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New Jersey panel calls for expansion of medical marijuana conditions

Fri, 11/10/2017 - 17:13
The list of ailments that qualify a patient to use marijuana in New Jersey should cover more people, says a panel of doctors and health professionals that studied the issue for 19 months.

More veterans parlaying their military skills into cannabis careers

Fri, 11/10/2017 - 17:00
Meet the veterans in the cannabis industry: The skills they developed in the military, including discipline and work ethic, are welcomed by businesses.

Licensed Oregon marijuana supplier arrested in Nebraska with van full of cannabis products

Fri, 11/10/2017 - 16:58
An Oregon marijuana processor was arrested in Nebraska on drug trafficking allegations after deputies reported discovering cannabis products in his U-Haul.

Six people pose as cops to rob a marijuana grow of 500 plants, cash and a truck

Fri, 11/10/2017 - 15:50
One of at least six people who allegedly posed as law enforcement to tie up and rob victims at a Calaveras County marijuana grow last month was arrested after a day day-long standoff with SWAT on Wednesday.

Maryland medical marijuana commission needs a new director

Fri, 11/10/2017 - 14:40
The executive director of Maryland's medical marijuana commission, Patrick Jameson, is resigning, effective November 30.

A melted mess of gold, silver: Marijuana farmers' savings plans all too vulnerable

Fri, 11/10/2017 - 14:01
Despite new California marijuana laws, many farmers remain uninsured and trapped in a cash economy that leaves them vulnerable to natural disasters.

Another state on brink of joining hemp farming ranks -- but will gov sign bill?

Fri, 11/10/2017 - 02:50
The legislation would establish state licenses for farmers who want to grow industrial hemp. People with drug convictions wouldn’t be eligible for the licenses.

Watch: Cannabis ad a pitch-perfect parody of dire pharmaceutical commercials

Fri, 11/10/2017 - 01:51
Ad for Oregon delivery service Briteside reminds: "Sometimes you need to stop worrying and take a deep breath. Sometimes, you need cannabis."

Colorado marijuana shops maintain $136M pace for third straight month

Thu, 11/09/2017 - 23:11
Colorado marijuana shops sold a little more than $136.6 million in flower, edibles, concentrates and accessories for September 2017, according to The Cannabist's calculations on state tax statistics.

Liquid gold: Doctors rack up profits by drug testing urine

Thu, 11/09/2017 - 22:28
For Medicare and private insurance nationwide, spending on urine screens and related genetic tests quadrupled from 2011 to 2014 to an estimated $8.5 billion a year.

Cops shut down dispensary, then arrest workers who try to re-open it

Thu, 11/09/2017 - 18:10
About 40 pounds of marijuana were seized and seven people arrested after they re-entered a marijuana dispensary closed earlier in the day by police, Santa Ana authorities said.

Op-ed: Maine's governor wants to ignore the will of voters. He's not alone.

Thu, 11/09/2017 - 16:51
State legislators across the country, including Maine, are resisting the will of the people by gutting or even repealing citizen initiatives.

Maine officials say they will start surprise inspections on medical marijuana

Thu, 11/09/2017 - 15:53
Maine is cracking down on the distribution of medical marijuana by allowing surprise inspections and implementing a new patient tracking system.

Pennsylvania medical marijuana sign-ups continue at fast pace

Thu, 11/09/2017 - 15:21
More than 3,800 patients and 200 caregivers have registered for Pennsylvania's medical marijuana program in its first week.

CBD oil helps Colorado teen pursue dream of driving, racing

Thu, 11/09/2017 - 14:50
The availability and use of cannabis oil have given Chase Rief the opportunity to sit in the driver's seat and steer the direction in which his future will go.

Tomorrow, New Jersey elects a new governor. What do candidates say about recreational legalization?

Mon, 11/06/2017 - 19:30
Four of the candidates to replace New Jersey Gov. Chris Christie have made a statement on legalizing or decriminalizing marijuana in the state.

Op-ed: Veterans using medical marijuana in defiance of backward federal policy

Mon, 11/06/2017 - 19:15
Washington Post op-ed: Veterans' compelling stories about how medical cannabis helped them differ starkly from VA's federally imposed silence and lack of guidance.

California's new cannabis market will bring sticker shock to consumers

Mon, 11/06/2017 - 18:50
California's legal marijuana marketplace is coming with new taxes and fees that will influence where it's grown, and the price tag on just about everything.

Massachusetts proposes option to expunge marijuana possession records

Mon, 11/06/2017 - 18:03
Massachusetts legislation announced Monday would for the first time ever allow certain past crimes, including marijuana possession, to be expunged.

Maine lawmakers meet to deal with gov's marijuana law veto

Mon, 11/06/2017 - 16:50
Maine lawmakers are returning to Augusta on Monday following Republican Gov. Paul LePage’s veto of a bill to regulate and tax the sale of marijuana.