Monthly Archives: January 2014

MJ Law

Medical Use – NORML.org – Working to Reform Marijuana Laws

http://norml.org/marijuana/medical
Marijuana, or cannabis, as it is more appropriately called, has been part of
humanity's medicine chest for almost as long as history has been recorded. Of all
the 


Medical cannabis in the United States

In the United States , there are important legal differences between medical priority to use federal laws on medical marijuana , but we will

Marijuana: For Medical Purposes Only Pt. 2Marijuana: For Medical Purposes Only Pt. 2
A documentary on medical marijuana.

MarijuanaMarijuana Use and Effects of Marijuana
http://www.webmd.com/mental-health/marijuana-use-and-its-effects
See what your medical symptoms could mean, and learn about possible conditions. Search by name or medical condition. Occasional marijuana use is rarely seriously harmful, but smoking pot has important medical effects. Within minutes, THC and the other substances in marijuana smoke cause short-term medical effects.

marijuana-userMarijuana user
from hcsan, 2 years ago in Health & Medicine

State Of The NFL
ESPN, on Fri, 31 Jan 2014 09:49:22 -0800
Kirby Lee/USA TODAY Sports Commissioner Roger Goodell says that the NFL will "continue to follow the medicine" when it comes to allowing marijuana use as a potential pain reliever. He was lukewarm about the prospects of future Super Bowls at open-air 

Medical Use of Marijuana: Policy, Regulatory, and Legal Issues
unknown, published 2003, 138 pages

MJ Law

State-By-State Medical Marijuana Laws – Marijuana Policy Project

http://www.mpp.org/legislation/state-by-state-medical-marijuana-laws.html
The Marijuana Policy Project's 2011 edition of its state-by-state report on medical
marijuana laws in the U.S..


Medical cannabis in the United States

In the United States , there are important legal differences between medical complying with state laws on medical marijuana , but we will

Waiting to Inhale: Marijuana, Medicine and the LawWaiting to Inhale: Marijuana, Medicine and the Law
WAITING TO INHALE examines the heated debate surrounding marijuana and its use as medicine in the United States. As patients demand laws to protect their right to use medical marijuana, opponents…

Montana Medical Marijuana Laws
http://www.huffingtonpost.com/tag/montana-medical-marijuana-laws
Montana Governor Vetoes Repeal Of Medical Marijuana Law. Montana Gov Brian Schweitzer has vetoed a bill that would have repealed the state's voter-approved medical marijuana law. Montana Medical Marijuana Laws. More in Politics. You might also like.

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from MichaelBernhardt, 2 years ago in Business & Mgmt

Is support for medical marijuana lighting a fire under Tennessee lawmakers?
Nashville Scene, on Thu, 30 Jan 2014 01:56:15 -0800
The former national chairman of the National Organization for the Reform of Marijuana Laws (NORML) and longtime pro-marijuana activist held up his cellphone in amazement in the legislative lounge, inviting others to look. Supporters who'd come to the 

Medical Marijuana Advocates Ask Harrisburg To Consider Updating …
http://philadelphia.cbslocal.com/
Medical Marijuana Advocates Ask Harrisburg To Consider Updating Law. January 28, 2014 2:24 PM. View Comments. (Mothers of children with epilepsy testify in favor of the legalization of marijuana for medical uses in Pennsylvania.


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Removal of cannabis from Schedule I of the Controlled Substances Act

Organization for the Reform of Marijuana Laws (NORML) petitioned the any state that has legalized marijuana (for giving state law

Marijuana now legal in Washington stateMarijuana now legal in Washington state
A new law makes it legal to possess and smoke marijuana in Washington state, but pot possession is still a federal crime. For more CNN videos on YouTube, che…

Medical Marijuana Laws – A State-By-State Comparison – NPR
http://www.npr.org/2011/07/12/126137481/medical-marijuana-laws-a-state-by-state-comparison
Since California first passed its medical marijuana law in 1996, the District of Columbia and 15 other states have followed suit. Since California first passed a medical marijuana law in 1996, 15 other states and the District of Columbia have followed.

