Medical Marijuana

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...
Nevada’s Medical Marijuana Reciprocity Could Lead to New Level of Tourism

Nevada’s Medical Marijuana Reciprocity Could Lead to New Level of Tourism

Starting in early 2015, Nevada’s medical marijuana program will feature a reciprocity agreement which allows medical marijuana patients with recommendations from other states to purchase their medicine in Nevada....
Maryland Panel Approves Medical Marijuana Regulations

Maryland Panel Approves Medical Marijuana Regulations

On Thursday, a Maryland commission approved regulations to establish a medical marijuana system in the state.  The regulations will now be presented to a legislative panel and the state’s...
Boston’s First Medical Marijuana Collective Approved

Boston’s First Medical Marijuana Collective Approved

On Friday, Massachusetts health officials approved Boston’s first medical marijuana dispensary license. The license was awarded to Patriot Care Corp., which plans to operate its dispensary near Downtown Crossing....
Medical Marijuana Initiative Fails in Florida

Medical Marijuana Initiative Fails in Florida

Florida voters failed to get enough support to legalize recreational marijuana  by passing Amendment 2.  Because the medical marijuana proposal was an Amendment to the state’s constitution, 60% of...
Guam Likely Legalizes Medical Marijuana

Guam Likely Legalizes Medical Marijuana

56 out of 58 precincts in Guam have been counted in Guam’s general election Tuesday and over 56% of voters approve the measure. The results are expected to be...
Twenty-Six Medical Marijuana Dispensaries Approved in Las Vegas

Twenty-Six Medical Marijuana Dispensaries Approved in Las Vegas

The Las Vegas City Council has approved twenty-six medical marijuana dispensaries, which is twice the amount allotted for the city by Nevada regulators.  Over 50 applications were received. Now,...
Michigan Doctor Indicted For Writing Bogus Medical Marijuana Recommendations

Michigan Doctor Indicted For Writing Bogus Medical Marijuana Recommendations

Dr. Gregory A. Kuldanek of Grand Rapids Michigan has been indicted in a major marijuana conspiracy after admitting that he wrote medical marijuana recommendations for over fifty patients he...
Chile Plants Country’s First Medical Marijuana

Chile Plants Country’s First Medical Marijuana

On Wednesday, a Chilean municipality planted the country’s first medical marijuana as part of a pilot program geared toward helping cancer patients. The country received 850 seeds from the...