Majority of Minnesota medical marijuana patients say treatment has provided “a great deal of benefit”

Published: May 17, 2017, 10:17 am • Updated: May 17, 2017, 10:17 am By The Associated Press ST. PAUL, Minn. — Most patients who used medical marijuana during the first year of Minnesota’s tightly regulated program reported benefits, the state Health Department said Tuesday. The study was based on patient…

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Iowa considers sourcing medical marijuana from Minnesota despite fed interstate transport ban

Published: May 12, 2017, 2:32 pm • Updated: May 12, 2017, 6:13 pm By Kyle Potter and Linley Sanders, The Associated Press ST. PAUL, Minn. — Top state lawmakers are trying to work out a system allowing Iowa residents to start buying medical marijuana oils and pills in Minnesota, a…

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Minnesota lawmakers want to pull license of biz whose former execs allegedly shipped MMJ out of state

Published: Mar 24, 2017, 10:44 am • Updated: Mar 24, 2017, 10:47 am By Kyle Potter, The Associated Press ST. PAUL, Minn. — Minnesota lawmakers want to crack down on one of the state’s medical marijuana companies whose former executives have been charged with illegally shipping $ 500,000 of marijuana…

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Minnesota Marijuana Bills Introduced to Legalize the Plant for Adults 21 and Up

Two Minnesota Marijuana bills introduced to legalize for adults 21 and over may give voters a chance to bring recreational marijuana to their state. Last week, two lawmakers brought their ideas to the table on how to get the ball rolling on adult-use. One of the options is being brought…

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Just 10 conditions qualify for Minnesota medical marijuana. But that soon could change

Published: Dec 1, 2016, 8:46 am • Updated: Dec 1, 2016, 8:46 am By The Associated Press ST. PAUL, Minn. — More changes may be coming to the Minnesota medical marijuana program. The Minnesota’s Department of Health was expected to announce Thursday whether it would expand the program to people…

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Minnesota Advisory Panel Recommends Adding Intractable Pain As Qualifying Condition For Medical Marijuana

The Minnesota Office of Medical Cannabis Intractable Pain Advisory Committee posted its recommendations on the question of whether intractable pain should be a medical cannabis qualifying condition late Wednesday. A majority of the panel opposed adding intractable pain, despite marijuana’s relative safety when compared to commonly prescribed pain medications. The…

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