Blog

11 Oct
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Does Rep. Zinke Stand with Zabawa Against Medical Marijuana Access in Montana?

Why is the MTCIA concerned that Steve Zabawa sits on Representative Ryan Zinke’s health care policy advisory committee? Back in 2011, Steve Zabawa wanted in on the medical marijuana program in Montana. He wanted 10% of a provider’s income on ...

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03 Oct
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Statewide Meeting October 8

There will be a statewide MTCIA sponsored meeting on Saturday, October 8 at 6:30 p.m. at the Best Western/Gran Tree in Bozeman. Members of the board of the MTCIA and of the I-182 steering committee will be in attendance.  Patients ...

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14 Sep
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Support I-I82. Restore and Regulate Medical Marijuana in Montana

The MTCIA is a supporter of the campaign for I-182 to re-establish medical marijuana access in Montana and create a responsible, accountable system for providing medical marijuana to physician-referred patients. All donations to I-182 go directly to the campaign for ...

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29 Aug
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The Shutdown

Thousands of patients are about to lose access to a plant-based medicine that eases their pain enough to function; stops their seizures; allows them to sleep; allows them to eat; and more. This is the result of the 2011 legislation, ...

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27 Aug
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Where we stand…

We realize that many people are frustrated and confused by the stories in the press and rumors online. We understand completely, and we certainly share your frustration. However, we also want to make it very clear that removing the section ...

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26 Aug
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The Clerical Error

There is a clerical error in the initiative. A 9 should be a 7 in effective date section. We have documentation that demonstrates our intent in regards to which provisions were to go into effect immediately. We have the draft ...

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24 Aug
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Care. Be Safe. Be Smart. Vote.

With Aug 31 date just days away, we know many patients are beyond concerned. We know many are flat out frightened. We recognize, too, that there are providers who feel committed to these patients. The idea of choosing one person’s ...

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17 Aug
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Reynolds Rules Against Stay; Get Out and Vote

We are sad to report an unfavorable ruling from Judge Reynold’s court. Our stay on the August 31 implementation date has been denied. In Reynold’s letter, he states that the Court granting the stay would interfere with the Montana Supreme ...

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10 Aug
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The Legislative Session Is Coming – Become Part of the Discussion

Wondering what to do in these uncertain times for medical marijuana in Montana? The MTCIA is committed to continuing the work. Aug. 31 is looming, but with your support and your vote we will pass I-182 come November. The MTCIA ...

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15 Jul
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Will There Be a Campaign?

What a week. We get the news I-182 made the ballot. The people of Montana are behind a responsible, accountable medical marijuana law. We extend our thanks to those who supported the effort to bring I-182 to the ballot. On ...

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