Medical Marijuana

Georgia Senator Proposes Marijuana Legalization

Georgia Senator Proposes Marijuana Legalization

State Senator Curt Thompson has filed joint proposals for the consideration in the next legislative session that would fully legalize recreational marijuana in Georgia. Senate Resolution 6 would be...
Health Canada Makes New Medical Marijuana Advertising Regulations

Health Canada Makes New Medical Marijuana Advertising Regulations

Health Canada has released new regulations for medical marijuana advertising. Warning letters have been issued to commercial marijuana growers throughout Canada setting limits on how their marijuana products can...
Bill Would Allow VA to Recommend Medical Marijuana for Veterans

Bill Would Allow VA to Recommend Medical Marijuana for Veterans

The Veterans Equal Access Act was introduced by two US Representatives who hope to allow medical staff within the Veterans Affairs system enroll patients in medical marijuana programs in...
New Jersey Approves Fourth Medical Marijuana Dispensary

New Jersey Approves Fourth Medical Marijuana Dispensary

New Jersey officials have approved a fourth medical marijuana dispensary to start preparing to sell medical marijuana to patients. The Breakwater Alternative Treatment Center has been issued a permit...
Colorado Creates First Marijuana Credit Union

Colorado Creates First Marijuana Credit Union

Colorado’s Division of Financial Services has issued a credit-union charter that would create the first ever financial institution geared directly toward handling the finances of marijuana businesses. The Fourth...
New Study Confirms Marijuana Can Shrink Brain Cancer

New Study Confirms Marijuana Can Shrink Brain Cancer

A new study from the Oncology Department at St. George’s University in London has found that THC and cannabidiol (CBD) can drastically reduce the size of brain tumors for...
Medical Marijuana Oil Bill Filed in Georgia

Medical Marijuana Oil Bill Filed in Georgia

On Monday, Georgia Representative Allen Peake filed House Bill 1, which would allow patients to use cannabis oil to treat seizure disorders in both children and adults. Monday was...
Nevada’s Medical Marijuana Reciprocity Could Lead to New Level of Tourism

Nevada’s Medical Marijuana Reciprocity Could Lead to New Level of Tourism

Starting in early 2015, Nevada’s medical marijuana program will feature a reciprocity agreement which allows medical marijuana patients with recommendations from other states to purchase their medicine in Nevada....
Maryland Panel Approves Medical Marijuana Regulations

Maryland Panel Approves Medical Marijuana Regulations

On Thursday, a Maryland commission approved regulations to establish a medical marijuana system in the state.  The regulations will now be presented to a legislative panel and the state’s...
Study Claims Marijuana Use Causes Changes to The Brain

Study Claims Marijuana Use Causes Changes to The Brain

A new study from the Center for Brain Health at the University of Texas in Dallas shows that the brains of marijuana users are different than the brains of...