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Welcome to my news aggregator! Now you can stay informed just like the Gentleman on all news cannabis in DC, Maryland, and VirginiaTHIS LIST IS UPDATED EVERY FRIDAY! Also, I provide the Gentleman’s perspective on the hottest headlines which you can read here or have delivered to your inbox in my weekly newsletter.

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MARYLAND

Maryland’s medical marijuana program has been rolling since Dec ’17! Residents can officially sign up as a patient using the Maryland Medical Cannabis Commission’s website, you’ll just need to set up a doctor’s visit. There are dispensaries open in most counties across the state and still more to come.

Prices and quality of products are decent and improving rapidly- check out my reviews of Maryland cannabis here! The MMCC just put out an advisory about vape carts- you can read more here.

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7/19/19: Westminster ‘problem-solver’ initiates presidential campaign, says he can solve immigration, health care (BALTIMORE SUN)

7/18/19: Morgan State to evaluate new round of cannabis business license applications (BALTIMORE BUSINESS JOURNAL)

7/17/19: Baltimore state’s attorney: Marijuana legalization must include marijuana justice (BALTIMORE SUN)

7/17/19: ‘World’s largest cannabis company’ created as Curaleaf acquires Grassroots (THE PHILADELPHIA INQUIRER)

7/16/19: Maryland Police Chief Gives Lackluster Apology After Bodycam Footage Shows Cop Calling Suspects N-Word (NEWS ONE)

7/15/19: Sound Garden owners plan Maryland’s first medical cannabis lounge in Fells Point (BALTIMORE SUN)

7/15/19: Thwarted in court, Mosby turns to federal lobbying over marijuana (THE DAILY RECORD)

7/15/19: Two arrested in connection to assault in Havre de Grace (BALTIMORE SUN)

7/12/19: Maryland Jury Convicts Man In Killing During Pot Sale (CBS BALTIMORE)

7/12/19: Amnesty International: Victim Compensation Programs Should be Improved (MARYLAND MATTERS)

7/11/19: AAA: Most people don’t think they’d get caught driving high (SEATTLE TIMES)

7/11/19: Maryland dispensaries face steep fines for inappropriate cannabis ads (BALTIMORE BUSINESS JOURNAL)

7/11/19: Decriminalizing pot has adverse effects (BALTIMORE SUN- Readers Respond)

7/11/19: Study: Drug Rehab Experts Find Medical Marijuana Helpful, but with Risks (WEEDMAPS NEWS)

7/10/19: Maryland police officer faces assault charges after slamming teen’s neck into ground during arrest (ABC NEWS)

7/10/19: Mosby tells U.S. House members that Baltimore exemplifies nation’s failed war on drugs (BALTIMORE SUN)

7/9/19: Baltimore State’s Attorney Marilyn Mosby will testify before U.S. congress on marijuana reform (BALTIMORE SUN)

7/9/19: Lack of diversity in cannabis industry ‘wholly unacceptable’ (BALTIMORE SUN- Op Ed)

7/5/19: 2019 Brings Potential Changes to Hemp Production in Maryland (LANCASTER FARMING)

7/3/19: Joppa Man Sentenced For Being Drug Kingpin (PATCH)

7/2/19: Montgomery County Executive Says Marijuana Legalization Would Benefit Maryland (BETHESDA MAGAZINE)

6/28/19: Medical cannabis growing in acceptance in Maryland (CECIL WHIG)

6/28/19: Maryland’s medical marijuana market may make maladies mend (SO MD NEWS)

6/28/19: Maryland CBD Legal Guide: Cannabidiol State Regulations and Laws for MD, US (HEALTH MJ)

6/28/19: Mary and Main Offers Millennial Business Example (AFRO)

6/27/19: 3 Things to Know About the University of Maryland’s Medical Cannabis Master’s Program (WASHINGTONIAN)

6/27/19: University of Maryland School of Pharmacy to offer medical cannabis education (BALTIMORE SUN)

