Congressional Record-Extension of Remarks November 20th, 2014
Terra Tech TRTC, +23.40% a cannabis-focused agriculture company, announced its acquisition of the California-based Blum Oakland dispensary on Tuesday. The merger marks the first time a fully integrated company that is directly involved with the production, extraction and sale of cannabis can be publicly traded.
So how has marijuana legalization benefited the United States in the past five years? Here are 10 ways.
Congressional Record: LEGALIZING MEDICAL MARIJUANA FOR VETERANS (House of Representatives - November 18, 2014)
New York's medical marijuana program will finally be underway this month when four dispensaries open their doors in early January in New York City. The openings come more than a year after the Compassionate Care Act was signed into law in July 2014 to allow physicians to prescribe cannabis for a number of conditions
At the present time, support for the herb is at an all-time high.
Another study is adding evidence to the case for the treatment and prevention of Alzheimer’s disease with the compounds in cannabis.
A young boy named Landon Riddle was diagnosed with Leukemia, and was told by his doctors that he only had an 8-10% chance of living for more than a day or two. Landon’s grandmother suggested that they look into cannabis oil treatment.
It’s no secret that cannabis is medicine and is helping a lot of people, especially cancer patients. But did you know that a quarter of all cancer patients use cannabis?
A handheld device that police could use to test drivers for the presence of THC is being developed by researchers at Washington State University.