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When a shrink goes a little crazy

Posted by   /  May 5, 2016  /  Featured News, Government and Politics, Medical Marijuana, Rose Law Group  /  No Comments

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From the Rose Law Group Growlery By Phil Riske | Senior Reporter/Writer Dr. Ed Gogek, an addiction psychiatrist and author of Marijuana Debunked, has written an excellent column on the role marijuana possession has played in prison incarcerations and media reporting on it. The self-proclaimed liberal, has spent 30 years treating addicts and alcoholics. He […]

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Just because it’s legal doesn’t mean tenants may smoke it; but medical patients should not be prohibited, says Rose Law Group Partner Ryan Hurley

Posted by   /  May 1, 2016  /  Government and Politics, Medical Marijuana, Real Estate, Rose Law Group  /  No Comments

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By Clare Trapasso | realtor.com The party may be over for some California stoners before it’s officially begun. With speculation mounting that the Golden State will legalize recreational marijuana, a California lawmaker has introduced a bill that would allow landlords to ban tenants from smoking weed within their own homes, according to The Sacramento Bee. […]

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Physicians advocate for regulated cannabis; PTSD study okayed

Posted by   /  April 21, 2016  /  Government and Politics, Health Care, Medical Marijuana  /  No Comments

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By Phil Riske | Senior Reporter/Writer As stated in its “Declaration of Principles,” Doctors for Cannabis Regulation believes cannabis prohibition is harmful, causes far more harm than good and should instead be regulated like alcohol and tobacco. “Prohibition is harmful, ineffective and unnecessary, the physicians group said. The publication says cannabis regulation would permit legalization […]

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Rose Law Group Partner Laura Bianchi featured in ‘Phoenix New Times’ for entrepreneurial legal work

Posted by   /  April 21, 2016  /  Medical Marijuana, Rose Law Group  /  No Comments

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Rose Law Group is pleased to announce that Partner and Director of Estate Planning Laura A. Bianchi was recently featured in the Phoenix New Times for her entrepreneurial work with the cannabis industry and her involvement with Women Grow. Source: http://digitalissue.phoenixnewtimes.com/publication/?i=298224&p=26

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Phoenix eyes MMJ zoning; Rose Law Group Partner Ryan Hurley says such would hinder the business

Posted by   /  April 7, 2016  /  Dealmaker, Government and Politics, Medical Marijuana, Rose Law Group  /  No Comments

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By Brenna Goth | The Arizona Republic Phoenix could approve stricter zoning for medical-marijuana facilities Facilities would need to be farther from places of worship, daycare centers and homeless shelters The changes are preparation for the possible legalization of recreational marijuana Medical-marijuana facilities may soon have fewer options of where to open in Phoenix, through […]

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Let’s classify Girl Scout cookies as medicine

Posted by   /  March 17, 2016  /  Government and Politics, Health Care, Medical Marijuana  /  2 Comments

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From the Rose Law Group Growlery By Phil Riske | Senior Reporter/Writer This photo of a Girl Scout selling cookies in front of a medical marijuana dispensary went viral in 2014. It illustrates the organization’s marketing acumen gained from 83 years of raising funds. But now, we learn sales of legal marijuana have surpassed Girl […]

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Legal ‘gray area’ leaves Arizona medical marijuana patients at risk for eviction; Rose Law Group attorney Logan Elia discusses with 3TV & CBS 5

Posted by   /  March 11, 2016  /  Featured News, Medical Marijuana, Rose Law Group  /  No Comments

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By Derek Staahl | 3TV & CSB 5 Tucson News Now Medical marijuana may be legal in Arizona, but using it can still get you kicked out of your home. Some Valley landlords have provisions in their leases that specifically ban medical marijuana use, even by card-holding patients, and a violation can result in eviction. […]

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[SUNDAY FEATURE] Cracks appear as medical pot licenses up for grabs

Posted by   /  February 28, 2016  /  Government and Politics, Medical Marijuana  /  No Comments

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By Curt Prendergast | Arizona Daily Star For the first time since May 2012, the state will accept applications for medical-marijuana dispensary licenses this summer. The announcement by the Department of Health Services comes as Arizona patients spent $215 million on 19 tons of medical pot last year, nearly double the 10 tons purchased in […]

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The latest legal developments in the medical marijuana debate; interview with Rose Law Group partner Ryan Hurley

Posted by   /  February 19, 2016  /  Featured News, Government and Politics, Medical Marijuana  /  No Comments

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By Lisa Ellis and Nikki Kean | Practical Pain Management The new year has brought reasons to celebrate for medical marijuana proponents. A flurry of activity occurred at the end of 2015, including Congressional passage of the Rohrabacker-Farr amendment  (H.R. 83, Sec. 538)1 and the Drug Enforcement Agency (DEA) easing restrictions for medical marijuana research.2 According […]

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Facebook blocks some Arizona marijuana dispensary pages

Posted by   /  February 12, 2016  /  Media and Entertainment, Medical Marijuana  /  No Comments

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By Zac Pacleb and Lauren Michaels | Cronkite News One Scottsdale medical marijuana’s Facebook page features a video titled “Alcohol v. Marijuana” with a cameo by Snoop Dogg. A Yuma dispensary promotes a “Wednesday only” sale, featuring the strain “CBD Yummy” for $10 a gram. And a Phoenix dispensary highlights “Tangerine Dream,” its strain of […]

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