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Maryland Marijuana

This State Just Decriminalized Marijuana Posession

The Huffington Post | Mollie Reilly | Posted 04.15.2014 | Politics

Maryland Gov. Martin O'Malley (D) has signed a bill decriminalizing marijuana possession in the state, following the passage of the measure in Marylan...

Maryland Marijuana Laws Leave Unanswered Questions

The Baltimore Sun | Mark Puente and Michael Dresser | Posted 06.14.2014 | Politics

Now that the state's medical marijuana program has been revived, officials say it will take about 15 months for the first patients to buy the drug leg...

In A Twist, Gov Expected To Sign Marijuana Decriminalization Bill

The Huffington Post | Paige Lavender | Posted 04.08.2014 | Politics

Maryland Gov. Martin O'Malley (D) is expected to sign a marijuana decriminalization bill passed by the Maryland General Assembly Monday, the Washingto...

Maryland Senate Passes Overhaul Of State's Medical Marijuana Law

The Huffington Post | Mollie Reilly | Posted 03.27.2014 | Politics

Maryland's state Senate has passed a bill overhauling the state's medical marijuana law, taking a key step toward making the drug more accessible to p...

Maryland Senate Advances Marijuana Decriminalization Measure

The Huffington Post | Paige Lavender | Posted 03.14.2014 | Politics

The Maryland state Senate advanced a marijuana decriminalization measure on Friday. The senate voted 36-8 on a Senate Bill 364, which would decrimi...

State Advances Marijuana Decriminalization Measure

The Huffington Post | Shadee Ashtari | Posted 03.10.2014 | Politics

The Maryland Senate Judicial Proceedings Committee passed a bipartisan bill to decriminalize the possession of small amounts of marijuana with an 8-3 ...

Maryland May Decriminalize Small Amounts Of Weed

The Huffington Post | Hunter Stuart | Posted 01.25.2014 | Politics

In addition to a proposed law to fully legalize marijuana, Maryland is contemplating a bill that would decriminalize possession of small amounts the d...

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This State Is Looking To Legalize Recreational Weed

HuffingtonPost.com | Hunter Stuart | Posted 01.25.2014 | Politics

Several Maryland lawmakers are following in Colorado's footsteps by planning to launch a bill to legalize marijuana for recreational use. The propo...

Martin O'Malley Totally Harshes Maryland's Mellow

The Huffington Post | Arin Greenwood | Posted 01.25.2014 | Politics

Call him Martin O'Malley, buzzkill in chief. Most Marylanders support making marijuana legal for adults, according to a poll commissioned last fall...

Poll: Most Marylanders Now Support Legal Marijuana

The Huffington Post | Arin Greenwood | Posted 10.03.2013 | Politics

Just as a ban on synthetic marijuana has gone into effect in Maryland, a new poll released Thursday finds widespread support there for the real thing....

Huge News For Medical Marijuana Supporters

The Baltimore Sun | Timothy B. Wheeler | Posted 06.06.2013 | DC

The General Assembly is poised to pass legislation that would make Maryland the 19th state to legalize marijuana use for medical reasons -- though how...

WATCH: Maryland State Senator 'Wouldn't Mind A Toke' Of Pot

HuffPost Live | John Stephens | Posted 04.08.2013 | HuffPost Live 321

A mayor called "Sugardaddie," a $200,000 cheese heist, and a lawnmower DUI? Thats just the beginning of this week's local news roundup. Check out e...

Maryland General Assembly Passes Medical Marijuana Bill

The Baltimore Sun | Erin Cox | Posted 06.02.2013 | DC

The General Assembly has passed a law that allows caregivers of patients who use medical marijuana to possess up to an ounce of pot without being conv...

Could Legalization Be Next?

The Baltimore Sun | Erin Cox | Posted 05.20.2013 | DC

As the Maryland Senate voted Tuesday to decriminalize possession of small amounts of marijuana, advocates for legalizing the drug saw an opening move ...

Big News For Maryland Weed Fans!

The Huffington Post | Will Wrigley | Posted 03.19.2013 | DC

Marylanders caught with marijuana may soon face a small fine instead of time behind bars. The Maryland Senate voted in favor of a bill to decrimina...

Maryland Weed Bills Would Do What?

The Frederick News-Post, Md. | Bethany Rodgers | Posted 05.16.2013 | DC

Lawmakers look at crackdown on synthetic pot, but legalizing real stuff ANNAPOLIS -- Real marijuana might prove more popular than its synthetic cousi...

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Pot Bills Move Forward In Maryland

HuffingtonPost.com | Lucia Graves | Posted 02.13.2012 | Politics

Maryland Del. Dan Morhaim (D-Baltimore County) introduced a pair of medical marijuana bills in the state House on Thursday, the latest development in ...