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(MPRN-Lansing) The state is warning prospective patients they should not go through marijuana suppliers to apply for medical marijuana cards. 


(MPRN-Lansing) Existing medical marijuana dispensaries had until Thursday to submit applications in to a state licensing board. The applications had to include proof their local governments allow them to operate. 

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(MPRN-Lansing) Public universities might risk losing a portion of their state funding for failing to meet benchmarks to prevent campus sexual misconduct. It’s part of a budget proposal that’s begun working its way through the Legislature. 

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(MPRN-Lansing) A ballot campaign will begin gathering signatures to add a voting rights amendment to the state constitution. If the effort gathers enough signatures, the question will go on the November ballot for voters to decide. 

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(MPRN-East Lansing) Michigan State University has begun the process to fire the supervisor of former sports doctor Larry Nassar. MSU’s interim president says the dean of the school of osteopathic medicine didn’t exert appropriate control over Nassar’s conduct.