Maryland unveils 102 dispensary license winners
The Maryland Medical Cannabis Commission announced the names of 102 applicants that have been awarded licenses to operate a dispensary in the state’s new MMJ market, which is expected to become one of the largest on the East Coast.
The companies were selected from 811 applications. They still must pass background checks before receiving the final go-ahead.
The commission, which has been dogged by complaints and lawsuits over its licensing program, said it employed a Nobel Prize-winning algorithm to help filter out the candidates.
In August, regulators announced the 15 growers and processors approved for licenses.
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