Medical Marijuana

10% of Americans Admit to Going to Work High on Marijuana

10% of Americans Admit to Going to Work High on Marijuana

A new survey conducted by Mashable shows that 9.74% of Americans smoke marijuana before heading to work. Of those who smoke marijuana before going to work, only 20% obtain...
Colorado Health Authorities Vote Not to Limit Number of Patients Medical Marijuana Caregivers Can Serve

Colorado Health Authorities Vote Not to Limit Number of Patients Medical Marijuana Caregivers Can Serve

On Tuesday, the Colorado Board of Health voted 6-1 to delete a proposed change to the state’s rule for medical marijuana caregivers that would have limited caregivers to only...
Federal Judge Rejects Case to Reclassify Marijuana

Federal Judge Rejects Case to Reclassify Marijuana

A federal judge in Grand Rapids, Michigan has rejected claims that marijuana should be reclassified from a Schedule I substance.  The just also ruled that federal policy which lessens...
Colorado Records Higher Recreational Marijuana Sales Than Medical For First Time

Colorado Records Higher Recreational Marijuana Sales Than Medical For First Time

According to tax records released by the Colorado Department of Revenue on Wednesday, the state is selling more recreational marijuana than it is medical marijuana. The records show that...
Females Are More Sensitive to Marijuana Than Males

Females Are More Sensitive to Marijuana Than Males

A new study conducted by Psychology professor Rebecca Craft at Washington State University has found that females are more sensitive to marijuana than males. Specifically, Craft found that female...
Hawaii Medical Marijuana Dispensary Task Force Releases Report and Suggested Updates

Hawaii Medical Marijuana Dispensary Task Force Releases Report and Suggested Updates

The Hawaii Medical Marijuana Dispensary Task Force (HMMDTF) has released a report on the ways the state could improve its medical marijuana program.  While Hawaii legalized medical marijuana fifteen...
New Study Shows Benefits of Marijuana for PTSD Symptoms

New Study Shows Benefits of Marijuana for PTSD Symptoms

A new study conducted by Haifa University’s Department of Psychology in Israel shows that medical marijuana can help prevent changes in the brain that sometimes occur after trauma.  The...
2,000 People Apply For Medical Marijuana in Illinois in First Week

2,000 People Apply For Medical Marijuana in Illinois in First Week

Over 2,000 potential patients applied to participate in Illinois’ medical marijuana pilot program.  The state began accepting applications on Tuesday for patients with last names starting with A-L.  Patients...
South Carolina Committee Discusses Medical Marijuana Legalization

South Carolina Committee Discusses Medical Marijuana Legalization

On Wednesday, discussions will be held in South Carolina about the pros and cons of medical marijuana legalization. A committee has been gathered to research a potential medical marijuana...
Judge Blocks Marijuana Farmers Market in Los Angeles

Judge Blocks Marijuana Farmers Market in Los Angeles

A judge has blocked The California Heritage Market, a medical marijuana farmers market, from taking place.  Organizers have been forced to shut down the market. The preliminary injunction was...