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November 29, 2016
Maryland Will Have 'Diversity Consultant' To Address Inequities In Cannabis IndustryMaryland Will Have 'Diversity Consultant' To Address Inequities In ...Maryland Will Have 'Diversity Consultant' To Address Inequities In Cannabis Industry
The Maryland medical marijuana commission is taking steps toward evaluating minority participation in the states nascent cannabis industry, the panels executive director said Monday after ...
The Maryland medical marijuana commission is taking steps toward evaluating minority participation in the states nascent cannabis industry, the panels executive direct ...
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November 28, 2016
Looking for a weed job? Maryland medical marijuana panel to hire diversity consultantLooking for a weed job? Maryland medical marijuana panel to hire di...Looking for a weed job? Maryland medical marijuana panel to hire diversity consultant
By Brian Witte, The Associated Press ELLICOTT CITY, Md. The Maryland medical marijuana commission is taking steps toward evaluating minority participation in the states nascent cannabis industry, the pa ...
By Brian Witte, The Associated Press ELLICOTT CITY, Md. The Maryland medical marijuana commission is taking steps toward evaluating minority participation in the states nascent canna ...
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December 12, 2016
More than 100 businesses picked to sell Maryland medical marijuanaMore than 100 businesses picked to sell Maryland medical marijuanaMore than 100 businesses picked to sell Maryland medical marijuana
By Fenit Nirappil and Aaron Gregg, The Washington Post Maryland officials on Friday announced the 102 businesses who have received preliminary authorization to sell the states first legal medical marijua ...
By Fenit Nirappil and Aaron Gregg, The Washington Post Maryland officials on Friday announced the 102 businesses who have received preliminary authorization to sell the states first l ...
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December 26, 2016
Slow-moving Maryland medical marijuana program finally becoming a realitySlow-moving Maryland medical marijuana program finally becoming a r...Slow-moving Maryland medical marijuana program finally becoming a reality
By Fenit Nirappil, The Washington Post Maryland medical marijuana could finally become a reality next year, one of the states slowest to make the drug available for purchase after legalizing sales. In 20 ...
By Fenit Nirappil, The Washington Post Maryland medical marijuana could finally become a reality next year, one of the states slowest to make the drug available for purchase after leg ...
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January 02, 2017
Medical Marijuana Program Takes Shape in MarylandMedical Marijuana Program Takes Shape in MarylandMedical Marijuana Program Takes Shape in Maryland
Photo Gracie Malley for Cannabis Now Its been over two years since Maryland officially decriminalized medical marijuana and patients are still relying on the illicit market. The F ...
Photo Gracie Malley for Cannabis Now Its been over two years since Maryland officially decriminalized medical marijuana and patients are still relying on the i ...
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January 03, 2017
Fake Medical Marijuana Card Scam in MarylandFake Medical Marijuana Card Scam in MarylandFake Medical Marijuana Card Scam in Maryland
Maryland has been moving towards a functional medical marijuana program at a glacial pace since 2014. Now some patients are falling victim to a scam that takes advantage of patients anxiety about that l ...
Maryland has been moving towards a functional medical marijuana program at a glacial pace since 2014. Now some patients are falling victim to a scam that takes advantage of patients ...
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January 10, 2017
Lawmaker scrutinized over Maryland medical marijuana ties removed from key panelLawmaker scrutinized over Maryland medical marijuana ties removed f...Lawmaker scrutinized over Maryland medical marijuana ties removed from key panel
By Fenit Nirappil, The Washington Post A state lawmaker who came under scrutiny for his ties to a Maryland medical marijuana business while working on legislation shaping the industry has been removed fr ...
By Fenit Nirappil, The Washington Post A state lawmaker who came under scrutiny for his ties to a Maryland medical marijuana business while working on legislation shaping the industry ...
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January 27, 2017
Maryland Marijuana Legalization Bills to be Introudced MondayMaryland Marijuana Legalization Bills to be Introudced MondayMaryland Marijuana Legalization Bills to be Introudced Monday
HWN | January 27, 2017 ANNAPOLIS, MD Lawmakers in the Maryland House of Delegates are expected to introduce a combination of bills Monday that would legalize marijuanafor adults. Two bills are expected ...
