Tag: marijuana

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.

Baltimore Delegate Invites Public To Testify in Annapolis for Cannabis Commission Reform Bill

Photo by Laurie Avocado, via Wikimedia Commons

A coalition of black Maryland legislators seeks to overhaul the state’s medical cannabis commission by giving it more regulatory power and a stronger focus on diversity. This week, the leader of that coalition wants the public’s help.

This Pre-Licensed Maryland Pot Business is Hosting a Career Fair at Lithuanian Hall

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

Even as Maryland’s nascent medical marijuana program remains stuck in limbo and mired in controversy about diversity in the state’s selections for pre-licensed businesses, one business is already looking to hire.

New Jersey Man Wins Case to Have Medical Marijuana Covered by Worker’s Comp


Richard Grungo, Jr. is a member of the New Jersey and Pennsylvania Bar and is a certified civil trial lawyer who concentrates on personal injury cases.

Top Stories: Unique Mt. Washington Home on the Market, Phelps’ Emotional Under Armour Ad Wins Top Honors, 11 Medical Marijuana Dispensaries Coming to Baltimore


Our readers this week were most obsessed with a unique Mt. Washington home designed by architect Jack Davidson in the Pill Hill section of the neighborhood. The house, built in 1948, features a curved staircase and theatrical details that evoke images of homes out in Hollywood. As writer Cynthia McIntyre noted, the $680,000 home sits roughly a mile off Northern Parkway and is minutes away from the village of Mt. Washington.

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Baltimore Set to Get Nearly a Dozen Medical Pot Dispensaries

A dispensary in Denver, Courtesy O’Dea at WikiCommons

Maryland’s medical pot commission has now granted preliminary approval to 102 dispensaries to sell medically prescribed marijuana. Officials on Friday released the names of all those selected for preliminary licenses, and nearly a dozen of them are in Baltimore City.

Medical Cannabis Commission to Seek Help from Diversity Consultant



Amid criticism from legislators and at least one legal challenge, Maryland’s medical cannabis panel is planning to hire a consultant to look at whether they can make make their industry licensing process more streamlined toward diversity.

Troopers Make 124-Pound Marijuana Bust During Traffic Stop in White Marsh

Courtesy MSP
Courtesy MSP

A Saturday evening traffic stop on I-95 in Baltimore County led state police to catch a man who they say had five trash bags stuffed with marijuana stashed in his car.