Monthly Archives: September 2014

MJ Law


Legality of cannabis by U.S. state

(marijuana) in the under federal law is illegal cannabis for recreational or However, individual state laws do not always conform to the

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…

States With Legal Recreational Marijuana/Cannabis
http://uspolitics.about.com/od/warondrugs/a/States-Where-Marijuana-Is-Legal.htm
See where marijuana is legal in the United States. See which states have legalized the recreational use of marijuana. Find out how federal laws and state laws are …

recreational-thc-marijuana-cannabis-presentationRecreational THC Marijuana Cannabis
from guest871a97, 6 years ago in Health & Medicine
Recreational THC Marijuana Cannabis

Marijuana legal but often scarce in Washington state
USA TODAY, on Fri, 26 Sep 2014 17:45:00 -0700
SEATTLE – A little more than two months after Washington launched recreational marijuana sales, you'd be hard pressed to stumble upon any pot shops in the state's biggest city: Until this weekend, only one marijuana store was open in Seattle, and

New York Could Legalize Recreational Marijuana In 2015
http://www.huffingtonpost.com/news/marijuana/
Colorado and Washington, both of which legalized recreational marijuana in 2012, did so through voter-approved ballot measures. "In some ways, not having a referendum makes it harder," Usher said. "With referendum, you …

Essential Guide to Workplace Investigations, The: How to Handle Employee …
Lisa Guerin, published 2013, 444 pages

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Maurice Hinchey

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

Grinding a Bowl of Medical MarijuanaGrinding a Bowl of Medical Marijuana
Don’t miss the hilarious ending. I wasn’t planning to upload this, but I decided that it’s pretty funny. There have been a few times that we made a video tha…

National Institute on Drug Abuse (NIDA) – DrugFacts – Is Marijuana Medicine
http://www.drugabuse.gov/publications/drugfacts/marijuana-medicine
Misperceptions of Safety Growing acceptance of medical marijuana (and now its legalization for recreational use in two states) may be influencing how young people perceive the harm associated with marijuana use generally.

medical-marijuana-use-their-words-to-tell-your-storyMedical MarijuanaUse Their Words to Tell Your Story
from andy1978duran, 2 months ago in Health & Medicine
Andy Duran’s presentation from the Adult Forum at the Youth to Youth International Eastern States Conference. From July 28, 2014. Copyright 2014, Linking Efforts Against Drugs, Inc.

Florida companies could still fire employees for marijuana use even if …
Bradenton Herald, on Sat, 27 Sep 2014 20:56:15 -0700
Across the nation, employees who have used medical marijuana legally under state laws have been fired when they fail drug tests. Employers are saying because marijuana is still illegal under federal law, they have the right to fire employees for using

Pa. committee OKs medical marijuana bill – abc27 WHTM
http://www.abc27.com/category/219761/editor-picks
A second Senate committee has approved legislation to legalize the use of medical marijuana in Pennsylvania. An amended version of Senate Bill 1182 was reported out of the Senate Appropriations Committee on Tuesday …

Cannabis in Medical Practice: A Legal, Historical and Pharmacological …
unknown, published 1997, 247 pages

MJ Law

State Medical Marijuana Laws

http://www.ncsl.org/research/health/state-medical-marijuana-laws.aspx
In 1996, California voters passed Proposition 215, making the Golden State the
first in the union to allow for the medical use of marijuana. Since then, 22 more …


Drug Enforcement Administration

The Drug Enforcement Administration (DEA) is an United States federal law Raids on medical marijuana dispensaries: Image:DEA Raid protest.

Medical marijuana is legal in Florida alreadyMedical marijuana is legal in Florida already
Medical marijuana has been legal in Florida since 1991, yet nobody has known. Today, Florida statutes, laws and Dept. of Health rules allow a physician to or…

Medical Marijuana Dispensaries, Cannabis Club Directory – Pot …
http://medicalmarijuana.com/medical-marijuana-laws
Social network of marijuana experts and patients. Medical marijuana dispensaries, doctors, attorneys. Learn to grow marijuana or get a cannabis card

majority-of-americans-support-sacramento-medical-marijuanaMajority of Americans Support Sacramento Medical Marijuana
from ElCaminoWellnessCenter, 3 years ago in Health & Medicine
The use of Medical Cannabis has been highly regarded as an alternative medicine to cure various medical diseases. Medical experts in the region concluded that this Sacramento medicinal cannabis can be as effective as to those regular drugs found in the market. For more information please visit us at http://www.ElCaminoWellnessCenter.com

