Category Archives: Medical Marijuana

3 Reasons Opening an Arizona Medical Marijuana Dispensary is Risky

For over a year now, Arizona has been slowly moving towards implementation of Phase 2 of the Arizona medical marijuana program. That phase involves opening up marijuana dispensaries to serve those individuals who have a valid marijuana card. The law … Continue reading

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Arizona Medical Marijuana September Update

As we move into September 2012 the latest statistics are out from the Department of Health Services. As of mid-August there were over 31,000 active Arizona medical marijuana card patients. There are probably over 32,000 cardholders as of this point, … Continue reading

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Things are Heating up with the Arizona Medical Marijuana Law

This month marks a milestone in the Arizona medical marijuana program. The Department of Health Services finally held the lottery drawing for medical marijuana dispensaries. Out of the 126 slots available, 27 of the areas received no application for a … Continue reading

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Medical Marijuana Dispensaries Cannot Make Normal Tax Deductions

In an IRS for tax ruling last week, precedent was set for medical marijuana dispensaries. And it was not a good one at all. The Vapor Room, which was a medical marijuana dispensary in California, lost a ruling in IRS … Continue reading

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Things to Know about Arizona Medical Marijuana Card Renewals

It is important to understand that when you obtain the Arizona medical marijuana card, it is only good for one calendar year. After that time, it needs to be renewed annually. Here are some important things to know when renewing … Continue reading

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Arizona Denies Four New Medical Marijuana Conditions

Recently, the Arizona Department of Health Services was considering for new conditions for the Arizona medical marijuana program. Once a year, the law for the program states that new conditions will be considered with a specific protocol for consideration. A … Continue reading

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New Poll Shows Over Half of Americans Support Legalizing Marijuana

In a new poll of over 1000 American adults, two thirds of Americans feel the country has a serious drug problem. Two thirds of the country also feels that the war on drugs has been a failure, and 52% of … Continue reading

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