HWN | January 27, 2017 ANNAPOLIS, MD Lawmakers in the Maryland House of Delegates are expected to introduce a combination of bills Monday that would legalize marijuanafor adults. Tw ...
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January 30, 2017
Maryland Lawmakers to Consider Legalizing MarijuanaMaryland Lawmakers to Consider Legalizing MarijuanaMaryland Lawmakers to Consider Legalizing Marijuana
Marijuana Policy Project | January 30, 2017 ANNAPOLIS, MD State lawmakers are rolling out legislation Monday that would regulate and tax cannabis similarly to alcohol in Maryland. The proposal consists ...
Marijuana Policy Project | January 30, 2017 ANNAPOLIS, MD State lawmakers are rolling out legislation Monday that would regulate and tax cannabis similarly to alcohol in Maryland. Th ...
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January 30, 2017
Maryland medical marijuana: Black lawmakers push for diversityMaryland medical marijuana: Black lawmakers push for diversityMaryland medical marijuana: Black lawmakers push for diversity
By Fenit Nirappil, The Washington Post Leaders of the Legislative Black Caucus of Maryland have introduced legislation to restructure a burgeoning medical marijuana industry that has come under scrutiny ...
By Fenit Nirappil, The Washington Post Leaders of the Legislative Black Caucus of Maryland have introduced legislation to restructure a burgeoning medical marijuana industry that has ...
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January 30, 2017
Maryland lawmakers will introduce marijuana legalization bills this weekMaryland lawmakers will introduce marijuana legalization bills this...Maryland lawmakers will introduce marijuana legalization bills this week
By Brian Witte, Associated Press ANNAPOLIS, Md. Maryland would regulate and tax marijuana for adult use similarly to alcohol, under legislation state lawmakers plan to introduce this week. Related: Mary ...
By Brian Witte, Associated Press ANNAPOLIS, Md. Maryland would regulate and tax marijuana for adult use similarly to alcohol, under legislation state lawmakers plan to introduce this ...
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February 07, 2017
Questions of politics continue to swirl around Maryland medical marijuana license distr...Questions of politics continue to swirl around Maryland medical mar...Questions of politics continue to swirl around Maryland medical marijuana license distribution
By Brian Witte, Associated Press ANNAPOLIS, Md. Two Maryland companies say the state is wrongly refusing to explain why they were abruptly bumped off a list of 15 finalists to be licensed to grow medica ...
By Brian Witte, Associated Press ANNAPOLIS, Md. Two Maryland companies say the state is wrongly refusing to explain why they were abruptly bumped off a list of 15 finalists to be lic ...
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February 21, 2017
New Market: Once Maryland fixes problems, ample MMJ opportunities awaitNew Market: Once Maryland fixes problems, ample MMJ opportunities a...New Market: Once Maryland fixes problems, ample MMJ opportunities await
By Bart Schaneman Marylands medical marijuana program rollout has been rife with stumbles, delaying what could become one of the largest markets on the East Coast. Still, industry officials and regulato ...
By Bart Schaneman Marylands medical marijuana program rollout has been rife with stumbles, delaying what could become one of the largest markets on the East Coast. Still, industry of ...
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May 16, 2017
Latest in Maryland medical marijuana quagmire: Company asks judge to block any further ...Latest in Maryland medical marijuana quagmire: Company asks judge t...Latest in Maryland medical marijuana quagmire: Company asks judge to block any further licenses
By The Associated Press BALTIMORE A medical marijuana company is seeking an emergency motion forbidding the Maryland Medical Cannabis Commission from issuing any final licenses to grow the drug. The Balt ...
By The Associated Press BALTIMORE A medical marijuana company is seeking an emergency motion forbidding the Maryland Medical Cannabis Commission from issuing any final licenses to gro ...
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May 31, 2017
Diversity in medical marijuana: Q&A with Maryland license applicant Greg DanielDiversity in medical marijuana: Q&A with Maryland license applicant...Diversity in medical marijuana: Q&A with Maryland license applicant Greg Daniel
By John Schroyer New York-based physician Greg Daniel is the face and voice of a Maryland lawsuit that could bring the issue of race to the forefront in marijuana business licensing. The suit contends th ...
By John Schroyer New York-based physician Greg Daniel is the face and voice of a Maryland lawsuit that could bring the issue of race to the forefront in marijuana business licensing. ...
