Michigan

An aspiring cannabis business owner who says she has lived in or around Detroit most of her life is suing the city for allegedly discriminating against marijuana business license applicants who don’t meet the definition of who qualifies as a resident. The lawsuit was filed Tuesday in Wayne County CircuitContinue Reading

Michigan’s recreational cannabis market will open up to new competition beginning March 1, when applicants for multiple classes of adult-use marijuana licenses will no longer require an active medical MJ license to be eligible. The state’s Marijuana Regulatory Agency (MRA) reminded the industry of the licensing eligibility change in aContinue Reading

COVID lockdowns inspired a legion of new home growers. When their harvest came in, some stopped buying in retail stores. The post Michigan cannabis sales are down—and the reason may be in your neighbor’s backyard appeared first on Leafly. Read More: Michigan cannabis sales are down—and the reasonContinue Reading

Eaze has announced the ten winners of their Momentum grant, awarding $50,000 to cannabis entrepreneurs around the country. The post Eaze announces ten winners of $50k cannabis business grants appeared first on Leafly. Read More: Eaze announces ten winners of k cannabis business grantsContinue Reading

Two years after Michigan legalized weed, Detroit approved a licensing plan that offers city locals a chance to enter the industry. The post Detroit okays 75 retail marijuana shops; half will go to legacy residents appeared first on Leafly. Read More: Detroit okays 75 retail marijuana shops; halfContinue Reading

A worker making pre-rolls in Michigan decided to lick them closed. State regulators shut the whole operation down. The post Hey, who pre-licked my pre-roll? A cautionary tale in the time of COVID-19 appeared first on Leafly. Read More: Hey, who pre-licked my pre-roll? A cautionary tale inContinue Reading

Michigan marijuana regulators issued a broad product recall Thursday based on a “confirmed complaint” that a processing worker licked pre-rolls. The Michigan Regulatory Agency’s product recall covered more than 3,000 pre-rolls from 14 retail locations across the state. It’s unclear how many pre-rolls the worker allegedly licked. The processing centerContinue Reading

Questions are being raised about the feasibility of marijuana microbusiness licenses in Michigan in the wake of changes to a draft regulatory definition that ultimately reduced production of flowering plants. Michigan plant-count rules raise concerns about marijuana microbusiness viability is a post from: Marijuana Business Daily: Financial, Legal & CannabusinessContinue Reading