MJ Biz reports…

Inventory tracking firm Metrc has lost an appeal in Missouri over whether the company was contractually allowed to charge licensed medical cannabis businesses extra money for state-mandated plant tags.

The courts agreed with state officials that the cost of the tags should have been included in Metrc’s initial proposed cost for implementation when it won the state contract in 2019.

Metrc sued the state that same year, arguing it should have the right to charge businesses for the tags, which it claimed weren’t covered by the state contract fee of $5 million

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Metrc loses court fight over ‘tag fees’ for Missouri marijuana businesses