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

0 Written by: | Thursday, Jul 06, 2017 4:12pm

Photo via Wikimedia Commons

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.

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Featured, Lifeline

More Than 4,300 Marylanders Now Approved to Receive Medical Marijuana

0 Written by: | Friday, May 19, 2017 1:07pm

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It’s taken more than three years, but as of today, thousands of Maryland residents are signed up to receive medical-grade cannabis to treat a range of conditions.

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Money & Power

Hogan Orders Study of Minority Participation in Maryland’s Medical Weed Industry

0 Written by: | Thursday, Apr 27, 2017 1:47pm

After the General Assembly opted this session not to pass black lawmakers’ proposed mandates for more minority representation in Maryland’s medical cannabis industry, Gov. Larry Hogan today advanced their effort, directing his administration to conduct a “disparity study” of the regulated sector.

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Wednesday Morning Headlines: More Condé Nast Hype for Fells Point; City Refinancing on Hilton Hotel Debt; and More

0 Written by: | Wednesday, Apr 26, 2017 7:23am

What to Do in Fell’s Point, Baltimore’s Hottest Neighborhood — Condé Nast Traveler

City to restructure Hilton Hotel debt to shore up its finances — Baltimore Brew

Cho Benn Holback to be acquired by large architectural firm — BBJ

Senate confirms Rod Rosenstein as deputy attorney general — ABC2

Marijuana company exec offers compromise that could lead to special session — Baltimore Sun

Featured, Money & Power

A 2017 Legislative Obituary: Cannabis Licensing Expansion, Internet Privacy, Immigrant Sanctuary Policy, Polystyrene Ban

0 Written by: | Tuesday, Apr 11, 2017 3:07pm

Photo by Kevin Galens – Flickr

The Maryland General Assembly enjoyed a productive 2017 session, with lawmakers from both parties working across the aisle and with Gov. Larry Hogan to craft new laws shaping Maryland’s environmental, school funding and even cownose ray-hunting policies. However, there were some notable fallen soldiers.

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Featured, Money & Power

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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Money & Power

Former State’s Attorney Bernstein Reportedly Hired to Help with Del. Morhaim’s Medical Pot Ethics Probe

0 Written by: | Thursday, Feb 02, 2017 12:46pm

Photo via Twitter

Marilyn Mosby’s predecessor in the State’s Attorney’s Office of Baltimore City has been tapped to assist with an ethics review of a Baltimore County delegate’s involvement in a medical marijuana business, according to media outlets.

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Health and Fitness, Sponsored Post

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

0 Written by: | Wednesday, Jan 18, 2017 10:00am

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.

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Thursday Morning Headlines: Food at the Visionary Museum; Diaper Deliveries for Mothers in Need; and More

0 Written by: | Thursday, Oct 20, 2016 7:20am

Fifty years after The Coleman Report: School integration and achievement gaps in Baltimore – WYPR

Rallying the black vote in Freddie Gray’s Baltimore – Al Jazeera

New exhibit at the American Visionary Art Museum emphasizes food and all its peculiarities – Baltimore City Paper

Baltimore org. delivering diapers and supplies to mothers in need – CBS Local

Maryland legislator plans to overhaul ‘jacked up’ medical marijuana commission – BBJ

Featured, Money & Power

Lawmakers Consider Probing Baltimore Co. Delegate’s Role in Medical Pot Business

0 Written by: | Wednesday, Oct 19, 2016 9:43am

Courtesy Dan Morhaim Facebook Fan Page

Courtesy Dan Morhaim Facebook Fan Page

State Del. Dan Morhaim has represented his district in Northwest Baltimore County for more than 20 years now, and has been known in recent years for helping the state craft the legal framework for its medical marijuana program.

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