COLUMBUS – It's possible medical marijuana will be sold in Ohio by the end of the year, but it won't happen in November as previously. It's possible medical marijuana will be sold in Ohio by the end of the year, but it won't happen in November as previously estimated. Ohio law. COLUMBUS – It's possible medical marijuana will be sold in Ohio by the end of the year, but it won't happen in November as previously estimated. Ohio law.
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Plants are in the ground but still nothing for sale. Right now no dispensaries actually have a license to sell medical marijuana. So even if there was a lot of supply there's no place to sell it and it's not clear when those places will be certified. There is progress being made with the medical marijuana program here in our area.
Just this month, the state of Ohio gave its approval for the Gibsonburg growing facility. Company officials tell 13abc that they're in the early stages of cultivation. The door is not completely closed on the growing operation in Toledo. In August the state issued a notice to revoke the license because the Department of Commerce did not see enough progress on the facility.
Not feasible , as they would face insurmountable hurdles. Read the full report for yourself here. Meanwhile, in Florida, the procedure for licensing medical marijuana businesses has come under question. In addition to the constitutional issues, the dispute between the Department of Health and a circuit court judge centers around how many licenses can be issued and whether vertical integration should be required.
Stay tuned for more on this issue, as the case has been appealed. And in Massachusetts, a state Senator has plans to introduce legislation that would prevent employers from firing workers for off-duty cannabis use. After Michigan legalized marijuana, we speculated that Illinois or Wisconsin might be next. Could that change in the new year?
Only time will tell. Vincent and the Grenadines has decriminalized marijuana. And what about Ireland? Member of the Nebraska legislature are looking to put medical cannabis on the ballot. We reported last week that Minnesota was considering marijuana legalization. For more info and some great analysis, see this blog post from the Minneapolis Criminal Law News. In international news , New Zealand will have a binding referendum on cannabis legalization in We promise to follow this news and report back in a future Week in Weed.
Sometimes it seems as if everyone is in favor of legal cannabis. This is not true. Noted hemp supporter Sen. Mitch McConnell even signed the bill with a hemp pen.
He believes the current placement of marijuana in Schedule I has prevented research into the drug. Marijuana Business Daily has a nice summary of the provisions and what they will mean for businesses in the state.
But the action on the state level is not just on the West Coast. The inter-state rivalry between Michigan which just legalized adult-use cannabis and Illinois continues, as Chicago Mayor Rahm Emanuel speaks out in favor of legalizing marijuana. First, recreational marijuana is now legal in the state of Michigan. Nicole Sena, a medical cannabis caregiver to her infant daughter with a rare form of epilepsy, and medical marijuana provider Ultra Health prevailed in the lawsuit they jointly filed against the New Mexico Department of Health to secure an adequate supply of medical cannabis.
Thomson issued a page ruling in favor of the plaintiffs, stating the NMDOH regulatory plant count is arbitrary and capricious. The Bureau of Cannabis Control has approved the issuance of its first annual licenses for 12 commercial cannabis businesses in California. The businesses must first pay their licensing fee before their annual license will be issued and active, and annual licenses issued by the Bureau are effective for 12 months.
The state of Washington has recourse to apply liquidated damages to its cannabis traceability provider, MJ Freeway, after the company missed a Nov. Michigan voters approved Proposition 1 in the Nov. The voter approval marks Michigan as the first state in the Midwest to legalize adult-use cannabis—and the 10th state in the country to do so. Read more North Dakota: Voters shot the issue down by a wide margin of 60 to Missouri voters approved Amendment 2—one of the three medical marijuana ballot initiatives in the state—in the midterm election.
The initiative, sponsored by New Approach Missouri, outlines a medical marijuana program that will be regulated and licensed by the Missouri Department of Health. Utah has become the 32nd state to legalize medical marijuana with the passage of Prop.
Ohio now anticipates some medical cannabis sales in December
Ohio medical marijuana sales won't begin in November. Make Cannabis Edibles. CLOSE. How Medical Marijuana is grown at Cresco Labs. Legal medical marijuana may be available in Ohio next month Technical College expects to be ready for state inspection in early November. or marijuana cannot legally be sold in Ohio outside the medical marijuana licensing system. Medical marijuana testing labs won't open until December at the earliest, stalling the start of Ohio's program.