Medical Marijuana

3 Things You Need to Know About Medical Marijuana, Inc. Stock

Medical Marijuana, Inc. stock's past, present, and potential future.<p>There's probably no marijuana stock with a better name than <b>Medical Marijuana, …

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Surprise! Jeff Sessions Wants to Trample States' Rights and Prosecute Medical Marijuana Businesses

Sessions recently asked Congressional leaders for a full repeal of the Rohrabacher-Farr Amendment.<p>The green rush is upon us. According to a recently …

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Legalized medical marijuana signed into law by Rick Scott

TALLAHASSEE — Gov. Rick Scott on Friday signed into law a broader medical marijuana system for the state, following through on a promise he made …

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4:04pm: Medical marijuana entrepreneurs see opportunities in Florida

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Canada Ponders an Unusual Drug Problem: a Shortage of Marijuana - Bloomberg

The biggest challenge for Justin Trudeau’s forthcoming legal recreational marijuana market is a shortage of pot, the finance minister of Canada’s …

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Nevada's on-again, off-again marijuana sales back on

RENO, Nev. – Nevada regulators reaffirmed their intentions Friday to issue licenses necessary for retailers to begin selling pot for recreational use on July 1 while complying with a court order in a lawsuit filed by alcohol wholesalers who want a piece of the pot distribution business.<p>The retail …

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Sessions’s Backdoor Attempt to Outlaw Medical Marijuana

He asked lawmakers to allow Justice Department to interfere with states' medical marijuana laws.

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Orlando airport bans medical marijuana despite legalization

The Orlando airport appears to be taking a hard line against medical marijuana in its lobby areas, hotel and gates.<p>But a new marijuana ban there …

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Former chair of Berkeley cannabis commission pleads guilty to money laundering

The former head of Berkeley’s Medical Cannabis Commission pleaded guilty Thursday to three felony counts, including one in which he conspired with a …

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Gov. Scott signs medical marijuana bill into law

Amendment 2 is now the law of the land in Florida, but already it may end up in court.<p>Gov. Rick Scott signed the medical marijuana bill state …

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Medical Marijuana: How Six Senators Are Leading Fight for Federally Legal Weed

A group of ideologically diverse senators introduced legislation to oppose Jeff Sessions' renewed war on pot – but that's just the beginning<p>The …

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Senators Press Legislation to End DEA 'Meddling' In States That Legalize Medical Marijuana

The bipartisan group wants states and scientific research to determine the future of medicinal cannabis.<p>Senator Rand Paul, a former Republican presidential candidate, has teamed with other senators to propose a new law to block the federal government from interfering with state medical marijuana …

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NJ offers no refuge to out-of-state medical marijuana patients

Professor Susan Feiner thought her medical marijuana was legal in New Jersey. She was wrong.<p>The registered medical marijuana patient from Maine was …

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RI ACLU files suit to block Smithfield's restrictive medical marijuana ordinance

PROVIDENCE, R.I. – Civil libertarians filed suit Thursday against the town of Smithfield charging its new ordinance against medical marijuana …

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Vermont punts on marijuana legalization bill after garnering support of Senate, Gov. Phil Scott

Lawmakers in Vermont snuffed a revived bid to legalize recreational marijuana Wednesday, slashing the state’s odds of soon becoming the ninth in the …

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Medical marijuana contract will give LSU at least $3.4M

The first medical marijuana production deal struck in Louisiana is expected to bring the state's flagship university at least $3.4 million over five …

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Medical cannabis: who has access?

IS MEDICAL CANNABIS LEGAL IN AUSTRALIA?<p>Yes, medical cannabis is now a controlled substance rather than a prohibited one under the Therapeutic Goods …

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Warren County townships prohibiting medical marijuana

Marijuana cultivation for medical use has been prohibited in several Warren County townships, including two where permits were being sought for this …

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Buss: Legalize pot, curb opioid use

Marijuana is an alternative to opioid painkillers, which start so many people on a path to heroin, and ultimately death

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Mexico just legalized medical marijuana

Mexican President Enrique Peña Nieto signed a decree this week legalizing medical marijuana. The measure also classified the psychoactive ingredient in the drug as “therapeutic.”<p>The new policy isn't exactly opening the door for medical marijuana dispensaries on every corner.<p>Instead it calls on the …

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Mexico Just Legalized Medical Marijuana

Mexican President Enrique Peña Nieto just took one giant leap forward in his nation's drug policies.<br>Read More

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Mexico legalises medical marijuana

Medicinal cannabis has been made legal in Mexico.<p>The President, Enrique Pena Nieto, has officially published a bill allowing its use for health and …

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High Times: a look at weed tax laws across the country

A bill that would increase the tax rate on recreational marijuana from 12 percent to 28 percent sparked quite a bit of controversy when it was …

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Lehigh University looks to study cannabis' effect on autistic children

As Pennsylvania prepares to award its first licenses for the fledgling medical marijuana industry, Lehigh University intends to partner with one of …

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N.Y. Senate approves medical marijuana as PTSD treatment

ALBANY — The GOP-controlled state Senate on Tuesday easily approved legislation that allows medical marijuana to be used to treat post-traumatic …

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3 Western Pa. Businesses Receive Medical Marijuana Permits

PITTSBURGH (KDKA/AP) – Pennsylvania moved a step closer to producing and delivering medical marijuana to its citizens on Tuesday.“Pretty exciting day …

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Britain opens its first official weed research facility for medical marijuana

This summer, the Uk’s first medical cannabis research facility is going to open – studying the medical uses of weed for the first time in this …

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Pa. awards 12 licenses to grow medical marijuana

Pennsylvania officially launched its medical marijuana industry Tuesday, awarding licenses to 12 growers, including two firms in Berks County, but …

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Pa. officials mum on who selected medical cannabis growers

HARRISBURG — Even as state officials rolled out the names of 12 companies awarded licenses to grow medical marijuana in Pennsylvania, they kept key …

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The $5B Challenge Medical Marijuana Poses to Big Pharma

If drops in prescription drug use seen in states with legalized marijuana were duplicated the nationwide, Big Pharma would feel the pain.<p>A big issue involving medical marijuana has emerged in the past year: Many people prefer using marijuana for their condition rather than opioids.<p>Former NFL and …

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