6/27/19: Medical cannabis industry grows in Carroll County, with new dispensary scheduled to open in July (CARROLL COUNTY TIMES)

6/26/19: Most Americans don’t think it’s a problem to drive high. Here’s why it is. (BALTIMORE SUN)

6/26/19: Lawmakers Begin Work on Pot Legalization: ‘This Is Really, Really Complicated’ (MARYLAND MATTERS)

6/26/19: Eastern Shore Innovation Center offers tour of medical cannabis labs (DORCHESTER STAR)

6/25/19: Maryland task force begins work on potential legalization of marijuana (BALTIMORE SUN)

6/24/19: UMD Offers Country’s First Medical Marijuana Master’s Program (CBS BALTIMORE)

6/24/19: Ferguson Taking Over from Zirkin as Senate Chair of Marijuana Workgroup (MARYLAND MATTERS)

6/24/19: In addition to mail, Baltimore postman delivered over 100 kilograms of marijuana on his route, documents show (BALTIMORE SUN)

6/21/19: Police Seize 69 Grams Of Crack Cocaine, 31 Grams Of Marijuana In Millersville Drug Bust (CBS BALTIMORE)

6/20/19: Eastern Shore Innovation Center offers tour of medical cannabis labs (THE STAR DEMOCRAT)

6/20/19: Mistrial declared on murder charges against Baltimore teen accused of killing Sebastian Dvorak (BALTIMORE SUN)

6/19/19: Maryland Legislature Says “Yea” To Additional Medical Presumptions, “Nay” To Medical Cannabis Reform in Workers’ Compensation Cases (LEXOLOGY)

6/19/19: Better Marijuana Stock: MariMed vs. Village Farms (THE MOTLEY FOOL)

6/18/19: Science for good: Sweet Briar STEM grad finds her path at Grassroots Cannabis (SWEET BRIAR COLLEGE)

6/17/19: State Attorney General Mark Herring calls for marijuana legalization in Virginia (WASHINGTON POST)

6/16/19: Medical marijuana dispensary to open June 20 (HERALD MAIL-MEDIA)

6/14/19: Maryland cannabis regulators warn of lead contamination risk as they expand tests for heavy metals (BALTIMORE SUN)

6/14/19: ‘Cannabis As A Force For Good’: 2 Massive Cannabis Companies And Their Pride Month Initiatives (BENZINGA)

6/14/19: Marijuana decriminalization sparks confusion in Md. workplaces (THE DAILY RECORD)

6/14/19: Marijuana dispensary rolls out its own credit card as weed industry works to go beyond cash-only sales (CHICAGO TRIBUNE)

6/14/19: Is Your State More Into Smoking, Vaping or Edibles? (CELEB STONER)

6/13/19: Murder suspect takes stand, denies pulling trigger in Canton street killing of bartender (BALTIMORE SUN)

6/12/19: Maryland extends cannabis business license application period to June 24 (MJ BIZ DAILY)

6/11/19: Montgomery County authorities observe violent marijuana-related trend (WUSA 9)

6/11/19: Medical marijuana in Maryland (LOCAL DVM)

6/10/19: A cautionary tale about medical marijuana and opioid deaths (WASHINGTON POST)

6/7/19: Maryland Legalizes Medical Marijuana Edibles, With Caveats (REASON)

6/7/19: Brooklyn Park woman arrested with multiple loaded guns, 1/2 pound of marijuana (CAPITAL GAZETTE)

6/6/19: Big Marijuana Firms Skirt Pennsylvania Laws to Outpace Local Dispensaries (GOVERNING)

6/7/19: Confused about the opioid overdose epidemic? These Maryland experts provide answers in comprehensive new book (BALTIMORE SUN)

6/6/19: Regulation needed in ‘anything goes’ CBD environment (BALTIMORE SUN)

6/5/19: When are cookies or brownies not ‘food?’ When they’ve got marijuana in them, Maryland regulators say (BALTIMORE SUN)

