Entries by MCL Admin

Michigan CRA Issues Recall Bulletin and Product Advisory Bulletin

May 15, 2024 – In the interest of public health and safety, the Cannabis Regulatory Agency (CRA) issued a recall bulletin for 1,098 units of infused pre-rolls produced by Flavor Galaxy LLC (license no. AU-P-000373), located at 21015 John R Road, Hazel Park, MI 48030. In its investigation, the CRA discovered that Flavor Galaxy LLC […]

Cannabis Regulatory Agency Issues Reminder Regarding Illegal Sales of Marijuana in Michigan

April 23, 2024 – Today, Michigan’s Cannabis Regulatory Agency (CRA) reminded licensees and businesses of their roles and responsibilities regarding the selling of cannabis in Michigan. Under state law, THC is defined to include THCA and marijuana, generally, is defined as cannabis in any form with a THC concentration greater than 0.3%. Therefore, cannabis in […]

CRA Warns of Specific Scam Targeted at Michigan Licensed Cannabis Businesses

The Cannabis Regulatory Agency (CRA) is issuing this bulletin to notify licensed marijuana businesses about recent fraudulent activity in the cannabis industry. This week, the CRA was informed by a CRA-licensed business that they were contacted by an individual claiming to work for the CRA and asking for immediate payment of licensing fees under the […]

FY25 Budget Recommendation – elimination of monthly Metrc subscription fee

LANSING, MI – February 16, 2024: Cannabis Regulatory Agency (CRA) Executive Director Brian Hanna applauded Governor Gretchen Whitmer’s Fiscal Year (FY) 2025 Executive Budget Recommendation, which includes additional support for the agency’s initiatives. This year’s budget is balanced, fiscally responsible, does not raise taxes on Michiganders, and contains support for key CRA initiatives, including: Eliminating […]

CRA Issues $212,000 Fine and 30-Day Suspension of Vassar Licensee

January 25, 2024 – Today, the Cannabis Regulatory Agency (CRA) issued a $212,000 fine and a 30-day suspension of 664 Vassar, LLC, dba Premier Provisioning Center #2, located at 664 State Rd., Vassar, Michigan 48768. 664 Vassar, LLC’s license shall be suspended from Saturday, February 3, 2024 through Sunday, March 3, 2024. On April 21, […]

CRA Administrative Rules Correction: National Poison Control Hotline phone number UPDATE

An error in the Cannabis Regulatory Agency’s administrative rules has been corrected. Old/incorrect: • 504(4) “National Poison Control Center Hotline 1-800-222-1212,” New/correct: • 504(4) “National Poison Control Center Hotline 1-800-222-1222,” MCL AdminThe Michigan Cannabis Lawyer Admin is the profile for the cannabis attorneys here at Covert Law Firm. www.micannabislawyer.com

A Proclamation on Granting Pardon for the Offense of Simple Possession of Marijuana, Attempted Simple Possession of Marijuana, or Use of Marijuana

In Proclamation 10467 of October 6, 2022 (Granting Pardon for the Offense of Simple Possession of Marijuana), I exercised my authority under the Constitution to pardon individuals who committed or were convicted of the offense of simple possession of marijuana in violation of the Controlled Substances Act and section 48–904.01(d)(1) of the Code of the […]

CRA Adds Former Licensee to Michigan’s Marijuana Industry Exclusion List

December 14, 2023 – On November 14, 2023, the Cannabis Regulatory Agency issued a consent order and stipulation, resolving the formal complaint that had been issued on March 31, 2023, against the medical marijuana provisioning center license PC-000254 of Clark Street Investment Group Inc. dba The Reef, located at 6640 E. 8 Mile Road, Detroit, […]