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Brewer Approves Medical Marijuana Dispensary Rules 

Catherine Pegram

Brewer city councilors have approved new rules for medical marijuana dispensaries in town. They voted last night to pass them.Under the rules, only one dispensary and cultivation site will be allowed in Brewer. Both operations will have to be in the same building, with the same owner.The facility will also be limited to the city’s professional district on Dirigo Drive and must be at least 1,000 feet from a school.The rules are in response to the state’s new law allowing dispensaries to distribute marijuana for medicinal purposes.