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  • Locals land most medical marijuana licenses in state

    Locals land most medical marijuana licenses in state
    As medical marijuana gets closer to debuting across Illinois, one of the biggest pot businesses in the state has planted its roots in Oak Park. PharmaCann LLC looks poised to operate four medical marijuana-selling shops and two growing centers spread...
  • Tax cuts, testing, even booze make Legislature's agenda

    Tax cuts, testing, even booze make Legislature's agenda
    TALLAHASSEE — Cable and cellphone bills could be trimmed, the cost of textbooks cut and testing in public schools reduced. Water and land policy may be overhauled, medical marijuana legalized and beer and liquor laws loosened. As state lawmakers...
  • Harford's less common alternative wellness options

    Until recently, Harford County residents interested in alternative approaches to health care had to travel a long way to find such services. But as the county has grown, many of these options have found their way here. Some of these treatments,...
  • Key Committee Backs Expansion Of Medical Marijuana Program

    Key Committee Backs Expansion Of Medical Marijuana Program
    HARTFORD — A key legislative committee on Monday approved a significant expansion to the state's medical marijuana program, including allowing children with certain debilitating illnesses to participate. Opponents say that the long-term effects...
  • In a twist, fight for medical pot goes to Florida Statehouse

    In a twist, fight for medical pot goes to Florida Statehouse
    Republicans lawmakers in Florida who once opposed medical pot are now embracing it, motivated by the strong show of support from voters and worried that another constitutional amendment during next year's presidential race could drive opponents to the...
  • Aspiring budtenders seek training to run medical marijuana dispensaries

    Aspiring budtenders seek training to run medical marijuana dispensaries
    A thick line of people formed inside a DoubleTree hotel Saturday afternoon, all of them waiting to learn if they had earned the distinction of certified budtender, one of many titles for a person who works behind the counter at a medicinal marijuana...
  • Kaiser ordered to pay woman more than $28 million

    Kaiser ordered to pay woman more than $28 million
    A Los Angeles jury awarded more than $28 million to a woman who said Kaiser Permanente doctors wrongly delayed an MRI that could have detected an aggressive cancerous tumor that caused her to lose her right leg. Attorneys for 23-year-old Anna Rahm of...
  • Law firm draws heat for claiming medical pot legal

    Law firm draws heat for claiming medical pot legal
    A Jacksonville law firm's claim that marijuana is already legal as medicine in Florida has other supporters of medical pot crying foul. Health Law Services, formally incorporated as IJC Law Group, is telling clients that Florida's alternative health-care...
  • How we know marijuana industry is maturing: unfair labor practice complaints

    How we know marijuana industry is maturing: unfair labor practice complaints
    This week the National Labor Relations Board took up an unfair labor practices complaint filed by marijuana workers in New Jersey.  This tells us two things about the business of pot. First, it has matured to the point where its workforce is claiming...
  • Consumer Chief Supports Adding 3 Ailments To Medical Marijuana Program

    Consumer Chief Supports Adding 3 Ailments To Medical Marijuana Program
    Connecticut will move forward with a change in regulation to expand the Medical Marijuana Program by adding three medical conditions to the original 11 that allow a person to buy and use marijuana in the state. Consumer Protection Commissioner Jonathan A...
  • Medical pot OK includes Naperville site

    Medical pot OK includes Naperville site
    Gov. Bruce Rauner this week awarded a medical marijuana license to a Naperville company planning to open two dispensaries. The company, 3C Compassionate Care Center, received the go-ahead to operate a dispensary in Naperville on Quincy Drive and another...