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from blocktax3, 1 year ago in

The United States of Pot Laws
Daily Beast, on Wed, 29 Jan 2014 02:41:15 -0800
More and more people in the U.S. are just saying yes to America's favorite drug, and state legislatures are working hard to keep up with the budding demand. In an April 2013 poll, Americans said for the first time in decades that marijuana should be legal.

Wisconsin legislature moves to strengthen state's marijuana laws …
http://www.tokeofthetown.com/medical/
While many states are easing up on marijuana possession penalties, Wisconsin lawmakers feel the need to make their state tougher on pot. The Wisconsin Assembly this week approved a bill that would allow local 

Marijuana Law
Richard Glen Boire, Boire, published 1996, 192 pages

MJ Law

State Laws – NORML.org – Working to Reform Marijuana Laws

http://norml.org/laws/
Select to show which states have these types of laws. Drugged Driving
Legalization · Medical Marijuana New Hampshire Laws & Penalties · READ
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Legal history of cannabis in the United States

regulation of marijuana use for medical or recreational purposes in the United States . started to abolish state laws and other local

Should Marijuana Be Legal In New York? Recreational, Medical, Sales, All Of It...Should Marijuana Be Legal In New York? Recreational, Medical, Sales, All Of It…
Debate is stirring in New York after a plan to legalize and tax marijuana was announced.

New marijuana laws cause confusion – TheHill
http://thehill.com/homenews/news/272403-new-marijuana-laws-cause-confusion
The DOJ is charged with enforcing the federal prohibition on marijuana, and the state laws run counter to the long-existing ban, creating a debate over which law should be enforced and which law is most responsive to the will of the people.

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from nikhil_jhunjhnuwala, 1 year ago in
A short guide on marijuana state laws and federal regulation. To see the whole infographic: http://myright.me/marijuana/marijuana-laws-infographic/. To get more information: http://myright.me/marijuana/america-vs-marijuana-a-battle-for-state-rights/

Cannabis Legal, Localities Begin to Just Say No
New York Times, on Sun, 26 Jan 2014 17:55:06 -0800
The momentum toward legalized marijuana might seem like an inevitable tide, with states from Florida to New York considering easing laws for medical use, and a full-blown recreational industry rapidly emerging in Colorado and here in Washington State.

WSJ/NBC Poll: Solid Support for Legal Marijuana – Washington Wire …
http://blogs.wsj.com/washwire/
In this Jan. 1, 2014 file photo, customers stand in a line numbering several hundred people, shortly after the opening of 3D Cannabis Center, which opened as a legal recreational retail outlet in Denver on New Years Day.

Marijuana Law
Richard Glen Boire, Boire, published 1996, 192 pages

MJ Law

Poll: Should NJ legalize marijuana for recreational use? | NJ.com

http://www.nj.com/politics/index.ssf/2014/01/poll_should_nj_legalize_marijuana_for_recreational_use.html
9 hours ago An unidentified worker trims marijuana plants inside the sprawling to introduce
a bill that would legalize marijuana for recreational use.


Cannabis in California

comprises a number of legislative, legal, and cultural events surrounding use of cannabis . Recreational marijuana possession of up to one

Wa. legalizes recreational use of marijuanaWa. legalizes recreational use of marijuana
Starting December 6th, Washington residents over the age of 21 may legally posses 1 ounce of marijuana. Richard Thompson reports there will be penalties for …

High times – 3 states to vote on recreational marijuana use – Fox News
http://www.foxnews.com/politics/2012/10/08/high-times-3-states-vote-on-recreational-marijuana-use/
Trending In Politics. Also on the web. 3 states to vote on recreational marijuana use. You're logged in as. Published October 08, 2012.

