The town of Bessemer, Michigan has voted to spend approximately $3,400 to purchase a device to smell marijuana plants and train police officers in its use. “The city of Bessemer stinks,” council member Linda Nelson said. “You can smell marijuana everywhere. We’ve got people who can’t sit in their backyard because the smell from their […]

Michigan residents will be able to legally purchase marijuana from stores beginning Dec. 1, the state Marijuana Regulatory Agency announced. Any businesses seeking a recreational license to grow more than 1,000 plants, process or sell recreational marijuana must currently be licensed under the state’s medical marijuana licensing rules. See the original article at M Live

In the midst of the state’s medical marijuana regulatory chaos, the capital of Michigan has announced that it will not be seeing any profit from this operating year of its medical marijuana program. Lansing city administrators say that excise taxes will not be bringing in as much money as previously estimated, given language of last […]

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Saliva testing is being pushed by a group of Michigan legislators and by the Michigan State Police. But researchers who have studied the method said results are inconsistent and misleading, especially when applied to the 100,000 plus residents who are allowed to use medical marijuana. The saliva test would add evidence needed to justify an […]

Over a dozen marijuana activists talked freedom at  the 43rd Hash Bash held on the University of Michigan campus. An estimated crowd of 8,000 people attended Saturday’s festival to rally for the decriminalization and legalization of marijuana. There was only one arrest. “It’s all about getting high, playing music, making art and getting your head where […]