Colorado Asks US Supreme Court to Throw Out Neighboring States' Lawsuit Over Recreational Marijuana

On Friday, Colorado's Attorney General asked the US Supreme Court to throw out a lawsuit filed by Oklahoma and Nebraska over recreational marijuana in Colorado. Oklahoma and Nebraska filed the suit last year, claiming legal marijuana in Colorado is causing their legal systems to be backlogged and their crime rates to rise.  Ina  stern response, Colorado Attorney General Cy...

Federal Government Approves Arizona Medical Marijuana For PTSD Study

An Arizona researcher has been granted permission by the federal government to conduct research on the impact of medical marijuana on PTSD. Dr. Sue Sisley, who was terminated from the University of Arizona College of Medicine for reasons she believed to be linked to her interest in marijuana research, aims to study the impact of four marijuana strains on veterans. "It has be...

NC House Panel Rejects Medical Marijuana Proposal

On Wednesday, a North Carolina House committee unanimously voted down a proposal that would have legalized medical marijuana for people suffering from debilitating illnesses. One medical marijuana supporter present at the hearing felt so passionate about the committee's rejection that he struck Representative Dean Arp in the back.  No charges were filed but the man was requ...

Illegal Marijuana Trafficking Scheme Shut Down in Colorado

Colorado officials have won indictments against 32 individuals accused on being involved in a scheme to illegally grow marijuana in Colorado and traffic it to other states. The indictments come following raids on dozens of warehouses last October. According to the indictment, the raided grow facilities were not licensed by the state. The growers were operating under the pret...

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Georgia Senate Passes Medical Marijuana Bill

Georgia Senate Passes Medical Marijuana Bill

The Georgia Senate has passed a medical marijuana bill  that was proposed by  that was proposed by Representative Allen Peake. The legislation would legalize cannabis oil for people suffering...
Louisiana May Be Newest State to Tackle Marijuana Legalization in 2016

Louisiana May Be Newest State to Tackle Marijuana Legalization in 2016

Baton Rouge, Louisiana, Representative Dalton Honore has introduced House Bill 117, which would allow voters to weigh in on legalizing marijuana in Louisiana. If approved by the legislature, voters...
Colorado Marijuana Legalization Already Benefitting Local Schools

Colorado Marijuana Legalization Already Benefitting Local Schools

As part of Colorado’s legal marijuana program, part of the marijuana excise tax is to be contributed to local schools.  Schools are already seeing the benefits of these taxes,...
First Legal Medical Marijuana Collective Opens in San Diego

First Legal Medical Marijuana Collective Opens in San Diego

On Wednesday, San Diego county’s first legal marijuana shop, A Green Alternative, opened in Otay Mesa. While the 1,400 sq. foot shop has minimal signage to blend in with...
Medical Marijuana Bill Passes Georgia House Committee

Medical Marijuana Bill Passes Georgia House Committee

A bill to legalize medical marijuana passed a Georgia House committee Thursday.  The new legislation broadens efforts to bring medical marijuana to patients. The new legislation, House Bill 1,...
One Direction Members Have to Pay “Marijuana Bond” to the Philippines

One Direction Members Have to Pay “Marijuana Bond” to the Philippines

Two members from the pop band One Direction were required to pay a cash bond to the Philippines in order to enter the country, based on concerns that they...
Nevada Bill Would Allow Medical Marijuana for Pets

Nevada Bill Would Allow Medical Marijuana for Pets

A bill introduced Tuesday in the Nevada Legislature would allow people to use medical marijuana to help treat their pets’ medical conditions. The measure, introduced by Senator Tick Segerblom,...
Erin Go Dank! A St. Patrick’s Day History

Erin Go Dank! A St. Patrick’s Day History

St Patrick’s Day is the day us Irish folk gather together to raise our pints of Guinness in his honor and celebrate our heritage. Celebrated on March 17th, many...
CBD Oil Bill Moves Forward in Tennessee

CBD Oil Bill Moves Forward in Tennessee

On Tuesday, Tennessee Rep. Jeremy Faison’s  bill to legalize cannabis oil for medical purposes passed through the House Criminal Justice Subcommittee, but not without needing an amendment requiring a...
New Poll Shows Marijuana Support Growing in Pennsylvania

New Poll Shows Marijuana Support Growing in Pennsylvania

A new poll conducted by Robert Morris University shows that support for legalizing medical marijuana is growing in Pennsylvania. The survey showed that 67.5% of Pennsylvanians support legalizing marijuana...