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Parents Urging Lawmakers to Allow Medical Marijuana in Schools.

Parents Urging Lawmakers to Allow Medical Marijuana in Schools.

| April 17, 2015

AUGUSTA, Maine (AP) – Some parents are urging Maine lawmakers to allow medical marijuana in schools. The parents appeared Thursday before the Legislature’s Education Committee to express their support of a bill that would allow schools to provide accommodations for children who use medical marijuana. The Portland Press Herald reports that the bill is sponsored […]

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Maine Marijuana Compliance Check

Maine Marijuana Compliance Check

| April 16, 2015

AUGUSTA, Maine (AP) – Maine Sheriffs’ Association inspectors are reporting no major issues in the month and a half since the state hired them to conduct compliance checks on medical marijuana caregivers. The checks are unpopular with some caregivers, who grow marijuana for medical use. The Kennebec Journal (http://bit.ly/1CPOk3J ) reports caregivers say the checks […]

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Portland Man Arrested on Drug Charges

Portland Man Arrested on Drug Charges

| May 5, 2014

Portland, Maine- May 2, 2014- The Maine Drug Enforcement Agency announces the arrest of Danny Mitchell 48 of Portland, for Class D Unlawful Trafficking in Schedule Z Drugs (Marijuana). On April 29, at approximately 4:00pm, agents from the Cumberland District Task Force were conducting an operation in the 700 block of Congress Street. Unrelated to […]

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Med Marijuana Denied On Campus

Med Marijuana Denied On Campus

| November 13, 2012

Despite the legal use of medical marijuana in Maine, students in particular will find themselves in the mix of a conflicting governmental system.  If a student does have a prescribed medical marijuana card, they still have to follow the university of main’s “zero tolerance policy.”

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