Medical Marijuana

Nancy Grace Debates 2 Chainz on Marijuana Legalization…See Who Wins

Nancy Grace Debates 2 Chainz on Marijuana Legalization…See Who Wins

Rapper 2 Chainz appeared on Nancy Grace’s show to debate the pros and cons of legalizing recreational marijuana.  While most of the questions were addressed to 2 Chainz, he...
Illinois Medical Marijuana Program in Limbo as New Governor Takes Office

Illinois Medical Marijuana Program in Limbo as New Governor Takes Office

Monday marked Illinois Governor Pat Quinn’s final day in office.  One task that he did not complete before the end of his term was awarding medical marijuana business licenses,...
California’s First Native American Tribe-Sanctioned Medical Marijuana Operation Will Soon be Established

California’s First Native American Tribe-Sanctioned Medical Marijuana Operation Will Soon be Established

A Ukiah Indian rancheria is about to become the site of California’s first tribe-sanctioned, large-scale indoor medical marijuana cultivation and distribution operation. The 250-member Pinoleville Pomo Nation revealed Thursday...
Florida Medical Marijuana Supporters Reveal New Legalization Plan for 2016

Florida Medical Marijuana Supporters Reveal New Legalization Plan for 2016

Medical marijuana legalization failed in Florida in 2014 after only receiving 57.6% of the vote.  The constitutional amendment needed 60% of the vote to pass. Now, supporters are making...
Ohio Group Announces Plans for Marijuana Legalization in 2016

Ohio Group Announces Plans for Marijuana Legalization in 2016

A Cleveland-based group, Ohioans to End Prohibition, has announced it plans to propose a constitutional amendment on the 2016 ballot that would legalize both recreational and medical marijuana in...
Seattle City Attorney Suggests Advancements to Marijuana System

Seattle City Attorney Suggests Advancements to Marijuana System

On Monday, Seattle City Attorney Pete Holmes issued new policy that would make advancements to the city’s legal marijuana program.  The proposal calls for allowing people to grow marijuana...
Judge Blocks Restrictions on Montana Medical Marijuana Law

Judge Blocks Restrictions on Montana Medical Marijuana Law

On Friday, District Judge James Reynolds of Helena blocked several key provisions of Montana’s medical marijuana law, including the ban on the advertising of marijuana and the prohibition against...
Georgia to Begin Medical Marijuana Oil Studies for Children

Georgia to Begin Medical Marijuana Oil Studies for Children

Researchers at Georgia Regents University will start providing medical marijuana oils to children who suffer from uncontrollable seizures.  Others can begin enrolling in a 50-patient trial. “It’s very exciting,”...
Four Marijuana Bills Planned in Maine

Four Marijuana Bills Planned in Maine

In the 2015 legislative session, Maine legislators will be weighing in on four marijuana-related measures. The measures vary. One aims to legalize recreational marijuana in Maine. Another would set...
Colorado Activists Working to Get Gun Protections for Marijuana Users

Colorado Activists Working to Get Gun Protections for Marijuana Users

The Colorado Campaign for Equal Gun Rights is working to gain protections for marijuana users who want to carry concealed weapons. The group is working to put a question...