Tag: marijuana

Family-owned cannabis purveyor puts down roots in Lutherville

The state-of-the-art grow rooms at Curio Wellness are maintained by dedicated cultivators who ensure premium products are produced for Maryland patients. (Handout photo)

Singling out the right seedling to become the matriarch, or “mother plant,” for a full-fledged cannabis-growing operation is a lot like a family competition, says Wendy Bronfein, marketing director for Curio Wellness in Lutherville.

Bill that would raise marijuana decriminalization limit to 1 ounce advances

Photo by Sam Sutch, via Wikimedia Commons

The Maryland Senate last night passed a bill that would raise the civil fine limit for marijuana from 10 grams to one ounce, putting Maryland in line with other states around the country that have decriminalized possession of larger amounts of cannabis.

Report: Maryland Should Legalize Hemp, and Grow Lots of It

Dried hemp seeds. Photo by D-Kuru, via Wikimedia Commons.

Maryland could have a whole new farming sector on its hands if it legalizes hemp, a sibling crop to marijuana that lacks its psychoactive properties but has bountiful industrial potential, according to a new report from the Abell Foundation.

Jeff Sessions’ Anti-Cannabis Policy Change Leaves Md. Medical Pot’s Future Uncertain

Jeff Sessions at a Trump campaign rally. Photo by Gage Skidmore, via Wikimedia Commons.

U.S. Attorney General Jeff Sessions’ revealed that he’ll roll back an Obama-era protection for cannabis-legal states, leaving Maryland’s future with legal cannabis up in the air.

Two Pot Dispensaries in Wyman Park and Fed Hill Now Fully Licensed

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

Maryland cannabis regulators have now awarded full licenses to Baltimore’s first two medical marijuana providers.

Maryland Medical Cannabis Commission Gets its Third Executive Director


A seasoned health executive has been tapped for the top job at Maryland’s regulatory agency for medical marijuana.

Veteran Seattle Cop Pleads Guilty to Smuggling Hundreds of Pounds of Weed to Baltimore


Officers from Baltimore’s Gun Trace Task Force weren’t the only police recently running drugs over Maryland borders.

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.