Medical Marijuana

Pennsylvania Lawmakers to Vote on Medical Marijuana as Soon as This Month

Pennsylvania Lawmakers to Vote on Medical Marijuana as Soon as This Month

According to Pennsylvania lawmakers, a measure to legalize medical marijuana could go to a Senate committee vote as early as this month.  The bill would create a medical marijuana...
Denver May Shut Down Medical Marijuana Businesses With Outstanding Licenses

Denver May Shut Down Medical Marijuana Businesses With Outstanding Licenses

All medical marijuana businesses in Denver must be properly licensed by July 1 or risk being shut down by the city.  Currently, there are 41 unlicensed medical marijuana collectives...
Arizona Judge Rules Medical Marijuana Can Be Used to Treat PTSD

Arizona Judge Rules Medical Marijuana Can Be Used to Treat PTSD

A court ruling filed this week has added post-traumatic stress disorder to the list of debilitating conditions that qualify for medical marijuana treatment. In his decision, Judge Thomas Shedden...
Sacramento County Expected to Limit Size of Indoor Marijuana Grows

Sacramento County Expected to Limit Size of Indoor Marijuana Grows

On Tuesday, Sacramento County supervisors are expected to limit the size of indoor marijuana grows to nine plants per household.  This decision follows a unanimous vote from the Board...
Colorado Governor Approves Legislation to Establish Financial System for Marijuana Businesses

Colorado Governor Approves Legislation to Establish Financial System for Marijuana Businesses

Colorado Governor John Hickenlooper has signed legislation that aims to establish a financial system for marijuana businesses.  The legislation would form a network of uninsured cooperatives designed to give...
Study Links Marijuana Use to Infertility in Men

Study Links Marijuana Use to Infertility in Men

A study published in the medical journal Human Reproduction  claims that marijuana use can impact a man’s fertility by having adverse effects on sperm. The study examined data from...
Study Finds Marijuana Could Treat Autoimmune Diseases

Study Finds Marijuana Could Treat Autoimmune Diseases

A University of South Carolina study published in the Journal of Biological Chemistry shows that marijuana has the potential to fight autoimmune diseases by suppressing immune functions, including inflammation....
Loophole Could Allow Patients to Use Medical Marijuana in Florida Before It’s Legalized

Loophole Could Allow Patients to Use Medical Marijuana in Florida Before It’s Legalized

Florida voters will weigh in on a medical marijuana measure this November, but a little known loophole could allow patients to use medical marijuana already. The Florida Doctrine of...
Health Canada Overwhelmed by Marijuana Grow Operation Applications

Health Canada Overwhelmed by Marijuana Grow Operation Applications

Health Canada, the department responsible for regulating Canada’s medical marijuana industry, is overwhelmed with applications as growers and entrepreneurs look to get a piece of the country’s new medical...
New York Partners with Company to Study Marijuana CBD Treatment

New York Partners with Company to Study Marijuana CBD Treatment

On Sunday, New York Governor Andrew Cuomo announced that the state has paired with a British firm to study the efficacy of CBD-related marijuana treatments for children suffering from...