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Why the feds are against medical marijuana

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Agencies, run by bureaucrats corrupted by Big Pharma and police state profiteers, claim cannabis has no medicinal value. There are some in our society who worship at the altar of intoxication. They promote a drunken “saloon” culture, how beer attracts beautiful women, make smoking tobacco look glamorous and encourage folks to consume large amounts of refined sugars and modified milk …

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Medical marijuana not a priority for Florida’s political leaders

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Setting rules governing a new medical marijuana industry is not a top priority for the newly elected leaders of the Legislature, Senate President Joe Negron and House Speaker Richard Corcoran. And Gov. Rick Scott has largely avoided weighing in on the issue. TALLAHASSEE — Medical marijuana’s implementation is turning out to be a slow burn. More than 6 million Floridians …

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Multiple counties fight to ban medical marijuana dispensaries

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Doctors should warn kids against ‘dabbing’ marijuana, experts Say (Image 1) ZEPHYRHILLS, Fla. (WFLA) – The use of medical marijuana was just given the green light by Florida voters last month. Now, several cities and counties across the bay area want to ban those dispensaries, at least temporarily. Like it or not, medical marijuana is legal in Florida. But, some …

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MISSOULIAN EDITORIAL: Don’t tax medical marijuana

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Thinkstock Montana’s new medical marijuana initiative hasn’t even taken full effect, with thousands of critically ill patients still awaiting legal access to the only medication that relieves their suffering, and already they are facing the possibility of hefty taxes on medical marijuana sales in the state. That’s right: For the first time, the state of Montana is looking at taxing …

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Ask a Stoner: Can NFL Players Use Medical Marijuana?

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Dear Stoner: ESPN just did a survey of players that shows they prefer medical marijuana to prescribed medications to deal with pain. So if a player gets legal medical marijuana and then fails an NFL drug test, who wins? Sports Fan Dear Fan: Compared with other professional sports entities, the National Football League has a pretty harsh policy. Even the …

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Ireland Marijuana Legalization: Lawmakers Approve Medical Cannabis Bill

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Medical marijuana may soon be available for patients in Ireland after the minority government approved Thusday a new amendment allowing use of the plant. The bill, drafted by Ireland’s People Before Profit group, still has another round of approval by the government before it can become law. The bill, which was presented to the Dáil Éireann, Ireland’s Lower House Parliament, …

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Jeff Sessions’ Coming War on Legal Marijuana

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On Election Day, eight states voted to legalize recreational or medical marijuana, bringing the nationwide total of medical states to 29. In Florida, medical marijuana won nearly 2 million more votes than Donald Trump. Added up, 65 million people now live in states that authorize adult recreational use; more than half of all Americans have access to medical marijuana; and …

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Four firms propose medical-marijuana dispensaries in Lynn

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LYNN — Four medical marijuana companies have filed plans to open a clinic in the city. The applicants include New England Patient Network Inc . of East Boston, Marblehead-based Old World Remedies , NS AJO Holdings Inc. of Colorado and the Massachusetts Patient Foundation, which operates facilities out of state. The public will be able to hear presentations by the …