6/4/19: Ellicott City men played with a handgun, smoked marijuana before fatal shooting, charging documents say (BALTIMORE SUN)

6/4/19: Bipartisan Governors Team Up To Demand Federal Marijuana Reform (MARIJUANA MOMENT)

6/2/19: Marijuana advocates hit unexpected roadblocks (THE HILL)

5/30/19: As cannabis market booms, Baltimore pet owners indulge dogs, cats with CBD-infused ‘treats’ (BALTIMORE SUN)

5/29/19: Maryland’s plan to diversify medical cannabis market attracts 160 applicants for 14 new licenses despite snags (BALTIMORE SUN)

5/29/19: TMCI Global Launches the Maryland State Healthcare Provider Education: Medical Use of Marijuana Online Course (PR NEWS WIRE)

5/28/19: Multistate medical cannabis firm forced to close in North Dakota, refund $21,000 (MJ BIZ DAILY)

5/28/19: Marijuana Activist Faces 10 Years in Prison for Using Facebook Live (THE REAL NEWS)

5/24/19: Medical marijuana dispensary to open next month in Washington County (HERALD MAIL-MEDIA)

5/23/19: Md. cannabis regulators approve new dispensary, grant operating deadline extension for another (BALTIMORE BUSINESS JOURNAL)

5/23/19: Joppa kingpin in marijuana distribution ring set to be sentenced next week (BALTIMORE SUN- THE AEGIS)

5/23/19: Popular Police Field Tests Can’t Tell the Difference Between CBD and Marijuana (NBC 4)

5/19/19: A look at efforts to make legal pot foster social justice (ABC NEWS)

5/13/19: Hogan signs bills to raise smoking age, legalize marijuana edibles and expand child-care tax credits (WASHINGTON POST)

5/13/19: Maryland medical marijuana dispensaries now allowed to sell edibles (MJ BIZ DAILY)

5/13/19: Jones takes wait-and-see approach to marijuana legalization (THE DAILY RECORD)

5/12/19: Maryland Senate poised to ease ownership limits on marijuana dispensaries, despite outcry from small firms (BALTIMORE SUN)

5/10/19: Maryland Officer Heard Using Racial Slur in Video (NBC 4)

5/10/19: Medical cannabis patients, dispensers, get educated at community forum in Harford (BALTIMORE SUN- THE AEGIS)

5/8/19: University of Maryland, Baltimore looking to create graduate program in marijuana (BALTIMORE SUN)

5/7/19: What are dabbing and vaping? After alleged Westminster High marijuana use, county issues advisory (CARROLL COUNTY TIMES)

5/6/19: Baltimore County doctor faces off against Big Cannabis to recoup stake in Maryland medical marijuana firm (BALTIMORE SUN)

5/3/19: How Harford County farmers could benefit from growing hemp industry (BALTIMORE SUN)

5/3/19: Marijuana scent shouldn’t constitute probable cause (CECIL WHIG)

5/2/19: Four Westminster High School students taken to hospital after ‘dabbing’ marijuana in bathroom (CARROLL COUNTY TIMES)

5/2/19: Maryland man stopped in Newark found with more than a pound of pot (WDEL)

5/1/19: Maryland Democrats Choose Adrienne Jones As New House Speaker (WAMU)

MARYLAND CANNABIS NEWS ARCHIVES

WASHINGTON, DC

SYNOPSIS: Initiative 71, baby, where ya been? Read my reviews of various cannabis-infused District brands! FYI, fake vape carts are rampant- read my guide here! Want to get a medical card instead? Boom! I can help you decide which dispensary to visit. Who loves ya like GT does?

