North Dakota Debates Medical Marijuana Program Implementation

Medical marijuana has been officially legalized in North Dakota since the passage of Measure 5 (also called the North Dakota Compassion Care Act) last November. However, now the implementation and regulation is being debated and has been since early this year. After the election results, an 81-page bill called the North Dakota Compassion…

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North Dakota prepares to hear testimony on proposed medical marijuana regulations

Published: Mar 20, 2017, 3:35 pm • Updated: Mar 20, 2017, 4:45 pm By James Macpherson, The Associated Press The House Human Services Committee has reserved the state Capitol’s biggest room on Tuesday to hear testimony on new state rules overseeing marijuana as medicine. The so-called North Dakota Compassionate Care…

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North Dakota Senate committee approves medical marijuana regs including barring patient home grows

Published: Feb 21, 2017, 7:36 am • Updated: Feb 21, 2017, 11:50 am By James Macpherson, The Associated Press BISMARCK, N.D. — Five out of every 1,000 North Dakotans are expected to use medical marijuana when it’s available in the state, a threshold needed to fund planned oversight of the…

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North Dakota legislature weighs massive list of rules for medical marijuana

Published: Feb 6, 2017, 10:43 am • Updated: Feb 6, 2017, 10:43 am By James Macpherson, Associated Press BISMARCK, N.D. — The North Dakota Legislature is moving toward its midsession break in about three weeks and lawmakers are busy mulling bills in their respective chambers.Here’s a look at some legislative…

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Business is booming: North American marijuana sales up 30 percent in 2016

Published: Jan 6, 2017, 3:01 pm • Updated: Jan 6, 2017, 4:39 pm By Gene Marks, The Washington Post While some activists are planning to give away marijuana on Inauguration Day, other entrepreneurs are taking a different approach: making a ton of money from it. According to Governing.com, 29 states…

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A closer look at the North Dakota medical marijuana measure on the 2016 ballot

Published: Oct 24, 2016, 7:02 am • Updated: Oct 24, 2016, 7:02 am By Dave Kolpack, The Associated Press FARGO, N.D. — North Dakota voters will decide next month whether to legalize marijuana for medical use by siding either with opponents who say sciences is on their side or with…

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North Dakota Could Be Voting On Medical Marijuana This Election

BISMARCK, N.D. — The chairman of a group gathering petition signatures to put a medical marijuana initiative before North Dakota voters says it has successfully reached the signature count needed for November ballot access. Apparently supporters of the North Dakota Compassionate Care Act, the North Dakota medical marijuana initiative, will…

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North American Leaders Summit Discussing Cannabis Legalization

Prime Minister Justin Trudeau, President Enrique Pena Nieto and U.S. President Barack Obama So the three leader, aka, “The Three Amigos” of North America are meeting – one whose country happens to be probably the world’s largest supplier of Cannabis, the second whose country probably smokes the most Cannabis per capita and the…

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California’s Adult Use Of Marijuana Act Endoresed By North Coast Congressman Jared Huffman

(image via Wikipedia) Today, North Coast congressman and longtime environmental leader U.S. Rep. Jared Huffman (D-San Rafael) announced his support for the statewide ballot measure known as the Control, Regulate and Tax Adult Use of Marijuana Act (AUMA). Prior to his election to Congress in November of 2012, Huffman served six years…

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