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Various signs of medical marijuana dispensaries in Lansing.
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The state’s licensing department has started to release details about the future of medical marijuana regulation in Michigan. Michigan Public Radio’s Cheyna Roth has more.


Various signs of medical marijuana dispensaries in Lansing.
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Medical marijuana users who buy from dispensaries will need to find a new source by December 15th. Cheyna Roth reports.

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The future of medical marijuana dispensaries in Michigan could be decided Tuesday. The state Medical Marijuana Licensing Board meets again to discuss whether current dispensaries should be able to get a license. Cheyna Roth has more.


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In December, the state will start accepting applications for medical marijuana shops to get licenses. But meanwhile, there’s a dispute over how to deal with the dispensaries that are already open. 

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Lansing City Council passed a measure Monday to include a commission in the city’s marijuana ordinance.


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WKAR Special Report: Marijuana in Michigan
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Here is a map of 40 medical marijuana dispensaries in Lansing, Michigan.

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The latest medical marijuana ordinance was introduced at Monday night’s Lansing City Council meeting, but a public hearing date was not set.

 

 


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A new proposed ordinance on regulating and licensing medical marijuana businesses goes before the Lansing city council tonight.


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Niles City Council voted Monday in favor of a resolution that states the intent to adopt three medical marijuana laws passed by state legislators last year.

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Michigan State University will soon provide training to local governments to help them navigate a new state law concerning medical marijuana operations.


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Medical marijuana has been legal in Michigan since 2009, and there’s currently an effort to legalize it for recreational use, but local governments across the state have struggled to create consistent laws to regulate cannabis. We talk with an advocate who envisions a national organization to set those standards.


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On Sunday, a new church held its first public meeting in Lansing. The First Cannabis Church of Logic and Reason is an agnostic group of followers bound together by their common enjoyment of marijuana. Current State’s Kevin Lavery takes us inside.


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