New Hampshire Medical Cannabis Business & Marijuana Legal News

New Hampshire Medical Marijuana News

New Hampshire medical marijuana dispensaries prep for sales increase

New Hampshire’s four medical marijuana dispensaries are ramping up for an expected boost in both patient registrations and the resulting uptick in sales, thanks to new qualifying MMJ conditions that go into effect this month. The state updated its MMJ law in July to allow those suffering from chronic pain and post-traumatic stress disorder to […]

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New Hampshire adds chronic pain, PTSD to medical MJ conditions

New Hampshire has added chronic pain and post-traumatic stress disorder (PTSD) to the list of qualifying conditions for the state’s medical marijuana program, a move that could significantly boost the state’s struggling MMJ industry. New Hampshire’s governor recently signed House Bill 160 adding the two conditions, according to Foster’s Daily Democrat. A January report by New Hampshire’s health […]

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States with the best chance to legalize cannabis in 2017?

By John Schroyer After a landmark year in cannabis legalization, marijuana advocates have plenty of work left. And they’re not resting on their laurels. The Marijuana Policy Project calculates a whopping 37 legalization bills for medical or recreational marijuana are likely to be introduced in 33 states and the District of Columbia in 2017.

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Report: $740K in sales for NH medical marijuana businesses

New Hampshire’s four fledgling medical marijuana dispensaries racked up a combined $740,000 in sales during their first few months of operation last year, indicating that the companies have a long way to go before breaking even. The figures, which are included in a new report by the state’s health department, cover sales from the time each […]

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Changes afoot for two New England medical marijuana programs

Hoping to increase patient access, health officials in Massachusetts have proposed allowing nurse practitioners to recommend medical marijuana to patients. And in neighboring New Hampshire, lawmakers are expected to take up a bill that would liberalize home growing rules for medical cannabis patients and potentially offer some competition to the state’s four dispensaries. Massachusetts health […]

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The East Coast medical cannabis market: Q&A with Ted Rebholz of Temescal Wellness

By Omar Sacirbey Ted Rebholz was offered a high-level position at Harborside Health Center, but he turned it down to stay with a tech firm that was later sold to Cisco Systems. Crossing paths with Harborside piqued Rebholz’s interest in the cannabis industry, paving the way for him to start a licensed MMJ business in New Hampshire. 

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New Hampshire dealing with MMJ patient backlog

New Hampshire’s newly launched medical marijuana industry could probably use some more patient customers. And they may be coming, but not right away as the state tries to handle a backlog of MMJ patient applications that haven’t yet been fully processed. The New Hampshire Department of Health and Human Services has issued MMJ cards to 1,339 […]

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First dispensaries open in New Hampshire

New Hampshire’s medical marijuana market is now officially up and running. The first two dispensaries in the state have opened their doors, nearly three years after New Hampshire lawmakers legalized medical cannabis. The move brings another new MMJ market into the fold, although it will be a small one for the foreseeable future. The Sanctuary Alternative Treatment […]

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Polls: Majority support for cannabis in FL, NH, Canada

A recent trio of polls suggest that attitudes toward cannabis reform continue to spread, with support for marijuana legalization evident in Florida, New Hampshire and Canada. In Florida, 65% of voters said they will vote for one of the two medical marijuana legalization efforts being pushed in the state, compared to 28% who are against […]

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