Medical Marijuana

Arizona Considers Adding PTSD to List of Medical Marijuana Qualifying Conditions

Arizona Considers Adding PTSD to List of Medical Marijuana Qualifying Conditions

At a hearing on Tuesday, the Arizona Department of Health Services heard testimony on the pros and cons of allowing those suffering from Post Traumatic Stress Disorder (PTSD) to...
Ireland to Consider Marijuana Legalization

Ireland to Consider Marijuana Legalization

Deputy Luke Flanagan is planning to introduce legislation to the Irish Parliament next month that would legalize, regulate, and tax both recreational and medical marijuana.  While Flanagan has yet...
Google Earth Used to Uncover Illegal Marijuana Grow

Google Earth Used to Uncover Illegal Marijuana Grow

US police are now using Google Earth as a resource to uncover illegal marijuana grows throughout the country.  Most recently, Oregon authorities discovered what appeared to be an illegal...
Ohio Advocates Educate Communities About Medical Marijuana

Ohio Advocates Educate Communities About Medical Marijuana

The Ohio Rights Group has sponsored the Ohio Cannabis Rights Amendment that, if passed, would allow for the medical use of marijuana and the industrial use of hemp. Proponents...
Arizona Judge Overturns Ordinance Banning Medical Marijuana Collectives in Maricopa County

Arizona Judge Overturns Ordinance Banning Medical Marijuana Collectives in Maricopa County

An Arizona judge has overturned Maricopa County’s zoning ordinance that banned medical marijuana collectives from opening and operating in certain areas on the county.  The judge called the ordinance...
The Dalai Lama Supports Medical Marijuana

The Dalai Lama Supports Medical Marijuana

On Tuesday, the Dalai Lama told marijuana activists that he supports the use of legal medical marijuana when it is shown to have helped the patient.  The spiritual leader’s...
Los Angeles City Attorney Targets Illegal Medical Marijuana Dispensaries

Los Angeles City Attorney Targets Illegal Medical Marijuana Dispensaries

Measure D was passed by Los Angeles voters in May, specifying that would only allow for the 134 medical marijuana dispensaries that were open before the passing of a...
Michigan Supreme Court to Rule Whether Cities Can Ban Medical Marijuana Collectives

Michigan Supreme Court to Rule Whether Cities Can Ban Medical Marijuana Collectives

The Michigan Supreme Court will hear a case on Thursday that will decide whether Michigan towns and cities can ban medical marijuana collectives from opening within their borders.  The...
Majority of Voters in Texas Want to Legalize Marijuana

Majority of Voters in Texas Want to Legalize Marijuana

A recent survey conducted by Public Policy Polling found that a majority of Texans support legalizing recreational marijuana.  The survey found that 58% of Texas voters support “making marijuana...
Doctor Convicted For Providing Bogus Medical Marijuana Recommendations in Colorado

Doctor Convicted For Providing Bogus Medical Marijuana Recommendations in Colorado

Colorado Dr. Joseph Montante has been convicted of improperly recommending medical marijuana after being visited by an undercover police officer. In a tape recording obtained by CBS4 from the...