Medical Marijuana

Text Size   Email Post Print Post Comments (0) Save Article FILE – In this Jan. 5, 2016 file photo, packaging for medical marijuana is displayed at Vireo Health of New York, a dispensary in White Plains, N.Y.  When medical marijuana became legal this month in New York, one of the strictest among the 23 […]

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Text Size   Email Post Print Post Comments (6) Save Article FILE – portrait of Deputy Minister of Health Yaakov Litzman. Aug 01,2012 Photo by Noam Moskowitz/Flash9 Jerusalem – Israel’s Ultra-Orthodox Health Minister Yakov Litzman revealed a new plan on Tuesday that could dramatically broaden the nation’s medical marijuana industry by setting no limits on […]

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x https://youtu.be/93dcc4owRGQ Video by Dave Corrigan, filmed on January 8, 2015. PEPE’EKEO, Hawaii – Long-time banana farmer Richard Ha is calling it quits, and the final harvest is already underway at Hamakua Springs Country Farm in Pepe’ekeo. Ha stunned the state when he announced on his blog that he will be shutting down the farm. […]

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Last week, a group called “Green The Vote” announced they collected 70,266 signatures from registered voters for a petition drive to get legalization of medical marijuana on the Oklahoma ballot. The total was about 50,000 signatures shy of the 123,000 needed. It was the second time in the past few years that a medical marijuana petition came up a […]

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By Douglas A. McIntyre January 10, 2016 8:50 am EST The New York’s Medical Marijuana Program launches this month. It is part of a series of state initiatives to either legalize marijuana for either medical reasons or use by the general population. A look at marijuana legalization by state is part of the 24/7 Wall St. 11 States […]

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Although Kentucky has struggled for the past several years to get any attention from the General Assembly on the issue of medical marijuana, the cause will have stronger reinforcement in 2016. Earlier this week, former Congressman Mike Ward announced the formation of Legalize Kentucky Now, a group seeking to “influence policy, public perception, and elected […]

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FILE – In this May 5, 2015, file photo, a marijuana plant grows at a Minnesota Medical Solutions greenhouse in Otsego, Minn. A southeastern Illinois company says it has started growing medical marijuana and may be the first in the state to do so. Officials at Ataraxia in the Edwards County city of Albion, Ill., […]

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