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Understanding the Rules Governing Medical Use of Marijuana




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Medical Marijuana Compliance

If It Were Easy, Everyone Would Do It.

Current day, the marijuana business in the United States is much like the technology sector is the 1990s -- it is growing at a very brisk pace as more and more States come on board with either medical marijuana or recreational marijuana and people want to jump on board to that financial and market rocket. But how?

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If it were a tidy, seasoned market, you wouldn’t need legal advice like Attorney Maloney provides to jump in.

The fact of the matter is that marijuana business law compliance is squishy, fluid, and confusing. The marijuana industry isn’t the place to tap into your inner Atticus Finch and go it alone because it takes experience, depth of understanding, and strategy to succeed or at least minimize your risk. Look no further than the fact that there are municipal marijuana regulations, state marijuana laws, not to mention the Federal prohibition, all of which may not align with each other but govern the same geography.

Maloney Law provides insight and strategy to succeed in achieving your goals in the marijuana business market.

Speaking of Atticus Finch, he was a bad ass.

“I wanted you to see what real courage is, instead of getting the idea that courage is a man with a gun in his hand. It’s when you know you’re licked before you begin but you begin anyway and you see it through no matter what.” ~ Atticus Finch, To Kill A Mockingbird.

The quote has nothing to do with marijuana but simply a respectful nod to what a bad ass he was.

Marijuana Criminal Offenses?!?!

Trying to understand marijuana criminal law is a little like trying to understand differential equations: you could learn it but when the hell is it applicable? So you say to yourself "I know the basics" and then light up some fine Kush and you think you are all set.

Well, grasshopper, Maloney Law has some advice for you: learn it, live it, and leaf it!

What that means is decisions you make about whether you qualify for a medical marijuana card through a trusted provider, how you carry your formulation of choice for your medical needs, and the surrounding circumstances are all material if you catch law enforcement's attention.

Maloney Law could explain all the nuances which would be as exciting as the directions that came with your last cell phone purchase.

Below a simple table and bullet points that really drive home what you need to know most of the time.

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So you can see from the table, for example, that carrying 11 oz of flower with money in both pockets could be a lot worse for you than 5 oz in your pocket with money in the other pocket.

Be smart.

Get a medical marijuana card if you qualify, dude.

And always, just shut up and call Maloney Law if you are arrested or receive a summons.

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Experience is key dealing with Marijuana Compliance!

If you need legal representation, we are available to help.