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Health insurers won’t cover medical marijuana in North Dakota

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Leaves of marijuana plants to extract the hemp fiber that is often used in traditional Japanese clothes and accessories, are seen at Japan’s largest legal marijuana farm in Kanuma, Tochigi prefecture, Japan July 5, 2016. Picture taken July 5, 2016. REUTERS/Issei Kato FARGO, N.D. — North Dakota voters overwhelmingly approved the legalization of medical marijuana, and lawmakers are grappling with …

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Bill Allowing Landlords To Ban Medical Marijuana Officially On Governor Snyder’s Desk

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State Capitol – file photo (MPRN-Lansing) Governor Rick Snyder has just a few bills from last session left to consider. Among them is a bill that would allow landlords to include a provision in their leases preventing tenants from smoking or growing medical marijuana. Bill sponsor Republican Senator Rick Jones said the legislation protects fellow tenants and landlords from smoke …

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Bill allowing landlords to ban medical marijuana smoking officially on Snyder’s desk

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Credit user A7nubis / flickr – http://j.mp/1SPGCl0 Governor Rick Snyder has just a few bills from last session left to consider. Among them is a bill that would allow landlords to include a provision in their leases preventing tenants from smoking or growing medical marijuana. Bill sponsor Republican Senator Rick Jones said the legislation protects fellow tenants and landlords from …

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What’s driving new wave of patients signing up for medical marijuana in N.J.

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TRENTON — Nearly 500 people with post-traumatic stress disorder have enrolled in the state’s medicinal marijuana program in the four months since Gov. Chris Christie agreed to include the debilitating psychiatric condition among the list of qualifying illnesses, a state Health Department spokeswoman said. PTSD qualified 466 people for the program – representing about 4 percent of the 10,800 patients …

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How to Get a Medical Marijuana License Online

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By Alex M. Everything about going to the doctor is a drag and, for those of you living in the state of California, going to to see a medical marijuana doctor can come with a lot of extra stress. But it doesn’t have to be so bad. A lot of people, including current patients, don’t know that state laws make …

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Medical Marijuana Fees Costly

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You need to have the Adobe Flash Player to view this content. Please click here to continue. FAYETTEVILLE (KFSM) — Arkansans looking to grow marijuana may be turned away be the cost to apply for a license and the annual fee. The Arkansas Medical Marijuana Commission decided growers would have to pay an annual fee of $100,000. This fee is …

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5-year-old with seizures now being treated with medical marijuana

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Jacel Delgadillo’s hopes for her 5-year-old son Bruno finally knocked on the door of her Fontainebleau apartment Wednesday. The Nicaraguan mother received the first shipment of medical marijuana oil that will help control Bruno’s convulsions. Delgadillo paid $75 for the medication, and must give her son four drops three times a day for one month. facebook twitter email Share Uniting …

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Capital Region entrepreneurs launch website of medical marijuana doctors

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It’s tough to find a doctor in New York who will recommend medical marijuana. At the one-year anniversary of the drug being legally available in the state, more than 800 physicians are registered to certify patients to purchase medical cannabis in 19 dispensaries, including three in Albany County. But over the past year, patients and advocates have consistently complained that …