Tim Foge

32 Flips | 2 Magazines | 7 Likes | 1 Following | 2 Followers | @moday40 | To have the basic human right to decide what medicine to put into my body. Also, educate people about a plant GOD put in this planet for medication.

Investors Are Piling Into Marijuana Ahead of Legalization Ballots

With marijuana legalization measures on the ballot in nine states Tuesday, investment opportunities are attracting money from Wall Street, Silicon …

Got bank? Election could create flood of marijuana cash with no place to go

October 31 (Reuters) - Although the sale of marijuana is a federal crime, the number of U.S. banks working with pot businesses, now sanctioned in many states, is growing, up 45 percent in the last year alone.<p>Still, marijuana merchants say there are not nearly enough banks willing to take their …

Pot-legalization movement seeks first foothold in Northeast

BOSTON (AP) — Having proven they can win in the West, advocates for recreational marijuana hope the Nov. 8 election brings their first significant …

We might soon have 9 states where pot is simultaneously legal and illegal. That’s a problem.

A few weeks ago, the Washington Post reported that support for marijuana legalization is slightly leading in all five states where it will be on the ballot in November — California, Massachusetts, Maine, Nevada, and Arizona.<p>Whatever happens, it seems almost certain that at least one of these states …

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New study finds that medical marijuana may be helping to curb the opioid epidemic

After states pass laws permitting medical marijuana, drivers in those states become less likely to test positive for opioids after fatal car accidents, a new study from Columbia University's Mailman School of Public Health has found.<p>Researchers analyzed federal crash data in 18 states over the …

This Mom Faces Prison For Medical Marijuana. Now Her Attorney Has Declared War On The Drug War Itself.

A 38-year-old Kansas woman who lost custody of her 11-year-old son and faces charges that could send her to prison for 30 years over her use of medical marijuana was released on bail last week.<p>Shona Banda, who has a severely debilitating case of Crohn’s disease, now prepares for the fight of her …

Congress’ Summer Fling With Marijuana

How Congress turned on the DEA and embraced weed.<p>It’s not easy being the DEA these days. After an unprecedented losing streak on Capitol Hill, the once-untouchable Drug Enforcement Administration suffered last week what might be considered the ultimate indignity: A Senate panel, for the first time, …

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How Cannabis Legalization has Impacted Impaired Driving in Washington State

<b>You’ve likely heard that regulating cannabis markets will lead to more stoned drivers on the road.</b> Although the evidence in support of this claim is …

The dankest weed found in ancient Chinese tomb

Humans, it seems, have been fans of cannabis for millennia. Archaeologists recently discovered a shockingly well-preserved funerary shroud in an …

NFL Players Weigh in on Medical Marijuana vs. Painkillers

ESPN polled 226 players from the AFC and NFC.<p>The use of medical marijuana has been a hot topic in the NFL over the last decade or so, especially with the public’s growing concern for the safety of the league’s players. In <i>ESPN The Magazine</i>‘s November 14 “Pain Issue,” the sports imprint polled 226 …

Report: Marijuana sales to quadruple after election

The marijuana industry could quadruple in size after the 2016 elections, according to a new study released Wednesday.<p>The Los Angeles-based cannabis …

All the States Voting on Legalizing Medical Marijuana in 2016

Florida, Arkansas, North Dakota, and Montana could join the states with legalized medical cannabis.<p><i>United States of Weed demystifies all the cannabis legislation for Election 2016. Learn about states voting on recreational marijuana here.</i><p>Four states are set to vote on legalizing medical marijuana …

It will someday be the medicine for almost everything. IT IS NOT A DRUG ...