marijuana laws


(MPRN-Lansing) A new State Police crime lab policy allows prosecutors to charge cannabis users with felonies they didn’t commit. 

Melissa Benmark / WKAR

A state board has approved adding autism to the list of conditions that can be treated with medical marijuana. The Michigan Medical Marihuana Review Panel voted 4-2 on Friday to make the recommendation.

"State officials on Monday acknowledged they’d omitted hundreds of pages of medical studies from packets supplied to a state review panel slated to consider medical marijuana for treating autism. The panel will reconvene July 31 to reconsider autism, officials said." (Detroit Free Press)

"PORTAGE, MI – Portage voters in November will have a chance to approve a city charter amendment that would decriminalize small amounts of marijuana." (Kalamazoo Gazette)

Michigan Public Radio Network

A campaign to legalize marijuana in Michigan started collecting signatures on Thursday at a rally in front of the state Capitol.