medical marijuana

Rick Pluta, The Michigan Public Radio Network


(MPRN-Spring Lake) Maxwell Lorincz lives in Spring Lake near Lake Michigan with his wife and their six-year-old son. At least, they did live with their son, until a year and a half ago. They lost custody of him after Lorincz was charged with a felony for possessing synthetic THC. 

(MPRN-Lansing) It’s looking less likely that there will be a ballot question in November to overhaul Michigan’s medical marijuana system. 

The Michigan Public Radio Network

(MPRN-Lansing) A hearing on bills to create legal protections for medical marijuana dispensaries in Michigan sparked some drama on Tuesday. 


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


The City of Portage’s ballot this Tuesday includes a proposal that would decriminalize possession of small amounts of marijuana.

The proposal would amend Portage’s city charter. If it passes, people over 21 found with less than an ounce of marijuana on private property would get a pass as far as the city’s laws are concerned.