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Michigan Marijuana legalization ballot filed

The Coalition to Regulate Marijuana Like Alcohol officially submitted ballot language to the state of Michigan today that would legalize adult consumption of marijuana in Michigan and establish a system in which marijuana is regulated and taxed similarly to alcohol. The Coalition to Regulate Marijuana Like Alcohol’s initiative would... Read More

Michigan Medical Marijuana update

Here is an article from the Detroit Free Press written by Kathleen Gray, that talks about Michigan Medical Marijuana regarding upcoming business applications to people who want to start a medical marijuana business and be part of what is expected to be a $700-million-a-year industry in the state. http://on.freep.com/2gJGuqP  

Attorney calls for marijuana advisory board

LAPEER — A local attorney is calling for formation of a Lapeer County Marijuana Advisory Board to “set the tone” with regard to marijuana and the changing societal landscape as it relates to the drug in the area. Bernard Jocuns addressed the Lapeer County Board of Commissioners at its regular meeting in is response to [...]

Jocuns: a “seeker, a mover, a malcontent,” evading the ordinary

To the untrained eye, Bernie Jocuns is a suit. “The Man,” if you will. But he doesn’t fall prey to the stereotypes so commonly associated with attorneys. He’s no square, the most notable indication of this being his shoulder length hair. And, like one of his heroes, the great Hunter S. Thompson, (who, along with [...]

Michigan Substance Abuse Driving

Michigan takes a strong stand against intoxicated and impaired drivers. Here is a link directly to Michigan SOS website that talks about the penalties and much more related to Michigan Substance Abuse Driving: http://bit.ly/2f9r4i6 If you or someone you know has been arrested for Michigan Substance Abuse Driving in Lapeer, it imperative that you get [...]

By | September 14th, 2017|Drivers License, Drug Defense, DUI/OWI, Substance Abuse|0 Comments

Michigan Medical Marihuana Stakeholder Workgroups

Michigan Department of Licensing and Regulatory Affairs' (LARA) Bureau of Medical Marihuana Regulation (BMMR) is facilitating five Michigan Medical Marihuana stakeholder workgroups to discuss and provide suggestions on regulatory topics related to the Michigan Medical Marihuana Facilities Licensing Act (MMFLA). The work groups are, click the link to read more: http://bit.ly/2xBKdgL

Michigan medical marijuana board signals intent to shut down all dispensaries

Michigan Medical Marijuana dispensaries would need to cease operation by a date certain if they wanted to be eligible for licensure in the future, the chair of the Medical Marijuana Licensing Board signaled at a meeting on Monday. Read more of the story at it was posted on MLIVE.com. Here is the link: http://bit.ly/2ioMusc

Michigan Marijuana Laws & Penalties

Under Michigan law, Marijuana is a Schedule I controlled substance. Per the NORML website, here is link that describes current Michigan Marijuana Laws and Penalties: http://bit.ly/2fzIa8J  

Plans to legalize marijuana in Michigan gaining traction…

Lansing — A ballot proposal to legalize marijuana for recreational use in Michigan is gaining steam as the group raises more money and boasts it has gathered half of the signatures needed to put the issue before voters in 2018. Read more of this article posted on the Detroit News website: http://detne.ws/2vTTXT1