ideas for a legal pot industry in the state.
Three organizations — only one of which is revealing its financial backers at this point — claim to be working on plans for the commercialization of fully legalized recreational marijuana in Michigan. Read More
Kent County Prosecutor William Forsyth has obtained a temporary restraining order against the city of Grand Rapids to delay the de-criminalization-of-marijuana law that was passed by voters in November. Local Facebook users have voiced their opinions, and a downtown protest has been scheduled for Thursday. Read More
But there are many reasons why they are introduced.
LANSING — The end of the political year is coming soon, but some lawmakers are still proposing bills, even if they might not pass this term. Read More