South Carolina Marijuana News


Williamson Daily News

House lacks signatures for marijuana special session
Williamson Daily News
CHARLESTON – Delegates concluded May interim meetings Tuesday without securing the 60 signatures needed on a petition to compel Gov. Jim Justice to call a special session for legislation to set up a banking system for the state’s new medical marijuana …

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More transparency, accountability needed in state government
WV News
But we also understand that there are legal snags that the other 30 states that have legalized medical marijuana didn’t face because then-President Obama’s administration turned a blind eye to the rules in place regarding banking transactions and the …

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Island Packet

He was pulled over for an equipment violation — and 398 doses of LSD were found, SC cops say
Island Packet
What started out as a routine traffic stop turned into a notable drug bust Tuesday, as South Carolina sheriff’s deputies discovered a man in possession of 398 doses of LSD. Christopher Simmons was driving a 2000 Dodge Neon in Summerville when a deputy …

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Cannabis Business Times

West Virginia Legislature May Revisit Medical Marijuana
Cannabis Business Times
CHARLESTON — A petition for the West Virginia Legislature to call itself into special session to fix the state’s medical marijuana bill failed during May legislative interim meetings, but that doesn’t mean lawmakers won’t reconsider the issue before …

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Olean Times Herald

South Carolina rallies past Missouri 4-2 at SEC tournament
Olean Times Herald
Missouri infielder Chris Cornelius (7) mishandles the throw as South Carolina infielder Madison Stokes (14) runs to second base during the fourth inning of a Southeastern Conference tournament NCAA college baseball game Tuesday, May 22, 2018, …

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Charleston Gazette-Mail

WV House lacks signatures for marijuana special session
Charleston Gazette-Mail
However, that launch date is in limbo since financial institutions in the state have notified state Treasurer John Perdue that, because marijuana is still illegal under federal law, they cannot accept any “deposits related to sales, fees, licenses, or …

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Huntington Herald Dispatch

West Virginia lawmakers hear audit reports during interims
Huntington Herald Dispatch
CHARLESTON, W.Va. (AP) — West Virginia lawmakers learned about audit reports on state purchasing cards and about missing Homeland Security assets during interim meetings Tuesday. The Legislature concluded the meetings after finishing a two-day …

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