Is medical marijuana headed for state regulation?
Under a three-bill package currently making its way through the state Legislature, Michigan could soon have a state-regulated medical marijuana industry.
The legislation, House Bills 4209, 4210 and 4827, would license medical marijuana dispensaries in communities that want them. The bills would also permit non-smokable forms of marijuana and create a seed-to-sale tracking system for cannabis plants.
In addition, the proposals would impose an 8 percent tax...