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

0 Written by: | Wednesday, Aug 30, 2017 9:51am

Photo via Wikimedia Commons/Laurie Avocado CC BY 2.0

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.

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

0 Written by: | Thursday, Jul 27, 2017 11:21am

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?

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

0 Written by: | Tuesday, Jun 13, 2017 2:10pm

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 Read More →

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Baltimore Judge Puts Brakes on Licensing of Marijuana Growers in Maryland

0 Written by: | Friday, May 26, 2017 9:45am

Photo via Wikimedia Commons/Laurie Avocado CC BY 2.0

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.

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

0 Written by: | Wednesday, Apr 12, 2017 9:35am

Photo via Wikimedia Commons

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.

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Maryland to Begin Registering Medical Marijuana Patients Next Week

0 Written by: | Monday, Apr 03, 2017 10:39am

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.

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Lawmakers Decide Del. Dan Morhaim Deserves a Reprimand for Working for Cannabis Company

0 Written by: | Friday, Mar 03, 2017 9:52am

Photo via Dan Morhaim Facebook Fan Page

A General Assembly ethics panel has recommended Del. Dan Morhaim of Baltimore County receive an official reprimand for working for a planned pot business while also helping design the framework for the state’s medical marijuana program.

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

0 Written by: | Monday, Feb 27, 2017 12:37pm

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.

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

2 Written by: | Wednesday, Feb 22, 2017 9:44am

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.

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Baltimore Set to Get Nearly a Dozen Medical Pot Dispensaries

0 Written by: | Monday, Dec 12, 2016 9:34am

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.

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