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7/19/19: An 18-year-old was murdered on our lawn. Two years later, it is still unsolved. (WASHINGTON POST)

7/19/19: As CBD Products Flood The Market, Local Officials Want Better Federal Regulation (WAMU)

7/19/19: Massive marijuana bust in California, bales of cannabis put through the chipper (FOX 5 DC)

7/18/19: Congress introduces bipartisan bill to expand medical marijuana research (GREEN STATE)

7/18/19: Marijuana Helps Control His Seizures, but the Courts Won’t Seal His Criminal Record (WASHINGTON CITYPAPER)

7/17/19: Three Republicans Stand in the Way of Federal Weed Legalization (ROLLING STONE)

7/17/19: In some big cities, reform-minded prosecutors and police chiefs have been at odds. Here’s what happened when they met in D.C. (WASHINGTON POST)

7/16/19: Senate Schedules Hearing On Marijuana Business Banking Access (FORBES)

7/12/19: Maryland jury convicts man in killing during marijuana sale (BOSTON GLOBE)

7/11/19: Pete Buttigieg’s Racial Justice Plan Would Legalize Marijuana And Decriminalize Drug Possession (MARIJUANA MOMENT)

7/10/19: DC residents discuss the information gap engendered by inconsistent and discriminatory marijuana policy (STREET SENSE MEDIA)

7/4/19: How I became the weed man after buying marijuana legally in Washington, D.C. (commentary) (SI LIVE) not me haha

7/1/19: Police arrest man in fatal shooting near U Street corridor (WASHINGTON POST)

6/28/19: Congressional Vote To Ensure Protections For State Cannabis Programs (JD SUPRA)

6/27/19: Congressional Bill Would Allow Marijuana Imports And Exports Between Legal States (MARIJUANA MOMENT)

6/26/19: Historic Marijuana Measures Clear First Major Congressional Hurdles As Opposition Wanes (MARIJUANA MOMENT)

6/24/19: How Bowser’s recreational marijuana bill would change the game for D.C.’s medical program (WASHINGTON BUSINESS JOURNAL)

6/24/19: CBD-infused food and beverages are still illegal under U.S. law. So why are they everywhere? (WASHINGTON POST)

6/24/19: Medical marijuana is not the way out of America’s opioid crisis (THE ECONOMIST)

6/21/19: D.C. statehood effort gets boost from House Dems and 2020 contenders (CBS NEWS)

6/20/19: Congress Votes To Block Feds From Enforcing Marijuana Laws In Legal States (MARIJUANA MOMENT)

6/20/19: Police say killing in Capitol Hill apartment was result of feud between acquaintances (WASHINGTON POST)

6/19/19: Congress Clashes On Marijuana Amendments In Floor Debate (MARIJUANA MOMENT)

6/18/19: D.C. Council Passes Emergency Bill To Protect Some—But Not All—City Workers Who Use Medical Marijuana (DCist)

6/14/19: Congress Will Consider Lots Of Marijuana Amendments Next Week (MARIJUANA MOMENT)

6/14/19: Marijuana dispensary rolls out its own credit card as weed industry works to go beyond cash-only sales (CHICAGO TRIBUNE)

6/14/19: Leader of DC barbershop drug-trafficking ring sentenced to 16 years (WTOP)

6/12/19: D.C. Is One Step Closer To Recreational Marijuana Dispensaries (DCist)

6/12/19: Congressional Republicans target efforts to decriminalize sex work in the District (WASHINGTON POST)

6/11/19: Feds: D.C. Man Arrested on Drug Charges Turned Out to Be ISIS Sympathizer (THE DAILY BEAST)

6/10/19: District reviewing policies on medicinal marijuana (THE WASHINGTON TIMES)

6/6/19: DC Mayor Begins Effort to Legalize Recreational MJ Sales (LEXOLOGY)

6/5/19: DC Tables Medical Marijuana Protections for City Workers (NBC 4)

6/5/19: Kirsten Gillibrand Announces Plan For National Marijuana Legalization (HUFFINGTON POST)

6/4/19: Some City Employees Receive Ultimatum: Find Alternative To Medical Marijuana In 30 Days … Or Else (DCist)

6/4/19: Bipartisan Governors Team Up To Demand Federal Marijuana Reform (MARIJUANA MOMENT)

