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Maryland cannabis regulators delay launch of applications for 14 new grower and processor licenses

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Citing hundreds of questions from the public, the Maryland Medical Cannabis Commission on Thursday night said it’s postponing the launch of separate applications for four new weed-growing and 10 processing licenses.

Medical cannabis is a high priority in Md. legislature

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By Natalie Jones
Capital News Service

Creating and selling edible medical cannabis products, allowing inmates to receive medical cannabis treatment and prohibiting employers from asking about cannabis use could become law in Maryland under bills being pushed in this year’s General Assembly.

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.

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

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

Top Stories: New Board Head for Gilman, Drake Hangs in Harbor East, Baltimore Restaurants Celebrate Fourth of July


The most popular story on Baltimore Fishbowl this week concerned a change in the guard for the Gilman School’s board of trustees. Mark Fetting, formerly chairman and CEO of investment management firm Legg Mason, will become the head of the school’s board of trustees on July 1, 2018, according to an announcement from the school.

Fetting graduated from Gilman in 1972, and is a parent of graduates from the 2000 and 2005 classes. He previously served as a trustee from 1997 to 2009.

He’ll take over for the board as it appoints seven new members and says goodbye to two next July.

Here were our other most popular reads from the last week:

Gov. Hogan Shakes Up State Cannabis Commission, Appoints Nine New Members

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Maryland’s newest cannabis commissioners include a pharmacist, a toxicologist, two physicians, the sheriff of Harford County and the state’s attorney for Frederick County, among others.

State’s Top Court Reopens Briefly Halted Marijuana-Grower Licensing Process


Marijuana-grower licensing can resume in Maryland after a two-week delay.

Maryland Issues its First-Ever Cannabis-Growing License to Anne Arundel Co. Company

Medical marijuana growing in Colorado

It’s official: At least one company finally has the state’s full approval to grow some weed.