Category Archives: Pennsylvania Medical Cannabis Business & Marijuana Legal News

Pennsylvania to let state schools team with more than one medical cannabis firm

Pennsylvania regulators are opening up applications for more medical marijuana companies to partner with the eight state medical schools to research the health effects of cannabis. Moving forward, state medical schools will be allowed to team with more than one MMJ company to conduct research. According to the Philadelphia Inquirer, the Pennsylvania health department widened […]

Pennsylvania may expand medical cannabis qualifying conditions list

It may soon become easier for more patients to purchase medical cannabis in Pennsylvania, a development that could boost dispensary sales. The state’s Medical Marijuana Advisory Board approved a new process for adding medical ailments to the list of treatable conditions, the Tribune-Review reported. In coming weeks regulators will start accepting petitions for new conditions […]

MJ Freeway slowdowns disrupt Pennsylvania medical cannabis retail sales

Some medical marijuana retailers in Pennsylvania were forced to suspend sales last week because of system slowdowns and errors in the MJ Freeway seed-to-sale tracking software that the state uses to keep tabs on the MMJ market. According to an MJ Freeway statement emailed to Marijuana Business Daily, the system did not go down Thursday, but a […]

How marijuana companies can keep staffs intact during market launch delays

Solveo Wellness CEO Sara Gullickson, center, is flanked by her Pennsylvania company’s staff. (This is an abridged version of a story that appears in the August issue of Marijuana Business Magazine.) In new cannabis markets where compliance, scarce supply or testing logjams can delay cultivation and retail operations, it’s critical to retain talent during slowdowns and […]