Michigan

June 18, 2019

Michigan Governor Taking Lead on Cannabis Reform

Gov. Gretchen Whitmer lobbies Congress on banking reform. It’s a good sign for the state’s coming adult-use industry. The post Michigan Governor Taking Lead on Cannabis Reform appeared first on Leafly.
July 3, 2019

How to Get a Michigan Medical Marijuana Card

The only way to legally buy cannabis in Michigan today is as a medical marijuana patient. Yes, state voters legalized adult-use cannabis in November 2018, but the first retail stores for people 21 and older aren’t expected to open until sometime in 2020. In the […]
July 22, 2019

Michigan Cuts Cannabis Fees in 19 Cities Impacted by Drug War

LANSING, Mich. (AP) — Michigan regulators announced Thursday a cut in marijuana licensing fees for prospective business owners living in 19 cities whose residents were disproportionately impacted by the drug war. Under the new “social equity” program, applicants with proposed cannabis establishments in minority, poor […]
November 13, 2019

Surprise! Michigan adult-use cannabis sales begin Dec. 1

Michigan’s winter forecast just a got a little rosier: Those punishing early-winter blizzards will come with a side of frosty, newly legal cannabis nugs. On Wednesday, Michigan state regulators approved the movement of pre-existing medical marijuana products into a newly licensed recreational supply chain—allowing maybe […]
December 1, 2019

Michigan celebrates first legal cannabis purchases

IndustryPolitics Brandon WeberDecember 1, 2019   Share   Print Sam, a manager at Arbors Wellness, assists the first round of customers during the first day of recreational cannabis sales for Michigan at Arbors Wellness in Ann Arbor, Michigan, December 1, 2019. (Brittany Greeson for Leafly) […]
December 3, 2019

These women are leading Michigan’s legal cannabis industry

Marjorie SteeleDecember 3, 2019   Share   Print Jessica Finch of Michigan NORML: Cannabis improved her health, social justice concerns inspired her to change laws. (Brittany Greeson for Leafly) As Michigan’s dramatic struggle to end cannabis prohibition finally comes to a close, an interesting thing […]