Medical Marijuana

Quebec Hospital Allowing Marijuana Use in Hospital Rooms

Quebec Hospital Allowing Marijuana Use in Hospital Rooms

Doctors and pharmacists at CHUS hospital in Quebec, Canada, approved marijuana use by patients who are federally licensed to use medical marijuana within the hospital. Patients are being allowed...
FDA to Consider Marijuana Reclassification

FDA to Consider Marijuana Reclassification

The Food and Drug Administration is reviewing the medical evidence surrounding marijuana to determine whether the agency believes marijuana should be reclassified.  Currently, marijuana is considered a Schedule I...
NY to Legalize Medical Marijuana

NY to Legalize Medical Marijuana

All that stands between medical marijuana legalization and New York state is Governor Andrew Cuomo’s signature. which lawmakers expect they will get in the coming days. The “Compassionate Care...
NY Governor Won’t Sign Medical Marijuana Bill As Is

NY Governor Won’t Sign Medical Marijuana Bill As Is

During an interview on WCNY Wednesday, New York Governor Andrew Cuomo sid he will not sign a current version of the medical marijuana legislation making its way through the...
NJ Governor Christie Calls Medical Marijuana “A Front For Legalization”

NJ Governor Christie Calls Medical Marijuana “A Front For Legalization”

During a recent radio show, New Jersey Governor Chris Christie called medical marijuana “a front for legalization.”  He explained, “What there’s a huge demand for is marijuana.  Not medical...
San Jose Medical Marijuana Takes a Blow From City Council Vote

San Jose Medical Marijuana Takes a Blow From City Council Vote

On Tuesday, the San Jose City Council approved new medical marijuana restrictions that will deal a blow to the industry. The regulations were approved on a 7-3 vote.  Under...
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...