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This state could account for 14 percent of the U.S. medical marijuana market by 2020

Florida’s size and large percentage of elderly residents could vault the state to the second-largest U.S. medical cannabis market by 2020, a new report shows. By 2020, Florida could ...

R.I. OKs first 2 applications for medical marijuana cultivators

PROVIDENCE — The state has approved two applications for the first medical marijuana cultivators under emergency regulations it issued in late October while citing fears that dispensaries ...

Lawmakers consider tax on medical marijuana

BILLINGS (AP) — Montana lawmakers will be asked to consider placing a tax on the sale of medical marijuana. Gov. Steve Bullock has proposed a 6 percent consumption tax as part of ...

Will insurers cover medical marijuana?

Voters in Arkansas, Florida, Montana and North Dakota this month approved initiatives legalizing the medical use of marijuana. A total of 28 states already or will soon permit medical ...

Medical Marijuana Is Legal in California. Except When It’s Not.

SANTA ROSA, Calif. — California’s multibillion dollar marijuana industry, by far the nation’s largest, is crawling out from the underbrush after voters opted to legalize cannabis ...

Medical marijuana looks like cash crop to Miami’s entrepreneurs

Real estate speculators stake out territories for what’s to come, infrastructure builders and lawyers queue up for business, investors jostle to get in on the ground floor, and tech ...

Will the Trump Administration Weed Out Medical Marijuana?

Medical marijuana had a yuge win on election day. In each state where the issue was on the ballot—Florida, Arkansas, Montana, and North Dakota—voters supported initiatives that ...

Letter: Ease medical marijuana laws

The Feb. 23 editorial, “Revisit medical marijuana,” should’ve held Gov. Andrew Cuomo and federal lawmakers more accountable for perpetuating irrational policies ...

Poll: 3 of 4 Ohio Voters Support Legalizing Medical Marijuana

Public Policy Polling survey finds 74% in favor and only 22% opposed as advocates prepare to launch a campaign in support of a constitutional ballot initiative that would allow seriously ...

Legal Marijuana Sales Could Quadruple by 2020, New Study Shows

Ready or not, legal marijuana could be coming to a state or city near you in the not-too-distant future. Since 1996, we’ve witnessed an incredibly quick rate of expansion for ...