Marijuana legal but often scarce in Washington state
USA TODAY, on Fri, 26 Sep 2014 17:45:00 -0700
Retailers can't grow the marijuana they sell, and aren't allowed to open the packages its pot comes in. They also cannot have any connection with the state's far-less regulated medical marijuana industry. In Colorado, most retail pot shops also contain …

Medical marijuana moves closer to becoming legal in NSW …
http://worldnewsviews.com/
Medical marijuana moves closer to becoming legal in NSW. Mike Baird says NSW police will be allowed to exercise discretion not to charge terminally ill adults who use cannabis. Share …

Marijuana early experiences with four states’ laws that allow use for …
unknown, published unknown, 0 pages

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Marijuana Policy Project

The Marijuana Policy Project (MPP) is the largest organization working solely on (3) change state laws to reduce or eliminate penalties

Kettle Falls Five marijuana case pits federal laws against state lawsKettle Falls Five marijuana case pits federal laws against state laws
The fight over medical marijuana grows has landed in Spokane’s federal court. Five people from Kettle Falls face up to 40 years in prison and another faces l…

State By State Marijuana Laws | The Weed Blog
http://www.theweedblog.com/state-by-state-marijuana-laws/
State by state marijuana law links. Medical marijuana and decriminalized marijuana legal limits per state.

kind-clinics-medical-marijuana-dispensaries-coming-to-azKind Clinics Medical Marijuana Dispensaries Coming to AZ
from kindclinics, 3 years ago in Health & Medicine
AZ Prop 203 has passed & Kind Clinics Medical Marijuana Dispensaries will be opening soon. The Kind Clinics medical marijuana dispensary company is the leading expert in medical marijuana use & dispensing in the State of Arizona. www.kindclinics.com

State Senate Passes Medical Marijuana Bill
CBS Local, on Wed, 24 Sep 2014 09:08:51 -0700
HARRISBURG, Pa. (AP) – After an emotionally charged debate, Pennsylvania state senators passed legislation to legalize several forms of medical marijuana. But the bill approved Wednesday, 43-7, faces opposition from House Republican leaders and Gov.


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MJ Law


Legality of cannabis

federal law in the established medicinal marijuana programs repealed their laws Treasury Department created a new department in 1930 named

Legal Ease - New Massachusetts Marijuana LawLegal Ease – New Massachusetts Marijuana Law
Attorney Ernest H. Hyde, Host of Legal Ease, interviews Jerry Decristofaro, Esq., Dir. of Legal Training for the Massachusetts State Police on the new mariju…

New Laws You Need to Know About in 2014: From Tanning Salons …
http://abcnews.go.com/Politics/laws-2014-tanning-salons-pot/story?id=21374686
Dozens of new laws that affect you are going into effect in states across the U.S. come 2014. The provisions run the gamut from tanning salons to texting …

medicinal-marijuana-3355754Medicinal Marijuana
from guestc522783f, 4 years ago in Entertainment & Humor
MEDICINAL MARIJUANA

Md. Marijuana Law to Change Oct. 1
WBOC TV 16, on Wed, 24 Sep 2014 14:51:57 -0700
SALISBURY, Md.- Maryland's marijuana law is about to undergo some changes. Effective Oct.1, a small portion of marijuana will be … Derell Johnson of Salisbury supports the new law as well. "If you can drink liquor, it should be okay to smoke weed," …

Nutter Agrees To Sign Bill Softening Marijuana Laws in …
http://philadelphia.cbslocal.com/
PHILADELPHIA (CBS) — Mayor Nutter today agreed to sign into law a bill that essentially decriminalizes possession of small amounts of marijuana. But he says he'll …. Get every new post delivered to your Inbox. Join 32,297 …

Medical Marijuana Law
Richard Boire, Kevin Feeney, published 2007, 240 pages

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Recreational drug use

Recreational drug use is the use of a drug for entertainment . the number of arrests for marijuana possession, which had been outlawed

“MAYBE The Recreational Use Of Marijuana In Colorado Won’t Be The End Of America As We Know It”
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Colorado, Washington OK recreational marijuana use
http://www.usatoday.com/story/dispatches/2012/11/07/colorado-washington-legalize-recreational-marijuana-tourism/1689269/
Ready for Your Dream Vacation. Colorado, Washington OK recreational marijuana use. Enter City, State or Zip. Sign in with FacebookSign in with GoogleSign In FAQ. You are logged in as.