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from bmuch, 4 years ago in Health & Medicine

Pete Carroll: NFL should explore medical marijuana if it helps players
CBSSports.com, on Mon, 27 Jan 2014 15:23:51 -0800
JERSEY CITY, N.J. — There are only two states in the country where recreational marijuana use is legal and the NFL teams from those two states are playing in Super Bowl XLVIII. So it probably shouldn't come as any surprise that Seahawks coach Pete 

Is Recreational Marijuana Use a Sin? – The Gospel Coalition Blog
http://thegospelcoalition.org/blogs/tgc/
Last November, citizens of Colorado voted on Amendment 64, an amendment to their state's constitution that would allow the "personal use and regulation of marijuana" for adults 21 and over, as well as commercial cultivation 

Marijuana
Erich Goode, published 2009, 197 pages

MJ Law

State Marijuana Laws Map – Governing

http://www.governing.com/gov-data/state-marijuana-laws-map-medical-recreational.html
More states have laws legalizing marijuana usage. state have legalized
marijuana for recreational use, while other states permit medical marijuana. A
limited 


Cannabis in California

Recreational marijuana possession of up to one ounce is an officials from enforcing federal marijuana laws The bill would help with

Marijuana Is Now Legal In ColoradoMarijuana Is Now Legal In Colorado
Colorado has made recreational marijuana legal, and as the new law has taken effect, legal marijuana stores have opened up to much fanfare–but no drug-fuele…

Legal Recreational Marijuana – Not So Far Out—A Commentary by Adam Cohen – Yale Law School
http://www.law.yale.edu/news/14980.htm
And the US Constitution's Supremacy Clause says that when federal and state laws clash, federal law trumps. In Colorado, supporters last week fell about 3,000 signatures short of getting a legalization measure on the ballot — but the law gave them 15 days to collect the rest, and it seems likely they will.

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Goodell: NFL would consider allowing medical marijuana – USA Today

http://www.usatoday.com/story/sports/nfl/2014/01/23/commissioner-roger-goodell-marijuana/4797267/
2 days ago Commissioner Roger Goodell said Thursday the NFL would consider allowing
athletes to use marijuana to treat concussions and other head 


Maurice Hinchey

The Hinchey-Rohrabacher medical marijuana amendment — which has regarding enforcement of federal laws and use of federal resources against

Medical Cannabis Leads to Increased Use In SeniorsMedical Cannabis Leads to Increased Use In Seniors

Medical marijuana use and suicide attempt in – Am J Psychiatry. 2011 – PubMed – NCBI
http://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pubmed/21813494
We are sorry, but NCBI web applications do not support your browser and may not function properly. Department of Psychiatry, University of Colorado Health Sciences Center, Denver, USA. Other Literature Sources. Labome Expert Profile. MedlinePlus Health Information.

marijuana-userMarijuana user
from hcsan, 2 years ago in Health & Medicine

Voters may get say on medical marijuana
Tallahassee Democrat (blog), on Fri, 24 Jan 2014 22:56:15 -0800
Sponsors of a proposed constitutional amendment to legalize marijuana for medical use have gathered enough valid signatures as of Friday afternoon to put the measure to Florida voters. State elections officials report 710,508 signatures have been

Roger Goodell open to players using medical marijuana for …
http://sports.yahoo.com/blogs/nfl-shutdown-corner/
Goodell said, according to Daniel Kaplan of the Sports Business Journal, that he would consider letting NFL players use medical marijuana for concussion issues. Goodell says if medical experts ever say medical marijuna 

Medical Use of Marijuana: Policy, Regulatory, and Legal Issues
unknown, published 2003, 138 pages

MJ Law

State Medical Marijuana Laws | Marijuana Laws and Regulations

http://www.ncsl.org/research/health/state-medical-marijuana-laws.aspx
This article offers a listing of states with medical marijuana laws. Since 1996
when California voters approved the use of medical marijuana, other states have
 


Cannabis in the United States

possession of cannabis (marijuana) in the United States is illegal under federal law. marijuana is legal for both medical and non-medical use.

KNOW YOUR RIGHTS! MEDICAL MARIJUANA LAW! HOW TO DEAL WITH COPS! PART 1KNOW YOUR RIGHTS! MEDICAL MARIJUANA LAW! HOW TO DEAL WITH COPS! PART 1
WATCH AS A LEADING MEDICAL MARIJUANA ATTORNEY EXPLAINS YOUR RIGHTS WHEN DEALING WITH POLICE ENCOUNTERS WHEN INVOLVED WITH MARIJUANA. TO SEE THE REST OF THIS …

U.S. Supreme Court Upholds State Medical Marijuana Laws – ChattahBox News Blog
http://chattahbox.com/us/2009/05/18/us-supreme-court-upholds-state-medical-marijuana-laws/
Supreme Court Upholds State Medical Marijuana Laws. Written by Sue. When There's News, Get Ready For Lots Of Chattah. The US Supreme court on Monday, upheld the right of states to implement and administer their own medical marijuana laws, affirming the long.

