Medical Marijuana

SEATTLE, WA – In Washington State, despite voter-approved medical marijuana laws being enacted, many patients are still unclear as to what the laws mean, how they affect them, and where they can safely secure their cannabis medicine. Additionally, many patients are facing the difficult task of having to seek out their medicine from potentially dangerous […]

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PULLMAN, Wash. — The Pullman City Council will discuss medical marijuana and the possible regulation of newly approved “community gardens” at its regular meeting Tuesday. The discussion is prompted by recent changes in state law, which took effect July 22. The law now allows up to 10 patients to join together and raise “community gardens” for […]

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Ann Arbor planning commission meeting (Aug. 16, 2011): Two zoning-related requests on South State Street received mixed responses from planning commissioners, amid calls for a formal study of that corridor. Treecity Health Collective, a medical marijuana dispensary on South State Street. (Photos by the writer.) One request was the first tied to the city council’s […]

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New York, NY (Vocus) April 20, 2010 The nation?s first online search and booking platform for medical marijuana evaluations, MarijuanaDoctors.com, is proud to announce its sponsorship of a pro-medical billboard on behalf of NY Patients First?a patient advocacy organization working to support safe, legal access of medical marijuana for seriously-ill patients in New York State. […]

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Squeezed between a Ben Jerry’s cart and a booth selling rolling papers, two naturopathic doctors worked briskly through a line of patients. The patients — old and young, stooped and tattooed — had been funneled to the doctors’ white tent by a blizzard of fliers handed out at the entrance of Seattle’s Hempfest, the three-day […]

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ANNAPOLIS — A Maryland work group on medical marijuana will be devising an application process for academic centers that could one day make marijuana available for sick patients. The work group, which met yesterday in Annapolis, will be divided into three teams: One will focus on scientific aspects of applications, such as defining medical conditions […]

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State health officials have filed complaints against eight physicians who have recommended nearly half of the 10,000 Arizonans certified to use medical marijuana. They say the physicians have failed to check patients’ prescription-drug histories, as required. State rules regulating the voter-approved medical-marijuana law require people to obtain a written recommendation from a licensed physician. The […]

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A panel that met Wednesday to explore whether Maryland should modify its marijuana laws may have come up with the most practical proposal yet to allow the medical use of marijuana by people suffering from chronic pain or illness, while discouraging the abuses that have plagued other states’ efforts to legalize the drug. The plan, […]

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by Michigan Municipal League (MML) The Effects Of Driving While Under The Influence Of Drugs Using drugs such as prescriptions or marijuana can lead to DUID charges or arrest for driving under the influence of drugs. You cannot assume that it is acceptable to drive after taking a medicine prescribed by your doctor; you could […]

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