Michigan marijuana

Michigan to Accept Applications for Recreational Marijuana Businesses on Nov. 1

Marijuana has been in the decriminalization process since 1973 with many states over the years passing laws to either authorize the use of marijuana or prohibit it. It is time to stop treating marijuana like a deadly drug, when science and public opinion agree that it is relatively safe for… Read more »

REPORT: Michigan Dispensaries Can Only Accept Cannabis from State-Licensed Growers

Michigan is in the epicenter of the current legal cannabis market and, this week, it decided to be more selective when it comes to the type of growers who can contribute to dispensaries. The following is a re-post of an article written by Adam Drury of High Times For more… Read more »

MEDIA COVERAGE: Fox 2 Detroit Attends 2019 MiCannabis Expo in Birch Run

This past February, Cannabis Industrial Marketplace held the 2019 MiCannabis Expo in Birch Run, gaining attention from a prominent Detroit TV station and impressing major figureheads within the cannabis industry. CIMP will return to Mid-Michigan for the 2020 MiCannabis Expo in Birch Run. The following is a re-post of an… Read more »

REPORT: Detroit Looking to Provide Second Chance, Jobs to Those with Past Marijuana Convictions

If approved, a program in Detroit would provide a second chance to locals who have been convicted of a marijuana-related crime. The following is a re-post of an article posted on WXYZ Detroit  For more cannabis/marijuana-related business, political, legal and medical news, click here DETROIT (WXYZ) — The City of Detroit… Read more »

Michigan Gov. Gretchen Whitmer Signs Bill Meant to ‘Streamline’ Cannabis Business Applications

Marijuana has been in the decriminalization process since 1973 with many states over the years passing laws to either authorize the use of marijuana or prohibit it. It is time to stop treating marijuana like a deadly drug, when science and public opinion agree that it is relatively safe for… Read more »

REPORT: City in Michigan Bans Cannabis-Related Business

With adult-use and medical marijuana legalized, Michigan is among states that are on the leading edge of the legal cannabis movement. Dispensaries are everywhere, and many communities continue to embrace the economic potential of cannabis — but not in Farmington, where the city council voted against having marijuana-related businesses within… Read more »

WATCH: Michigan Gov. Gretchen Whitmer Voices Support for Legal Marijuana in Video for ‘Hash Bash’

“Hash Bash” is an annual festival in Ann Arbor, Mich., designed to celebrate marijuana/cannabis. From activists to enthusiasts, to others who support the cause, people from all walks of life take to Ann Arbor in April to congregate with like-minded individuals — and this past week, Michigan governor Gretchen Whitmer… Read more »

How the SAFE Act Could Change Cannabis Industry in Michigan

The marijuana/cannabis industry has faced several hurdles while attempting to secure funding from traditional financial institutions. However, things could change in Michigan if the SAFE Act passes. The following is a re-post of an article written by Dave Bartkowiak, Jr. of Click on Detroit (WDIV) For more cannabis/marijuana-related business, political,… Read more »

Edible Marijuana, Cannabis Market is Quickly Expanding in Michigan

The edible-marijuana market is about to expand in Michigan, where medicinal and recreational cannabis have been legalized. The following is a re-post of an article written by Kathleen Gray of the Detroit Free Press For more cannabis/marijuana-related business, law and medical news, click here In a growing number of spic-and-span kitchens… Read more »

2019 MiCannabis Expo – Industry Experts Discuss Viability and Potential of Cannabis B2B Event

On February 26 and 27, 2019, Cannabis Industrial Marketplace held a business-to-business event at the Birch Run Expo Center in Birch Run, Michigan, highlighting some of the brightest professionals in the cannabis industry. With a wonderful crowd on-hand, CIMP hosted the educational and enterprising event to inspire the current and… Read more »

REPORT: Michigan’s Recreational Marijuana Rules to Be Drafted by June 2019

Late in 2018, Michigan approved recreational marijuana, decriminalizing possession and allowing the public to grow its own (while following guidelines). Today, the state is quickly moving on the vote from this past year, aiming to have drafts on the books by June 2019. The following is a re-post of an… Read more »

It’s Illegal to Add CBD Oil to Food and Drinks in Michigan, say State Officials

Thinking of getting in on the decriminalized/legalized marijuana movement in Michigan? Well, be sure you know the law before you start your own cannabis-inspired restaurant or cafe, because adding CBD oil to food and drinks is still illegal in the Great Lakes State. The following is a re-post of an… Read more »

REPORT: Michigan Allowing 50 Unlicensed Dispensaries to Remain Open Post-Deadline

The following is a re-post of an article posted on Marijuana Business Daily  For more cannabis/marijuana-related business and law news, click here Michigan regulators are permitting roughly 50 unlicensed medical cannabis dispensaries to remain open past a March 31 deadline, in compliance with a judge’s decision. The state’s Bureau of Marijuana Regulation… Read more »

REPORT: Michigan Governor Assigns Leader to New Marijuana Regulatory Agency

Andrew Brisbo has been tabbed as the new leader of Michigan’s newly formed Marijuana  Regulatory Agency by Governor Gretchen Whitmer (D). The following is a re-post of an article written by Beth LeBlanc of the Detroit News For more cannabis/marijuana-related business and law news, click here Lansing — A familiar face in… Read more »

REPORT: Examining State Tax Revenue from Legal Marijuana

The legalization of marijuana has the potential to rake in revenue for those states involved. In 2018, Washington and California netted more than one-half-billion dollars from cannabis-related taxes. Take a look at the highest-grossing cannabis taxers from 2018. The following is a re-post of an article written by Niall McCarthy… Read more »