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Bill Introduced to Legalize Medical Marijuana and Hemp in Costa Rica

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Medical Marijuana Clinic All around the world, different countries are considering the question of whether to legalize marijuana for medical purposes, as well as the growing of hemp for industrial uses. There have been any number of reports and studies to gain support for this movement showing that medical cannabis provides relief from a vast array of illness. Hemp is …

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Florida Legislature begins sorting out amendment legalizing medical marijuana

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Florida’s Legislature is beginning the process of figuring out how to implement Amendment 2, which allows for the legalization of medical marijuana. TALLAHASSEE – Florida’s Legislature is beginning the process of figuring out how to implement Amendment 2, which allows for the legalization of medical marijuana. The Senate’s Health Policy Committee held a workshop Tuesday where a Department of Health …

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Could medical marijuana help put a dent in Tennessee’s opioid epidemic?

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NASHVILLE, Tenn. ( WZTV ) – Could medical marijuana help put a dent in Tennessee’s opioid epidemic? State Representative, Jeremy Faison thinks it can. He says medical marijuana is a cash crop in states where it’s legal. Psoriatic arthritis sidelined David Hairston’s career as a corporate CPA. "For my condition most people start out with three Vicodin a day from …

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Q&A with Brookline’s medical marijuana dispensary

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Now that pot is legal in Brookline, what does that mean at NETA? The state law legalizing marijuana for adult use is now in effect. But what does that mean? The New England Treatment Access, a medical marijuana dispensary that has a location in Brookline Village, sent some frequently asked questions to patients. Here’s what they said: Does that mean …

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Could medical marijuana help put a dent in Tennessee’s opioid epidemic?

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State lawmaker says medical marijuana could curb Tennessee’s opiod epidemic. (CNN) NASHVILLE, Tenn. ( WZTV ) – Could medical marijuana help put a dent in Tennessee’s opioid epidemic? State Representative, Jeremy Faison thinks it can. He says medical marijuana is a cash crop in states where it’s legal. Psoriatic arthritis sidelined David Hairston’s career as a corporate CPA. "For my …

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Mexico Legalizes Medical Marijuana

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Medicinal cannabis overwhelming passes in Mexican Senate. You may remember in our previous post , that Mexico was set to vote on legalizing medicinal marijuana. While there was concern that other issues would take precedence over the marijuana legislation, the Senate was able to come to a decision on the new bill. In a landslide victory of 98-7, medicinal cannabis …

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Second medical marijuana dispensary proposed for Davis Square

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Sage Cannabis and Garden Remedies, two medical marijuana dispensaries, are hoping to receive special permits for properties on Elm Street in Davis Square. Four years after the state legalized medical marijuana by a ballot question in 2012, the City of Somerville this October issued five letters of non-opposition to medical marijuana dispensaries vying for an opportunity to open in Somerville. …

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Gov. LePage: After legalization, Maine should ‘get rid’ of medical marijuana

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Marijuana (Thinkstock) AUGUSTA ( BDN ) — Gov. Paul LePage continued his push for changes to referendum questions passed by Maine voters in November by calling for an end to the state’s medical marijuana program on WGAN on Thursday . Since the election, the Republican governor has mostly called upon the Maine Legislature to alter ballot initiatives that will levy …