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Guardian Liberty VoiceCharlotte's Web medical marijuana use clears Florida House panelTampabay.comTALLAHASSEE — One conservative Republican who has suffered from brain cancer talked about the deceit of the federal government in hiding the health benefits of marijuana for his cancer. Another legislator reluctantly met with a South Florida family …Florida legislature joins southern push for marijuana reformReutersCharlotte's Web medical marijuana bill clears House hurdleOrlando Sentinel (blog)Florida Moves Towards Medical Marijuana As House Committee Passes …Miami New Times (blog)Al Jazeera America (blog) -Pensacola News Journalall 82 news articles »
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Washington state looks to regulate medical marijuana as legal recreational …Daily JournalOLYMPIA, Washington — Dozens of marijuana plants await harvest at a production site for "Loaded Soda," an Olympia-based business that provides marijuana-infused sodas, vitamin waters and other products to more than 400 medical marijuana collectives …and more »
Dr. Andrew Weil expounds upon the virtues of the hemp plant and some alternative health ideas that don’t seem all that bizarre anymore.
Baltimore Sun, 01 Mar 2014 – Bills Would Cover Children As Well As Adults; Mothers Speak in Favor of Passage A bipartisan group of state lawmakers vowed Friday to pass legislation this year to create a workable medical marijuana program that would cover children with debilitating conditions as well as adults. Dels. Cheryl D. Glenn and Dan K. Morhaim, sponsors of two bills that would replace legislation passed last year that is widely regarded as a failure, said they would meld their two versions into a single measure. One change they expect to make in the original bills next week is to remove provisions restricting the therapeutic use of cannabis to adults.
February 28, 2014 by · Leave a Comment
Yet another compassion club in the Phoenix area has been raided by police. This time, it was a place called Delta 9, located in a strip mall at Broadway Road and Hardy Drive in Tempe. For those …
Created by Bad Kat Smiles, an edibles aficionado and Maine medical caregiver, this is a twisted take on a traditional recipe that involves stuffing a succulent chicken breast with cheese, bacon, and a highly potent coconut oil infused with concentrated cannabis. The resul…
Washington Times, 24 Feb 2014 – Banks That Accept Proceeds Based on Official Assurances Will One Day Regret It The Obama administration recently released departmental "guidance" saying banks may "provide financial services to marijuana related businesses operating legally under state law." Let’s be clear: No federal trump card exists that can erase bank liability for handling of drug money.
Marijuana may prevent blindness, at least that is the consensus of a new study that finds tetrahydrocannabinol, the psychoactive, stoner cannabinoid often referred to as THC, has the capacity to slow down the progress of a genetic eye condition that can lead to major visi…
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Cannabis law and policyThe Reality-Based CommunityBloomberg just posted my essay about the federal response to cannabis legalization in Colorado and Washington State and about the “rescheduling” issue, both of which have been the subject of rather confused debate. Short version: No, the law doesn't …
Read the original here: Cannabis College Set to Open in Florida