Erie County Council has passed a simlar resolution in support of Calypso Enterprises LLC’s plan to apply to state officials to operate a medical marijuana manufacturing facility. By Kevin Flowers kevin.flowers@timesnews.com Erie City Council could be poised to publicly support a proposal to bring a medical marijuana facility to the city.  A resolution on Council’s […]

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COLUMBUS, Ohio (AP) – Ohio’s proposed restrictions on how much medical marijuana a patient could buy would be among the nation’s strictest. Under Ohio’s medical marijuana law, patients with 20 medical conditions can buy and use marijuana if recommended by a doctor. Cleveland.com reports the Ohio State Board of Pharmacy recently released draft rules detailing […]

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The White House’s controversial decision to rescind federal protections barring schools from discriminating against transgender students was a matter of states’ rights. However, when it comes to states that have legalized recreational marijuana, the federal government wants to crack down on them, regardless of states’ rights. White House Press Secretary Sean Spicer explained during a […]

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HOUSTON (AP) – A California man is facing possible prison time in Texas after he was arrested while carrying his supply of medical marijuana as he drove to Houston to visit his hospitalized granddaughter. The Houston Chronicle reports (http://bit.ly/2lUP21H ) Phillip Blanton’s case is an example of the nation’s conflicting attitudes toward marijuana. Medical marijuana […]

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Twenty-eight states and the District of Columbia have legalized medical marijuana for patients, and that list could be growing a lot longer very soon. Several states were considering adopting medical marijuana programs of their own for patients to benefit from, including Indiana, where the House passed a bill Tuesday that would allow epileptic patients to […]

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Warned of a possible federal crackdown on marijuana, California elected officials and cannabis industry leaders said Friday they were preparing for a potential showdown in the courts and Congress to protect the legalization measure approved by state voters in November. The flashpoint that set off a scramble in California was a news conference Thursday at which White House […]

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Saturday, as Governor Sandoval participates in the National Governors Association meeting in Washington, 25 healthcare groups from across Nevada have called on Governor Sandoval to protect Medicaid coverage for children, seniors, veterans, working families, people with disabilities and other vulnerable citizens. …read more at http://www.ktvn.com/story/34602051/nevadans-react-to-possible-crackdown-on-recreational-marijuana

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Medical marijuana is now approved for use in Ohio but its still not available to those in need as all the rules and regulations for it’s medical use are not yet approved. The state established an advisory committee composed of representatives from the state’s boards of commerce, medical and pharmacy to set those rules and […]

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ATLANTA – Patients using medical marijuana and their families gathered at the State Capitol Friday asking lawmakers to support increased use of the drug. Organizers said they are fighting for House Bill 65. This bill would add several more things to the list of qualifying conditions including Autism and PTSD. “He’s had seizures every day […]

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TAMPA — Medical marijuana businesses already approved by the state would get a significant leg up on future competition under regulations being considered in Hillsborough County. Related News/Archive Hillsborough County approves moratorium on medical marijuana dispensaries 4 Months Ago Tampa forum over medical marijuana rules draws nearly 200 2 Weeks Ago First medical marijuana available […]

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