Posts Tagged ‘ Recreational marijuana ’

PPD hosts meetings about marijuana Thursday.

February 27, 2019

PPD hosts meetings about marijuana Thursday. #PentwaterPoliceDepartment PENTWATER – The Pentwater Police Department is hosting two presentations Thursday, Feb. 28, targeting business owners and landlords in the Pentwater area about the legalization of recreational marijuana. “December 6, 2018, the possession of recreational marijuana became legal in Michigan,” states a post on PPD’s Facebook page. “As operators of local bars, restaurants,…

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Communities nix marijuana dispensaries.

January 4, 2019

Communities nix marijuana dispensaries. #Proposal1 By Allison Scarbrough, Editor. OCEANA COUNTY – One third of Oceana County’s 23 total municipalities have nixed recreational marijuana dispensaries. With the state-wide legalization of marijuana through the passage of Proposal 1 last November, it is up to each individual municipality’s governing board or council to vote on allowing the sale of marijuana in their…

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Marijuana legalization will increase ‘drugged driving’ offenses, officials say.

November 14, 2018

Marijuana legalization will increase ‘drugged driving’ offenses, officials say. #OceanaCounty By Allison Scarbrough, Editor. HART – A big concern for local law enforcement officials with the recent state-wide passage of Proposal 1, which legalizes marijuana for recreational use, is that more people are going to get behind the wheel when they are high. Operating under the influence of drugs (OUID)…

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Legalizing marijuana will spark problems, officials say.

October 9, 2018

Legalizing marijuana will spark problems, officials say. By Allison Scarbrough, Editor. SHELBY – A proposal to legalize recreational marijuana in Michigan will appear on the Nov. 6 ballot, and two experts in law enforcement provided their perspectives on the topic Tuesday, Oct. 9. Approximately 55 people attended a three-hour forum, “High Expectations — Understanding Legalized Marijuana,” at the Shelby Optimist…

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