medical marijuana


(MPRN-Lansing) In December, the state will start accepting applications for medical marijuana shops to get licenses. But meanwhile, there’s a dispute over how to deal with the dispensaries that are already open. 

Kalamazoo Considers New Medical Pot Ordinances

Jul 24, 2017
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The City of Kalamazoo will hold two public forums July 26 and 27 on new ordinances to regulate medical marijuana. Kalamazoo City Attorney Clyde Robinson says they would affect different aspects related to medical marijuana facilities in the city.


(MPRN-Lansing) The new state medical marijuana licensing board met for the first time Monday. The meeting was mainly for the board to hear public comment about how the new medical marijuana program should operate.


(MPRN-Lansing) There’s a new office overseeing Michigan’s medical marijuana program. The Bureau of Medical Marihuana Regulation will issue licenses to growers, distributors, retailers and patients under a new system. 

State Capitol - file photo
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(MPRN-Lansing) Governor Rick Snyder has just a few bills from last session left to consider. Among them is a bill that would allow landlords to include a provision in their leases preventing tenants from smoking or growing medical marijuana.