Maryland House Votes To Reprimand Lawmaker Over EthicsThe Maryland House of Delegates voted Friday to reprimand a lawmaker for using his position to advocate for changes in awarding licenses to medical marijuana producers that could have resulted in a benefit to a company that employed him.
Medical Marijuana Panel to Hire Diversity ConsultantMaryland's medical marijuana commission is taking steps toward evaluating minority participation in the state's nascent cannabis industry, the panel's executive director said Monday after critics complained of a lack of minority-owned businesses among finalists to grow and the process the drug.
Medical Marijuana Chair Says He's Committed to DiversityThe chairman of Maryland's medical marijuana commission says the panel is committed to promoting racial diversity in the state's developing medical marijuana industry.
Md. Lawmakers Consider Legalizing Medical MarijuanaThere's a push to legalize medical marijuana here in Maryland. Monday night, patients flooded Annapolis, pleading with lawmakers to pass legislation in the state.