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Cullman passes resolution to authorize medical cannabis sites in city limits

The city of Cullman is preparing to authorize medical cannabis growing, processing and dispensing locations.

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Ray Melick talks SEC Media Days on FM Talk 1065

Listen to 1819 News Editor-in-Chief Ray Melick on The Jeff Poor Show as they discuss SEC Media Days, political races with their fundraising and potential seniority factors, and medical marijuana and its lack of transparency in the process.

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Medical Cannabis Commission director John McMillan says 'best case' late 2023 for product availability

Although the legislature voted to make so-called medical cannabis available in May 2021, Alabamians will still have to wait a bit until cannabis products are available for legal use.

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Stakeholders express concerns with cannabis rules

The Alabama Medical Cannabis Commission held a public hearing on Thursday where stakeholders and citizens were allowed to express their opinions on the proposed rules for the Alabama cannabis industry.

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Alabama Medical Cannabis Commission awards contract after lengthy debate

“Recommendations from people that we don’t know who they are or what criteria they used in making their recommendation is not acceptable. I don’t believe there should be anonymity,” said Alabama Medical Cannabis Commissioner Loree Skelton on the proposal to award Metric the seed to sale tracking system contract for the state's cannabis program.

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Marijuana group lays out ambitious 2023 legislative agenda

Alabamians 4 Medical Cannabis Freedom announced on Wednesday an ambitious legislative agenda for the 2023 Alabama Regular Legislative Session.

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Alabama Medical Cannabis Commission releases draft rules

The Alabama Medical Cannabis Commission met on Thursday. Items discussed included new rules to govern the industry as well as presentations from Louisiana and Ohio officials on how those states dispense their medical marijuana. There will be a public hearing on the proposed rules on July 14.

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Marijuana company promises jobs to the people of Henagar

Anejos Logistics wants to build a facility to grow and process medical marijuana for the state's inaugural medical marijuana program. The company hopes to bring 100 to 200 jobs to Henager in Dekalb County.

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Blanchard says medical marijuana is a done deal; opposes recreational use

Gubernatorial candidate Lynda “Lindy” Blanchard was in Birmingham last week speaking with the Greater Birmingham Young Republicans....

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City responds to mayor's marijuana use after gubernatorial candidacy announcement

By Terry Schrimscher for The Tribune SPRINGVILLE — The Springville City Council met for the second regular meeting of 2022 on Monday...

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Tim James starts gubernatorial campaign with fire against mandates, marijuana, etc.

On Wednesday, Greenville businessman Tim James formally launched his campaign for governor on the steps of the Capitol Building. James...

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Medical cannabis moving forward for September licensing

By Brandon Moseley The Alabama Medical Cannabis Commission met Thursday for its monthly meeting. The commission has been tasked by...

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Tim James thinks medical marijuana legislation should be repealed

By Brandon Moseley Tim James said that medical marijuana legislation passed during the 2021 regular session should be repealed. James...

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Alabama Medical Cannabis Commission will not rush marijuana licenses

By Brandon Moseley On Thursday, October 14, 2021, the Alabama Medical Cannabis Commission announced that they do not have any intention...