Friday, January 18, 2019

Yes, Marijuana Works For Pain!

Three puffs a day of cannabis, better known as marijuana, helps people with chronic nerve pain due to injury or surgery feel less pain and sleep better, a Canadian team has found.''It's been known...

The Lazy Stoner – Does Cannabis Kill Your Motivation?

When talking about cannabis, most people immediately imagine a couch potato who’s completely incapable of doing anything. Red eyes that are almost shut, slow movements, a big grin, and a lazy routine. Yeah, you...

SC Medical Marijuana Advocates Push For Law

SUPPORT GROWING … Hoping to build on recent momentum, advocates for the legalization of medical marijuana in South Carolina will unveil their latest legislative proposal this week. Dubbed the “South Carolina Compassionate Care Act,” the legislation would “allow patients suffering...

Medical Marijuana Patients Want Montana Dispensaries Reopened

Montana medical marijuana advocates and patients are asking a judge to fix a mistake in a voter-approved ballot initiative that inadvertently delayed the re-opening of shuttered pot dispensaries by eight months. A state law that...

Florida Now Has Medical Marijuana. Now What?

The Florida Legislature will have its hands full the next several months determining regulations for Amendment 2, which, despite garnering 71 percent of voters’ approval, is a bit wobbly in the knees. Although the amendment...

How to Change a State Cannabis Law

Are you passionate about changing your state cannabis laws (or introducing them, for that matter)? Once you’ve found an issue that you strongly care about, such as cannabis legalization, it can be infuriating to watch your...

Los Angeles Sheriff Thinks Feds May Target Legal Cannabis

The leader of the nation’s largest sheriff’s department expects federal drug agents will attempt to step up marijuana enforcement as California moves forward with legalization. But he believes there isn’t the manpower to conduct...

PTSD: The Most Divisive Medical Marijuana Topic Of 2016

Could PTSD Help Legalize Marijuana Everywhere? In 2016, the dominoes appeared to be falling in favor of proponents for the use of medical marijuana to treat symptoms of post-traumatic stress disorder. In May, the U.S House...

20 Marijuana Statistics That Chronicle Its Expansion Over the Past 20 Years

It's hard to believe that it's been 20 years since California first approved medical marijuana for select ailments under Proposition 215 (which is also known as the Compassionate Use Act). Since 1996, the marijuana...

Miamians Throw “Medical Marijuana Party” With 50 Pounds of Weed, Get Arrested

Most sensible Americans these days believe in ending the War on Drugs. The facts are clear that low-level drug arrests ruin lives and tear families apart. Some day, selling weed in Florida will no...

Who Wants To Smoke Hunter S. Thompson’s Weed?

Since news broke of plans for a Hunter S. Thompson museum near Aspen two summers ago, his widow, Anita Thompson, has steadily been hard at work to honor the literary legend and counterculture icon. In...

These Are the 10 Best and Worst States for Medical Cannabis

Americans for Safe Access (ASA), the medical cannabis patient advocacy group, recently released its annual report assigning letter grades to states based on the proficiency of their medical cannabis programs. The good news: 39...