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Medical marijuana in schools? It may soon be legal in WA

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When John Barclay’s daughter, River, has a seizure, it’s always a terrifying moment. Sometimes her severe epilepsy will cause them to become more violent, even four minutes long. She often has that scared look in her eyes. "She’s a beautiful and wonderful girl. I would feel helpless to see her go through those moments," John said. About a year and …

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Report: More Than 2,000 N.H. Patients Getting Medical Marijuana Under New Law

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Credit Dank Depot via Flickr CC / https://flic.kr/p/9c93J6 More than two thousand patients are receiving medical marijuana in New Hampshire, including a handful of children and teenagers. That’s according to new numbers released by state health officials last week . The state legalization medical marijuana in 2013, but only began dispensing it last spring. According to the report, the youngest …

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Only on 6: Patients struggling to find medical marijuana doctors

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LATHAM, NY (WRGB)–In Latham, there’s a doctor’s office that’s a little different. Patients can meet with therapy dogs, and if they’re looking for medical marijuana, they can actually get it. "It does feel like its a secret as to who is prescribing these medications," says Dr. Jacqueline Bennett. Dr. Jacquelyn Bennett is one of the only doctors in the Capital …

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1,300 on list to get medical marijuana in Georgia

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State Rep. Allen Peake, R-Macon, talks about his proposed medical marijuana bill, Wednesday, Jan. 6, 2016, in Atlanta. Peake, who championed legislation allowing people with certain diseases to possess medical marijuana pre-filed a bill on Wednesday allowing state-licensed manufacturers to operate in the state, calling in-state production the “next logical step.” (AP Photo/David Goldman) More than 1,300 people have been …

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Medical marijuana dispensary operator outlines vision

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HILO — Hawaiian Ethos, one of the first companies selected to operate medical marijuana dispensaries on Hawaii Island, wants to open stores in Hilo and Kona — locations it says are close to the bulk of the island’s patients and will provide easy access to cruise ship ports once law allows dispensaries to service out-of-state cardholders. That’s what leaders from …

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Long Beach Officials Push For Educational Campaign On Medical Marijuana

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HempCon 2011 Medical Marijuana Expo Held In Los Angeles(Photo : (Photo by Kevork Djansezian/Getty Images)) Third District Councilwoman Suzie Price is hoping that she could present a broad discussion with regards to marijuana safety to the council chamber during the Long Beach City Council meeting. Price intends to bring up the topic before the first medical marijuana dispensaries open for …

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Provision in medical marijuana law allows Arkansas communities to vote themselves “dry”

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LITTLE ROCK (KATV) — Even before the Arkansas Medical Marijuana Commission has the final say on where 32 medical marijuana dispensaries and five cultivation centers set up in the state, counties and municipalities could move to ban the substance from their backyard. David Couch, the man who authored the 2016 Arkansas Medical Marijuana Amendment, said he purposely put in a …