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Oklahoma voters will decide fate of medical marijuana

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Oklahoma voters will decide fate of medical marijuana Quick Facts: State Question 788 will be on Oklahoma ballots in 2018 The question would legalize marijuana for medical purposes with a state-issued license carrying a board-certified signature SQ 788 does not list specific qualifying conditions; A 7 percent tax would be placed on sales Scroll down for the full text of …

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Our View: Now is the time to give input on medical marijuana issue

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FILE – In this March 24, 2017, file photo, vials filled with samples of marijuana are arranged at the Blum medical marijuana dispensary, in Reno, Nev. Nevada’s marijuana regulators are working furiously to launch recreational sales on July 1, a fast-approaching deadline that could hinge on a court deciding whether the powerful liquor industry should be guaranteed a piece of …

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Parents fear loss of medical marijuana for seizure control

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LEICESTER – U.S. Attorney General Jeff Sessions’ plan to end the use of medical marijuana has Lisa and Laurence Cole concerned. The couple credits medical cannabis solutions they have administered to their 8-year-old daughter, Maddie, for two years for her improved health and a reduction in the number and severity of seizures she experiences. Before the treatment, she would have …

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The $5B Challenge Medical Marijuana Poses to Big Pharma

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A big issue involving medical marijuana has emerged in the past year: Many people prefer using marijuana for their condition rather than opioids. Former NFL and NBA players have come forward to say that both leagues should allow players to at least try marijuana for pain management, given the known issues with opioid use and the ongoing overdose epidemic . …

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What Florida medical marijuana will look like under proposed rules

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TALLAHASSEE, Fla. — Florida health officials have issued their proposed rules to implement the state’s constitutional medical marijuana amendment. The regulations that were released on Friday by the Department of Health pick up the framework from the bill passed on June 9 by the State Legislature during a special session . The Department last month outlined a procedure where it …

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Hmbldt Gives Medical Marijuana A Dose Of Predictability

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Hmbldt, a startup based in Los Angeles, wants to make medical marijuana as predictable as Advil. Now legal in 29 states, cannabis is increasingly used to treat conditions ranging from nagging headaches to Parkinson’s. But it doesn’t always deliver dependable relief: There are more than 700 strains, each producing a different effect, and taking the right amount can be tricky. …

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Matica Accelerates Construction Plans for Dorval Medical Marijuana Facility

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Jun 19, 2017 (TheNewswire.ca via COMTEX) — (via TheNewswire) Toronto, Ontario / TheNewswire / June 19, 2017 – Matica Enterprises Inc. (MMJ-CSE) (39N – Frankfurt) (MQPXF – OTC PINK) ("Matica" or the "Company") is pleased to announce that it plans to undertake a non-brokered private placement of up to twenty million (20,000,000) units (the "Units") to raise gross proceeds of …

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Contractor chosen for Louisiana medical marijuana production

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BATON ROUGE, LA (AP) – Medical marijuana in Louisiana is moving closer to production, with a contractor for the growing operation chosen by Louisiana State University. The LSU AgCenter has selected a New Orleans affiliate of a Las Vegas company to do the work. GB Sciences was chosen from seven potential vendors. A contract awaits consideration by the university governing …