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Facebook removes Ohio Medical Cannabis Review page in community standards crackdown

Facebook removes Ohio Medical Cannabis Review page in community standards crackdown

Bethan Rose Jenkins, Cannabis News Writer/Editorial

September 11, 2019

Facebook's community standards have put a spanner in the works for medical cannabis companies in Ohio. Last month, the social media giant deactivated the Ohio Medical Cannabis Review page. The online platform provided social media users with a forum where they could discuss dispensary product options,...

Half of Ohio’s registered medical cannabis patients are deterred by high prices, data reveals

Half of Ohio’s registered medical cannabis patients are deterred by high prices, data reveals

Bethan Rose Jenkins, Cannabis News Writer/Editorial

July 17, 2019

On June 8, 2016, House Bill 523 was signed into law by the former Governor of Ohio, John Kasich. The signing of HB 523 kick-started the state's medical cannabis industry. However, the system still has some flaws that need to be straightened out before all of Ohio's medical cannabis patients can afford their...

House Bill 523