PA.’s Medical Pot Law Gets High Ratings

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By Evan Brandt, MARCH 12, 2017 — 8:50 AM — Published by: Daily Times News As a rush of medical marijuana investors flood Southeastern Pennsylvania in the scramble to obtain one of the two growing permits allotted to the region, the law that makes it all possible is already being graded. Pennsylvania’s medical marijuana law, enacted last April, […]

Pa. Auditor General: Legalize Pot to Close Budget Gap

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By Karen Langley, MARCH 6, 2017 — 6:04 PM EST — Published by: The Inquirer Daily News   HARRISBURG – Pennsylvania Auditor General Eugene DePasquale says he knows where the state could find money to help close its budget gap: Allow — and tax — recreational use of marijuana. At a Capitol news conference Monday, DePasqule said he estimates Pennsylvania […]

Pitt Alum Offers Legal Advice for Cannabis Industry

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By Rebecca Peters, March 3, 2017 – Published by The Pitt News: pittnews.com Pitt alumna Sarah Carlins is making Pennsylvania a little greener, one court case at a time. As chair of Houston Harbaugh’s Health Care Law Department in Pittsburgh, Carlins provides legal counsel and representation to business owners, patients, employees and shareholders in the […]

Three Marijuana Growers Eyeing Hanover-Adams

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By Lindsay C. VanAsdalan, March 2, 2017 at 5:54 PM – Published by The Evening Sun News: www.eveningsun.com Three companies are applying for permits to operate medical marijuana growing/processing facilities and dispensaries in the Hanover-Adams area. Pennsylvania’s Medical Marijuana Program became effective in May, allowing for four marijuana dispensaries and two processing facilities in each of six regions in the state, as […]

Retired Policeman Wants to Open Medical Marijuana Dispensary

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By Sam Galski, February 26, 2017 for StandardSpeaker.com Jeff Turse is eying a career change that could take him from law enforcement to Luzerne County’s lone state-licensed medical marijuana dispensary. The retired Hazleton police officer recently launched a social media page dedicated to Thera Green, a medical marijuana dispensary that he and a partner hope […]

Medical Marijuana Gives Life to Seizure-stricken Girl

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By Vicky Taylor, February 27, 2017 – Published by PublicOpinionOnline.com Medical marijuana has made a huge difference in the quality of life for Karen and Jeff Diller’s Daughter Karly. A dispensary proposed for Chambersburg would help that continue. CHAMBERSBURG – Karen Diller is a staunch supporter of Pennsylvania’s medical marijuana legislation, and the York startup that wants to […]