Entries by MCL Admin

Emergency MRA Rules: Expired IDS

New MRA Emergency Rules issued today stating that provision centers are temporarily allowed to sell or transfer marijuana to a patient or caregiver who presents a registry identification card that expired within the preceding 60 days.   This chart will tell you when 61 days have occurred on the ID (or when it is not […]

Michigan’s Controversial Pot Ad: Josh Covert Weighs In

Did you see the controversial pot ad that The Michigan Department of Health and Human Services released recently? If not, scroll down and watch it. MCL AdminThe Michigan Cannabis Lawyer Admin is the profile for the cannabis attorneys here at Covert Law Firm. www.micannabislawyer.com

Michigan Cannabis Automobile Search Rules 2020

Federal Cannabis Automobile Search Rules In a recent decision out of the Ninth Circuit Court of Appeals, United States v. Gray, the odor of marijuana in a motor vehicle could provide the probable cause necessary for a warrantless search automobile search in a state that has legalized adult use of marijuana. What does this mean […]

Ann Arbor Hash Bash 2020 – Rescheduled & Live Streamed

Long ago, Michigan started protesting how ridiculous it is for cannabis to be stigmatized and be criminalized. So every first Saturday in April people gather at the U of M campus and openly consume. But this year will be different. A disease is sweeping the nation and events and even schools all across Michigan are […]

Two Marijuana Speakeasies Busted

Lounges Raided Two Marijuana Speakeasies were raided by the police recently and shut down for not having a Michigan Marijuana License. Call our office (517) 512-8364 or leave a comment below if you have questions about what you can do to prevent this happening to you. MCL AdminThe Michigan Cannabis Lawyer Admin is the profile […]

Michigan Politicians Support Legalization at 2019 Hash Bash

2019 Hash Bash Recap The 48th Annual Ann Arbor 2019 Hash Bash festival took place on April 6, and was an overwhelming success in the eyes of City Council Members. Big names in Michigan politics attended and spoke at the event. MCL AdminThe Michigan Cannabis Lawyer Admin is the profile for the cannabis attorneys here at […]

Hemp License in Michigan – New Hemp Program Allows for Licenses

Hemp License in Michigan Information The State of Michigan Department of Agriculture & Rural Development (MDARD) recently announced a pilot program for industrial hemp. This new program comes after President Trump signed the 2018 Federal Farm Bill into law which provided a framework for the states to create and regulate hemp industries. MCL AdminThe Michigan […]

Get Cannabis Brand Licensing in Michigan

The Michigan Bureau of Marijuana Regulation (BMR) says yes, cannabis brand licensing is legal in Michigan On March 21, 2019, the Bureau of Marijuana Regulation (BMR) released an advisory bulletin. This bulletin states that a cannabis brand or recipe can be licensed to a licensed facility. If you have an existing brand and want to […]

Does smoking marijuana impair your ability to drive?

The Michigan Impaired Driving Safety Commission was created and given the task of conducting research in order to recommend a scientifically supported threshold of △9-THC. This threshold, much like the .08 blood alcohol level threshold, would indicate to Michigan police whether or not a cannabis user is considered impaired while driving. MCL AdminThe Michigan Cannabis […]

Michigan Governor Moves to Abolish Medical Marijuana Licensing Board

Medical Marijuana Licensing Board Abolished Today, March 1, 2019, Gov. Gretchen Whitmer issued an order effectively abolishing the Medical Marijuana Licensing Board. The Marijuana Regulatory Agency will take its place and oversee the regulation of both medical and recreational marijuana licensing. Gov. Whitmer was quoted saying, “All elements of this Agency have been designed to […]