Medical Marijuana

Grand Jury Report Acknowledges Inconsistencies in CA County Marijuana Policy

Grand Jury Report Acknowledges Inconsistencies in CA County Marijuana Policy

A Grand Jury Report has been released highlighting the inconsistencies in marijuana policy in Tulare County, Ca.  The county is located in the California central valley and includes cities...
US Conference of Mayors Asks Obama Administration for Marijuana Policy Reform

US Conference of Mayors Asks Obama Administration for Marijuana Policy Reform

On Monday, the United Sates Conference of Mayors unanimously passed a resolution calling on the Obama administration to stop interfering with state and local efforts to legalize medical and...
NJ to Vote on MMJ Bill That Would Ease Access for Children

NJ to Vote on MMJ Bill That Would Ease Access for Children

Today, New Jersey lawmakers are set to vote on a bill that would make it easier for parents of children suffering from certain debilitating illnesses to obtain medical marijuana...
Light Marijuana Use Not Tied to Lung Cancer

Light Marijuana Use Not Tied to Lung Cancer

A new study published in the Annals of the American Thoracic Society suggests that light to moderate marijuana use does not increase one’s risk of lung cancer.  Researchers are...
Michigan Reinstates Charges Against Medical Marijuana Patient

Michigan Reinstates Charges Against Medical Marijuana Patient

The Michigan Supreme Court has reinstated criminal charges against a medical marijuana patient who provided marijuana to another patient without charging him. In 2011, Tony Green, a registered medical...
Colorado Medical Marijuana Dispensary Owner Indicted

Colorado Medical Marijuana Dispensary Owner Indicted

A Colorado grand jury has indicted medical marijuana dispensary owner Colin Hoskins and 11 of his associates on allegations that they ran three medical marijuana dispensaries as a front...
New Hampshire Medical Marijuana Moves Forward Without Homegrow Provision

New Hampshire Medical Marijuana Moves Forward Without Homegrow Provision

Negotiators in New Hampshire’s House and Senate met Tuesday to discuss a provision in the state’s proposed medical marijuana bill that would allow patients to grow their own medicine...
Oregon Attorney General Endorses Medical Marijuana Dispensary Regulation Bill

Oregon Attorney General Endorses Medical Marijuana Dispensary Regulation Bill

Oregon is seen as one of the leaders in the medical marijuana community.  The state has over 50,000 registered patients and over 100 collectives.  Those collectives, however, are not...
New Hampshire Lawmakers Meet to Negotiate on Marijuana Home Grows

New Hampshire Lawmakers Meet to Negotiate on Marijuana Home Grows

New Hampshire lawmakers in the House and Senate have approved medical marijuana legislation that would allow patients in need to receive marijuana to treat their symptoms.  Both House and...
Mayo Clinic Advising Against Marijuana Use for Chronic Pain Among Teens

Mayo Clinic Advising Against Marijuana Use for Chronic Pain Among Teens

According to the July issue of Mayo Clinic Proceedings, the Clinic is asserting that medical marijuana should not be used to treat teenagers with chronic pain.  The group is...