Ohio Medical Cannabis Business & Marijuana Legal News

Week in Review: Canada Legalization Advancing, Application Avalanche in WA & Ohio MJ Revamp

By John Schroyer and Omar Sacirbey Canada moves toward legalizing recreational cannabis, Washington State gets flooded with applications for new retail marijuana licenses, and the man in charge of the failed MJ campaign in Ohio promises to change his approach in 2016. Here’s a closer look at several notable developments in the marijuana industry over the past week.

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Ohio MJ Campaign to Push ‘Free Market’ Measure

The architect of the biggest failure in modern marijuana politics has vowed to change his ways and come back with a proposal that will win over voters and the cannabis industry at large. Ian James – executive director of ResponsibleOhio, the group behind a failed bid to legalize marijuana in Ohio earlier this month – […]

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Week in Review: Florida CBD, Ohio Marijuana Bill & Colorado Edibles Recall

By John Schroyer and Omar Sacirbey Florida experiences another CBD setback, Ohio’s marijuana measure could result in a stagnant year for legalization, and two more companies issue edibles recalls in Colorado. Here’s a closer look at several notable developments in the marijuana industry over the past week.

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Failed Ohio Cannabis Campaign Promises to Keep Fighting

By John Schroyer COLUMBUS, Ohio – Leaders of a failed bid to legalize both medical and recreational cannabis in Ohio vowed Tuesday night to continue their efforts to establish a regulated marijuana market in the state, regardless of the fact that voters rejected the initiative by a whopping 64% to 36%.

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Ohio Marijuana Legalization Measure Shot Down

By John Schroyer A highly controversial measure to legalize medical and recreational cannabis in Ohio has failed by a wide margin, with almost twice as many locals voting against it as those who cast ballots in favor of the initiative. The proposal promised to give major campaign donors control of cannabis cultivation.

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