Category Archives: Maryland Medical Cannabis Commission

Maryland medical cannabis grower fined for using banned pesticides

The first company to be licensed as a medical marijuana grower in Maryland has been fined and handed a two-year probation for using banned crop-protection pesticides. Nationwide, cannabis cultivators and product manufacturers are facing closure, failed mandatory tests and increased scrutiny from regulators over pesticide concerns. The Maryland Medical Cannabis Commission on Tuesday ordered ForwardGro to […]

Dan Morhaim, who helped usher medical marijuana into Maryland then ran into controversy, is retiring

Published: Feb 6, 2018, 2:54 pm • Updated: Feb 6, 2018, 2:54 pm By Rachel Siegel, The Washington Post ANNAPOLIS, Md. – Maryland Del. Dan Morhaim will not seek another term in the General Assembly, ending a 24-year run in which he championed legislation for health and environmental causes, including helping to launch the state’s […]