Sunday, July 12, 2020

Parents Lose Child Over Legal MJ Use

A Washington couple behind a local marijuana store are facing accusations of child abuse after their 5-year-old son tested positive for cannabis. Jesse and Vicca...

OB/GYN Loses License for Prescribing Weed to Men

Why would a man see a gynecologist? Actually, there are any number of reasons. Maybe he has a sexually transmitted infection. Maybe he’s working...

Prison Guard Who Pleaded to MMJ Crime Commits Suicide

A Michigan prison guard who pleaded guilty to a medical marijuana crime killed himself in November, authorities said. Sgt. Timothy Bernhardt, a 22-year veteran of...

DEA Threatens U.S. Investors Who Fund Medical Cannabis in Canada

The DEA is threatening to investigate Americans who invest in medical marijuana north of the border. Agency spokesman Rusty Payne said in October that DEA...

Minnesota Prosecutor Won’t Drop Charges in Medical Marijuana Case

A prosecutor in Minnesota refuses to drop charges against a woman who gave her suffering son medical marijuana, even though what the woman did...

Senators Push for Early Medical Pot in New York

The two U.S. senators from New York have asked the Obama administration to let the state start its medical marijuana program early so kids...
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Doctor Admits to Writing Fake Medical Marijuana Recommendations

Doctors who write medical marijuana recommendations rarely find themselves in trouble over the practice. Even in states whose leaders are hostile to their own...

NAACP Supports MMJ in Florida

A major civil rights group has come out in favor of medical marijuana in Florida. The NAACP of Florida announced in September that the group...

Nevada Regents Ban MMJ on Campus

Medical marijuana patients will no longer be allowed to use their medication at state colleges and universities in Nevada, the state Board of Regents...

Iowa Patient Gets Probation

An Iowa judge sentenced a medical marijuana patient to probation in early September, sparing the man a possible 15-year prison sentence. Judge Henry Latham sentenced...