Michigan marijuana laws

Kent County Prosecutor sought to nullify Grand Rapids city charter amendment which he says conflicts with Michigan law

West Michigan Republican Representative Mike Callton among the bill's co-sponsors

The Associated Press

A West Michigan lawmaker has proposed legislation that allow local units of government to approve medical marijuana dispensaries in their city or township. Mike Callton discussed his bill Thursday on WMUK. 

Nashville Republican Mike Callton's bill would leave issue up to local units of government.

The Associated Press

A Kalamazoo-based attorney who  has been advocate for decriminalizing marijuana says Michigan could vote in 2016 on a law for limited legalization of marijuana. John Targowski specializes in medical marijuana law. He also helped lead the effort to pass a charter amendment in Kalamazoo that makes possession of small amounts of marijuana the lowest priority of law enforcement.