Latest Medical Marijuana Growers News

Medical marijuana advocates' growing impatience
Matt Allen, the man behind the state's medical marijuana law, is all done holding his tongue. Almost two years after voters passed that ballot question, Allen notes, this state isn't even close to having, in his felicitously turned phrase, “seeds in …
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Medical marijuana: 'Don't ask, don't tell' for state pot growers
Growers will start with seeds or clones (starter plants) for which technically there is no legal source. Although 20-plus states have legalized medical marijuana, the federal government hasn't, so moving seeds over state lines is illegal. In Illinois …
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Illinois medical marijuana applications due Monday
The state's new medical marijuana law went into effect Jan. 1, but the first crop can't be planted until permits for growers are issued later this year. The law prohibits patients from growing their own cannabis. Commercial growers will pay a 7 percent …