Baltimore Prosecutor Files Rare Petition to Erase Cannabis Convictions

[ad_1] BALTIMORE (AP) — Baltimore’s top prosecutor has filed a rarely used legal petition intended to vacate 3,778 convictions for cannabis possession, arguing an extraordinary legal strategy is necessary to “right an extraordinary wrong.” In a highly unusual “Maryland v. Maryland” filing in state court, State’s Attorney Marilyn Mosby used a petition called “writ of

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Patient access threatens Victoria’s goal to be Australia’s ‘cannabis capital’

[ad_1] An Australian state’s ambition to be the nation’s “medical cannabis capital” is unlikely to succeed unless market access for local patients substantially improves, experts note. Patient access to medical cannabis remains a serious concern despite marked improvements over the past year. “The crux of the problem is, we can’t produce medical cannabis products for our

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Green Growth Brands enters Arizona with $12M acquisition of Desert Rose

[ad_1] Published 1 hour ago Toronto-based Green Growth Brands is entering its third U.S medical marijuana market with the $12.35 million cash acquisition of ZLJT and Arizona Natural Pain Solutions, better known collectively as Desert Rose. Arizona had 186,000 registered MMJ patients as of December 2018. Desert Rose serves roughly 400 medical marijuana patients daily. Green

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