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Multistate medical marijuana operators tapped for Virginia’s CBD program

Virginia named its first five CBD-only licensees – three of them multistate medical cannabis operators. The state’s Board of Pharmacy reviewed 51 applicants to produce CBD products in five areas of Virginia. The winning applicants are called “pharmaceutical processors” and must grow, process and sell the cannabis products at one location, though Virginia patients can visit any […]

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New Jersey medical cannabis expansion attracts multistate MMJ businesses

A number of multistate operators are vying for the coveted six additional medical marijuana licenses in New Jersey’s rapidly growing MMJ industry, underscoring the increasing attraction of the Garden State market. The New Jersey Department of Health has made the list of applicants available but said no further information would be released until the licenses […]

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Columbia Care delays its MMJ dispensary in Delaware

Delaware’s oft-delayed medical marijuana program is experiencing another holdup. Columbia Care, a multistate MMJ company headquartered in New York, has postponed by at least six months the opening of its facility in The First State. Columbia Care’s facility was to be the third operating dispensary in Delaware, The News Journal reported. Because of zoning, permitting […]

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Out-of-state companies making a run for Ohio’s medical marijuana licenses

By Bart Schaneman Out-of-state medical cannabis companies are jumping into the nascent Ohio market because the state lacks a residency requirement for business owners. While a majority of the applicants are listed as Ohio-based companies, at least a dozen either have an out-of-state business address or are connected to companies based elsewhere.

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Delaware names second medical cannabis license winner

Delaware has revealed the winner of the state’s second medical cannabis business license, and officials said they hope to announce the name of the company that will receive the third and final permit soon as well. Multi-state MMJ force Columbia Care will receive the second license to grow and dispense medical marijuana in Delaware, where cannabis […]

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Dispensary Offers to Work With Hospitals, Universities

A medical marijuana company is offering to work with research institutions that want to study the medical qualities of the plant, hoping the idea will build goodwill, foster community relations and combat the stigma surrounding cannabis. Columbia Care, which operates the 203 Organix dispensary in Prescott, Arizona, is reaching out to local hospitals and health […]

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