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June 02, 2017
Maryland high court steps in but medical cannabis licensing still on holdMaryland high court steps in but medical cannabis licensing still o...Maryland high court steps in but medical cannabis licensing still on hold
By Fenit Nirappil, The Washington Post BALTIMORE Marylands highest court on Friday intervened in a lawsuit that threatened to upend the states long-awaited medical marijuana program, but whether the sta ...
By Fenit Nirappil, The Washington Post BALTIMORE Marylands highest court on Friday intervened in a lawsuit that threatened to upend the states long-awaited medical marijuana program, ...
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July 27, 2017
Maryland’s top court hears case on medical marijuana growers’ disputeMaryland’s top court hears case on medical marijuana growers’ disputeMaryland’s top court hears case on medical marijuana growers’ dispute
By Brian Witte, The Associated Press ANNAPOLIS, Md. Companies in the final running for licenses to grow medical marijuana should be able to defend their multimillion-dollar investments against a legal c ...
By Brian Witte, The Associated Press ANNAPOLIS, Md. Companies in the final running for licenses to grow medical marijuana should be able to defend their multimillion-dollar investmen ...
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July 31, 2017
More ethics woes for Maryland medical marijuana programMore ethics woes for Maryland medical marijuana programMore ethics woes for Maryland medical marijuana program
By Fenit Nirappil and Aaron Gregg, The Washington Post Several of the independent experts hired to review applications to open medical marijuana businesses in Maryland had ties to companies whose materia ...
By Fenit Nirappil and Aaron Gregg, The Washington Post Several of the independent experts hired to review applications to open medical marijuana businesses in Maryland had ties to com ...
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August 15, 2017
Maryland’s long-delayed medical marijuana program finally ready to growMaryland’s long-delayed medical marijuana program finally ready to ...Maryland’s long-delayed medical marijuana program finally ready to grow
By Fenit Nirappil, The Washington Post Medical marijuana regulators in Maryland on Monday authorized eight companies to grow the drug and four businesses to process the plant into medicine. The decision ...
By Fenit Nirappil, The Washington Post Medical marijuana regulators in Maryland on Monday authorized eight companies to grow the drug and four businesses to process the plant into med ...
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December 01, 2017
Maryland patients’ long wait finally over as MMJ dispensaries open for businessMaryland patients’ long wait finally over as MMJ dispensaries open ...Maryland patients’ long wait finally over as MMJ dispensaries open for business
By Brian Witte, The Associated Press ROCKVILLE, Md. Maryland began the sale of medical marijuana to residents in pain on Friday, ending years of delays by embarking on a program that features some of th ...
By Brian Witte, The Associated Press ROCKVILLE, Md. Maryland began the sale of medical marijuana to residents in pain on Friday, ending years of delays by embarking on a program that ...
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December 06, 2017
“It’s a very tense situation”: Maryland dispensaries off to bumpy start with shortages,...“It’s a very tense situation”: Maryland dispensaries off to bumpy s...“It’s a very tense situation”: Maryland dispensaries off to bumpy start with shortages, closures
By Fenit Nirappil; Aaron Gregg; and Rachel Siegel, The Washington Post Marylands medical marijuana dispensaries finally opened this past week after years of delay, but many are running out of the drug as ...
By Fenit Nirappil; Aaron Gregg; and Rachel Siegel, The Washington Post Marylands medical marijuana dispensaries finally opened this past week after years of delay, but many are runnin ...
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March 20, 2018
34 medical marijuana dispensaries now open in Maryland34 medical marijuana dispensaries now open in Maryland34 medical marijuana dispensaries now open in Maryland
BALTIMORE More than 30 medical marijuana dispensaries are now open and operating throughout Maryland, a month after the states long-stalled program got off the ground. The Baltimore Sun reports that ther ...
BALTIMORE More than 30 medical marijuana dispensaries are now open and operating throughout Maryland, a month after the states long-stalled program got off the ground. The Baltimore S ...
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May 31, 2018
Maryland Cannabis Policy Coalition Releases Voter Guide to General Assembly Primary RacesMaryland Cannabis Policy Coalition Releases Voter Guide to General ...Maryland Cannabis Policy Coalition Releases Voter Guide to General Assembly Primary Races
Marijuana Policy Project | May 31, 2018 ANNAPOLIS,Md. The Maryland Cannabis Policy Coalition released a General Assembly voterguide Thursday that documents and grades candidates positions on cannabispo ...
