Medical Marijuana

New Jersey Medical Marijuana Program Hits 1,000 Registered Patient Mark But Still Has a Long Way to Go

New Jersey Medical Marijuana Program Hits 1,000 Registered Patient Mark But Still Has a Long Way to Go

New Jersey now officially has 1,000 registered medical marijuana patients, but that doesn’t mean they are accessing their medicine.  Reportedly only 130 patients have actually been able to purchase...
Michigan Medical Marijuana Collectives Raided

Michigan Medical Marijuana Collectives Raided

On Wednesday, three medical marijuana collectives in Springfield, Mi. were raided by state troopers and undercover drug officers for allegedly violating Michigan’s medical marijuana law. Officers started the raids...
New Hampshire Legislature to Vote on Medical Marijuana Today

New Hampshire Legislature to Vote on Medical Marijuana Today

The New Hampshire Legislature votes Wednesday on whether to allow seriously ill patients to receive and use medical marijuana to treat their symptoms. Governor Maggie Hassan has already said...
INFOGRAPHIC: President Obama’s Gone to Pot

INFOGRAPHIC: President Obama’s Gone to Pot

While campaigning for presidency, President Barack Obama made a number of claims that he would back off on marijuana and respect state laws on the matter. In 2007, Obama...
Medical Marijuana Dispensaries Open in Vermont

Medical Marijuana Dispensaries Open in Vermont

Two medical marijuana collectives have opened their doors in Vermont.  The Vermont Legislature passed a law allowing medical marijuana dispensaries two years ago, and the first two are finally...
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...