Category Archives: Uncategorized

29 Nov
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MTCIA Statement on Governor’s Proposed 6% Tax of Medical Cannabis

First, we recognize that the Governor’s budget never ends exactly how it starts. There’s a long road ahead and it might be premature to react. That said, medications are not taxed in Montana so objections to singling out cannabis for ...

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25 Nov
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Giving Thanks this Holiday & A Salute to the Past

Designed as a trade association, the MTCIA has been an important tool for getting things done in Montana. The organizational structure was already there in place, if not active, when the crisis of SB 423 happened in 2011. Founder Nathan ...

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23 Nov
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MTCIA Files to Eliminate 3-Patient Limit Immediately

Today, Montana Cannabis Industry Association (MTCIA) attorney, Jim Goetz, filed in Montana First Judicial District Court for a declaratory injunction and an alternative writ of mandamus requesting that the Court direct the Montana Department of Health and Human Services to ...

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11 Nov
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Appreciate the Victory, Preparing to Move Forward

Big breath. Pat yourself on the back. Thank the voters who protected access to medical marijuana in Montana. I-182 has passed. Access is restored. The election results must be certified by December 5, at which time I-182 becomes Montana’s new ...

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09 Nov
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Before They Start Reporting the Results Tonight

The MTCIA would like to extend their appreciation to all the patients willing to share their lives and private challenges in order to help thousands of their fellow Montanans. We thank the providers and others who stepped up to assure ...

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22 Oct
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I-182 and Polls

How do you know the Mason-Dixon poll question on the medical marijuana initiative, I-182, is a politically-driven push poll, and how does the polling change when you use the actual ballot language rather than the mischaracterizing rhetoric? Here’s how the ...

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15 Oct
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Have You Seen the Ad for I-182?

Katie Mazurek is doing so much to help the thousands of people in Montana who use medical cannabis to treat their debilitating illness and the symptoms that often accommodate chronic illnesses. Don’t let her work for so many be in ...

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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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