Judge lifts restraining order on Maryland grow licenses

Published: Jun 9, 2017, 12:17 pm • Updated: Jun 9, 2017, 12:22 pm By Brian Witte, The Associated Press ANNAPOLIS, Md. — Maryland’s medical marijuana commission can continue to issue licenses to companies to grow the drug. Maryland’s highest court denied a motion Friday to continue a temporary restraining order…

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Mexican man forced by smuggling “coyotes” to tend marijuana grow in national forest sentenced

Published: May 31, 2017, 12:59 pm • Updated: May 31, 2017, 1:45 pm By Kirk Mitchell, The Denver Post A Mexican man who paid his debt to smugglers by guarding a clandestine marijuana farm hidden in the San Isabel National Forest has been sentenced to one year in federal prison.…

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Vermont House approves expansion of medical marijuana, including option to both grow and buy

Published: May 2, 2017, 7:44 am • Updated: May 2, 2017, 7:44 am By The Associated Press MONTPELIER, Vt. — Vermont lawmakers have approved a modest expansion to the state’s medical marijuana program, giving people access to the drug for a wider range of diseases and allowing more dispensary locations.…

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Boulder sheriff investigating role of illegal marijuana grow in triple homicide: 100 plants found

Published: Apr 28, 2017, 9:33 am • Updated: Apr 28, 2017, 9:35 am By John Bear, Daily Camera Boulder County Sheriff’s Office investigators announced on Thursday afternoon that they removed more than 100 marijuana plants from the Coal Creek Canyon home where three people were found dead earlier this month.…

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Too soon: Police bust marijuana grow of Vermont man who thought state would legalize shortly

Published: Apr 26, 2017, 9:58 am • Updated: Apr 26, 2017, 9:58 am By The Associated Press ST. ALBANS, Vt. — Vermont police have arrested a man who acknowledged growing marijuana to prepare for possible statewide legalization of the drug. St. Albans police say they came across Michael Marshall while…

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