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Medical Marijuana Updates, Reports: Florida’s Funds To Possibly Boost Because Of Medical Cannabis

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Israel Pioneers Use Of Medical Marijuana Florida has already started distributing Medical Marijuana to patients who are qualified to take the recently-legalized medication. (Photo: Uriel Sinai / Getty Images) Legalizing of Marijuana to be used as a medicine has become one of the most talked about global issues of today. And, the issue, obviously, hasn’t subsided yet. But for federal …

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Rollout of California’s legal cannabis a gnarly challenge

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A marijuana bud is photographed moments before harvest inside Utopia Farms, a legal grow facility Friday, Dec. 2, 2016, in Soquel, Calif. (Karl Mondon/Bay Area News Group) SANTA ROSA — Amid the euphoria of this weekend’s famed Emerald Cup weed fest, there was this creeping buzzkill: the glacial rollout of legalization. Right when it seems like “The Great Pot Moment” …

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Winter Garden dispensary delivers 1st dose of medical marijuana

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Knox Medical began distributing medical marijuana Friday, Dec. 9, 2016. Knox is a longtime Winter Garden family farm. (News 13) WINTER GARDEN — The first patient to receive medical marijuana grown in Central Florida got his delivery Friday. Knox Medical began distributing medical marijuana Friday Knox Medical is a longtime Winter Garden family farm St. Cloud woman said medical marijuana …

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NFL Suspends Buffalo Bills Player for Using Medical Marijuana to Treat Crohn’s Pain

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National Football League Buffalo Bills offensive tackle Seantrel Henderson , who has been diagnosed with Crohn’s disease, has been suspended for using marijuana, a violation of the NFL’s Policy and Program for Substances of Abuse. The Bills reported Tuesday that it has been notified by the NFL office that Henderson is suspended for the team’s next 10 regular-season and/or postseason …

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Medical Marijuana To Be Allowed In New York Hospitals

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Medical marijuana is for suffering patients. That seems obvious, but there are a lot of policies in America that prevent suffering patients form using medical marijuana. Hospitals are centers for suffering people. It’s where people go to be treated and hopefully healed. Marijuana is a proven medicine, so one would think that people would be able to use marijuana in …

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Lower Shore firms win pre-approval for pot license

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(Photo: Daily Times File Image) If company titles are an indicator of their location, then among six firms on the Eastern Shore to win state preliminary approval to dispense medical marijuana is one in or near Ocean City. OC Botanicals LLC in Maryland’s Senatorial District 38, a region that makes up Somerset, Wicomico and Worcester counties, is among a total …

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Md. chooses 102 companies to open medical-marijuana dispensaries

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Rabbi Jeffrey Kahn, who runs a medical-marijuana dispensary in the Takoma neighborhood of Northwest Washington, has secured preliminary authorization to sell the products in Bethesda. (Evelyn Hockstein/For The Washington Post) Maryland officials Friday announced the 102 businesses who have received preliminary authorization to sell the state’s first legal medical marijuana, bringing the long-awaited program a step closer to fruition. The …

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Seminar dispenses help for Arkansas’ medical marijuana industry

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LITTLE ROCK, Ark. (KTHV) – Arkansas voters joined a national trend of legalizing medical marijuana this past election. Arkansas is the first state in the "Bible Belt" to pass such law and people who supported the constitutional amendment are promised a chance at a lucrative new opportunity within the Natural State. After a Medical Marijuana Commission was announced earlier in …