$20M medical marijuana facility proposed in Northern Michigan – Cannabis News

KINGSLEY, MI - An international cannabis company has plans to build a $20 million medical marijuana plant in the Northern Michigan village of Kingsley.

Continue reading

Detroit TV news anchor with MS to retire, fight to legalize pot – Cannabis News

Former Fox 2 Detroit anchor Anqunette Jamison Sarfoh is throwing her support behind a movement to legalize all forms of marijuana for adults over 21 in Michigan.

Continue reading

Detroit TV news anchor with MS to retire, fight to legalize pot – Cannabis News

Former Fox 2 Detroit anchor Anqunette Jamison Sarfoh is throwing her support behind a movement to legalize all forms of marijuana for adults over 21 in Michigan.

Continue reading

Michigan could gain millions in tax revenue in legal marijuana market – Cannabis News

LANSING — A fully developed legal market for medical marijuana in Michigan could lead to millions of dollars in new state tax revenue.

Continue reading

Michigan could gain millions in tax revenue in legal marijuana market – Cannabis News

LANSING — A fully developed legal market for medical marijuana in Michigan could lead to millions of dollars in new state tax revenue.

Continue reading

Medical marijuana bills win final approval from Michigan Legislature – Cannabis News

LANSING, Mich. (AP) — Michigan would tax and regulate medical marijuana in a tiered licensing system under legislation that has won final legislative approval and that is expected to be signed by Gov. Rick Snyder.

Continue reading

Medical marijuana bills win final approval from Michigan Legislature – Cannabis News

LANSING, Mich. (AP) — Michigan would tax and regulate medical marijuana in a tiered licensing system under legislation that has won final legislative approval and that is expected to be signed by Gov. Rick Snyder.

Continue reading

Michigan marijuana campaign says it’s not too late to make ’16 ballot – Cannabis News

The campaign to legalize marijuana in Michigan says there’s still time to get the question on the November ballot.

Continue reading

Michigan marijuana petition group sues to get on November ballot – Cannabis News

Should it cost $2-3 million for a citizens' group to get a question on Michigan ballots? That's what people say who are protesting against the 180-day limit on collecting signatures.

Continue reading

Michigan voters would OK legal pot, poll says – Marijuana News

A new survey of state residents likely to vote this fall found that a clear 53% majority of Michiganders would just say yes to legalizing and taxing marijuana.

Continue reading

Michigan voters would OK legal pot, poll says – Marijuana News

A new survey of state residents likely to vote this fall found that a clear 53% majority of Michiganders would just say yes to legalizing and taxing marijuana.

Continue reading

Bill would legalize recreational marijuana use in Michigan – Marijuana News

If approved, Michigan would join Colorado, Oregon, Washington, Alaska and the District of Columbia where recreational use of marijuana is legal.

Continue reading

Michigan marijuana legalization group, at half way point in petition drive, dives deep into data - Cannabis News

The logo for the Michigan Cannabis Coalition, one of two groups seeking to put a marijuana legalization proposal on the Michigan ballot in 2016. Image via MLive.com

Jonathan Oosting ~ MLive.com ~

LANSING, MI -- The Michigan Cannabis Coalition still isn't saying much about its investors, but it's learning a lot about supporters who are signing its petition to legalize recreational marijuana for adults. 

Continue reading

Michigan rejects use of medical marijuana for autism

Lisa Smith of Van Buren Township, whose son Noah, 6, is autistic, asked Michigan to add autism to the conditions that qualify for medicinal pot. Image: Ed White, Associated Press
Bill Laitner ~ Detroit Free Press ~

Medical marijuana was OK’d by Michigan voters with a 63% yes vote in 2008, yet implementation is always controversial.

Continue reading

Michigan medical marijuana panel votes to add autism treatment to state law

Medical marijuana image

Jonathan Oosting ~ Mlive.com

LANSING, MI — The Michigan Medical Marijuana Law Review Panel voted Friday to recommend adding autism as a qualifying condition fit for treatment under the state law.
Continue reading

State Bar of Michigan creates special division for cannabis attorneys

Michigan State entrance sign. Image via Wikimedia Commons

Attorneys specializing in marijuana law now have their own division within the State Bar of Michigan.
Continue reading

Money a key factor in race to legalize marijuana in Michigan

The group MILegalize launched its signature gathering efforts at a rally in front of the state Capitol last week. Credit Jake Neher / MPRN
 
The race is on to legalize marijuana in Michigan in 2016.
At least three groups are working to put the question in front of voters. But money will play a big role in deciding which of those groups actually makes the ballot.
Continue reading

Medical Marijuana Patient Protests After House Raided, Vibrator Allegedly Confiscated

Image of Ginnifer Hency, a legal medical marijuana card holder in Michigan
 
ST. CLAIR COUNTY (CBS Detroit) With her four teenagers inside, Ginnifer Hency’s house was raided by officers who suspected she was using and selling marijuana.
Continue reading

Michigan marijuana legalization group proposing 10% tax with revenue for roads, schools and cities

Image of legal marijuana products in Denver Colorado
Jonathan Oosting ~ Michigan Live ~ 
 
LANSING, MI -- An activist-led group seeking to put a marijuana legalization proposal on Michigan's 2016 ballot wants to tax retail sales at 10 percent and allow residents to grow up to 12 plants at home.
Continue reading

Michigan marijuana legalization advocates confirm plans for 2016 ballot proposal

Image of legal medical marijuana
Jonathan Oosting ~ Michigan Live ~
 
LANSING, MI -- Michigan marijuana advocates have confirmed plans to launch a petition drive later this year and hope to put a legalization proposal on the statewide ballot in 2016.
Continue reading

WeedLife.com