Marijuana in Tacoma and Kalamazoo: Voters Demand Reform

Eager for marijuana reform, voters across the country are affirming their support for change in measured steps aimed at keeping momentum strong into the pivotal 2012 elections. Both the cities of Tacoma in Washington and Kalamazoo in Michigan voted this past Tuesday to make marijuana possession the lowest...

Court Bans All Michigan Marijuana Dispensaries!

A three-judge panel of the Michigan Appeals Court ruled today that medical marijuana in Michigan cannot be legally sold. The ruling essentially makes marijuana dispensaries illegal in the state. The decision stems from a case that was brought up against Compassionate Apothecary, a Mount Pleasant...

Michigan’s Attorney General Seeks to Kill Medical Marijuana

Michigan Attorney General Bill Schuette sure is busy dealing with marijuana-related matters. Firstly, he said that the MMMA (Michigan Medical Marihuana Act) does not allow legal marijuana growers to cooperate and grow marijuana together. Though not a legal precedent, the statement is an official opinion on...

First Michigan Marijuana Dispensary Gets Licence

While Other States Struggle In Ypsilanti, Michigan, the first medical marijuana dispensary in the state has been licensed by the city. The 3rd Coast Compassion Center was already up and running in 2009, but the city developed hostile zoning ordinances and then began requiring a license to operate. The...