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Officials are pleasantly surprised at the success of Utah’s medical cannabis program

Bethan Rose Jenkins, Cannabis News Writer/Editorial

October 14, 2020

Just six months ago, medical cannabis patients in Utah were granted the privilege of buying plant-derived medicines for the first time. Although the industry is not yet fully mature, the program has already managed to exceed patient enrollment projections.  Prior to its launch in March, Utah’s Medic...

What’s next for Utah after approving medical cannabis

Bethan Rose Jenkins, Cannabis News Writer/Editorial

November 19, 2018

An initiative has been approved by voters to permit medical cannabis in Utah. The Medical Marijuana Initiative, better known as “Utah Proposition 2,” was featured on the ballot in Utah as an initiated state statute on November 6, 2018. Utah Proposition 2 led by a margin of 53 percent to 47 percent, ...

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