Michigan Medical Marijuana Law
Mich. Comp. Law §§ 333.26423; 333.26426(d) (2008) Public Acts 281-283 of 2016; CAREGIVERS. Yes, primary caregiver is a person who has agreed to assist with a patient’s medical use of marijuana. The caregiver must be 21 years of age or older. The caregiver can never have been convicted of a felony involving illegal drugs, or must not have
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New York Medical Marijuana Law
(6 days ago) As initially implemented, the law permits qualified patients to possess a 30 day supply of cannabis-infused, non-smokable products. but only non-smokable preparations allowed. Regulations announced by the Department of Health in 2017 state, “ [R]egistered organizations will be allowed to manufacture and distribute additional products
Connecticut Laws and Penalties
(4 days ago) Penalty Details Possession for Personal Use. S.B. 1201 was signed into law on June 22, 2021.The personal use provisions of the law took effect on July 1, 2021. It permits adults 21 and older to possess up to 1.5 ounces of cannabis flowers or an equivalent amount of cannabis concentrates in public, and up to five ounces of marijuana in their private residence.
Oklahoma Laws and Penalties
(3 days ago) This state has passed a medical CBD law allowing for the use of cannabis extracts that are high in CBD and low in THC in instances where a physician has recommended such treatment to a patient with a state-qualifying condition. Medical Marijuana. This state has medical marijuana laws enacted. Modern research suggests that cannabis is a valuable
Virgin Islands Laws and Penalties
(9 days ago) According to U.S. Virgin Islands law Marijuana is a schedule I(c) hallucinogenic substance. Virgin Islands Code Ann. tit. 19, § 29-595 Web Search; Possession. Possession of one ounce or less of cannabis in the Virgin Islands for those age 18 and older is classified as a civil offense, punishable by a …
Texas Laws and Penalties
(Just Now) Drugged Driving. Every state criminalizes driving under the influence of a controlled substance. Some jurisdictions also impose additional per se laws. In their strictest form, these laws forbid drivers from operating a motor vehicle if they have a detectable level of an illicit drug or drug metabolite (i.e., compounds produced from chemical changes of a drug in the body, but not necessarily
Georgia Medical CBD Laws
(9 days ago) In May 2021, Governor Brian Kemp signed legislation into law, Senate Bill 195, permitting the establishment of up to 30 state-licensed retailers of high-CBD/low-THC oil products to qualified patients. The new law takes effect on July 1, 2021.
Virginia Medical Marijuana Law
(7 days ago) The specified possession limit for botanical cannabis allows for up to 4 ounces per 30 days to be dispensed to a patient. The specified possession limit for cannabis products is a 90-day supply. Such products, as defined under the law, must contain per dose a minimum of 5 mg of CBD or THC-A and may contain up to 10 mg of THC.
Alaska Medical Marijuana Law
(5 days ago) Yes, the caregiver must be 21 years of age or older. The caregiver can never have been convicted of a felony controlled substances offense. The caregiver must be listed by the patient as either the primary caregiver or an alternate caregiver. Only one primary caregiver and one alternate caregiver may be listed in the registry for a patient.
South Dakota: Six Months Later, Supreme Court Still Silent
(2 days ago) Amendment A was supposed to become law on July 1. In the interim, members of a legislative subcommittee have recently moved to advance ‘compromise’ legislation that seeks to legalize the possession of small amounts of marijuana by adults, but prohibits outdoor commercial cultivation operations as well as personal home grows.
Nevada: New Marijuana Laws Took Effect This Month
(3 days ago) Earlier this year, Governor Sisolak (D) signed multiple marijuana reform measures into law, some of which took effect on October 1, 2021. Assembly Bill 158 took effect on October 1, which revises first-time penalties imposed upon minors who possess small quantities of cannabis. It reduces existing penalties — which include up to six-months in jail and a $1,000 fine — to community service.