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from nikki071096, 2 years ago in Health & Medicine

Marijuana: Don't treat medical use the same as recreational use
Herald and News, on Wed, 24 Sep 2014 08:56:15 -0700
We don't buy the argument that somehow putting a tax on recreational pot legitimizes its use in advance of the Nov. 4 statewide vote on the issue. What it does do is create a small revenue stream that could benefit the city, especially if marijuana

New York Could Legalize Recreational Marijuana In 2015
http://www.huffingtonpost.com/news/marijuana/
The state of New York could legalize marijuana for recreational use as early as 2015. State Sen. Liz Krueger (D) will reintroduce the Marijuana Regulation and Taxation Act during the next legislative session, which begins in …

The Science of Marijuana
Leslie L. Iversen, published 2007, 296 pages

MJ Law


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

10 Things To Know About Colorado's Recreational Marijuana Shops10 Things To Know About Colorado’s Recreational Marijuana Shops
Colorado will begin allowing recreational marijuana sales on January 1 to anyone age 21 or over. Residents will be able to buy marijuana like alcohol — exce…

Colorado marijuana law is springboard for other states – CNN.com
http://www.cnn.com/2014/01/03/us/marijuana-laws-united-states/index.html
William Downing is part of a burgeoning national pro-pot movement emboldened by the approval of recreational marijuana laws in Colorado and Washington.

recreational-thc-marijuana-cannabis-mota-presentationRecreational Thc Marijuana Cannabis Mota
from slimysenor, 6 years ago in Health & Medicine
College Presentation For Biochem At Kstate In Manhattan, KS Recreational Thc Marijuana Cannabis Mota

Marijuana Tax Revenue May Top $3 Billion A Year With Legalization
Huffington Post, on Mon, 22 Sep 2014 16:37:30 -0700
The post-prohibition forecast also failed to calculate reduced government spending on law enforcement. In 2010, Harvard economist Jeffrey Miron estimated more than $8 billion in annual savings in law enforcement costs if marijuana were legalized.

Recreational marijuana in Georgia? Don't hold your breath …
http://posting.clatl.com/atlanta/PrivacyPolicy/Page
Despite polls showing popular support, plus revenue success stories from pioneer pot states such as Colorado, advocates say that Georgia isn't ready for marijuana, for recreational and other uses, to be legal. "We treat it …

State and Local Politics
Todd Donovan, Daniel Smith, Tracy Osborn, Christopher Mooney, published 2014, 640 pages

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Dana Rohrabacher

Medical marijuana: Rohrabacher is a supporter of the medicinal use of marijuana as a right of the state. Rohrabacher medical marijuana

Marijuana vs. Medical Marijuana | MarijuanaMarijuana vs. Medical Marijuana | Marijuana
Watch more Marijuana Facts & Medical Marijuana videos: http://www.howcast.com/videos/506365-What-Is-Spice-aka-Synthetic-Marijuana-Marijuana Learn the differe…

National Institute on Drug Abuse (NIDA) – DrugFacts – Is Marijuana Medicine
http://www.drugabuse.gov/publications/drugfacts/marijuana-medicine
Misperceptions of Safety Growing acceptance of medical marijuana (and now its legalization for recreational use in two states) may be influencing how young people perceive the harm associated with marijuana use generally.

medical-marijuana-use-their-words-to-tell-your-storyMedical MarijuanaUse Their Words to Tell Your Story
from andy1978duran, 1 month ago in Health & Medicine
Andy Duran’s presentation from the Adult Forum at the Youth to Youth International Eastern States Conference. From July 28, 2014. Copyright 2014, Linking Efforts Against Drugs, Inc.

