Second judge agrees Denver can’t ban drug users from parks without hearing

Published: Oct 27, 2017, 10:25 am • Updated: Oct 27, 2017, 10:25 am By Tom McGhee, The Denver Post A second judge ruled this week that the Denver Parks and Recreation’s temporary ban of drug users from parks violates the right to due process. District Court Judge William D. Robbins…

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Kentucky gov and AG ask judge to dismiss lawsuit to legalize medical marijuana

Published: Jul 14, 2017, 9:15 am • Updated: Jul 14, 2017, 9:15 am By John Cheves, Lexington Herald-Leader Kentucky Gov. Matt Bevin and Attorney General Andy Beshear want a Frankfort judge to dismiss a lawsuit calling for the legalization of medical marijuana in Kentucky. In a motion filed Monday in…

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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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Cannabist Show: He’s a journalist turned pot-PR pro; He’s a comedian and cannabis cooking show judge

Published: May 19, 2017, 7:40 am • Updated: May 19, 2017, 7:40 am By The Cannabist Staff Featured guests: Los Angeles-based comedian Allen Strickland Williams and Grasslands founder Ricardo Baca. LOTS TO TALK ABOUT •  Leaving a legacy business to start anew in the marijuana industry. •  Comedy in the…

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Latest in Maryland medical marijuana quagmire: Company asks judge to block any further licenses

Published: May 16, 2017, 12:06 pm • Updated: May 16, 2017, 12:06 pm 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 Baltimore Sun reports that Alternative Medicine…

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Judge allows hundreds of disputed Humboldt County marijuana biz permits to be considered

Published: Mar 6, 2017, 3:43 pm • Updated: Mar 6, 2017, 3:44 pm By Will Houston, Eureka Times-Standard A Humboldt County judge this week denied a petition for an enforcement order against the county, sparing hundreds of cannabis business permit applications from possible invalidation. Superior Court Judge Christopher G. Wilson…

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Judge rules Montana medical marijuana dispensaries can reopen immediately

Published: Dec 7, 2016, 2:01 pm • Updated: Dec 7, 2016, 5:16 pm By Matt Volz, The Associated Press HELENA, Mont. — A judge on Wednesday cleared the way for Montana’s medical marijuana dispensaries to reopen after a three-month hiatus by ruling that a drafting error in a voter-approved ballot…

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