Smelly Marijuana Grows May Be Fined in Canada

Some Canadian townships are considering levying fines against anyone with a marijuana grow site that smells strongly of marijuana. One being Langley township, which is looking to fine anyone who owns a legal marijuana grow-op that produces strong smells $500.  There are about 600 marijuana grows throughout the town and local officials are arguing that some are becoming a nu...

Colorado May Start Over on Medical Marijuana Regulations

In 2010, a vote came in a hearing to renew Colorado's 2010 mamedical marijuana regulations, which expire in 2015 if lawmakers don't take action.  Governor John Hickenlooper's regulators came up with a plan including fifteen changes. However, senators from both parties have now voted unanimously 5-0 to not implement those changes.  Instead, lawmakers will be allowed to deba...

Two Medical Marijuana Bills Filed in Indiana

Hoosiers could soon have access to medical marijuana thanks to two bill that have been introduced into the Indiana Legislature.  The sponsors, however, are not optimistic that the measures will be approved by the Republican Legislature. Senator Karen Tallian and Representative Sue Errington have both introduced medical marijuana legislation.  Both bills would allow Indiana...

Michigan Sees Drop in Medical Marijuana Patients

Michigan was once considered to be on the forefront of the cannabis movement, but now the state's medical marijuana program hass less registrants than it did in the previous year. 2014 was actually the second year in a row that the number of patients declined, according to statistics from the Michigan Department of Licensing and Regulatory Affairs. In 2014, 96,408 patient...

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Maryland Lawmakers Attempt to Make Medical Marijuana More Widely Available

Maryland Lawmakers Attempt to Make Medical Marijuana More Widely Available

On Monday, the Maryland House of Delegates voted to approve legislation that would allow “certified physicians” to recommend medical marijuana to patients.  Patients would then be able to grow...
Federal Government Approves Study on Marijuana and PTSD

Federal Government Approves Study on Marijuana and PTSD

The federal government has approved a University of Arizona study that hopes to determine whether or not cannabis can help patients suffering from Post Traumatic Stress Disorder. Approval of...
Majority of Iowa Voters Support Medical Marijuana Legalization

Majority of Iowa Voters Support Medical Marijuana Legalization

A poll conducted by the Quinnipiac University Polling Institute shows that 87% of Iowa voters support legalizing marijuana for medical purposes.  The results show that Iowans are on track...
Medical Marijuana Regulation Bill Dies in Washington State

Medical Marijuana Regulation Bill Dies in Washington State

On Thursday night, legislation in Washington state that would have strictly regulated the state’s medical marijuana program died without a vote as the House and Senate adjourned. The legislation...
Georgia Combines Medical Marijuana and Autism Bills

Georgia Combines Medical Marijuana and Autism Bills

Last week, the Georgia house voted 171-4 to approve Haleigh’s Hope Act, which would allow medical marijuana tinctures for children with severe forms of epilepsy.  Now, lawmakers have combined...
Colorado Appeals Court Rules Recreational Marijuana Law Can Be Used to Challenge Some Court Convictions

Colorado Appeals Court Rules Recreational Marijuana Law Can Be Used to Challenge Some Court Convictions

People who have been convicted of minor marijuana crimes may be in luck.  The Colorado Court of Appeals has ruled that some marijuana cases can be overturned for people...
New Poll Shows More Americans Think Sugar is More Harmful Than Marijuana

New Poll Shows More Americans Think Sugar is More Harmful Than Marijuana

A new NBC News/Wall Street Journal poll shows that more Americans believe sugar to be more harmful to someone’s health than marijuana. 1,000 individuals were asked, “Which of the...
Marijuana Tincture Bill Passes Kentucky Senate

Marijuana Tincture Bill Passes Kentucky Senate

On Wednesday, the Kentucky Senate voted unanimously to approve a bill that would make marijuana tinctures and extracts available to patients suffering from sever forms of epilepsy. The bill,...
Activists to Begin Collecting Signatures for Marijuana Legalization in Washington DC

Activists to Begin Collecting Signatures for Marijuana Legalization in Washington DC

On Tuesday, the Washington DC Board of Elections cleared a marijuana legalization measure to begin collecting signatures to get their initiative onto the November ballot.  The decision came after...
Looking to Work in the Marijuana Industry?

Looking to Work in the Marijuana Industry?

Are you looking to work in the marijuana industry?  If you live in Colorado, you may be in luck.  On Thursday March 13th, a recreational marijuana job fair will...