Within a year of his being elected the Governor of Colorado, John Hickenlooper is now ready to support the legalization of medical marijuana in the state. While speaking in a debate during the closing of his election campaign for a second term he had stood firm against legalizing marijuana...
Mindy Segal, a James Beard award-winning chef, has decided to introduce marijuana-laced products, especially sweets to offer a better range of choice to those prescribed medical marijuana. The owner of the Chicago’s Hot Chocolate is to be the first professional chef to try her hand into the cannabis edibles...
47-year-old Central Florida man growing marijuana panicked when he found a police helicopter hovering in his vicinity and out of fear called 911 to surrender. Although the Edgewater police officers were close to his storage unit, they had come to investigate a suspicious death in the neighborhood. Jasper Harrison...
Michel Arsenault, a Moncton patient of post-traumatic stress disorder, chronic pain and depression is fighting to get permission for vaping medical marijuana while undergoing treatment in the Dr. Georges-L-Dumont University Hospital Centre. Arsenault was prescribed medical marijuana in 2005, to help him deal with the chronic pain caused due...
Many of the Hancock County school districts are planning to come up with policies that will allow students to carry and use prescribed medical marijuana at school, albeit under specific conditions. The conditions will include marijuana delivery by a licensed caregiver and no storage at the school. Regional School...
A Bangor Township couple recently was acquitted of having too much ‘usable’ pot, giving rise to speculations as to how much medical marijuana possession is legal. David A. Dabrowski, 64 and Sandra K. Dabrowski, 63 were charged with manufacturing or delivering marijuana for a four-year felony. The preliminary examination...
With more and more states gearing up to legalize the use of medical and recreational marijuana, the University of Vermont has decided to take a step further in its support. The University is preparing to offer a full course on the study of medical marijuana, a field according to...
Researchers at the Cornell University and San Diego State University have said that the states are legalizing the use of marijuana showed 2 to 6% decline in the probability of obesity. Published in the Journal Health Economics, the counterintuitive study looked into a data from 20 years stored by...
A new data presented at the 68th Annual Meeting of American Epilepsy Society in Philadelphia says that cannabidiol (CBD) is effective in treating severe epilepsy. CBD is an active ingredient in cannabis, and the medication is commercially available in the market as Epidiolex. It contains CBD in liquid form...
Just as the acceptance of medical marijuana is increasing across the North American states, a new study has found out a link between use of medical marijuana and reduction in medical costs due to obesity. At present, the medical marijuana is allowed for the sick and suffering patients who...