Monthly Archives: April 2014

Families flee Kansas and Missouri so sick kids can get medical marijuana

By DONALD BRADLEY | The Kansas City Star Otis Reed will soon move to Colorado so he can get marijuana every day. No hurry. One night last week, he happily c in his lap. Otis is 2. He and little

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If You Support Legal Marijuana, Memorize These 13 Stats

Regardless of your feelings about legalizing marijuana, it’s hard to deny that legal weed would be a bonanza for cash-strapped states, just as tobacco and alcohol already are. With Colorado and Washington starting to tax and regulate recreational weed sales,

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California May Step Up To Orderly Regulation Of Its Medical Marijuana Industry

Posted by: : Paul Ebeling California was the 1st state to legalize Marijuana for medicinal purposes when voters passed the landmark Proposition 215 in Y 1996. Since then, the state failed to establish uniform regulations to govern its growing Medical

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The US Government Now Supplies Cannabis Extracts to Epileptic Kids

Dr. Sanjay Gupta Calls It Weed’s ‘Emperor’s New Clothes’ Moment By David Bienenstock Very quietly, the federal government has begun approving—and even subsidizing—a series of studies of cannabidiol (CBD) for children with treatment-resistant epilepsy. CBD is a completely non-psychoactive and

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SC House passes bill allowing purchase of oil extracted from marijuana

BY MATT MCNABmmcnab@beaufortgazette.com A bill that would allow children with severe epilepsy to obtain an oil extracted from marijuana to help control their seizures passed the S.C. House of Representatives on Wednesday, with provisions that would let parents possess and

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EDCA Court First To Set Evidentiary Hearing On Constitutionality Of Marijuana As Schedule I Controlled Substance

For the first time, a federal judge has granted a hearing on a motion to declare unconstitutional the continued classification of marijuana in Schedule I. The evidentiary hearing is currently set for June 2, 2014, at 9:00 a.m. before Judge

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