Drug Trafficking

Editorial: Creating network for medical marijuana distribution seems unnecessary

With state approval of medical marijuana in place, production and distribution of this substance is now taking up the time of a state commission and of the Carroll County commissioners. Still to be decided are such issues as where to grow it, where to manufacturer it, and where those with legitimate prescriptions can obtain it. A state commission has deciding on broad-based regulations and did so recently after spending several months holding public hearings throughout the state. Meanwhile, local jurisdictions including Carroll, are weighing zoning and master plan changes to make sure that the distribution points and potential manufacturing locations in the county are in places where...