November 2012

On Tuesday I noted a Washington Post editorial that described the Obama administration’s policy regarding medical marijuana as mainly “hands off,” with the Justice Department “focusing scarce resources on major violators.” Similarly, the Associated Press reported a few weeks ago that “the Obama administration has largely turned a blind eye” to medical marijuana in states where […]

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(sonyaseattle) Unless you’ve buried your head in the sand like the proverbial ostrich, you’ve probably heard that Washington and Colorado recently voted to legalize marijuana in their prospective states. But just like those new rules governing cannabis use won’t go into effect right away, there’s another major buzz kill for fans of the green stuff […]

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Cannabinoid receptor 1 (CB1 receptor) controls several neuronal functions, including neurotransmitter release, synaptic plasticity, gene expression and neuronal viability. Downregulation of CB1 expression in the basal ganglia of patients with Huntington’s disease (HD) and animal models represents one of the earliest molecular events induced by mutant huntingtin (mHtt). This early disruption of neuronal CB1signaling is thought to […]

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I can hear all the christians now “rainman don’t start that blaspheme,don’t you say that shit boy,you better not say that shit,your going to hell rainman,jesus died for you son,don’t you say that shit”….but I’m gonna say it anyway.Yeah I think people are better off without religion.how I see it,if these religions were true,we would […]

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PORTLAND, Ore. – A 7-year-old girl suffering from leukemia has become one of Oregon’s youngest medical marijuana patients. Mykayla Comstock’s mother credits the drug with helping put the cancer into remission. But her father, worried about the effects of the drug on her brain development, alerted child welfare officials to the treatment. Mykayla was diagnosed with […]

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INDIANAPOLIS (AP) – Indiana’s state police chief told lawmakers Tuesday that marijuana should be legalized and taxed, prompting his own agency to quickly walk back his statement as lawmakers consider decriminalization. State police Superintendent Paul Whitesell told members of the State Budget Committee on Tuesday that he’s followed the issue during his 40-year law enforcement […]

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I can hear all the christians now “rainman don’t start that blaspheme,don’t you say that shit boy,you better not say that shit,your going to hell rainman,jesus died for you son,don’t you say that shit”….but I’m gonna say it anyway.Yeah I think people are better off without religion.how I see it,if these religions were true,we would […]

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CHICAGO (CBS) — Major shifts in marijuana laws have occurred in different states. Could Illinois be next? Soon, it will be legal for recreational smokers to light up in Colorado and Washington state. And this week, Illinois may make marijuana use legal for some doctors’ patients, CBS 2’s Mike Parker reports. Chicago attorney Eric Berlin […]

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INDIANAPOLIS (AP) – Indiana’s state police chief told lawmakers Tuesday that marijuana should be legalized and taxed, prompting his own agency to quickly walk back his statement as lawmakers consider decriminalization. State police Superintendent Paul Whitesell told members of the State Budget Committee on Tuesday that he’s followed the issue during his 40-year law enforcement […]

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To The Maximus has always maintained that one of the primary symptoms of synthetic marijuana use is stomach pain, nausea, and vomiting. In fact, vomiting and rapid heart rate are most common symptoms we hear about, and one of the first problems noticed by parents and loved-ones when someone is using the drug. Additionally, compulsive […]

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