Monthly Archives: February 2015

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Cannabis laws in Ann Arbor, Michigan

town of Ann Arbor, Michigan has enacted some of the most lenient laws on marijuana possession in the United States. These include measures approved in

Episode 804 | Marijuana LawsEpisode 804 | Marijuana Laws
THE LINE opinion panel looks at efforts to reduce criminal penalties for marijuana in Albuquerque and Santa Fe, a push that is also happening in other states…

Paul, Frank push Obama on new marijuana laws – POLITICO.com
http://www.politico.com/politico44/2012/11/paul-frank-push-obama-on-new-marijuana-laws-149534.html
Marijuana, however, remains a controlled substance under US law — setting up a clash between the states and the federal government.

july-2014-newsletter-vol2-issue5U.S. marijuana’s financial future
from Moneycation, ago in Business
Marijuana is still illegal under the Controlled Substances Act. Before businesses get ahead of themselves, understanding the risk associated with this federal law is important. There are also market entry barriers such as limited licensing and access to startup capital to contend with; obtaining business loans from banks may be difficult for this industry.


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New Washington DC marijuana laws to go in effect Feb. 26
http://www.mysteryweedshopper.com/
Starting Thursday, Feb. 26, marijuana possession and home growin is legal in Washington D.C. Here, the monuments of Washington are shrouded in fog last September. From left: the Lincoln Memorial, Washington …

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

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DC recreational marijuana use set to become legal | Al Jazeera …

http://america.aljazeera.com/articles/2015/2/25/dc-recreational-marijuana-use-set-to-become-legal.html
2 days ago Recreational marijuana use is legal in the nation's capital as of Thursday — the
result of a measure, approved by voters in November, that …


Oregon Ballot Measure 91 (2014)

measure in the U.S. state of Oregon. Its passage legalized the "recreational use of marijuana, based on regulation and taxation to be determined by the Oregon

Rules Announced for Recreational Marijuana Use in Colorado!Rules Announced for Recreational Marijuana Use in Colorado!
The laws they are putting into place in Colorado will also serve as a base plan for other states on the marijuana topic! http://www.theweedblog.com/rules-for…

…acceptance of medical marijuana to the legalization of recreational weed use.
http://edition.cnn.com/2014/11/04/politics/marijuana-2014/index.html
History of marijuana in America – People light up near the Space Needle in Seattle after the law legalizing the recreational use of marijuana went into effect in Washington on December 6, 2012.

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

Recreational marijuana use bill offered in Pennsylvania Senate
lehighvalleylive.com, on Fri, 27 Feb 2015 06:39:37 -0800
Two Pennsylvania state senators have offered a bill that would legalize the possession and recreational use of of marijuana in the Keystone State. While the Pennsylvania General Assembly is considering doing away with state liquor stores and weighing

Marijuana Is Now Legal In Alaska, The 3rd U.S. State With …
http://www.npr.org/blogs/thetwo-way/
Leaders of the Alaska Cannabis Club share a joint at their medical marijuana dispensary in Anchorage i. Leaders of the Alaska … On Tuesday, Alaska became the third state in the nation to legalize recreational marijuana use.

Smoke Signals: A Social History of Marijuana – Medical, Recreational and …
Martin A. Lee, published 2013, 528 pages

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State Marijuana Laws Map – Governing

http://www.governing.com/gov-data/state-marijuana-laws-map-medical-recreational.html
Medical and recreational-purpose marijuana laws by state.


Oregon Ballot Measure 80 (2012)

criminal laws prohibiting cultivation, possession and delivery of marijuana; retains current statutes that permit regulated medical use of marijuana. Summary:

New Marijuana Policy - Saturday Night LiveNew Marijuana Policy – Saturday Night Live
New Yorkers take to the streets to celebrate when laws against marijuana possession are amended. Get more SNL on Hulu Plus: http://www.hulu.com/saturday-nigh…

Legality of cannabis by U.S. jurisdiction – Wikipedia, the free encyclopedia
http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Legality_of_cannabis_by_U.S._jurisdiction
The use, possession, sale, cultivation, and transportation of cannabis (marijuana) in the United States under federal law is illegal but the federal government has announced that if a state wants to pass a law to decriminalize cannabis for recreational or medical use they can do so, but they need…

marijuana-light-it-up-empoweredpresMarijuana Light It Up? @empoweredpres
from mrcoryjim, ago in Education
Recently in the U.S. there’s been a push to legalize marijuana. The pot smoking weed toking stereotype is changing. Business moguls enjoy it, celebrities are doing it, even the president has tried it.