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from sokphhaneeyan, 2 years ago in Entertainment
Sokphhanee’s ENC1102 Presentation

Texas, Louisiana Governors Say They're Open To Marijuana Reform
ThinkProgress, on Thu, 23 Jan 2014 14:11:19 -0800
Christie's comments are only slightly more aggressive than previous statements on the drug war; he condemned the drug war in 2012, and has since vetoed bills to ensure users of medical marijuana could get an organ transplant, and another to ease access

Illinois Medical Marijuana Law: A Practical Guide for Everyone
Bradley Vallerius, published 2013, 132 pages

MJ Law


Legal history of cannabis in the United States

regulation of marijuana use for medical or recreational purposes in the United States . States started to abolish state laws and other

“A Practical Understanding of Medical Marijuana Law in Washington State,” David Kerr
Link to Lawline CLE Seminar: http://www.lawline.com/cle/course-details.php?i=1774 Course Description: The medicinal value of cannabis is controversial — alt…

State Marijuana Laws
http://www.huffingtonpost.com/news/state-marijuana-laws
What Are the Next States to Legalize Marijuana. After that day, just 46 months from now, it will be almost inevitable that Congress will change federal law. The biggest day in the history of the marijuana-policy-reform movement will be November 8, 2016. Will It Play in Peoria.

canadian-law-on-recreational-use-of-marijuanaCanadian Law on the Recreational Use of Marijuana
from randellrebecca, 9 months ago in News & Politics

Chicago aldermen mull medical marijuana rules
Chicago Tribune, on Thu, 23 Jan 2014 12:15:00 -0800
Ald. Edward Burke, 14th, complained that city officials were given little ability to block cannabis dealers from coming to city neighborhoods under the medical marijuana law state lawmakers passed last year. “As of now, the city of Chicago has no law

Marijuana Law
Richard Glen Boire, Boire, published 1996, 192 pages

MJ Law

State Laws – NORML.org – Working to Reform Marijuana Laws

http://norml.org/laws/
Select to show which states have these types of laws. Drugged Driving
Legalization · Medical Marijuana New Hampshire Laws & Penalties · READ
MORE 


Cannabis laws in Ann Arbor, Michigan

enacted some of the most lenient laws on marijuana possession in the United States . even with the new fine, possession of small amounts

Marijuana Is Now Legal In ColoradoMarijuana Is Now Legal In Colorado
Colorado has made recreational marijuana legal, and as the new law has taken effect, legal marijuana stores have opened up to much fanfare–but no drug-fuele…

New marijuana laws cause confusion – TheHill
http://thehill.com/homenews/news/272403-new-marijuana-laws-cause-confusion
The DOJ is charged with enforcing the federal prohibition on marijuana, and the state laws run counter to the long-existing ban, creating a debate over which law should be enforced and which law is most responsive to the will of the people.

marijuana-dilemma-24510558Marijuana Dilemma
from QDES, 6 months ago in Health & Medicine

CT Medical Marijuana Law Lacks Language on Schools, Says Milford Legislator
Patch.com, on Wed, 22 Jan 2014 18:19:08 -0800
Federal law prohibits medical marijuana dispensaries from setting up within 1,000 feet of schools, churches and other institutions. But that language is not included in Connecticut's new medical marijuana law, State Rep. James Maroney said in a release 

How marijuana legalization in Colorado and Washington affects the …
http://mmqb.si.com/
At the Denver Kush Club on Welton Street in Five Points, a glass door covered in metal bars opens up to a small waiting room where ID's are checked (the new law strictly limits sales to those 21 and over), and the flow of 

Marijuana Law
Richard Glen Boire, Boire, published 1996, 192 pages