Items Tagged with 'Medical Marijuana'


First marijuana center opens in Ottawa County

August 2, 2019
The first state-licensed medical marijuana provisioning center in Ottawa County has opened. Read More

First marijuana provision centers open in two counties

July 4, 2019
Muskegon County’s first licensed medical marijuana provision center is open, and Ottawa County’s first such establishment isn’t far behind. Read More

City approves medical marijuana facilities ordinance

Measure will allow for up to 83 facilities with appropriate state licensing.

July 27, 2018
Grand Rapids is the latest municipality to adopt an ordinance to allow medical marijuana facilities. Read More

Michigan releases medical marijuana symbol for products

February 19, 2018
| By AP
LANSING — Michigan has released an official symbol to label medical marijuana products that are sold in the state and is detailing required labeling for such products. Read More

Public relations partners launch joint business venture

Founders of Canna Communication enter ‘high-growth industry’ with combined 50 years of PR experience.

September 8, 2017
As medical marijuana cardholders and advocates for adult recreational use of cannabis, Roberta King and Dottie Rhodes felt it was high time for a new career challenge. Read More

Regulation of medical marijuana could generate millions for state

Analysis also indicates industry could create 10,000 new jobs.

LANSING — Medical marijuana could generate up to $63.5 million in revenue for Michigan, according to a recent study. Read More

Medical marijuana law may receive upgrades

Attorney says bills may ‘shore up’ some issues occurring at the federal level.

November 27, 2015
A series of three bills that passed through the Michigan House and are now expected to be taken up by the Senate would enhance the state’s medical marijuana law, possibly paving the way for lucrative business ventures. Read More

State Supreme Court rules no collective growing of medical marijuana

December 27, 2012
DETROIT — Michigan's medical-marijuana law does not allow a collective grow operation, the state Supreme Court said last week in the case of a Grand Rapids man who gave warehouse space to others to raise pot. The unanimous decision provides more clarity about a 4-year-old law that was approved by voters by a wide margin but lacked details in key areas. Read More

Keeping the cash and the grass from going up in smoke

September 24, 2012

The old saying “The grass is always greener on the other side” has taken on some additional meaning. In recent years, an increasing number of states (including Michigan) permit the medical use of marijuana. The trend has occurred as a result of state legislatures or statewide referendums approving, in some fashion, the sale and distribution of marijuana for limited medical purposes.

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