Alaska television reporter quits on air to promote medical marijuana business
Fox News, on Mon, 22 Sep 2014 07:50:40 -0700
ANCHORAGE, Alaska – A television reporter revealed during a live on-air segment that she owns a medical marijuana business and was quitting her job to advocate for the drug ahead of a November ballot initiative to legalize the recreational use of pot

Seizure patient seeking medical marijuana option – The …
http://www.times-herald.com/Local/
“Marijuana is a natural substance and could be used for medical reasons that are positive,” Brandenburg said. “There is still a strong stigma, however, and the state does not want it to be associated with recreational use of …

Cannabis in Medical Practice: A Legal, Historical and Pharmacological …
unknown, published 1997, 247 pages

MJ Law

State Medical Marijuana Laws

http://www.ncsl.org/research/health/state-medical-marijuana-laws.aspx
In 1996, California voters passed Proposition 215, making the Golden State the
first in the union to allow for the medical use of marijuana. Since then, 22 more …


Drug Enforcement Administration

The Drug Enforcement Administration (DEA) is a United States federal law Raids on medical marijuana dispensaries: Image:DEA Raid protest.

HowToMarijuana.com: Illinois - Medical Marijuana Rules, Laws, Regulations, HD VideoHowToMarijuana.com: Illinois – Medical Marijuana Rules, Laws, Regulations, HD Video
In 1978 the Illinois legislature passed a Cannabis Control Act that gave permission to human services to “authorize” physicians to prescribe cannabis to trea…

State Medical Marijuana Laws – Legislative News, Studies and …
http://www.ncsl.org/research/health/state-medical-marijuana-laws.aspx
Find out the latest state legislative activity in regards to medical marijuana.

an-employEmployment Attorney Perspectives on Arizona’s Medical Marijuana Law
from jacksonwhite, 10 months ago in Health & Medicine
A JacksonWhite employment law attorney explains the Arizona Medical Marijuana Act and what AZ employers need to know.

Medical marijuana: NJ child improves as family finds fewer roadblocks in Colorado
The Star-Ledger, on Sun, 21 Sep 2014 03:52:30 -0700
They heard about cannabis' positive effects on children with Dravet and other untreatable forms of epilepsy, which so far haven't been validated by the FDA because marijuana remains an illegal drug under federal law. In interviews from their home six

Medical marijuana moves closer to becoming legal in NSW …
http://worldnewsviews.com/
Medical marijuana moves closer to becoming legal in NSW. Mike Baird says NSW police will be allowed to exercise discretion not to charge terminally ill adults who use cannabis. Share …

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

MJ Law

State Laws – Norml

http://norml.org/laws/
Main » State Laws. State Laws. US MAP. Select to show which states have these
types of laws. Conditional Decriminalized … Legalization · Medical Marijuana …


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…

Marijuana Resource Center: State Laws Related to Marijuana
http://www.whitehouse.gov/ondcp/state-laws-related-to-marijuana
Marijuana Resource Center: State Laws Related to Marijuana. Marijuana Resource Center; Marijuana FAQ; Since 1996, 20 states and Washington, DC have passed laws

marijuana-is-legal-in-colorado-dwi-isntMarijuana is Legal in Colorado, DWI Isn’t
from freewayinsurance, 4 months ago in News & Politics
Colorado’s Amendment 64 allows state residents to buy 1 ounce of marijuana at a time from the state’s dispensaries. (Out-of-state residents are limited to a quarter ounce at a time.)

Legal pot, murky jobs: Marijuana laws put workers in tough spot
USA TODAY, on Thu, 04 Sep 2014 13:44:35 -0700
Tens of thousands of marijuana growers, bud tenders, edibles makers, store owners and couriers working in Colorado and Washington and any of the other 21 states and the District of Columbia that have legalized recreational or medical marijuana face the …

Fewer Pain Pill Overdoses In States With Legal Medical …
http://www.huffingtonpost.com/news/marijuana/
States that have legalized marijuana for medical use have lower rates of prescription painkiller overdose deaths than states that have not, new research suggests. In a study published Monday in the latest issue of JAMA …

America at Odds
Edward Sidlow, Beth Henschen, published 2005, 528 pages