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Medical Marijuana Dispensary Opens in Newton

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The exterior of Garden Remedies on Washington Street in Newton. (WBZ-TV) NEWTON (CBS) — One week after Massachusetts voters approved the use of recreational marijuana, a new medical marijuana dispensary opened Tuesday in Newton. Garden Remedies on Washington Street is the ninth medical marijuana dispensary to open in Massachusetts. The dispensary is the culmination of a dream by founder Dr. …

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How the UK’s drug laws have created an underground medical marijuana scene

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Hydro, a dealer who gives away medical marijuana illegally in the UK The UK’s underground medical marijuana scene, where dealers give away tens of thousands of pounds worth of cannabis in order to offer relief to those in physical pain, has been exposed in a new documentary. Millions of people across can gain access to medical marijuana to treat the …

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Ireland: 77% Support For Medical Marijuana

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Marijuana is medicine. That’s a statement that I make with confidence. That confidence comes from the fact that thousands of studies have proven that marijuana has medical properties. That confidence also involves knowing the fact that the United States government holds patents involving marijuana’s medical properties, and that the same federal government has a medical marijuana program in place that …

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Springfield City Council OKs First Medical Marijuana Dispensary

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As advocates for medical marijuana looked on, the Springfield City Council approved a host community agreement to open the first medical marijuana dispensary in the city. The way is clear for the first medical marijuana dispensary to open in the largest city in western Massachusetts. A development agreement leaves open the possibility of additional sites for medical cannabis in Springfield. …

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Local business shows interest in medical cannabis

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DESTIN – Other than location requirements, city officials will probably leave regulations on medical marijuana dispensaries to the state, Mayor Scott Fischer said Monday. Before Florida voters last week approved Amendment 2 to expand the use of medical marijuana, Destin officials were approached by the operators of Vapor Wizard about possibly opening such a dispensary. Vapor Wizard, owned by Alan …

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Vietnam veteran, mothers to sick children push for medical marijuana

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A growing number of North Carolinians are fighting for medical marijuana in their state. Following the November 2016 election, 29 states and Washington D.C. either allow medical marijuana or have voted to allow it. Medical marijuana is illegal in North Carolina. "It’s a miracle drug to me," U.S. military veteran Perry Parks said. Vietnam veteran, mothers to sick children push …

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‘Medical Marijuana’ Still Doesn’t Apply To Veterans

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Tom couldn’t sleep. After six years in the U.S. Navy, he found himself in the civilian world unable to readjust from his time on a ship, when a commanding officer would often wake up the sailors every few hours. He tried prescription sleep aids, but nothing really worked until he smoked some weed. “I tried it very sparingly and slept …

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Medical Marijuana Passage Creates Green Rush

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Cherie Diez / Tampa Bay Times Florida voters’ overwhelming approval of a constitutional amendment legalizing medical marijuana for a broad swath of patients may have spurred a green rush into the state by investors eager to cash in on what will soon be the nation’s second-largest pot market. More than 71 percent of voters approved Amendment 2, "Use of Marijuana …