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The Associated Press Feb 9, 2018

PHOENIX — Voters would have another chance to weigh in on legalizing marijuana in Arizona under a proposal in the state House.

The proposal from Republican Rep. Todd Clodfelter of Tucson and Democratic Rep. Mark Cardenas of Phoenix was announced Thursday. If approved by the House and Senate, it […]

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Posted: Saturday, December 3, 2016 10:30 am
Howard Fischer Capitol Media Services

PHOENIX — Claiming the state is hoarding funds, two medical marijuana users want a judge to reduce the annual charge for the legally required registration cards.
In legal papers filed here, the attorney for Yolanda Daniels and Lisa Becker points out […]

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Cannabis comes to Las Vegas

On January 19, 2015 By

By Conor Shine
Monday, Jan. 19, 2015 |Las Vegas SUN

In the coming weeks, the first crops of cannabis will begin blooming in warehouses, the most tangible sign yet that medical marijuana is headed to Southern Nevada.

Businesses that received state approval in November have been busy preparing buildings, sourcing crops and getting ready to […]

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By Andrew Harris – Aug 22, 2014 Bloomberg.com

America is two nations when it comes to marijuana: in one it’s legal, in the other it’s not. The result is that people like B.J. Patel are going to jail.

The 34-year-old Arizona man may face a decade in prison and deportation following an arrest in 2012. On a trip […]

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By Ray Stern Tue., Mar. 4 2014, Phoenix New Times

Bill Montgomery has been stymied in two separate cases of medical-marijuana patients who possessed small amounts of concentrated marijuana.

Records show that the Republican county attorney will continue to try to saddle one of the valid patients with a felony conviction.

But before we tell you […]

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Tucson News Now

TUCSON, AZ (Tucson News Now) –

Those licenced to cultivate medical marijuana said abandoned and empty warehouses in Tucson would be the perfect sites for them to cultivate the crop and turn the eyesores into lucrative, money-making operations for the city.

In order to do that, the city […]

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Arizona has one of the most up-to-date and tightly regulated Medical Marijuana Programs in the country. The state has learned from the “Wild-West” MMJ states like California & Colorado, and designed a very efficient and tightly regulated industry for “ganjapreneurs” to compete in. Having these strict guidelines to abide by works in favor […]

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SUMMARY: Just over 50 percent of voters (50.13 percent) approved Proposition 203 on November 2, 2010. The law removes state-level criminal penalties on the use and possession of marijuana by patients who have “written certification” from their physician that marijuana may alleviate his or her condition. The law took effect on April 14, 2011. Patients […]

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Suit and Countersuit Delay Implementation

Last November, voters in Arizona approved a new medical cannabis law, making it the 15th state to remove criminal penalties for patients. But state officials in May asked a federal court to clarify whether its medical cannabis law conflicts with federal prohibition and have delayed implementation of the law while […]

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