Medical Marijuana

New Poll Shows Marijuana Support Growing in Pennsylvania

New Poll Shows Marijuana Support Growing in Pennsylvania

A new poll conducted by Robert Morris University shows that support for legalizing medical marijuana is growing in Pennsylvania. The survey showed that 67.5% of Pennsylvanians support legalizing marijuana...
Senate Reform Bill Would Legalize Medical Marijuana on Federal Level

Senate Reform Bill Would Legalize Medical Marijuana on Federal Level

A medical marijuana reform bill, the CARERS Act, introduced by Senators Rand Paul, Kristen Gillibrand, and Cory Booker would remove any federal barriers to states that want to allow...
Some People May Be Allergic to Marijuana

Some People May Be Allergic to Marijuana

A new report published in the journal Annals of Allergy, Asthma, & Immunology attests that individuals can be allergic to marijuana, just like they can be to other plants...
Nebraska Debates Medical Marijuana Legalization

Nebraska Debates Medical Marijuana Legalization

Nebraska Senator Tommy Garrett has introduced the Cannabis Compassion and Care Act, which aims to legalize medical marijuana for patients suffering from debilitating illnesses. The legislation was debated on...
Utah Lawmakers Pass Medical Marijuana Edible Proposal

Utah Lawmakers Pass Medical Marijuana Edible Proposal

On Thursday, a panel of Utah lawmakers voted to approve a proposal that would legalize the use of marijuana edibles for medical purposes by individuals suffering from debilitating illnesses....
Virginia Governor Passes Law to Protect Medical Marijuana Oil Users

Virginia Governor Passes Law to Protect Medical Marijuana Oil Users

On Thursday, Virginia Governor Terry McAuliffe signed into law legislation to decriminalize medical marijuana oils for medical purposes. House Bill 1445 and Senate Bill 1235 decriminalize THC-A oil and...
STUDY: Marijuana May Be Safer Than Originally Thought

STUDY: Marijuana May Be Safer Than Originally Thought

A new study published in the journal Scientific Reports finds that marijuana may be even safer than previously thought compared with other recreational drugs. Researchers aimed to quantify the...
Jamaica Decriminalizes Marijuana

Jamaica Decriminalizes Marijuana

On Tuesday, Jamaican lawmakers passed an act to decriminalize low-leel marijuana possession.  Additionally, they approved the creation of a licensing agency to regulate a medical marijuana industry on the...
Medical Marijuana Could Soon be Kosher

Medical Marijuana Could Soon be Kosher

Kosher medical marijuana could soon be available to Jewish patients in New York state.  Rabbi Moshi Elefant, head of the Orthodox Union’s kosher certification agency, says he has been...
Justice Department Drops Charges Against 70-Year-Old Medical Marijuana Cancer Patient

Justice Department Drops Charges Against 70-Year-Old Medical Marijuana Cancer Patient

70-year-old Larry Harvey faced federal charges after he was caught growing about 70 marijuana plants for medical purposes in Northeast Washington state.  Harvey was arrested two years ago by...