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Massachusetts Issues First Dispensary License

Posted on 2015-01-16 14:00:00
Massachusetts Issues First Dispensary License

The Massachusetts Department of Public Health has officially issued the state’s first medical marijuana dispensary certificate of registration.

Marijuana Industry Entrepreneurs Want Donald Trump To See Them As Job Creators

Posted on 2016-12-05 16:17:00
Marijuana Industry Entrepreneurs Want Donald Trump To See Them As Job Creators

Entrepreneurs hope the creation of jobs and a tax base will be factors an economy-focused president might get behind – or at least leave alone.

Illinois Awards Medical Marijuana Business Licenses

Posted on 2015-02-05 13:54:00
Illinois Awards Medical Marijuana Business Licenses

Medical marijuana will soon be growing in Illinois and patients will likely be able to purchase medical marijuana by late summer or early fall because Governor Bruce Rauner has awarded permits for medical marijuana cultivation centers and dispensaries to begin operations.

Marijuana Can Help Battle Depression, Anxiety, PTSD, and Addiction

Posted on 2016-12-01 13:35:00
Marijuana Can Help Battle Depression, Anxiety, PTSD, and Addiction

The most comprehensive research review ever done on the topic found that marijuana can help battle depression, anxiety, post-traumatic stress disorder, and even addictions to alcohol and painkillers.

Arizona medical marijuana for PTSD study gets OK from feds

Posted on 2015-03-27 15:31:00
Arizona medical marijuana for PTSD study gets OK from feds

PHOENIX -- An Arizona-based psychiatrist and marijuana researcher is moving forward with a controversial cannabis study that could have nationwide implications. Just months after her termination from the University of Arizona College of Medicine, Dr. Sue Sisley has been given the go-ahead from the federal government for the study and has secured funding as well.

Study Shows Cannabis Does Not Lower IQ

Posted on 2016-11-30 15:29:00
Study Shows Cannabis Does Not Lower IQ

Researchers have been trying to track down the link between cannabis use and intelligence for decades. You know the stereotypes. But what does the research show?

Vietnam Vet Publicly Condemned by Bill Montgomery for Marijuana Use

Posted on 2015-03-26 09:34:00
Vietnam Vet Publicly Condemned by Bill Montgomery for Marijuana Use

Maricopa County attorney Bill Montgomery and Arizona attorney Mark Victor debate marijuana legalization. But during the debate a Vietnam veteran expresses that he is a medical marijuana patient and recreational marijuana user and Montgomery responds by publicly belittling and shaming the veteran.

The Next Attorney General Might Be Bad News For Marijuana

Posted on 2016-11-28 14:41:00
The Next Attorney General Might Be Bad News For Marijuana

Sessions is particularly enthusiastic about weed—but not in a good way.

Senators Could Pass a Historic Bill That Releases the Federal Ban on Medical Marijuana

Posted on 2015-03-19 10:17:00
Senators Could Pass a Historic Bill That Releases the Federal Ban on Medical Marijuana

March 10th, 2015: A bipartisan group comprising of three senators could lift the federal ban that lies upon medical marijuana. It is known fact that 23 states of the United States have already legalized the drug. And, the plan that is sponsored by democratic senators Cory Booker and Kirsten Gillibrand and Republican senator Rand Paul is expected to allow doctors, patients and businesses – that has passed medical marijuana laws already – to participate in such programs without the fear of prosecution.

How to Safely Cook With Cannabis on Thanksgiving

Posted on 2016-11-23 12:46:00
How to Safely Cook With Cannabis on Thanksgiving

Cannabis can stimulate appetite, reduce anxiety, and make you feel more emotionally open. So it's no wonder that some people would want to incorporate a little marijuana into their festivities and food over the Thanksgiving holiday.