Missouri Medical Cannabis Business & Marijuana Legal News

Week in Review: US House members reach out to Senate on marijuana banking, Cresco gets $200M in debt financing, Denver MJ store burglaries & more

Sponsors of the cannabis banking bill that passed the U.S. House appeal to the chair of a key U.S. Senate panel, lenders provide Cresco Labs $200 million in debt financing, police urge Denver marijuana store owners to take added security measures – and more of the week’s top MJ business news. Marijuana banking reform The four […]

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Judge sides with Missouri medical cannabis store in zoning fight

Missouri regulators cannot deny an application for a medical marijuana dispensary license before a hearing challenging zoning rules is held later this month, a judge ruled. Healing Center of Kansas City filed a lawsuit against the Missouri Department of Health and Human Services and the city of Independence contending the municipality’s zoning regulations for MMJ […]

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Missouri medical marijuana grower at odds with state over license denial

A judge denied a request for a temporary restraining order against the state of Missouri that was sought by an applicant for a medical cannabis licensee. Paul Callicoat and his family sued the Missouri Department of Health and Senior Services after their application for a license was among hundreds denied by the agency. They planned […]

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Missouri medical cannabis store closes, blames regulators

The Green Clinics, a medical marijuana store based in Kansas City, Missouri, shut down, blaming the state health department for its abrupt closure. “Due to other providers failing to follow (Missouri’s medical marijuana constitutional amendment) and its associated rules, and the (state health department’s) failure to enforce the law, The Green Clinics will close effective […]

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Missouri marijuana cultivators getting licenses

Missouri regulators have begun issuing licenses for medical cannabis cultivation facilities. The Department of Health and Senior Services will notify applicants which 60 of the 554 medical marijuana cultivation applications have been approved and which have been denied, the Springfield News-Leader reported.

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Missouri begins licensing medical marijuana transportation firms

The Missouri Department of Health and Senior Services completed the first round of licensing for medical marijuana transportation companies. Licensed facilities may transport medical marijuana to: A qualifying patient or primary caregiver. A cultivation facility. An infused product manufacturing facility. A dispensary. A testing laboratory. Another transportation company.

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MJBizCon 2019: Cannabis industry recognizes year’s challenges as it looks forward to longer-term growth

LAS VEGAS – Members of the cannabis industry’s brain trust used the first day of MJBizCon to share predictions for 2020 and describe how changing attitudes in the United States might affect future marijuana legalization efforts – plus more coverage from this week’s conference in Las Vegas. In his keynote presentation Wednesday, Chris Walsh, president and […]

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Jushi Holdings, a Florida-based marijuana and hemp operator, said it received approval to begin trading on the Canadian Securities Exchange (CSE) as JUSH.

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