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AP News Brief: June 5, 2018

Florida Judge Considers Lifting Stay on Smokable Medical Cannabis TALLAHASSEE, Fla. (AP) — A Florida judge will soon decide whether to lift a stay and allow patients to be able to access smokable medical marijuana. Leon County circuit court Judge Karen Gievers heard testimony Monday, June 4, 2018, on a […]

CBD Products Maker Will Give Legalization Another Go in Ohio

By Julie Carr Smyth COLUMBUS, Ohio (AP) — A key backer of recreational cannabis legalization in Ohio says he and his business partners are pursuing commercial, legislative and ballot strategies to continue expanding access to safe cannabis and related products. Ian James, founder and president of Green Light Acquisitions LLC, […]

Ohio’s Medical Marijuana Program Has Been Delayed

Not 24 hours after the Ohio Board of Pharmacy announced which dispensary locations it had approved, Ohio’s medical marijuana program has been delayed. On Tuesday, officials confirmed that medical cannabis dispensaries will likely not open by September 8, as mandated by law. The delay is yet another snag in a […]

Southern University Set to Launch First Medical Marijuana Program at Historically Black College

The world of medical marijuana has seen some potentially big advancements in recent days. These breakthroughs have come as Southern University and A&M College, in Baton Rouge, Louisiana has entered a new partnership with medical marijuana company Advanced Biomedics. This is important because Southern University is the first historically black […]