MICHIGAN VOTES TO SHUTDOWN ALL MEDICAL CANNABIS DISPENSARIES

Like Like Love Haha Wow Sad Angry During a discussion set for a vote before a September 15th deadline, medical marijuana dispensaries may have to shut their doors if they want them to be open in the future, the Marijuana Licensing Board suggested on Monday. The initial motion was proposed by disgruntled board member Donald …

RESEARCHERS ARE ATTEMPTING TO DEVELOP A THC DETECTOR

Like Like Love Haha Wow Sad Angry PULLMAN, Wash. — Recreational marijuana was legalized in Washington state four years ago and lawmakers and law enforcement are still in search for the best ways to detect and deter drivers under the influence of the drug. Marijuana DUI enforcement is tricky because chemically, THC is much different …

RESCHEDULING CANNABIS BILL HAS BEEN INTRODUCED

Like Like Love Haha Wow Sad Angry 3 Senator Corey Booker introduced a bill Tuesday seeking to drop cannabis from America’s list of controlled substances, making pot legal across the U.S. Federal law right now considers weed as dangerous as heroin and more dangerous than cocaine. The proposal rides a wave of recreational legalization across …

COLORADO HAS PULLED IN $500 MILLION IN CANNABIS TAX REVENUE

Like Like Love Haha Wow Sad Angry In the three-and-a-half years since the state began allowing adults to purchase marijuana for recreational use, cannabis has contributed more than half a billion dollars in tax revenue to both state and local coffers. That’s according to a report released Wednesday by the Denver-based marijuana consulting firm VS …

MEDICAL CANNABIS & FIREARMS IN ARKANSAS

Like Like Love Haha Wow Sad Angry One question that continues to be asked is how medical marijuana will impact the gun rights of patients in Arkansas. Back in March, we talked with Nick Yarberry, who has been living with glaucoma for the past 16 years. Yarberry also has a concealed carry permit. He is …

CANNABIS LEGALIZATION UPDATE FOR TEXAS

Like Like Love Haha Wow Sad Angry The Loan Star State is taking its time with cannabis legalization & decriminalization.  Marijuana activists – still reeling from a bitter defeat in May — are now looking ahead to the 2018 midterm elections, as well as the start of a new legislative session in 2019, as the …

CANNABIS VS XANAX

Like Like Love Haha Wow Sad Angry If you have ever dealt with anxiety, then you have probably looked at taking Alprazolam, also know as Xanax. The most frequently prescribed benzodiazepine in the US, it is more than popular. It is an epidemic. Over 49 million prescriptions were written in 2011 alone. Used for panic …

LEGAL CANNABIS HASN’T INCREASED FATAL AUTO ACCIDENTS

Like Like Love Haha Wow Sad Angry “One of the arguments being made when they were legalizing cannabis in Colorado & Washington state was, ‘We’re going to create a whole population of drugged drivers, and they’re going to crash their cars and die,” said Dr. Jayson Aydelotte, a trauma surgeon at Dell Seton Medical Center …

ATTORNEY IS GETTING READY TO FIGHT FLORIDA FOR NOT ALLOWING THE SMOKING OF MEDICAL CANNABIS

Like Like Love Haha Wow Sad Angry TALLAHASSEE, Fla. (AP) — The Florida Legislature’s passage of a bill to enact the state’s constitutional amendment expanding the use of medical marijuana has ended one chapter in the battle over setting up regulations for the nascent industry. But pro-cannabis supporters say it doesn’t go far enough. Once …