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Arizona MMJ News

News coverage on Arizona medical marijuana topics.

The winds of change continue to blow in our favor!   Via HighTimes: “Law enforcement agencies pulling shakedown maneuvers in medical marijuana states are now being forced back to the drawing board to develop an alternative to their once tried-and-true method for establishing probable cause: an officer claiming to smell weed. Several judges, including a......
It’s great to see so many seek and obtain medical marijuana legally here in Arizona. The program has truly been a success! Now if we can just get the state fees lowered a bit so even more patients can obtain the medicine they need!   Phoenix New Times: “Arizona has reached a marijuana-legalization milestone, with more than......
Now we just need to get California dispensaries to recognize and honor our MMJ cards.   Via Phoenix New Times: “Arizona’s medical-marijuana patients now can patronize newly opened dispensaries in Reno and Las Vegas and possess up to 2.5 ounces anywhere in Nevada. Arizona, like some of the other 23 states with medical-marijuana laws, allows people......
I had to look outside my window to see if pigs were flying after watching this video. Via Fox News 10 Phoenix: “A meeting is scheduled this Saturday for senior citizens to educate them on all things medical marijuana, and it also will feature Maricopa County Sheriff Joe Arpaio as a guest speaker. Arpaio wanted......
This group did a great job on the design! If this initiative makes it to the ballot and wins, there’s a good chance recreational users will pay more for marijuana than medical marijuana patients, similar to how Colorado handles it. This of course means it’s still in your best interest to become a patient if you have......
Soon it might be much easier to purchase your medical marijuana in Tempe. Via AZCentral “Eighteen-year-olds could soon be allowed in Tempe medical-marijuana dispensaries, and stores may be allowed to lengthen their hours. The changes would be part of a series of tweaks the city could make to its medical-marijuana rules. Dispensary operator Steve White is asking the city for......
As the article says, this ruling is a defeat for prosecutors trying to charge MMJ patients with DUI. Via AZDailySun: “People with marijuana in their system can escape drugged-driving charges if they can show they weren’t “high” enough to be impaired, the Arizona Supreme Court ruled this morning. The justices rejected a claim by two......
This time of year we always like to give back to the community that has given us so much support over the years. For the entire month of December, if you bring in 3 cans of food you will receive $50 off the Marijuana Doctor! Call us today to schedule an appointment. Remember, if you......
Rep. Kelly Townsend, R-Mesa, and Rep. Jay Lawrence, R-Scottsdale have both started pushing to make it more difficult to obtain medical marijuana for certain groups. Here’s the kicker, it may be illegal since the medical marijuana law was put in place by voters not the legislature. Via Tucson.com: “The Arizona Constitution spells out that voter-approved measures can......
Arizona lawmakers are trying to take power away from the voters with the proposed ‘voter underminer bill‘, HCR 2043. A house panel voted on it just this past Monday. As it currently stands, once an initiative has been adopted by voters, lawmakers are only able to alter it if it ‘furthers the purpose’ of the......