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Maryland cannabis regulators OK transfer of licenses as industry consolidates (access required)

State medical cannabis regulators Thursday approved the transfer of five licenses to Florida’s first and largest licensed cannabis company. The transfer of three dispensaries, one processor and one grow license to Florida-based Trulieve Cannabis is part of a $2.1 billion ...

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Marketing cannabis via social media, texts and deals (access required)

While the pharmaceutical industry spends billions on national advertising, Maryland’s medical cannabis industry tends to market more intimately, relying on intriguing product names, text message and social media advertising — and good old-fashioned deals. Such an approach makes sense with ...

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Law firms form cannabis practice groups to assist new industry (access required)

Given the complex legal hurdles of starting a medical cannabis operation, most people who have opened, or attempted to open, a growing, processing or retail operation in Maryland have contracted with an attorney. To meet this need, law firms in ...

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Maryland law still unclear on medical cannabis use by employees (access required)

Maryland employers, employees and job seekers who wonder what protections and rights, if any, medical cannabis patients have in the workplace are still waiting for guidance from legislators or a court. Though legislatures and courts across the country have addressed ...

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Md. regulators order medical cannabis companies to report vaping illnesses (access required)

Maryland medical cannabis regulators are ordering medical cannabis licensees to report any incidents of illnesses connected to the use of e-cigarette products as federal health officials continue to investigate widespread reports of health concerns related to vaping. The requirement was ...

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UMB plans medical cannabis graduate degree (access required)

The University of Maryland, Baltimore would become the first university in the country to offer a graduate degree in cannabis therapeutics under a proposal granted preliminary approval Tuesday by a committee of the University System of Maryland Board of Regents. ...

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