Medical Marijuana

Senator Rand Paul Calls Marijuana Use a Mistake

Senator Rand Paul Calls Marijuana Use a Mistake

During an interview Friday, Kentucky Senator Rand Paul, who plans to seek re-election in 2016, responded directly to questions about using marijuana during his youth. “Let’s just say I...
San Diego Illegal Medical Marijuana Dispensary Shut Down for Cocaine, Guns

San Diego Illegal Medical Marijuana Dispensary Shut Down for Cocaine, Guns

Market Greens, a medical marijuana dispensary operating illegally in San Diego, was shut down after police officers discovered rock cocaine and guns on the premises. Undercover officers visited the...
Scientists Working on Marijuana Breathalyzer

Scientists Working on Marijuana Breathalyzer

With marijuana legalization becoming more popular each year, scientists have been working to address one of opponents’ largest concerns– people driving under the influence of marijuana. Scientists at Washington...
Georgia Senator Proposes Marijuana Legalization

Georgia Senator Proposes Marijuana Legalization

State Senator Curt Thompson has filed joint proposals for the consideration in the next legislative session that would fully legalize recreational marijuana in Georgia. Senate Resolution 6 would be...
Health Canada Makes New Medical Marijuana Advertising Regulations

Health Canada Makes New Medical Marijuana Advertising Regulations

Health Canada has released new regulations for medical marijuana advertising. Warning letters have been issued to commercial marijuana growers throughout Canada setting limits on how their marijuana products can...
Bill Would Allow VA to Recommend Medical Marijuana for Veterans

Bill Would Allow VA to Recommend Medical Marijuana for Veterans

The Veterans Equal Access Act was introduced by two US Representatives who hope to allow medical staff within the Veterans Affairs system enroll patients in medical marijuana programs in...
New Jersey Approves Fourth Medical Marijuana Dispensary

New Jersey Approves Fourth Medical Marijuana Dispensary

New Jersey officials have approved a fourth medical marijuana dispensary to start preparing to sell medical marijuana to patients. The Breakwater Alternative Treatment Center has been issued a permit...
Colorado Creates First Marijuana Credit Union

Colorado Creates First Marijuana Credit Union

Colorado’s Division of Financial Services has issued a credit-union charter that would create the first ever financial institution geared directly toward handling the finances of marijuana businesses. The Fourth...
New Study Confirms Marijuana Can Shrink Brain Cancer

New Study Confirms Marijuana Can Shrink Brain Cancer

A new study from the Oncology Department at St. George’s University in London has found that THC and cannabidiol (CBD) can drastically reduce the size of brain tumors for...
Medical Marijuana Oil Bill Filed in Georgia

Medical Marijuana Oil Bill Filed in Georgia

On Monday, Georgia Representative Allen Peake filed House Bill 1, which would allow patients to use cannabis oil to treat seizure disorders in both children and adults. Monday was...