Wednesday, November 14, 2018
Indiana considers medical marijuana

Indiana Legislators Considering Medical Marijuana

A poll of Indiana voters shows overwhelming support for medical marijuana, but in October in the statehouse, a legislative committee appointed to study the...
Hawaii licenses medical marijuana dispensary

First Medical Marijuana Dispensary Opens in Hawaii

Hawaii legalized medical marijuana in 2000, but until 2015, patients were obliged to grow their own or buy on the black market, as no...
Louisiana medical marijuana delays

Further Delays for Medical Marijuana Roll-Out in Louisiana

Three years after medical marijuana was legalized in Louisiana, implementation has yet to be realized, even though November 2018 was a stated goal. The...
Medical Cannabis UK

Cannabis-Derived Medical Products Are Now Available to UK Patients

On November 1, medical cannabis became legal in the United Kingdom, as promised in July. Home Secretary Sajid Javid issued an announcement detailing the...

Review Shows Exponential Growth in Cannabis Research

A review of scientific literature shows that research into the medical potential of marijuana has greatly increased in recent years. Israeli researchers surveyed scientific...
DEA did not reschedule CBD

The DEA Did Not Reschedule CBD

Contrary to some accounts of the meaning of an announcement in the Federal Register, CBD remains a Schedule 1 drug. The FDA has rescheduled...
Medical professionals favor legalization

Majority of Healthcare Professionals Favor Nationwide Legalization

A poll conducted by Medscape Medical News reveals that a solid majority of physicians support national legalization of medical cannabis and adult use. The poll...
Problems marijuana patients Oregon

How Legalization Has Caused Problems for Patients in Oregon

Oregon legalized medical cannabis in 1998. Under the medical program, patients could grow their own or allow a grower to do it for them....
Northern Mariana Islands legalize medical and recreational marijuana use

US Territory Becomes Nations-First To Legalize Adult Use Without First Legalizing Medical Marijuana

On September 21, the Commonwealth of the Northern Mariana Islands (CNMI) became the first region of the United States to legalize adult use via...
Jenny Wilson Mitt Romney Utah Senate

Utah Senate Race: Where Do Mitt Romney and Jenny Wilson Stand on Legal Marijuana?

Orrin Hatch of Utah is 83 and the longest-serving Republican senator, having first been elected in 1977. Earlier this year, he announced that he...