6/2/19: Congressional Funding Bill Protects Cannabis Banking And Lets DC Legalize Marijuana Sales (FORBES)

5/31/19: Key Takeaways From FDA’s Historic CBD Regulations Meeting (MARIJUANA MOMENT)

5/30/19: Five Objects People Are Buying to Get Marijuana in DC (WASHINGTONIAN)

5/30/19: Pit bulls maul DC woman as she took out trash, dogs shot (WTOP)

5/28/19: Marijuana Activist Faces 10 Years in Prison for Using Facebook Live (THE REAL NEWS)

5/24/19: CDC and SAMHSA to Hold Summer Meetings for Public Health and Marijuana (THE NATIONAL LAW REVIEW)

5/23/19: This New Campaign Plans To Spend ‘Seven Figures’ Pushing For D.C. Statehood. But It Won’t Disclose Its Funders (DCist)

5/23/19: Popular Police Field Tests Can’t Tell the Difference Between CBD and Marijuana (NBC 4)

5/23/19: Federal Lawmakers Join Industry Advocates in Call for Equity (LEAFLY)

5/22/19: D.C. AG Racine Leads 38-State Coalition in Support of Marijuana Banking Bill (BLACK PRESS USA)

5/21/19: Medical marijuana for vets to be highlighted during Rolling Thunder event (STARS AND STRIPES)

5/21/19: Alexandria Ocasio-Cortez Presses Housing Secretary About Marijuana Eviction Policies (MARIJUANA MOMENT)

5/21/19: State bankers associations urge US Senate to consider marijuana banking reform (MJ BIZ DAILY)

5/20/19: Federal bill provision would protect state-legal medical marijuana programs (MJ BIZ DAILY)

5/20/19: Effort To Recall Jack Evans From D.C. Council Can Proceed, Rules Elections Board (WAMU)

5/16/19: Does Marijuana Legalization Lead to More Crime? (WIKILEAF)

5/15/19: What’s the Real Link Between Pot Dispensaries and Crime Rates? (ROLLING STONE)

5/15/19: Social justice isn’t found in commercial weed (ST LOUIS DISPATCH)

5/14/19: Study finds disproportionate number of black people arrested in D.C. (WASHINGTON POST)

5/12/19: ‘Jeopardizing my children’s lifestyle’: Marijuana industry moms face a unique stigma (YAHOO NEWS)

5/10/19: Washington DC’s weird weed economy means pot is free and stickers cost $80 (QUARTZ)

5/7/19: Marijuana-themed AirBNB tests Washington, D.C. pot laws (GREEN STATE)

5/5/19: What Is The Washington D.C. Safe Cannabis Sales Act Of 2019? (WEED NEWS)

5/2/19: D.C. Mayor Muriel Bowser unveils bill to legalize recreational marijuana sales (WASHINGTON POST)

5/2/19: DC officials want ganja money, forget the consequences (THE DC LINE)

DC CANNABIS NEWS ARCHIVES

VIRGINIA

You can register to be a patient in Virginia now, hooray! Five companies have been licensed to grow and dispense CBD and THCa cannabis oils, each of which has its own jurisdiction, just like Jan Michael Vincents. Dispensaries are tentatively gonna open late 2019.

Check out Virginia NORML’s FAQ for more info on signing up or my MMJ Card page for the TLDR version. FYI, there’s a CBD store with locations in Manassas and Leesburg called District Hemp that’s open now you should totally check out.

