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Montana Judge Rules Dispensaries Can Reopen Immediately

Montana Judge Rules Dispensaries Can Reopen Immediately

Montana Judge Rules Dispensaries Can Reopen Immediately

On Dec. 7, 2016, District Judge James Reynolds ruled that a drafting error in Montana’s recently passed Initiative 182 cannot delay the medical marijuana initiative’s implementation, immediately striking down a three-patient limit that previously went into effect on Aug. 31, as reported by the Associated Press.

Marijuana Legalization Montana 2016: Here's What to Know About State's I-182 Initiative

Marijuana Legalization Montana 2016: Here’s What to Know About State’s I-182 Initiative

While most states have relaxed restrictions on marijuana in recent years, Montana has gone backward. A relatively early adopter of medical marijuana in 2004, the state — which has a population of roughly 1 million people — once had 4,900 providers servicing nearly 30,000 patients.


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