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Advocate Warns: Alabama’s Medical Cannabis Rollout Stalled

Advocate Warns: Alabama’s Medical Cannabis Rollout Stalled

By Lisa Fairbanks / July 12, 2024 /

Urgency Intensifies for Medical Cannabis Availability Amid Legal Stalemate in Alabama A chief advocate for medical cannabis stressed a sense of urgency Thursday during a meeting of the Alabama Medical…

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Alabama Judge Delays Medical Cannabis Licensing Again

Alabama Judge Delays Medical Cannabis Licensing Again

By Lisa Fairbanks / July 8, 2024 /

Alabama Judge Orders New Temporary Restraining Order on Medical Cannabis Licensing Process On Tuesday, Montgomery County Circuit Judge James Anderson announced he would enter another temporary restraining order on Alabama’s…

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Alabama Judge Halts Medical Cannabis Licensing

Alabama Judge Halts Medical Cannabis Licensing

By Mary Marty / July 5, 2024 /

Alabama Judge Extends Restraining Order on Medical Cannabis Business Licenses In another setback for Alabama’s medical marijuana market, Montgomery County Circuit Judge James Anderson has extended a temporary restraining order…

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Jets CB Tae Hayes Arrested for Cannabis Possession in Alabama

By Jules Puffings / June 24, 2024 /

Early Morning Arrest in Alabama New York Jets cornerback Tae Hayes was arrested in Alabama early Sunday morning on charges of marijuana possession. The arrest was reported by the Morgan…

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Alabama Medical Cannabis Grower Approaches First Harvest Amid Ongoing Litigation

By Phil Greenwood / June 5, 2024 /

Native Black Cultivation Nears First Harvest Antoine Mordican, CEO of Native Black Cultivation and a medical cannabis cultivation license holder in Alabama, is on the verge of harvesting his first…

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Alabama Senator Criticizes State Medical Cannabis Commission Amid Legal Disputes

By Jules Puffings / May 8, 2024 /

In a recent meeting of the Senate’s General Fund budget committee, Sen. Greg Albritton (R-Atmore) expressed mounting frustration at the legal challenges facing the Alabama Medical Cannabis Commission (AMCC). The…

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Court Denies New Bid to Dismiss Medical Cannabis Case

Court Denies New Bid to Dismiss Medical Cannabis Case

By Gene Mcklnley / July 3, 2024 /

The Most Meaningful Action Taken by Anderson Was to Deny the AMCC’s Motion to Dismiss the Lawsuit Some drastic options were on the table for consideration Tuesday in the court…

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Historic Move: Maryland to Pardon 2.5 Million Cannabis Convictions

By Becci Marti / June 24, 2024 /

Major Step in Criminal Justice Reform Maryland has made a significant move in criminal justice reform by announcing mass pardons for individuals convicted of marijuana-related offenses. Governor Wes Moore’s new…

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Nursery Growers Nationwide Benefit from Expanded USDA Insurance Options

By Bayley Greenleaf / June 13, 2024 /

In a significant move to support nursery producers across the United States, the U.S. Department of Agriculture (USDA) has announced the expansion of crop insurance tailored specifically for nursery growers…

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USDA Reports Rising Yields and Prices in Hemp Industry After Years of Declines

By Gene Mcklnley / May 20, 2024 /

The U.S. hemp industry, which has weathered years of tumultuous fluctuations, is now showing signs of stability and growth, according to the latest National Hemp Report released by the U.S.…

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