Dispensary/Retail Store Business News

New York Announces MMJ License Winners

Tony C. Dreibus  | July 31, 2015

New York has awarded licenses to grow, process and dispense medical marijuana to five businesses, including three that are already operating MMJ companies in other states or have permits to do so.

PharmaCann, Empire State Health Solutions, … [Continue]

Ohio Legalization Group’s Efforts to Be Scrutinized

Tony C. Dreibus  | July 30, 2015

The beleaguered campaign to legalize medical and recreational marijuana in Ohio now faces yet another challenge.

The Ohio secretary of state has assigned a special prosecutor to look into “suspicious and possibly fraudulent” activity by the group, particularly in regards to its efforts to gather … [Continue]

First Nevada Dispensary Plans to Open Friday

John Schroyer  | July 30, 2015

By John Schroyer

After multiple delays, the first Nevada medical cannabis dispensary will open for business on Friday ... unless there's another unexpected setback, of course.