New Mexico dispensary stays open despite State Fair violation

A New Mexico judge has issued a ruling that prohibits the state health department¬†from imposing a penalty against a medical marijuana¬†dispensary for displaying a cannabis plant at last summer’s State Fair. The Santa Fe New Mexican reported that Judge David Thomson ruled that requiring New Mexico Top Organics-Ultra Health to close for five days was an excessive punishment not supported by law. He did uphold a $100 fine for the dispensary. The nonprofit marijuana¬†producer had filed a petition saying the closure would’ve resulted in a loss of $150,000 and deprived patients of medicine. Top Organics-Ultra Health Chief Financial ... New Mexico dispensary stays open despite State Fair violation is a post from: Marijuana Business Daily: Financial, Legal & Cannabusiness news for cannabis entrepreneurs