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Ohio Will Miss Sept. 8 Deadline for Medical Marijuana Availability

Ohio said Tuesday that it will not have medical marijuana available by the September deadline due to inspection delays and other obstacles.

Map: Where to Find Ohio’s 56 Medical Marijuana Dispensaries

Ohio has licensed 56 locations that can sell medical marijuana once it becomes legal this fall. The state's 2016 medical marijuana law says the program must begin Sept. 8.

State Board Certifies Ohio Petition to Legalize Cannabis

Organizers are aiming to put the issue to voters next year.

Ohio Doctors May Now Apply to Recommend Medical Marijuana

By qualifying doctors to recommend cannabis, Ohio is finally getting the state's medical marijuana ball rolling.

After Error, Ohio Senator Seeks Review of Medical Cannabis Program

Legislation introduced by a Republican state senator would hold up grower, processor, and tester licenses until program flaws can be addressed.

Backers of Failed Ohio Legalization Effort Announce 2018 Push

Co-founders of Responsible Ohio revealed the "Free Market Adult Consumption of Marijuana" measure on Monday.

Ohio Criticized for Marijuana Consultant’s Past Drug Conviction

Jimmy Gould, CEO of CannAscend, an unsuccessful applicant, publicized the 2015 conviction to protest the selection process.

Ohio Picks 12 Large Growers for Medical Cannabis Program

The state rounded out the list of 24 companies authorized to produce medicinal crops under a new system expected to go live by September.

‘The Trouble With Pot, Said a Doctor I Know’: The Week in Cannabis Quotes

Art Garfunkel gets weird(er) and waxes poetic about the herb, seemingly everyone takes jabs at Jeff Sessions, an economist highlights legalization to reduce crime, and more.

Election 2017: Legalization Candidates and Measures Win Big

Races in Tuesday's election could have big implications for cannabis legalization—in a few states, at least.

Ohio Picks 11 Smaller Growers for Medical Marijuana Program

Ohio has chosen its first 11 growers for its medical marijuana program, but it could be months before they can start their first crop.

Ohio Picks 2 Vendors to Ramp up Medical Marijuana System

A pair of vendors has been selected to develop Ohio's seed-to-sale, medical marijuana tracking system and its online licensing system.

Ohio’s Aspiring Cannabis Growers: A Closer Look

Ohio has some of the country's highest licensing fees. Yet that hasn't deterred business owners, minorities, or out-of-state investors from applying.

Former Heisman-Winning QB Getting Into the Cannabis Industry

A former Heisman Trophy-winning quarterback will now be competing in the cannabis industry, as former NFLer Troy Smith is now entering the industry.

185 Apply for Ohio Medical Marijuana Cultivator Licenses

Ohio has received more than 180 applications for 24 licenses to grow cannabis under the state's new medical marijuana program.

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