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Medical cannabis sales in Maryland topped $96 million in first year

Medical cannabis sales in Maryland topped $96 million in first year

Bethan Rose Jenkins, Cannabis News Writer/Editorial

December 21, 2018


Filed under Medical cannabis

Maryland's medical cannabis industry is off to a good start. During the state's first year of operation, legal medicinal cannabis sales totaled $96.3 million. Based on a report from the Baltimore Sun, 250 to 350 people are applying for medical cannabis authorization every single day in Maryland. The State must approve applications before weed-based medicines can be distributed to patients. Since medical cannabis became legally available to buy in Maryland last December, almost 52,000 patients purchased 730,000 products from myriad lice...

Maryland’s medical cannabis industry