Medical Marijuana

Minnesota Medical Marijuana Vote Delayed

Minnesota Medical Marijuana Vote Delayed

A potential vote on medical marijuana legalization has been delayed in Minnesota.  The medical marijuana bill was attached to a separate health bill that was pulled from Wednesday’s docket...
New Jersey Governor Christie Will Consider Medical Marijuana Edibles

New Jersey Governor Christie Will Consider Medical Marijuana Edibles

On Thursday, New Jersey Governor Chris Christie said that he would consider allowing medical marijuana edibles for adults if there’s a need for it. At a town hall event...
State Cracks Down on Some Medical Marijuana Patients in Colorado

State Cracks Down on Some Medical Marijuana Patients in Colorado

A crackdown could be coming on some medical marijuana patients and caregivers in Colorado–specifically, those who are authorized to grow more than the standard number allowed by state law. ...
Nevada Officially Legalizes Sale of Medical Marijuana

Nevada Officially Legalizes Sale of Medical Marijuana

On Tuesday, the sale, growing, testing, and taxing of medical marijuana officially became legal in Nevada.  Despite the fact that the state’s new medical marijuana plan is in place,...
Oregon Officials to Allow Medical Marijuana Edibles

Oregon Officials to Allow Medical Marijuana Edibles

The Oregon Health Authority received backlash and feedback after announcing that they planned to ban all marijuana-infused edible products, prompting them to reverse their decision. In a new set...
Arizona Supreme Court Upholds Decision That Seized Marijuana Must be Returned

Arizona Supreme Court Upholds Decision That Seized Marijuana Must be Returned

On Monday, the Arizona Supreme Court refused to overturn Arizona court rulings that ordered the Yuma County Sheriff’s Department to return marijuana that was seized from a woman with...
Marijuana Issues Could Increase Voter Turnout

Marijuana Issues Could Increase Voter Turnout

A poll conducted by George Washington University shows that 40% of voters would be “much more likely” to go to the polls and vote if marijuana legalization measures were...
Maryland Senate Passes Amended Medical Marijuana Legislation

Maryland Senate Passes Amended Medical Marijuana Legislation

On Thursday, the Maryland Senate passed a Senate Bill which would give patients access to medical marijuana with a vote of 45-1.  The Senate version is much less restrictive...
Study Finds Medical Marijuana Legalization Does Not Lead to Increase in Crime

Study Finds Medical Marijuana Legalization Does Not Lead to Increase in Crime

A study released by researchers at the University of Texas at Dallas suggests that legalizing medical marijuana does not lead to an increase in crime.  The study shows the...
People with PTSD Can Now Use Medical Marijuana in Michigan

People with PTSD Can Now Use Medical Marijuana in Michigan

The Michigan medical marijuana review board has added Post Traumatic Stress Disorder (PTSD) to the state’s list of qualifying conditions for medical marijuana use.  Adding the condition was approved...