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Colorado Funds Medical Marijuana Research

Colorado Funds Medical Marijuana Research

Grants worth $8 million have been granted to researchers in Colorado who will focus on whether marijuana helps to treat tumors, epilepsy, Parkinson’s disease, and PTSD. Researchers take these...
Illinois Officials Release Medical Marijuana Regulations for Children

Illinois Officials Release Medical Marijuana Regulations for Children

On Tuesday, Illinois health officials posted emergency rules for how children will be able to participate in the state’s medical marijuana program. According to the new rules, patients under...
California Court Rules to Protect Marijuana Concentrates Under Medical Marijuana Law

California Court Rules to Protect Marijuana Concentrates Under Medical Marijuana Law

Marijuana concentrates have been controversial among law enforcement officials who have argued they are not legal under California’s medical marijuana law.  However, on Friday a California appellate court ruled...
Kansas May Join Marijuana Lawsuit Against Colorado

Kansas May Join Marijuana Lawsuit Against Colorado

Kansas is considering joining Oklahoma and Nebraska in a lawsuit against Colorado which alleges their recreational marijuana program is leading to increased marijuana trafficking in neighboring states. Spokeswoman Jennifer...
Ohio Arrests Two in $1.1 Million Marijuana Bust

Ohio Arrests Two in $1.1 Million Marijuana Bust

Two people were arrested in Ohio last week for possssion of over $1 million worth of marijuana. Beth Devine and Terrance Hayes were pulled over on the Ohio Turnpike...
Ohio Marijuana Advocates Push for 2015 Ballot Issue

Ohio Marijuana Advocates Push for 2015 Ballot Issue

ResponsibleOhio, a marijuana advocacy group, is pushing to get a proposed constitutional amendment onto the 2015 ballot to legalize the use and sale of recreational marijuana for individuals 21...
Oklahoma and Nebraska Sue Colorado Over Legal Marijuana

Oklahoma and Nebraska Sue Colorado Over Legal Marijuana

On Thursday, Nebraska and Oklahoma filed the first major legal challenge to legalized marijuana in Colorado. The lawsuit was brought about by attorneys general in NE and OK, claiming...
Indiana Could Legalize Medical Marijuana

Indiana Could Legalize Medical Marijuana

Indiana State Senator Karen Tallian has filed a bill that would legalize medical marijuana. “It sets up the get-out-of jail free card for medical,” she said. “If you have...
Recreational Marijuana Sales Will Be Allowed in Anchorage

Recreational Marijuana Sales Will Be Allowed in Anchorage

On Tuesday, an ordinance that would have banned the sale of recreational marijuana in Anchorage, Alaska, failed with an Assembly vote of 9-2. The proposal to ban marijuana sales...
Texas to Consider Marijuana Decriminalization

Texas to Consider Marijuana Decriminalization

On Monday, a bill was introduced by Texas State Representative Joe Moody that intends to reduce state penalties for low-level marijuana possession by adults. The proposed bill would remove...