Reuters/Jason Redmond An effort to legalize the recreational use of marijuana in Maine has failed in the state’s Legislative Council, which vets bills before they can be introduced for consideration. The bill would have legalized, taxed, and regulated the use of marijuana in the state, but it failed to gather majority support in the council. […]

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Print PDF Francis M. Filloux telling stories about children that had seizures use cannabis. Photo by Chris Ayers. Medical cannabis has the potential of helping children with epilepsy, said Dr. Francis M. Filoux, chief of the division of pediatric neurology at the School of Medicine and Primary Children’s Medical Center. “As physicians, we understand that […]

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If you haven’t already heard, Health Canada mistakenly outed the addresses of 40,000 medical marijuana users. As a result, some of the patients have filed a class action lawsuit. Here’s a direct quote from The CTV website: “The suit alleges the department put the privacy and safety of 40,000 users at risk when it sent […]

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Proposed Amendment To Legalize Medical Marijuana In Florida Faces Court Hearing Published on December 4, 2013. Tags: 2014 Gubernatorial Election, Ashley Lopez, Charlie Crist, Florida Supreme Court, Medical Marijuana, Pam Bondi, Rick Scott, Will Weatherford Florida’s Supreme Court will hear opponents trying to stop a medical marijuana amendment. (Photo via quite peculiar/Flickr) By Ashley Lopez […]

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At the beginning of 2013, Colorado Representative Jared Polis jumped into Washington DC with all bongs blazing and introduced a controversial new bill aimed at abolishing the current state of marijuana prohibition across the United States. Unfortunately, the bill, House Resolution 499, has been forced to the back of the line by the three-piece henchmen […]

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Severe Illness Associated with Synthetic Cannabinoid Use — Brunswick, Georgia, 2013. MMWR 2013 Nov 22;62:939. Full Text Back in August, TPR noted sketchy news reports describing multiple patients  who were seen in emergency departments in southern Georgia after smoking a synthetic cannabinoid product labeled as “Crazy Clown.” Some were in critical condition requiring ICU admission. At that […]

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East Lyme pharmacist Laurie Zrenda sees the state’s medical marijuana program as a possible way to take her career in a promising direction. “I’ve been a retail pharmacist for 26 years and it gets a little old after a while,” she said. “The chain stores have taken over.” With little opportunity to work for an […]

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At the beginning of 2013, Colorado Representative Jared Polis jumped into Washington DC with all bongs blazing and introduced a controversial new bill aimed at abolishing the current state of marijuana prohibition across the United States. Unfortunately, the bill, House Resolution 499, has been forced to the back of the line by the three-piece henchmen […]

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At the beginning of 2013, Colorado Representative Jared Polis jumped into Washington DC with all bongs blazing and introduced a controversial new bill aimed at abolishing the current state of marijuana prohibition across the United States. Unfortunately, the bill, House Resolution 499, has been forced to the back of the line by the three-piece henchmen […]

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At the beginning of 2013, Colorado Representative Jared Polis jumped into Washington DC with all bongs blazing and introduced a controversial new bill aimed at abolishing the current state of marijuana prohibition across the United States. Unfortunately, the bill, House Resolution 499, has been forced to the back of the line by the three-piece henchmen […]

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At the beginning of 2013, Colorado Representative Jared Polis jumped into Washington DC with all bongs blazing and introduced a controversial new bill aimed at abolishing the current state of marijuana prohibition across the United States. Unfortunately, the bill, House Resolution 499, has been forced to the back of the line by the three-piece henchmen […]

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At the beginning of 2013, Colorado Representative Jared Polis jumped into Washington DC with all bongs blazing and introduced a controversial new bill aimed at abolishing the current state of marijuana prohibition across the United States. Unfortunately, the bill, House Resolution 499, has been forced to the back of the line by the three-piece henchmen […]

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