Wednesday, June 20, 2018

Like It or Not: Medical Cannabis Production in Georgia

Imagine if getting medicine for your kids meant breaking the law and possibly going to jail? That’s the reality for parents all across Georgia whose kids are suffering from serious illnesses that are being treated...

AR lawmakers attempt to gut medical marijuana amendment

Arkansas lawmakers are taking aim at the state's voter-approved medical marijuana amendment, steps that could make it harder for patients. As the Medical Marijuana Commission moves forward with implementing the amendment, lawmakers are busy...

Trump’s AG Pick Not A Fan Of Weed

The Senator nominated to serve as the next U.S. attorney general is on record saying cannabis is “dangerous” and that “good people don’t smoke marijuana.” President-elect Donald Trump’s reported pick of Alabama Sen. Jeff Sessions...

Nevada Accidentally Leaks Personal Info Of Medical Marijuana Patients

Nevada’s path to legalizing cannabis is off to a rocky start after a glitch in the state’s Medical Marijuana Program portal revealed the personal information of nearly 12,000 dispensary applicants. The website will be...

Congressional Cannabis Caucus May Soon Form

Next year is shaping up to be a very pivotal year for marijuana reform. Republicans control the federal government, and some of the appointments out of the Trump administration are enough to cause nightmares...

A Colorado High Doesn’t Count In Texas

After Maryam Roland, a public high school teacher in Ysleta, in El Paso, tested positive for marijuana use in 2015, the State Board for Educator Certification sought to suspend her license for two years....

Sessions Vague About Marijuana At Senate Hearing

Under U.S. law, marijuana possession and distribution is illegal, but just how Sen. Jeff Sessions would enforce that law as the nation’s attorney general was not immediately clear Tuesday when the topic was broached...

Can Obama Change Weed Laws Before Leaving Office?

Can Obama change federal cannabis law before he leaves office? There are some helpful things he could do, but weed doesn’t seem to be a priority and Obama is likely out of time. The president cannot...

MARIJUANA ACCESS LINKED TO DECREASED ALCOHOL, OPIOID USAGE, COMPANY SAYS

Coming home after a long day at work has become synonymous with pouring a big glass of wine, but is this long-held American tradition changing? California-based medical marijuana technology company Eaze just released a new report which shows that alcohol drinkers...

These Athletes Are Advocating For Pot As A Workout Tool

Can Pot Help Soothe An Injured Athlete? The District of Columbia is close to marking the second anniversary of its legalization of recreational marijuana. And as the city is home to so many fitness-minded people,...

Why Trump Is Set To Become The Pot President

Can Trump Be A Friend To The Pot Community? If there are two things president-elect Donald Trump loves more than anything else, it’s fame and money. Trump’s international recognition a flashy billionaire is undisputed. Despite...

Southern Attorney Plans To Spend Big to Help Legalize Medical Marijuana

John Morgan spent nearly $7 million pushing two statewide ballot initiatives to expand medical marijuana throughout the state of Florida. But that’s a drop in the bucket compared to what the wealthy Orlando attorney and...