Arizona State Prosecutor May Force MMJ Patients to Smoke Cannabis in Order to Medicate

Shelia Polk wants your kids to smoke pot! If you’re not aware of the story about Shelia Polk, she is a State Prosecutor in Arizona that made it her personal mission to undermine the legal rights of cannabis users in her state. The current case she is trying to win…

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Arizona lawmakers want medical marijuana tested for pesticides, mold

Published: Jan 30, 2018, 7:18 am • Updated: Jan 30, 2018, 7:18 am By Bob Christie, Associated Press PHOENIX — A Republican lawmaker has persuaded nearly the entire Legislature to sign on in support of his proposal to require medical marijuana to be tested for mold and agricultural chemicals. The…

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Arizona county assessor: Cannabusinesses evading up to $1.5 million in taxes per year

Published: Aug 30, 2017, 8:37 am • Updated: Aug 30, 2017, 8:37 am By The Associated Press PHOENIX — Arizona’s most populous county is cracking down on medical-marijuana dispensaries and growth operations that aren’t paying property taxes on their business equipment. Medical-marijuana businesses are evading as much as $ 1.5…

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Arizona court: State can’t ban medical marijuana on campuses, but colleges can set their own rules

Published: Apr 6, 2017, 4:25 pm • Updated: Apr 6, 2017, 4:27 pm By The Associated Press PHOENIX — An appellate court ruled Thursday that Arizona colleges and universities can prohibit medical marijuana on campuses but lawmakers can’t make it a crime. The medical marijuana law approved by Arizona voters…

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Imperious Expo in Phoenix Arizona is Focused on Medical and Industrial Cannabis

You may recall from our previous post, the second Imperious Expo will be taking place on April 12 and 13 in Phoenix, Arizona. While many of the conferences and expos have flocked to Nevada this year after the passage of Question 2, the second Imperious Expo is coming to Arizona after a…

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Arizona ruling allows setting conditions on medical marijuana use for PTSD

Published: Mar 17, 2017, 7:53 am • Updated: Mar 17, 2017, 7:53 am By The Associated Press PHOENIX — An Arizona court ruling upholds a state agency’s decision to improve conditions on allowing use of medical marijuana to treat post-traumatic stress disorder. The Court of Appeals ruling Thursday rejects the…

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Arizona court just made a huge ruling for MMJ cardholders accused of driving high

Published: Dec 23, 2016, 7:36 am • Updated: Dec 23, 2016, 7:36 am By The Associated Press PHOENIX — An Arizona court ruling says medical marijuana cardholders accused of driving under the influence have options for showing in court that there wasn’t enough marijuana compound in their bodies to cause…

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In wake of Arizona recreational pot rejection, here are the state’s latest cannabis market projections

Published: Dec 6, 2016, 10:51 am • Updated: Dec 6, 2016, 10:51 am By Alicia Wallace, The Cannabist Staff Arizona’s medical marijuana market could hit $ 681 million in sales by 2020, but the state’s share of the overall U.S. legal cannabis market likely will peak next year, new market…

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A New Arizona Medical Marijuana Initiative Gets Ready for 2018

by C.M. Watts – The Weed Blog https://www.theweedblog.com Advocates in Arizona have already drafted a new initiative aimed for the ballot of the 2018 election cycle. The new Arizona medical marijuana initiative mainly focuses on expanding the list of conditions for patients qualifying for cannabis treatment, but also seeks to improve…

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