Medical marijuana is now available in Maryland, more than four years after the General Assembly passed a law legalizing it.
Standing up the industry — with growers, processors, dispensaries and doctors — took longer than expected. The law needed to be tweaked, rules needed to be written and legal battles needed to be fought over who won licenses.
Here’s what prospective users need to know about medical marijuana.
Who is eligible to get a recommendation for medical marijuana in Maryland?
State law says the Maryland Medical Cannabis Commission “is encouraged to approve” medical...