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7/19/19: AG Herring continues push to decriminalize marijuana in Virginia (WAVY)

7/18/19: New Police Drug Test Aims to Tell Pot From CBD (NBC WASHINGTON)

7/18/19: There were nearly 29,000 marijuana arrests in Virginia in 2018. Now, the attorney general wants laws to change (WUSA 9)

7/18/19: 88,000 hemp plants land at Chesapeake farm after law allows commercial farming of marijuana look-alike (THE VIRGINIAN-PILOT)

7/18/19: Commonwealth’s attorney candidates at odds on non-violent drug arrests (PRINCE WILLIAM TIMES)

7/15/19: Editorial: How much money would legal marijuana produce for Virginia? (THE ROANOKE TIMES)

7/12/19: Police: 10 arrested on more than 30 drug and firearm charges, searching for seven more (WSET)

7/9/19: Navigating Virginia’s Medical Marijuana Program (CHEDDAR)

7/3/19: What you need to know about the medical marijuana coming to Virginia in 2019 (WTVR)

7/2/19: Virginia Firm Wades Into Hazy World Of Marijuana Research (IDEA STATIONS)

7/1/19: Virginia: New Medical Cannabis Laws Take Effect July 1 (NORML)

7/1/19: Virginia’s Medical Marijuana Program Clouded By Confusion (IDEA STATIONS)

6/27/19: New laws in Virginia raise age for tobacco sales, add new rules on the road (INSIDE NOVA)

6/27/19: Long: Is legalizing marijuana really a good idea? (THE ROANOKE TIMES)

6/26/19: Three arrested for manufacturing marijuana in Giles County; police found over 100 plants (WSET)

6/24/19: Editorial: Marijuana opinions shifting in Virginia (THE VIRGINIAN-PILOT)

6/24/19: Illinois to Legalize Recreational Pot: Implications for Virginia (BACON’S REBELLION)

6/22/19: There may be a place for marijuana in Virginia (DAILY PRESS)

6/21/19: Republican Senate majority leader backs attorney general on pot legalization (THE CENTER SQUARE)

6/21/19: Where local pols stand on Virginia AG’s call for marijuana legalization (COVERING THE CORRIDOR)

6/20/19: Locals caught in Patrick drug snare (MT AIRY NEWS)

6/20/19: Editorial: Are there more than 300 million reasons for Virginia to legalize pot? (THE ROANOKE TIMES)

6/20/19: News 13 Investigates: A killing on the Appalachian Trail (WLOS)

6/18/19: DEMOCRATS AND REPUBLICANS SUPPORT VIRGINIA ATTORNEY GENERAL’S CALL TO DECRIMINALIZE MARIJUANA POSSESSION (NEWSWEEK)

6/17/19: Politicians from both sides back Virginia attorney general’s call for decriminalizing marijuana (DAILY PRESS)

6/17/19: Advocates respond to call from Virginia AG to legalize marijuana (WHSV)

6/17/19: State Attorney General Mark Herring calls for marijuana legalization in Virginia (WASHINGTON POST)

6/17/19: Legal Insider: States Began to Bar Employment-Related Marijuana Screening Tests (RESTON NOW)

6/17/19: POLL- Do you agree with the state attorney general that Virginia should begin to decriminalize marijuana? (FAUQUIER NOW)

6/17/19: Virginia Tech Player’s Lawyer Gets Drug Conviction Cleared (NBC WASHINGTON)

6/14/19: Christiansburg farm becomes largest producer of hemp in Virginia (WDBJ)

6/14/19: CBP Seizes Second Marijuana Stash at Dulles Airport in Two Weeks (NBC WASHINGTON)

6/14/19: Marijuana dispensary rolls out its own credit card as weed industry works to go beyond cash-only sales (CHICAGO TRIBUNE)

6/14/19: Is Your State More Into Smoking, Vaping or Edibles? (CELEB STONER)

6/13/19: Guilty verdict lasts just hours for former Hokie hoops player Ty Outlaw (ROANOKE TIMES)

6/12/19: This Week’s Primary Results May Spark Significant Changes to Virginia’s Criminal Justice System (WVTF)

6/12/19: Norfolk law firm aims to help marijuana entrepreneurs (THE VIRGINIAN-PILOT)

6/12/19: Why this Valley doctor registered to certify marijuana (STAUNTON NEWSLEADER)

