Medical Marijuana

Florida Gov. Rick Scott (R) said Thursday he’ll approve legislation legalizing a medical marijuana extract low in THC to treat patients and children suffering from conditions that include epilepsy. Despite his opposition to medical marijuana, Scott told The Associated Press he would sign the so-called Charlotte’s Web bill, which passed the Republican-controlled state House with […]

Florida Gov. Rick Scott (R) said Thursday he’ll approve legislation legalizing a medical marijuana extract low in THC to treat patients and children suffering from conditions that include epilepsy. Despite his opposition to medical marijuana, Scott told The Associated Press he would sign the so-called Charlotte’s Web bill, which passed the Republican-controlled state House with […]

Florida Gov. Rick Scott (R) said Thursday he’ll approve legislation legalizing a medical marijuana extract low in THC to treat patients and children suffering from conditions that include epilepsy. Despite his opposition to medical marijuana, Scott told The Associated Press he would sign the so-called Charlotte’s Web bill, which passed the Republican-controlled state House with […]

When Medical Marijuana Doesn’t Work April 30, 2014 –The first time Dana gave marijuana to her 13-year-old son, it was a mother’s act of desperation. Edward has absence seizures, also known as petit mal seizures. At least a dozen times a day, he blanks out for about 20 seconds. The seizures affect his school work […]

When Medical Marijuana Doesn’t Work April 30, 2014 –The first time Dana gave marijuana to her 13-year-old son, it was a mother’s act of desperation. Edward has absence seizures, also known as petit mal seizures. At least a dozen times a day, he blanks out for about 20 seconds. The seizures affect his school work […]

Rep. Griffith’s bill would move marijuana from Schedule I to Schedule II, which is the same as Oxycodone and Hydrocodone A conservative southern Republican congressman has begun a pushing to change federal law prohibiting the use of medical marijuana. On Tuesday Rep. Morgan Griffith (R-Virginia) introduced HR 4498 the ‘Legitimate Use of Medicinal Marijuana Act’ […]

CBS Minnesota (con’t) Affordable Care Act Updates: CBSMinnesota.com/ACA Health News Information: CBSMinnesota.com/Health ST. PAUL, Minn. (WCCO) – A big step forward for medical marijuana was taken at the State Capitol on Friday. A powerful Senate committee overwhelmingly approved a medical marijuana bill, resurrecting its chances this session. Kathy Engstrom and her 16-year-old son, Nolan, went to the Capitol […]

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CBS Minnesota (con’t) Affordable Care Act Updates: CBSMinnesota.com/ACA Health News Information: CBSMinnesota.com/Health ST. PAUL, Minn. (WCCO) – A big step forward for medical marijuana was taken at the State Capitol on Friday. A powerful Senate committee overwhelmingly approved a medical marijuana bill, resurrecting its chances this session. Kathy Engstrom and her 16-year-old son, Nolan, went to the Capitol […]

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I completely failed to see this one coming. A brief history lesson: Washington State has had a medical marijuana law since 1998. In 2011, the legislature passed a bill allowing the creation of “collective gardens” (aka stores) to grow cannabis for patients registered with the state, and regulating those outlets in various ways: all members […]

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SPRINGFIELD, Ill. (KMOX) – Illinois regulators are making some revisions to the rules for the state’s new medical marijuana law. One big change is lowering the price for a medical marijuana card. “Previously, patients would pay $150 for an ID card, which is now reduced to $100,” says Melaney Arnold with the Illinois Department of […]

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