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Medical marijuana plants have started to grow in Maryland (access required)

The first legal crop of marijuana has started to grow in Maryland. And industry officials say products should be available in medical marijuana dispensaries by 2018. The Washington Post reported Saturday that at least two licensed cultivators have marijuana plants growing. ...

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Time may be running out for some would-be Md. cannabis companies (access required)

BEL AIR — Some of the nearly 20 companies seeking to grow or process medical cannabis in Maryland run the risk of having their licenses rescinded by a state commission. Patrick Jameson, executive director of the Maryland Medical Cannabis Commission, ...

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Md. cannabis association seeks to intervene in lawsuit against state (access required)

Lawyers for an association of medical cannabis growers and processors are asking Maryland’s highest court to allow them to intervene in a lawsuit that could further delay the troubled program. Alan Rifkin, managing partner of Rifkin Weiner Livingston LLC and ...

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Jilted Md. medical marijuana licensee seeks clarification of court order (access required)

A company that failed in its bid for a medical marijuana growing license is asking the state’s highest court to resolve an ambiguous order Friday that may have left the state’s medical cannabis program in limbo. A motion filed Friday afternoon by ...

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Baltimore judge to hold hearing on medical marijuana lawsuit (access required)

A Baltimore judge is scheduled to hold a hearing on a temporary court order that prevents more medical marijuana licenses to be awarded. Baltimore Circuit Judge Barry Williams is holding the hearing Friday. The Maryland Wholesale Medical Cannabis Trade Association ...

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Jilted medical cannabis vendor wants to freeze Md. program (access required)

An unsuccessful applicant for one of the state’s 15 medical cannabis-growing licenses wants a judge to stop the state from issuing final licenses. Alternative Medicine Maryland filed a motion for an emergency temporary restraining order to prevent the Maryland Medical ...

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Md. Legislative Black Caucus urges special session on medical cannabis (access required)

Members of the General Assembly’s Legislative Black Caucus on Wednesday called on the governor, speaker of the House and Senate president to convene a special session to address minority business disparities in the state’s medical marijuana program. The call to reconvene ...

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