The latest marijuana news sees Maryland making progress in the growing, distribution and sale of cannabis for medical purposes. Source: ©iStock.com/CapturedNuance
The Maryland Medical Cannabis Commission is expected to announce that it has approved 15 institutions to grow the plant and sell it to medical dispensaries. Each group of growers will receive a license, pending background checks.
More than 1,000 institutions applied to be considered for the growth of marijuana in the Old Line State. Additionally, the agency has chosen five alternates that could take over as growers if one or more of these institutions fail a background check. Read