Tag: cannabis

Medical Weed to Finally Become Available (In Limited Quantities) in December, State Says


Maryland cannabis regulators have exciting news for the 15,000-plus patients already registered to receive marijuana for medical purposes: the industry’s opening day is merely weeks away.

Patrick Jameson, Head of State Medical Cannabis Commission, to Resign

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The man in charge of leading the state’s regulatory cannabis agency is stepping down at the end of November.

More Than 14,000 Marylanders Now Registered for Medical Marijuana

Medical marijuana sold in California. Photo by Mjpresson, via Wikimedia Commons.

While none of Maryland’s 102 forthcoming dispensaries are dishing out product just yet, demand for medical cannabis only keeps growing.

City Lawmakers, Administrators to Discuss Baltimore’s Medical Pot Businesses at Hearing Today

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With 11 dispensaries set to arrive soon in the city limits, lawmakers thought it’d be worthwhile to let people know how they were picked, what neighborhood zoning codes allow and other details about how the state’s medical cannabis program is materializing in Baltimore.

Wyman Park Dwellers Share Concerns About Planned Medical Marijuana Dispensary on Keswick Road

The site for the planned dispensary at 3317 Keswick Road.

Wyman Park and Hampden residents aren’t opposed to the idea of medical marijuana dispensaries coming to Baltimore. They just want to know, why does it have to be in their neighborhood?

Hot House: Rumors of Marijuana ‘Grow Facility’ Add Intrigue to Woodberry Flip


Hot House: 3624 Malden Avenue, Baltimore, MD 21211

Brick townhouse, circa 1920, with black mansard roof, all new and completely renovated in 2017. Four bedrooms, 4.5 bathrooms over three stories and 2,145 sq. ft. End-of-group, southern exposure, high ceilings, long windows, hardwood floors, open-plan main level. Kitchen with granite island/breakfast bar, gas fireplace. Large mudroom off kitchen with closet and half-bath. Finished lower level with full bath and storage closets. Third-floor master suite with views. Fenced rear yard, parking for two cars: $417,000

Baltimore Judge Puts Brakes on Licensing of Marijuana Growers in Maryland

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A Baltimore judge yesterday stopped the state from continuing to grant full licenses to cannabis growers, siding with an African-American-owned company that’s alleging discrimination by Maryland’s cannabis commission.

Black Lawmakers Ask to Revisit Marijuana Bill in Special Session in Annapolis

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A day after the 2017 General Assembly session ended, some of the state’s top black lawmakers are calling for one more session to revisit a bill that would expand the number of licenses for legally growing marijuana in Maryland.

Maryland to Begin Registering Medical Marijuana Patients Next Week

A dispensary in Denver, photo via O’Dea/Wikimedia Commons

Medical weed is still not available in Maryland, but the state is moving one step closer to making it happen next week by kicking off the patient registration process.