Recreational marijuana use, possession now legal in D.C.
WJLA, on Thu, 26 Feb 2015 05:17:27 -0800
The District's initiative, approved by 65 percent of the voters in November, only addressed personal possession, not taxation or regulation, and District leaders acknowledge that Congress blocked any effort to implement a legal marijuana market. But

Alaska Legalizes Recreational Marijuana, Prompting Sarah …
http://www.politicususa.com/
On Tuesday, Alaska became the third state in the U.S to legalize the recreational use of marijuana. The law was passed in the November 2014 election, with 53.2 percent of Alaska voters approving the measure. It takes effect …

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

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Medical cannabis – Wikipedia, the free encyclopedia

http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Medical_cannabis
Medical cannabis (or medical marijuana) refers to the use of cannabis and its
constituent cannabinoids, such as tetrahydrocannabinol (THC) and cannabidiol …


Recognition of same-sex unions in Tennessee

Vanderbilt University. May 14, 2013.  "Tennesseans open to allowing medical marijuana use". Feb 13, 2014.  "Poll: TN split on abortion rules, against gay

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…

Medical Marijuana Treatment Uses and How It Works
http://www.webmd.com/pain-management/features/medical-marijuana-uses
Use the arrow keys to navigate suggestions. Save your medicine, check interactions, sign up for FDA alerts, create family profiles and more. More states are passing laws that allow people to use medical marijuana. So what does it treat, and who can and should use it.

medical-marijuana-in-canada-january-22-2015Medical Marijuana in Canada – January 22, 2015
from jackiemanthorne, ago in Health & Medicine
Throughout 2015 the Canadian Cancer Survivor Network (CCSN) will offer a series of webinars designed to provide you with information to help build your knowledge and understanding of medical marijuana use in Canada. The first webinar in this series features a presentation and Q&A session with Dr. Paul Daeninck , MD, MSc, FRCPC.

Mo. awards licenses for medical marijuana
KSDK, on Wed, 25 Feb 2015 18:26:15 -0800
She said she first became a student of the medical marijuana industry by learning from people in Colorado, where both medical and recreational use of marijuana is legal. Strict rules and regulations are associated with the two facilities that will

Marijuana Is Now Legal In Alaska, The 3rd U.S. State With …
http://www.npr.org/blogs/thetwo-way/
Leaders of the Alaska Cannabis Club share a joint at their medical marijuana dispensary in Anchorage. On Tuesday, Alaska became the third state in the nation to legalize recreational marijuana use. Mark Thiessen/AP hide …


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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 2013 edition of its state-by-state report on medical
marijuana laws in the U.S..


Hinchey-Rohrabacher medical marijuana amendment

Justice from spending money to prevent the implementation of state medical marijuana laws. The amendment was offered by Representatives Maurice Hinchey and

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…

AZ Medical Marijuana Law | AZ Marijuana News and Information
http://azmarijuana.com/links/legal/
Learn about Arizona’s medical marijuana laws. Can a person legally be near a medical marijuana patient while they use medical marijuana?

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from MichaelBernhardt, ago in Business

Fingerprint requirement is serious flaw in Illinois medical marijuana law …
Reboot Illinois, on Tue, 24 Feb 2015 09:37:30 -0800
As a medical cannabis patient advocate and consultant, I'm concerned that Illinois has created a road block for many potential beneficiaries of its medical cannabis program by requiring patients to be fingerprinted. I'm sure this is illegal: a

Many States Mulling Medical Marijuana Bills – WebMD
http://www.webmd.com/
This year, more than a dozen states are expected to consider proposed laws to legalize or expand access to medical marijuana.


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Legality of cannabis by U.S. jurisdiction – Wikipedia, the free …

http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Legality_of_cannabis_by_U.S._jurisdiction
State, Possession, Sale, Transportation, Cultivation, Notes … under four ounces
of marijuana is a Class A misdemeanor under state law, …


People v. Jackson (2012)

provided by California Senate Bill 420 (known as the Medical Marijuana Program Act). The decision has defined medical marijuana law in the state of California

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…

Marijuana Laws by State
http://www.organiclifestylemagazine.com/marijuana-laws-by-state/
Decriminalization and medical marijuana laws are a step in the right direction, but we feel that marijuana should be legal in every state. Polls show that the majority of public opinion has finally moved in this direction as well.

kind-clinics-medical-marijuana-dispensaries-coming-to-azKind Clinics Medical Marijuana Dispensaries Coming to AZ
from kindclinics, 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


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Two House Bills Would End Federal Prohibition Of Marijuana
http://www.huffingtonpost.com/news/marijuana/
Harvard economist Jeff Miron, a vocal supporter of marijuana policy reform, highlighted the precarious nature of state marijuana laws in a recent op-ed for CNN on why Congress needs to act now on federal marijuana policy.

