Medical Marijuana

Medical Marijuana Opponents Launch Attack Ads in Florida

Medical Marijuana Opponents Launch Attack Ads in Florida

This week, Floridians may start seeing television ads opposing Amendment 2, which would legalize medical marijuana.  Drug Free Florida is sponsoring the new ads, which cost $1.5 million. The...
Grow4Vets Gives Away Free Marijuana to Colorado Veterans

Grow4Vets Gives Away Free Marijuana to Colorado Veterans

The Grow4Vets marijuana giveaway took place Saturday morning in Colorado Springs, Co.  The event, held by Operation Grow4Vets was intended to expose vets suffering to physical or psychological injuries...
MD Could Charge Medical Marijuana Growers $125,000 a Year in Fees

MD Could Charge Medical Marijuana Growers $125,000 a Year in Fees

Maryland’s medical marijuana commission has proposed a new set of fees for medical marijuana growers and dispensaries.  The plan is to allow 15 medical marijuana growers to obtain licenses....
PA Senate Approves Medical Marijuana Bill

PA Senate Approves Medical Marijuana Bill

On Wednesday, Pennsylvania State Senators overwhelmingly voted to legalize medical marijuana, with a few stipulations.  Patients cannot smoke marijuana and they must receive a physician’s recommendation to use medical...
MA Medical Marijuana Activists Rally at State House

MA Medical Marijuana Activists Rally at State House

On Monday morning, unhappy medical marijuana activists rallied at the Massachusetts state house because they were frustrated with a lack of progress with the state’s medical marijuana program. The...
Colorado Health Authorities Vote Not to Limit Number of Patients Medical Marijuana Caregivers Can Serve

Colorado Health Authorities Vote Not to Limit Number of Patients Medical Marijuana Caregivers Can Serve

On Tuesday, the Colorado Board of Health voted 6-1 to delete a proposed change to the state’s rule for medical marijuana caregivers that would have limited caregivers to only...
Federal Judge Rejects Case to Reclassify Marijuana

Federal Judge Rejects Case to Reclassify Marijuana

A federal judge in Grand Rapids, Michigan has rejected claims that marijuana should be reclassified from a Schedule I substance.  The just also ruled that federal policy which lessens...
Colorado Records Higher Recreational Marijuana Sales Than Medical For First Time

Colorado Records Higher Recreational Marijuana Sales Than Medical For First Time

According to tax records released by the Colorado Department of Revenue on Wednesday, the state is selling more recreational marijuana than it is medical marijuana. The records show that...
Hawaii Medical Marijuana Dispensary Task Force Releases Report and Suggested Updates

Hawaii Medical Marijuana Dispensary Task Force Releases Report and Suggested Updates

The Hawaii Medical Marijuana Dispensary Task Force (HMMDTF) has released a report on the ways the state could improve its medical marijuana program.  While Hawaii legalized medical marijuana fifteen...
New Study Shows Benefits of Marijuana for PTSD Symptoms

New Study Shows Benefits of Marijuana for PTSD Symptoms

A new study conducted by Haifa University’s Department of Psychology in Israel shows that medical marijuana can help prevent changes in the brain that sometimes occur after trauma.  The...