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News Regarding The Legalization of Medical Cannabis

A provision that would have allowed veterans to access medical cannabis in states where it’s been legalized was not included in a spending bill passed by Congress last Wednesday.   The provision in question, the Veterans Equal Access Amendment,  was designed...
The company that produces the most popular brand of hemp soap on the planet, Dr. Bronner’s, has committed a large sum of cash to help bring an end to cannabis prohibition in five states with legislation to legalize weed...
A lawmaker in California hell bent on giving landlords in the state the right to ban tenants that use medical weed has agreed to drop the bill which would have made it a law. Luckily for those medical cannabis patients that...
By: Gene Johnson – Associated Press SEATTLE (AP) — More than two years after Washington state launched legal marijuana sales, it's planning to test pot for banned pesticides more regularly. The state's Liquor and Cannabis Board said Thursday it's paying the...
Court Decides To Go Against Second Amendment and Continue Gun Ban The 9th U.S. Circuit Court of Appeals, which has jurisdiction over Alaska, Arizona, California, Hawaii, Idaho, Montana, Nevada, Oregon, and Washington, has decided to uphold an existing federal ban...
Arkansas Could Be The Next State To Legalize Medical Cannabis Voters in Arkansas will have the chance to decide whether or not to permit patients with certain ailments to legally access and consume cannabis for medicinal purposes in November. The Arkansas...
Florida Fired Up To Vote On Amendment 2, Again Residents of Florida will have another opportunity to decide whether or not to legalize the use of cannabis for medical purposes in November. The measure in question, the Florida Medical Marijuana Legalization,...
Montana Votes To Amend Current Medical Cannabis Law in 2016 Residents eligible to vote in Montana will have an opportunity to choose whether or not to repeal the state’s current medical cannabis program’s three-patient limit for providers in November. The measure...
Medical Cannabis Initiative Makes The Ballot In North Dakota Registered voters in the state of North Dakota will have the opportunity to vote on whether or not to permit the use of cannabis for medical purposes in November. The legislation in...
Veterans Are Lining Up To Light Up For Science If you’re a veteran suffering from post-traumatic stress disorder (PTSD) and would like to smoke a gram or two of weed per day in the name of science, then researchers may...
Cannabidiol Could Be Promising Treatment For Healing Broken Bones A new study shows that the non-psychoactive cannabinoid Cannabidiol (CBD) could play a vital role in the healing of broken bones. Data from the study, which was led by two researchers, Dr....
Important Study Debunks Yet Another Stereotype Regarding Medical Cannabis Cannabis consumers are typically associated with lazy, video game-playing Cheetos-eaters that would rather work on their blunt rolling skills as opposed to actually working. But, in fact, a new study shows that...
The DEA's Talks Regarding Rescheduling Cannabis Continue The cannabis consuming community has been all a twitter as of late over whether or not the Drug Enforcement Administration (DEA) will change the classification of cannabis under the Controlled Substances Act (CSA). It...
Cannabis-Infused Coconut Oil Is All The Rage The use of coconut oil seems to have gained popularity over the last few years, and with good reason. Its list of beneficial uses is similar to that of the cannabis plant. So,...
Weed Tab's Pot Documentaries Features The Scientist We’re checking out one of the most interesting pot documentaries that have been produced since the release of Clearing the Smoke: The Science of Cannabis. The film we’re featuring for this edition of Pot...
Legal Weed Is Big Business In Washington If you don’t believe money really does grow on trees, then just ask the retailers of legal weed in the state of Washington, who are collectively raking in an average of $2-3 million...
Restrictive Medical Cannabis Program In Missouri Is Open For Business A non-profit company by the name of BeLeaf are the first one’s to open their business to registered medical cannabis patients in the state of Missouri. The company, which has been up...
It looks as if the Democratic National Committee (DNC) may actually care what our nation’s voters have to say in regards to the legalization of cannabis. The Democratic Platform Drafting Committee has approved the final draft of the party’s policy...
Bipartisan Legislation Would Help Scientists Research Cannabis Lawmakers on both sides of the aisle have introduced legislation that would help remove roadblocks scientists currently face when attempting to research the medical possibilities of cannabis. The bill, the bipartisan Medical Marijuana Research...
Medical Cannabis Patients in Illinois Have Reason To Celebrate The governor of Illinois has agreed to sign legislation to expand and extend the state’s medical cannabis pilot program. The legislation, Senate Bill 10, is designed to extend the program until 2020....