Grand Haven holds lottery for medical marijuana dispensary permits

The city held a lottery Thursday afternoon to select applicants for medical marijuana dispensary permits. ?? Subscribe to 13 ON YOUR SIDE for exclusive content: www.youtube.com/13onyourside ?? Visit our website: 13onyourside.com Follow 13 ON YOUR SIDE on social media! ?? FACEBOOK: facebook.com/13ONYOURSIDE ?? TWITTER: twitter.com/wzzm13 ?? INSTAGRAM: instagram.com/wzzm13 We stand…

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Louisiana doctors (very) slowly applying for medical marijuana permits

Published: Dec 19, 2017, 3:02 pm • Updated: Dec 19, 2017, 3:02 pm By The Associated Press BATON ROUGE, La. — The number of doctors who have applied for permission to dispense medical marijuana is edging upward, as the estimated summer start of the program gets closer. In October, only…

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Auditor slams California sheriff’s use of funds from cannabis permits to bust illegal grows

Published: Aug 11, 2017, 11:17 am • Updated: Aug 11, 2017, 11:17 am By Paul Elias, The Associated Press SAN FRANCISCO — A California county auditor is accusing a sheriff of improperly spending some of the $ 1 million his department received in fees from legal pot growers to go…

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Another SoCal city wants to require permits for residents to grow cannabis at home

Published: Jul 20, 2017, 11:01 am • Updated: Jul 20, 2017, 11:01 am By Monica Rodriguez, The Cannifornian City leaders are taking steps leading to the regulation of recreational marijuana in Pomona, but before moving ahead they want to hear from residents. City Council members gave preliminary approval Monday to…

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Mexico Permits Medical Cannabis For Epilepsy Patients

Mexico Permits Medical Cannabis For Epilepsy Patients Medical cannabis will soon be available in Mexico. Last Friday, Mexico’s lawmakers overwhelmingly approved a proposal that authorizes cannabis use for medicine throughout the country. The bill was surprisingly popular in Mexico’s Chamber of Deputies, as it passed with a 374-7 vote. Medical…

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About 900 would-be Pennsylvania marijuana businesses apply for 39 permits

Published: Mar 22, 2017, 11:09 am • Updated: Mar 22, 2017, 11:09 am By The Associated Press PHILADELPHIA — Several investors have received zoning permits for potential medical marijuana dispensaries or growing operations in Philadelphia. Philly.com reports that Philadelphia’s Department of Licenses and Inspections confirmed at least seven proposed locations…

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Oakland reserves marijuana biz permits for people who served time for weed

Published: Mar 9, 2017, 8:51 am • Updated: Mar 9, 2017, 8:52 am By David Debolt, Bay Area News Group The city of Oakland has ramped up its counterattack to the U.S. war on drugs, expanding its one-of-a-kind program to help people jailed for marijuana crimes enter the booming cannabis…

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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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Bars just got nixed from seeking Denver social marijuana use permits

Published: Nov 18, 2016, 4:34 pm • Updated: Nov 18, 2016, 5:47 pm By Jon Murray, The Denver Post State licensing officials delivered a blow Friday to Denver’s voter-passed Initiative 300 by announcing a new rule that will keep bars and many restaurants from applying for new social marijuana use permits.…

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House rules: Requiring permits for California home grows nonsensical

Published: Sep 30, 2016, 10:35 am • Updated: Sep 30, 2016, 10:43 am By Orange County Register Editorial Anticipating the passage of Proposition 64, which will legalize recreational marijuana, at least two Orange County cities are proactively pursuing regulations with respect to personal cultivation of marijuana. This month, Aliso Viejo…

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