Marijuana Policy Project | May 31, 2018 ANNAPOLIS,Md. The Maryland Cannabis Policy Coalition released a General Assembly voterguide Thursday that documents and grades candidates pos ...
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May 19, 2016
Week in Review: Maryland Medical Marijuana Downshift, Toronto Crackdown & MA LogjamWeek in Review: Maryland Medical Marijuana Downshift, Toronto Crack...Week in Review: Maryland Medical Marijuana Downshift, Toronto Crackdown & MA Logjam
By Omar Sacirbey and John Schroyer Marylands fledgling medical marijuana program downshifts, Toronto dispensaries brace for a crackdown, and a licensing bottleneck in Massachusetts throws the states MMJ ...
By Omar Sacirbey and John Schroyer Marylands fledgling medical marijuana program downshifts, Toronto dispensaries brace for a crackdown, and a licensing bottleneck in Massachusetts th ...
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May 23, 2016
Maryland advocates frustrated as medical marijuana inches forwardMaryland advocates frustrated as medical marijuana inches forwardMaryland advocates frustrated as medical marijuana inches forward
By Aaron Gregg and Fenit Nirappil, The Washington Post Marylands state medical marijuana commission delivered a blow to marijuana advocates and would-be ...
By Aaron Gregg and Fenit Nirappil, The Washington Post Marylands state medical marijuana commission delivered a blow to marijuana adv ...
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August 10, 2016
Maryland medical marijuana panel makes first license decisionsMaryland medical marijuana panel makes first license decisionsMaryland medical marijuana panel makes first license decisions
By Brian Witte, The Associated Press BALTIMORE After long delays, a Maryland panel voted Friday to give initial approval to 15 medical marijuana growers a ...
By Brian Witte, The Associated Press BALTIMORE After long delays, a Maryland panel voted Friday to give initial approval to 15 medical ...
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August 25, 2016
Panel releases rankings: Why Maryland medical marijuana’s top 15 applicants made the cutPanel releases rankings: Why Maryland medical marijuana’s top 15 ap...Panel releases rankings: Why Maryland medical marijuana’s top 15 applicants made the cut
By Brian Witte, The Associated Press ANNAPOLIS, Md. Marylands medical marijuana commission on Wednesday released details on how top applicants to grow and ...
By Brian Witte, The Associated Press ANNAPOLIS, Md. Marylands medical marijuana commission on Wednesday released details on how top ap ...
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September 01, 2016
Something smells fishy in Maryland: The first players in the state’s medical pot indust...Something smells fishy in Maryland: The first players in the state’...Something smells fishy in Maryland: The first players in the state’s medical pot industry have political ties
By Aaron Gregg and Fenit Nirappil, The Washington Post Thirty businesses have won approval to grow and process Maryland medical marijuana, regulators announced Monday, putting life into the industry more ...
By Aaron Gregg and Fenit Nirappil, The Washington Post Thirty businesses have won approval to grow and process Maryland medical marijuana, regulators announced Monday, putting life in ...
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October 09, 2016
State of Cannabis: MarylandState of Cannabis: MarylandState of Cannabis: Maryland
Thisis provingto be a big year for cannabis. As a result, we are ranking the fifty states from worst to best on how they treat cannabis and those who consume it. Each of our State of Cannabis posts will a ...
Thisis provingto be a big year for cannabis. As a result, we are ranking the fifty states from worst to best on how they treat cannabis and those who consume it. Each of our State of C ...
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October 10, 2016
Delays, diversity and potential: Q&A with Maryland marijuana consultant Ivan LanierDelays, diversity and potential: Q&A with Maryland marijuana consul...Delays, diversity and potential: Q&A with Maryland marijuana consultant Ivan Lanier
By Omar Sacirbey Maryland business consultant Ivan Lanier is selective about his clients, which bodes well for two entrepreneurs he agreed to help enter the states medical cannabis industry. I wont jump ...
By Omar Sacirbey Maryland business consultant Ivan Lanier is selective about his clients, which bodes well for two entrepreneurs he agreed to help enter the states medical cannabis in ...
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