Maryland Marijuana Lawyers on NORML Legal Committee
(4 days ago) 401 East Jefferson Street Suite 201. Rockville, MD 20850. 301-251-9660. Licensed for 22 years, Michael Stephen Rothman is a Criminal Defense and Marijuana Law lawyer read more >. National Organization for the Reform of Marijuana Laws. Michael Stephen Rothman. Lifetime Member, Legal Committee. Email TAP TO CALL Website.
(Just Now) Commonwealth of the Northern Mariana Island. SUMMARY: Governor Ralph Torres signed legislation into law in September 2018 legalizing the use and retail sale of cannabis. House and Senate lawmakers in August had previously approved the measure by a vote of 24 to 1. the The Commonwealth of the Northern Mariana Island (CNMI) is a US territory of approximately 54,000 people.
New York: Employers Are Prohibited from Testing Most
(9 days ago) October 19, 2021. The New York Department of Labor announced that employers are now prohibited from testing their workers for the presence of marijuana. Employers will still be allowed to take action against an employee who is impaired on-the-job, but only if an employee “manifests specific articulable symptoms of impairment.”.
Nevada: Governor Signs Legislation Reducing Marijuana
(7 days ago) The law takes effect on October 1, 2021. Assembly Bill 400 amends the state’s traffic safety statutes so that the operation of a motor vehicle with trace amounts of either THC or its metabolite is no longer a per se violation of law in certain circumstances.
Florida Marijuana Lawyers on NORML Legal Committee
(3 days ago) 515 N Flagler Dr #240. West Palm Beach, FL 33401. 561-557-8686. An aggressive and highly-skilled DUI lawyer who represents clients in West Palm Beach, Broward and Treasure Coast, Florida. read more >. National Organization for the Reform of Marijuana Laws. Steven Kenneth Bell.
Norm Kent, Fort Lauderdale Florida Attorney on NORML Legal
(1 days ago) Norm Kent completed his undergraduate degree at Hofstra University in 1972, before graduating from the Hofstra School of Law in 1975. Criminal Defense Norm Kent has served as President of the Broward County Criminal Defense Attorney's Association, and as a member of the National Association for Criminal Defense Attorneys (NACDL).
Illinois: Marijuana Consumers Still Face Discrimination in
(4 days ago) The law also contains provisions to prevent discrimination in certain legal proceedings. But the anti-discrimination provision is not being widely followed by courts – at least not in some parts of the state. To better understand this problem, it’s important to draw on some personal experience. As a former public defender for a rural county
Georgia Marijuana Lawyers on NORML Legal Committee
(3 days ago) Frank C. Winn, Attorney. 8925 Orchard Dr. Douglasville, GA 30134. 404-314-1276. Licensed for 43 years, Frank C Winn is a Criminal Defense and Sex Crimes lawyer who attended Walter F. George, School of Law, Mercer Univer read more >. National Organization for the Reform of Marijuana Laws. Frank C Winn. Member.
Houston, Texas Marijuana Lawyers on NORML Legal Committee
(4 days ago) The Law Offices of Ned Barnett. 8441 Gulf Fwy Ste 210. Houston, TX 77017 713-222-6767. Licensed for 34 years, Ned William Barnett is a Sex Crimes and DUI / DWI lawyer who attended University of Houston Law Center read more > National Organization for the Reform of Marijuana Laws.
Chicago, Illinois Marijuana Lawyers on NORML Legal Committee
(7 days ago) The Law Office of Mary L. Field. 2021 Midwest Rd. Suite 200. Oak Brook, IL 60523 630-620-2630. Licensed for 24 years, Mary L. Field is a Immigration Law and Marijuana Law lawyer read more > National Organization for the Reform of Marijuana Laws. Mary L. Field Lifetime Member.
Minnesota Marijuana Lawyers on NORML Legal Committee
(5 days ago) Courtney Law Office. 700 Saint Paul Bldg 6 West Fifth Street. Saint Paul, MN 55102 651-690-5529. Criminal Defense Lawyer Kate Courtney is an Experienced Litigator & Trustworthy Counselor obtaining Exceptional Results for clients for over read more > National Organization for …
Virginia: Botanical Medical Cannabis Sales Begin
(2 days ago) Democratic Governor Ralph Northam signed legislation, House Bill 2218 and Senate Bill 1333, amending the state’s medical cannabis access law to allow for the production and dispensing of botanical cannabis products. The measure took effect July 1, 2021. Medical cannabis dispensaries began operating in Virginia in the fall of 2020.
