Proposed limits for medical marijuana supply in Ohio among strictest

COLUMBUS, Ohio — Proposed limits on how much medical marijuana Ohio patients could buy and possess would be among the strictest the country. Patients could buy and possess up to 6 ounces of plant material or marijuana products containing the equivalent amount of THC in a 90-day period. That puts Ohio on par with New … More Proposed limits for medical marijuana supply in Ohio among strictest

White House Spokesman Predicts More Federal Action Against Marijuana

The Justice Department may step up enforcement of federal marijuana laws in states that have voted to legalize its recreational use, according to White House press secretary Sean Spicer. “I do believe think you’ll see greater enforcement of it,” Spicer said, during his daily press briefing. He added that the Department of Justice will be … More White House Spokesman Predicts More Federal Action Against Marijuana

UT/TT Poll: Support for marijuana growing like a weed in Texas

TEXAS TRIBUNE — Opposition to legal marijuana is dropping in Texas, with fewer than one in five respondents to the latest University of Texas/Texas Tribune Poll saying they are against legalization in any form. Support for marijuana only for medical use has dropped over the last two years, but support for legalization for private use … More UT/TT Poll: Support for marijuana growing like a weed in Texas

Everything you need to know about marijuana smoking in the Netherlands

Though considered a lowbrow form of entertainment by some, coffeeshops play a vital role in Dutch tourism: figures suggest that 25-30 per cent of people who visit Amsterdam spend time in a coffeeshop. Cannabis is currently illegal in the Netherlands, however, Dutch lawmakers today approved legislation that would permit the professional cultivation of marijuana. READ … More Everything you need to know about marijuana smoking in the Netherlands

Marijuana Is Legal In California – What’s Next?

Dear NORML Friends, The California Cannabis Business Expo, sponsored by the Marijuana Investor Summit and MJIC Events, presents a workshop on March 6th for California Business Licensing and Compliance. The highlight of the day will be a keynote by Congressman Dana Rohrabacher with an introduction by Keith Stroup, founder of NORML. In attendance with Keith … More Marijuana Is Legal In California – What’s Next?

New tax on medical marijuana would help pay for pot program

HONOLULU (HawaiiNewsNow) – Lawmakers are looking to add a new tax on medical marijuana to help cover some the of costs associated with setting up Hawaii’s program, but many are concerned that it will just make pot more expensive for patients. State Rep. Della Au Belatti, chair of the House Health Committee, supports a new … More New tax on medical marijuana would help pay for pot program

Kansas lawmakers consider legalizing medical marijuana

TOPEKA Kansas lawmakers are considering legalizing medical marijuana for certain medical conditions. The Senate Federal and State Affairs Committee heard the bill Monday. If it passes, Kansas would join 28 other states that have some type of medical marijuana program. Supporters say medical marijuana could help patients who have exhausted available medicine options. Melissa Ragsdale, … More Kansas lawmakers consider legalizing medical marijuana

More seniors turning to marijuana for relief from aches and pains

Ruth Brunn finally said yes to marijuana. She is 98. She pops a green pill filled with cannabis oil into her mouth with a sip of vitamin water. Then Brunn, who has neuropathy, settles back in her wheelchair and waits for the jabbing pain in her shoulders, arms and hands to ebb. “I don’t feel … More More seniors turning to marijuana for relief from aches and pains

Marijuana Expert Ed Rosenthal on California Prop 64 Implementation

The Guru of Ganja, Ed Rosenthal, appeared at the 3rd Annual International Cannabis Business Conference. Mr. Rosenthal is one of the world’s most-renown cannabis cultivators and is always outspoken on the issue of marijuana. Mr. Rosenthal sat down with me to discuss the rollout of California’s new medical and adult-use regulations and the effect it’s … More Marijuana Expert Ed Rosenthal on California Prop 64 Implementation