6/11/19: Progressive challengers oust longtime prosecutors in Northern Virginia (WASHINGTON POST)

6/11/19: How hard is it to get a medical marijuana card in Virginia? (STAUNTON NEWSLEADER)

6/11/19: Medical marijuana policies at 5 Virginia hospitals (STAUNTON NEWSLEADER)

6/10/19: 7th Letter Wellness brings more CBD to Chesterfield (RICHMOND BIZ SENSE)

6/7/19: OPERATION WASHOUT: 90 arrested across Virginia in gang sting (WJHL)

6/6/19: Va’s state labs developing new tests for hemp, marijuana as current methods fall short (WJHL)

6/5/19: California man who mailed more than 500 pounds of marijuana to Richmond gets nearly 3 years (RICHMOND.COM)

6/3/19: CBD Oil Store Opens in Alexandria (ALEXANDRIA LIVING MAGAZINE)

5/31/19: Drag racer opens one of Virginia’s largest hemp farms along I-81 (WJHL)

5/29/19: Marijuana laws in the Commonwealth of Virginia on Coast Live (WTKR)

5/29/19: Feds: Williamsburg gang associate sentenced to 5 years in federal prison for firearm possession (THE VIRGINIA GAZETTE)

5/27/19: CBD Laws Need to Be Fixed to Protect Innocent People, Lawmaker Says (NBC 4)

5/24/19: Virginia Warns Police and Prosecutors of Potential for Misidentifying CBD as Marijuana (NBC 4)

5/24/19: ‘Can’t make this stuff up’: Man caught with weed after parking outside K-9 training facility (WAVY)

5/24/19: Police: 2 more men charged in James City drug deal turned armed home invasion (THE VIRGINIA GAZETTE)

5/23/19: Popular Police Field Tests Can’t Tell the Difference Between CBD and Marijuana (NBC 4)

5/23/19: Downtown store rebrands as CBD lounge (CBS 19)

5/23/19: Industrial hemp production faces challenges after legalization (WHSV)

5/23/19: Virginia NORML says marijuana legislation moving fast in D.C. (WFIR)

5/21/19: Portsmouth judges have been dismissing most marijuana cases. Now they say that could change. (THE VIRGINIAN-PILOT)

5/20/19: Cannabis group seeks to influence Virginia hemp, marijuana regulations (THE ROANOKE TIMES)

5/19/19: Man sentenced to 10 years behind bars for role in $19 million drug trafficking conspiracy (WTKR)

5/17/19: As Virginia’s industrial hemp market takes off, police have no quick way to tell if it’s marijuana (RICHMOND TIMES-DISPATCH)

5/16/19: Commonwealth’s Attorney Candidates Disagree Over Role PACs Play in Campaigns (ARL NOW)

5/16/19: Former VB high school teacher charged with public intoxication, marijuana possession (WAVY)

5/16/19: Man arrested in March police chase that turned up guns, marijuana (DAILY PROGRESS)

5/13/19: Autopsy shows Virginia Beach victim shot from front, suspect’s council claims self defense (WTKR)

5/10/19: A Pint With Jenn Michelle Pedini of Virginia NORML (THE VIRGINIAN-PILOT – VA GROWLER)

5/10/19: What could the legalization of marijuana mean for Virginia craft beer? It’s complicated. (PILOT ONLINE- VIRGINIA GROWLER)

5/9/19: The wrong house, twice: Richmonders plead guilty to botched scheme to steal marijuana in California (WTVR)

5/3/19: HEMP: A NEW CASH CROP? As demand for tobacco wanes, hemp seen as big boost to Virginia’s agricultural sector (THE GAZETTE VIRGINIAN)

5/2/19: Norfolk court doesn’t have to dismiss marijuana charges like prosecutors want, Virginia Supreme Court panel says (RICHMOND.COM)

5/2/19: Police Arrest Culpeper Man on Felony Charges Following Drug Investigation (NBC 29)

VIRGINIA CANNABIS NEWS ARCHIVES