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Latest numbers indicate medical marijuana will be on the November ballot in Utah

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SALT LAKE CITY — Medical marijuana will likely be on the ballot in Utah in November. New numbers obtained from the Lt. Governor’s Office show the Utah Patients Coalition has met the threshold for signatures required to put the question of medical marijuana to Utah voters this November. The numbers indicate the group has validated a sufficient number of signatures …

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Medical Marijuana in Colorado Ten Years After the First Big Boom

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"The fact that medical marijuana is in the state’s constitution means it’s not going away," Vicente says. "However, I do think there’s been a concerted effort to dilute Amendment 20 in certain ways." Our 2010 medical marijuana timeline shows how the seeds of the medical marijuana revolution began sprouting a few years earlier. The number of patients on the state’s …

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‘It’s hope’ — Bossier mom advocates for medical marijuana to treat autism

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A Bossier City mother hopes state lawmakers will authorize medical marijuana as a possible treatment for health conditions related to autism. (Photo: Stan Carpenter 2018, Stan Carpenter / The Times) It’s never a simple trip when Monica Stampley and her family want to go on vacation, visit a restaurant or even go to another family member’s house. Because whenever they …

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4/20 discounts at medical marijuana dispensaries won’t apply to recreational market in Massachusetts – Boston Business Journal

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Medical marijuana patients thinking of just buying cannabis from a recreational dispensary may want to hold on to their medical marijuana cards, as recreational marijuana users won’t have access to discounted weed. In celebration of 4/20, the widely-recognized holiday for cannabis, medical marijuana dispensaries are offering numerous specials, from free pre-rolled marijuana with any purchase at Central Ave Compassionate Care, …

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Judge in Ohio medical marijuana grower case concerned about state’s pace

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Representatives of Releaf LLC, which sued the state over delays in the Ohio cultivator license appeal process, were in Franklin County Common Pleas Court on Friday morning. (Eric Gay/AP) COLUMBUS, Ohio – A Franklin County Common Pleas judge told the state Friday that the pace at which it is hearing medical marijuana license appeals may not work in its favor. …

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NC mom pushes for medical pot for son. ‘It’s so obvious and clear that this works.’ | Charlotte Observer

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Doctors predicted Jackson Helms would die by the time he was 6. Now 19, Jackson has lived longer than expected and gained relief from his severe epilepsy because of cannabidiol, or CBD, says his mom Kelly Helms. CBD has essentially no THC, which is the psychoactive element in marijuana that causes a high. The full legalization of medical marijuana could …

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Miami Beach’s first medical marijuana dispensary to open near Lincoln Road Mall | Miami Herald

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Miami Beach is getting its first medical marijuana dispensary, a year after cannabis treatment centers began sprouting up in South Florida. Surterra Wellness, one of seven companies currently licensed to sell medical marijuana to patients in Florida, plans to open a dispensary on Friday near the Lincoln Road Mall in South Beach. The dispensary will sell a variety of cannabis-based …