Maryland’s Medical Pot Industry

Prominent Trial Case Could Disrupt Maryland’s Medical Pot Industry

On Wednesday last week, a judge in Baltimore ruled that a high profile case, with the potential of disrupting Maryland’ fledgling weed industry, should go to trial. According to Circuit Judge Barry Williams, a trial would establish whether state regulators acted unlawfully when deciding which companies would win lucrative licenses to cultivate medical marijuana in the state. Lawyers for the state, who want the case thrown out of court, have a tough battle ahead. Williams dismissed their arguments and explained that, should the court determine that regulators awarded licenses improperly, it has the authority to order the Maryland Medical Cannabis Commission to re-review issued licenses and fix the situation accordingly. From the bench, Williams stated, “It is not something that can be determined at this juncture.” He has yet to set a date for the trial. Two of the 15 medical marijuana cultivation licenses issued by the state is now …

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