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Medical pot not a hot-button issue this year

Medical pot not a hot-button issue this year

HELENA — Medical marijuana has fallen far below the radar as a legislative issue this year, in sharp contrast to the 2011 session.

February 05, 2013 8:06 pm Related Loading…

Medical marijuana provider's trial pushed back

MISSOULA — A judge has pushed back the trial of a former University of Montana quarterback and medical marijuana provider accused of breaking federal drug laws.

December 06, 2012 5:11 pmLoading…
Support slim for pot provider's challenge of raids

Support slim for pot provider's challenge of raids

HELENA — A Montana medical marijuana provider staring down an 80-year prison sentence has become something of a martyr among pot advocates, but he's not finding much support for his constitutional challenge of the federal raids that landed him in jail.

November 25, 2012 2:36 pmLoading…

18 months later, grim times for ex-pot providers

HELENA — When federal agents raided 26 Montana medical marijuana provider homes, businesses and warehouses in March 2011, prominent among those targeted were the owners of Montana Cannabis.

September 09, 2012 2:35 pmLoading…

Gillette doctor indicted for illegal painkiller distribution

CASPER, Wyo. — A Gillette doctor has been indicted on 11 counts of distributing the powerful and potentially addictive painkillers hydrocodone and oxycodone, according to federal court records.

March 22, 2012 11:30 pmLoading…
Judge: Federal law trumps Montana's medical pot law

Judge: Federal law trumps Montana's medical pot law

HELENA — A judge has ruled that Montana's medical marijuana law doesn't shield providers of the drug from federal prosecution, delivering a new blow to an industry reeling from a state and federal crackdown.

January 23, 2012 11:51 amLoading…

Former U.S. attorney: Strict medical pot law in Montana may be OK

HELENA - Montana's former U.S. attorney says he believes the federal government would be comfortable with state medical marijuana laws that are tightly written and allow very few people to legally use the drug.

September 20, 2011 12:24 pmLoading…

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