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  1. Ron Strider

    CA: Final EIR On Cannabis Regulations, Licensing Released For Review

    The final environmental impact report on the county’s proposed Cannabis Land Use Ordinance and Licensing Program has been released for public review, and hearings on the document are scheduled to begin in January. Regulations currently being developed will control medical and recreational...
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    MA: Marijuana Dispensary In Charlton Shouldn't Worsen Traffic, Proponent Says

    The plan to open a medical marijuana dispensary on Route 20 next spring is expected to have little impact on traffic, according to site developers during a second public hearing Wednesday. The HealthWise Foundation Inc. is seeking site plan approval from the Planning Board for a...
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    Admitted Carriers, CanaBOP Coming To California's Cannabis Industry

    The first admitted insurance carrier has filed to provide coverage to California's legal cannabis industry and several more carriers have stated their intent to file products, according to state Insurance Commissioner Dave Jones. It also appears that standardized insurance forms for the...
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    MI: Medical Marijuana Ordinance Public Hearing To Be Held In Lansing Tonight

    A public hearing on a proposed medical marijuana ordinance in Lansing is happening tonight. Council members scheduled the hearing after passing a motion at a meeting last month. It's the city's first public hearing on medical marijuana in six years. The council will get feedback from the...
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    Medicinal Cannabis Advocate Faces Adelaide Court On Charges Surrounded By Supporters

    An Adelaide woman who is facing drug charges for producing cannabis oil for terminally ill people has faced court, with dozens of supporters turning up at the hearing. Medicinal cannabis advocate Jenny Hallam made a brief appearance in Elizabeth Magistrates Court. "I was hoping it wouldn't...
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    Hearing Would Discuss Recreational Use Of Marijuana For Adults In CT

    Hartford, CT - A hearing at the State Capitol on Wednesday will discuss the possibility of a bill that would legalize and tax recreational marijuana in Connecticut. Lawmakers will start debating S.B. 11 that would regulate and tax marijuana for adult use on Wednesday morning. The bill...
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    MA: Marijuana Board Digging In

    Boston - The Legislature's new marijuana committee will begin its work in earnest later this month with an "overview" hearing at the State House before holding similar hearings elsewhere in the state, the committee chairs said Wednesday. The hearing, scheduled for 11 a.m. on March 20, will be...
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    John Hickenlooper Heads To California To Discuss Colorado's Marijuana Regulation

    Colorado has been a pioneer in cannabis legalization, and now the country's other pioneer is turning to Colorado officials for guidance in implementing a regulated system. California was the first state to legalize medical cannabis in 1996 (Colorado followed in 2000), but voters in the Golden...
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    Connecticut To Explore Medical Marijuana Expansion

    Hartford — On Wednesday at 8:30 a.m., the state Board of Physicians will hold a public hearing to discuss petitions it has received to expand Connecticut's medical marijuana program. The public hearing will be held at the Department of Consumer Protection's offices at 450 Columbus Boulevard...
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    FL: Lake Wales Company Makes Another Bid For A Medical Marijuana License

    Lake Wales - A company seeking to cultivate marijuana-based medicine in Lake Wales faces what might be its final chance at a state license in an administrative hearing beginning today. GrowHealthy, which purchased a former mattress factory in Lake Wales in 2014, finished a close second in the...
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    CT: Informational Public Hearing Helps Bring Awareness To Medical Marijuana Facility

    Southwick, Mass. — People throughout the town gathered at the Southwick Town Hall auditorium for an informational public hearing on Monday night. The Select Board hosted the hearing in regards to the medical marijuana facility that is being proposed as a retail store on 185 College Hwy...
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    CT: Informational Public Hearing Helps Bring Awareness To Medical Marijuana Facility

    Southwick, Mass. — People throughout the town gathered at the Southwick Town Hall auditorium for an informational public hearing on Monday night. The Select Board hosted the hearing in regards to the medical marijuana facility that is being proposed as a retail store on 185 College Hwy...
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    WA: Bayview Pot Farm Site Plan Gets OK From County Hearing Examiner

    South Whidbey's first marijuana production facility, Now in Zen, has received a green light from the county's hearing examiner. In his written decision, Island Hearing Examiner Michael Bobbink approved the proposed Bayview farm's site plan, describing it as a "small agricultural type...
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    MN: Public Hearing Discusses Possible New Qualifying Conditions For Medical Cannabis

    New steps are being considered to boost Minnesota's medical marijuana program after manufacturers reported big losses last year. Minnesota Medical Solutions reported a $3 million loss, and LeafLine Labs reported a $2.1 million loss. The CEO of Minnesota Medical Solutions said he expected...
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    MN: Public Hearing Discusses Possible New Qualifying Conditions For Medical Cannabis

    New steps are being considered to boost Minnesota's medical marijuana program after manufacturers reported big losses last year. Minnesota Medical Solutions reported a $3 million loss, and LeafLine Labs reported a $2.1 million loss. The CEO of Minnesota Medical Solutions said he expected...
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    CA: County Makes Changes To Pot Enforcement Procedures

    The board of supervisors voted unanimously on Tuesday to adopt a resolution establishing procedures for administrative hearings related to the enforcement of the county's marijuana cultivation ordinances. The resolution states that anyone who receives a notice to abate a violation of the...
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    MA: Public Hearing Getting Scheduled On Medical Marijuana Plan In Holyoke

    Holyoke - Supporters, foes and others can comment on a plan to put a medical marijuana dispensary in the Springdale Neighborhood at a public hearing to be held next month or early October, a city councilor said Tuesday. Ordinance Committee Chairwoman Linda L. Vacon said time is needed to post...
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    CA: Hollister Council To Host Public Hearing On Pot Ordinance

    Hollister City Council members Thursday are set to host a public hearing on a proposed medicinal marijuana ordinance that would allow pot dispensaries here for the first time since 2010. The hearing is set for 6 p.m. Thursday at the Veterans Memorial Building, 649 San Benito St., in downtown...
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    CA: Hollister Council To Host Public Hearing On Pot Ordinance

    Hollister City Council members Thursday are set to host a public hearing on a proposed medicinal marijuana ordinance that would allow pot dispensaries here for the first time since 2010. The hearing is set for 6 p.m. Thursday at the Veterans Memorial Building, 649 San Benito St., in downtown...
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    BC: Additional Public Hearing Sought On Medical Marijuana Bylaw

    The Regional District of Kitimat-Stikine wants more citizens to share their thoughts on its proposed medical marijuana bylaw, and will offer another public hearing on the matter this fall after a recent one was sparsely attended. A public hearing in Terrace July 19 had less than 10 residents...