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Maryland legislature sees medical cannabis as a high priority

Maryland legislature sees medical cannabis as a high priority

Bethan Rose Jenkins, Cannabis News Writer/Editorial

March 13, 2019


Filed under Medical cannabis

This session’s General Assembly is pushing for a number of medical cannabis bills in Maryland. Lawmakers in the state are considering introducing a type of legislation that would alter the public's perception of pot. During an interview with FOX 5, State Senator Bobby Zirkin said that life...

Maryland looks to medical cannabis as potential treatment to combat rise in opioid-related deaths

Maryland looks to medical cannabis as potential treatment to combat rise in opioid-related deaths

Bethan Rose Jenkins, Cannabis News Writer/Editorial

February 28, 2019


Filed under Medical cannabis

A rising number of medical cannabis patient advocates and physicians are admitting that weed-based treatments should be added to the list of available treatment options for opioid addiction under Maryland's medical cannabis bill. Numerous studies have demonstrated a reduction in opioid cravings after patients use cannabis, not to mention a reduction in the unple...

Meet the youngest medical cannabis entrepreneur in Maryland

Meet the youngest medical cannabis entrepreneur in Maryland

Bethan Rose Jenkins, Cannabis News Writer/Editorial

February 11, 2018


Filed under Medical cannabis

Formerly an investment banker, pageant queen and star of E! Television reality show, the "Wives and Girlfriends of Atlanta,” Hope Wiseman is making news once again but this time, for her entrepreneurial efforts. Aged just 25, Wiseman has recently celebrated the launch of a Maryland-based medical cannabis dispensary called "Mary and Main" and according to the young black female, ...

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