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  • State bans child care providers from medical and recreational marijuana use

    A state board that oversees child care voted on Thursday to deny child care licenses to anyone who holds a medical marijuana card or who grows, uses or distributes marijuana – including recreational marijuana after it becomes legal July 1.   The...
  • Workers in New Jersey medical marijuana dispensary say attempts to unionize were blocked

    Add a new struggle for New Jersey's medical cannabis industry: Labor strife. United Food and Commercial Workers Union Local 152 says a majority of the 11 employees at the Compassionate Care Foundation in Egg Harbor Township have filed unfair labor...
  • Florida bill expands use of medical marijuana

    Florida bill expands use of medical marijuana
    Although a proposed medical marijuana amendment failed in the 2014 election, medical use of the plant could come to Florida as soon as July 1, 2016. That's the date by which Florida would have to begin issuing marijuana patient ID cards under a bill...
  • BC-BC-FLA-SHERIFFS-MARI-STP, BC

    <@ Sheriffs come out against Florida medical marijuana bill By Stephen Nohlgren c.2015 Tampa Bay Times@ Florida's sheriffs — including Pinellas County's Bob Gualtieri — announced on Tuesday that they oppose a medical marijuana bill being pushed by 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...
  • Titus helps launch bill to allow VA patients, doctors to discuss marijuana

    Nevadans will soon have access to medical marijuana, but veterans could be left out of the mix. Under Nevada law, residents with specific ailments can request a medical marijuana card from their doctor. But veterans who use their government-provided...
  • Rauner issues medical marijuana permits for metro-east, rest of state

    Illinois' fledgling medical marijuana industry left the launchpad after Gov. Bruce Rauner issued licenses for 18 cultivation centers and 52 dispensaries under the state's four-year pilot program. A company called Progressive Treatment Solutions LLC, of...
  • Pot dispensaries headed for White City?

    White City could become a popular place to open medical marijuana dispensaries if Jackson County commissioners follow through on a recommendation by planning staff. During a study session Tuesday, commissioners looked at maps of unincorporated areas that...
  • Medical marijuana cultivation center coming to Dixon

    DIXON – A medical marijuana cultivation center is coming to Dixon. Gov. Bruce Rauner's office wasted little time picking up where the Pat Quinn administration left off, and announced Monday which applicants would be allowed to grow and sell medical...
  • Medical marijuana permits awarded by Illinois Gov. Bruce Rauner

    Illinois Gov. Bruce Rauner on Monday awarded licenses to medical marijuana businesses as part of the state's pilot program, after taking steps to address what his aides said were legal flaws in the license award process under former Gov. Pat Quinn. Below...
  • Tourette's Dropped From List Being Considered For Medical Marijuana Use

    Tourette's Dropped From List Being Considered For Medical Marijuana Use
    — Connecticut's Medical Marijuana Program could be broadened to allow patients who suffer sickle cell disease, chronic pain after back surgery and severe psoriasis or psoriatic arthritis. Tourette's disorder, however, will not be added to the...