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MD Cannabis Commission Warns Patients That Program Not Operating Yet

IMPORTANT INFORMATION FOR PROSPECTIVE MEDICAL CANNABIS PATIENTS: While progress is being made, there is NO legal medical cannabis available to patients in Maryland. Please read the information below: ...
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Behind the Debate About Medical Marijuana Dispensary Locations

After medical marijuana legalization in Maryland, one of the issues at the forefront of public debate is zoning for medical cannabis businesses. While some community members want special zoning ...
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A Look at Patient Eligibility for Medical Marijuana Access

Medical cannabis in Maryland allows qualifying patients to use medicinal marijuana as part of their treatment plans for a wide number of conditions. If you are considering entering the cannabis ...
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Formation Tips for Your New Cannabis Business

As with any new business, it is important to lay the right foundation for your marijuana business in Maryland. Because there are additional legal complexities involved in setting up a cannabis ...
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Advice for Aspiring Medical Marijuana Cultivators in Maryland

The legalization of medical marijuana in Maryland has led to several new avenues of business opportunities for both dispensaries and growers. People who cultivate marijuana in Maryland for use in ...
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A Look at the Fight Against Medical Marijuana in Anne Arundel County

Not everyone supports marijuana legalization in Maryland. In Anne Arundel County, one of the controversies regarding medical cannabis is whether the county can ban legal marijuana in its jurisdiction, ...
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What You Need to Know About Medical Marijuana Cultivation Licenses

The process of allowing access to medicinal marijuana in Maryland is slowly moving forward. The Maryland Medical Cannabis Commission accepted applications for licenses for cultivators, processors, and ...
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Tips for Setting Up a Successful Cannabis Business

A successful business in the medical cannabis industry requires an exhaustive planning process. The most effective way to plan for long-term success is to seek legal counseling in Maryland. Meet with ...
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Answers to Patients' Questions About Medical Marijuana Access

Since the passage of medical cannabis regulation in Maryland, many patients with severe medical conditions have looked forward to being able to control their symptoms with legally obtained medical ...
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A Timeline of Medical Marijuana Laws in Maryland [INFOGRAPHIC]

Marijuana laws in Maryland have evolved over the last few years, with the state becoming the 21 st in the nation to have a medical marijuana program. In the past, medical marijuana users could prove ...
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Medical Marijuana Zoning in Baltimore County

Cannabis laws in Maryland have undergone a significant overhaul in recent years. The legalization of marijuana for medicinal purposes raises new questions for local officials. In Baltimore County, ...
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Maryland's Medical Marijuana Law: The Transition to Dispensaries

Attitudes toward marijuana legalization have been changing slowly but surely in the U.S. The advent of legal marijuana in states such as Colorado has helped lawmakers and activists around the country ...
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What Doctors Need to Know About Medical Marijuana

If you’re a practicing physician in Maryland, you may have had some patients ask you about medical cannabis and whether you can prescribe it. Since marijuana laws in Maryland are strict ...
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A Look at the Application Requirements to Open a Medical Marijuana Dispensary in Maryland

As you might expect, the process to obtain a medical cannabis dispensary license in Maryland is quite complex. Since the state will be allowing a limited number of dispensary licenses, it’s in ...
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Highlighting the Benefits of Medical Marijuana

The body of research on medical marijuana continues to grow as more states take steps toward implementing marijuana legalization. If you’re considering forming a business for medical cannabis in ...
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Applying for a Medical Marijuana Card

To obtain cannabis in Rockville, you will need a medical marijuana prescription and card. Your first step is to make sure you thoroughly understand your state’s marijuana legalization laws. ...
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Help for Business Owners with Medical Marijuana Regulation Compliance

Staying abreast of the latest regulations regarding cannabis services can be challenging. For cannabis business owners; however, it is essential to remain in full compliance with local and state laws. ...
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Understanding the Changes to Marijuana Possession Regulations

Marijuana laws are changing around the country, including right here in Maryland. Residents are who possess up to 10 grams of marijuana will be fined and cited instead of being arrested and put behind ...
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Reasons Physicians May Prescribe Medical Marijuana

Although recreational users have had a big impact on the country’s marijuana laws, the changing marijuana landscape in the United States is largely due to physicians and other health ...
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What are the Penalties for a Second DUI in Maryland?

If you have been arrested and charged with your second DUI, it’s important that you consult with an experienced DUI lawyer in Rockville. The penalties for a second offense are significantly ...
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Get the Facts About Maryland's Medical Marijuana Regulations

On April 14, 2014, Maryland Gov. Martin O’Malley signed HB 881 and SB 923 into law, officially making MD the 21 st state with an effective medical marijuana program. While these new laws and ...
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Will a Dismissed Felony Case Be on Your Background Check?

Marijuana legalization has opened the door to dynamic business opportunities. However, the requirements to become a licensed grower or dispensary operator are extremely strict, with good reason. If ...
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A Brief History of Maryland's Marijuana Laws

In 1951, federal laws were enacted that required offenders convicted of marijuana possession to serve a minimum sentence of two to 10 years and to pay a fine of up to $20,000. Today, the marijuana ...
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A Look at Maryland's Marijuana Paraphernalia Bill

In the latest in a series of actions to advance marijuana legalization, Maryland lawmakers approved a bill regarding marijuana paraphernalia. This latest bill is a logical addition to last ...
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Exploring the Basics of Opening a New Cannabis Related Business

The decision to begin a new business is one that should not be undertaken lightly. There are many things to consider such as, “What should I sell?” or “Who are my customers?” ...
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