Virginia: Governor Approves Employment Protection Bill
(8 days ago) New law takes effect July 1. Democratic Governor Ralph Northam has signed House Bill 1862 into law, which provides employment protections for state-registered medical cannabis patients.. The new law prohibits employers from discharging, disciplining, or otherwise discriminating against employees for their lawful use of medical cannabis while away from the job.
Press Release: Key Congressional Committee Advances Bill
(Just Now) Members of the House Judiciary Committee just advanced the HR 3617: The Marijuana, Opportunity, Reinvestment, and Expungement (MORE) Act of 2021. The Act repeals the long-standing federal prohibition of marijuana by removing it from the Controlled Substances Act — thereby ending the existing state/federal conflict in cannabis policies and providing state governments with greater …
Christopher D. Mandracchia, Conshohocken Pennsylvania
(7 days ago) Mr. Mandracchia is an experienced trial attorney. He handles Criminal Defense, Driving Under the Influence (DUI/DWI), PWID, Felony Drug Charges, Possession, Drug Offenses, Assaults, theft offenses, Traffic Violations, Marijuana DUI's, Drugged Driving, and is an experienced civil litigator who represents corporations and individuals with civil matters and contract disputes.
(3 days ago) Separate legislation, Senate Bill 54, which was enacted into law in 2020, established rules and taxation rates governing the licensed commercial production and sale of cannabis and cannabis products to adults. Under the law, regulators will not begin licensing cannabis-related businesses and activities until the spring of 2022.
Stephen Cale, Tulsa Oklahoma Attorney on NORML Legal …
(6 days ago) The Cale Law Office is dedicated to the practice of criminal defense and medical marijuana law. Our mission is to achieve the best possible results for our clients through hard work, attention to detail, and aggressive representation. This is done while maintaining the highest level of professionalism, integrity, and ethical standards.
Senate Spending Proposal Removes 'DC Rider,' Maintains
(Just Now) Medical marijuana is currently legal over three dozen states, D.C., Puerto Rico, and Guam, and 47 states have some form of medical marijuana law; however, it remains illegal under federal law. Therefore, federal employees can be denied employment or terminated due to testing positive for marijuana metabolites, even if their use is in compliance
Bill to Repeal Marijuana Prohibition Passes Critical House
(3 days ago) September 30, 2021. September 30, 2021. Today is a critical inflection point for our movement. For the second time in US history legislation to repeal the failed, unscientific, and racist policy of federal marijuana prohibition has passed the powerful House Judiciary Committee. The bill was approved 26-15, with 24 Democrats joined by two
Use Of Thermal Imaging Without A Warrant Unconstitutional
(1 days ago) The technology is often used by law enforcement officials to identify possible indoor marijuana-grow operations. The details unveiled by a thermal imager are sufficiently intimate to give rise to a Fourth Amendment violation, declared Judge Robert Merhige, writing for the court. “While the imager cannot reproduce images or sounds, it strips
Megan Elizabeth Roper, Richardson Texas Attorney on NORML
(2 days ago) As a law student, Megan worked at Texas Rio Grande Legal Aid where she helped low-income Texans with legal issues. She also interned at the Bexar County District Attorney's Office and the Office of Public Defender for the Western District of Texas. Her experience in the district attorney's office was both enlightening and career changing.
Kansas City, MO: City Council Approves Measure Eliminating
(6 days ago) Members of the Kansas City, Missouri city council approved a local ordinance that will prevent pre-employment marijuana testing for most prospective government employees.. Ordinance No. 210627, which was approved with an 11 to 1 vote, says, “It shall be unlawful for the City of Kansas City to require a prospective employee to submit to testing for the presence of marijuana in the prospective