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

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Holland's New Marijuana Laws Are Changing Old Amsterdam

http://www.newsweek.com/marijuana-and-old-amsterdam-308218
6 hours ago New laws target even the smallest of marijuana growers in Holland. In the past,
people could grow up to five plants without fear of retribution.


Measure K

to local law enforcement. The Santa Cruz city clerk must send letters every year to federal and state legislators to reform marijuana laws. They state

New Marijuana Policy - Saturday Night LiveNew Marijuana Policy – Saturday Night Live
New Yorkers take to the streets to celebrate when laws against marijuana possession are amended. Get more SNL on Hulu Plus: http://www.hulu.com/saturday-nigh…

New marijuana laws will raise taxes – View photo – Yahoo News
http://news.yahoo.com/lightbox/marijuana-laws-raise-taxes-photo-204253752.html
Mobile App Promotion. New marijuana laws will ra … New marijuana laws will raise taxes. Send me a link. Only US numbers are accepted. Text messaging rates may apply.

july-2014-newsletter-vol2-issue5U.S. marijuana’s financial future
from Moneycation, ago in Business
Marijuana is still illegal under the Controlled Substances Act. Before businesses get ahead of themselves, understanding the risk associated with this federal law is important. There are also market entry barriers such as limited licensing and access to startup capital to contend with; obtaining business loans from banks may be difficult for this industry.

Two House Bills Would End Federal Prohibition Of Marijuana
Huffington Post, on Fri, 20 Feb 2015 13:33:41 -0800
With marijuana legalization supported by a majority of Americans, and a new wave of states considering loosening their marijuana laws over the next several years, it seems unlikely that the federal government would push back against the popular movement.

Tennessee State Representative wants to change …
http://www.wcyb.com/14591266
Tennessee State Representative wants to change marijuana laws. TENNESSEE -. A proposed Tennessee bill could mean changes for those in possession of marijuana. If approved, people carrying an ounce or less would …

A First Report of the Impact of California’s New Marijuana Law, SB95, as …
California. State Office of Narcotics and Drug Abuse, published 1977, 28 pages

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State Marijuana Laws Map – Governing

http://www.governing.com/gov-data/state-marijuana-laws-map-medical-recreational.html
Four states have legalized marijuana for recreational use. Alaska and Oregon
will become the next states where recreational marijuana is legal after voters …


Hash oil

early March 2014, shortly after the state of Colorado legalized recreational marijuana use. Making hash oil via butane extraction is illegal in California

Rules Announced for Recreational Marijuana Use in Colorado!Rules Announced for Recreational Marijuana Use in Colorado!
The laws they are putting into place in Colorado will also serve as a base plan for other states on the marijuana topic! http://www.theweedblog.com/rules-for…

Medical and Recreational Marijuana Uses – Local Regulation Washington…
http://carolmorrislaw.com/medical-and-recreational-marijuana-uses-local-regulation/
— Prohibits issuance of a license for a recreational marijuana use within 1,000 feet of the defined sensitive uses and describes the method for measurement of the distance.

july-2014-newsletter-vol2-issue5U.S. marijuana’s financial future
from Moneycation, ago in Business
Marijuana is still illegal under the Controlled Substances Act. Before businesses get ahead of themselves, understanding the risk associated with this federal law is important. There are also market entry barriers such as limited licensing and access to startup capital to contend with; obtaining business loans from banks may be difficult for this industry.

Marijuana legal in New Jersey? This new coalition launches effort to legalize …
NJ.com, on Wed, 18 Feb 2015 11:12:22 -0800
"Currently, the criminal consequences of marijuana use are far worse than the medical consequences," Nathan said in a statement. "We should use revenues from marijuana taxation to educate young people about the actual harms caused by its recreational …

Recreational use of marijuana possible in the state
http://wtnh.com/
HARTFORD, Conn. (WTNH) — Right now, two House bills have been floated at the Capitol to test the waters for legalizing marijuana for recreational use. Al Domeika runs Prime Wellness in South Windsor. They were one of …

The Cannabis Grow Bible: The Definitive Guide to Growing Marijuana for …
Greg Green, published 2003, 264 pages

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Cannabis in Massachusetts

allowing the recreational use of marijuana for adults 21 and older. These laws do not change the fact that it is still against federal law to produce,

HowToMarijuana.com: SEATTLE - Medical/Recreational Marijuana Rules, Laws, RegulationsHowToMarijuana.com: SEATTLE – Medical/Recreational Marijuana Rules, Laws, Regulations
MMJ in WA http://cdc.coop/docs/legal-guide-draft.pdf Welcome back Cannabis Entrepreneurs! With more and more states legalizing cannabis, opportunities are po…

Legality of cannabis by U.S. jurisdiction – Wikipedia, the free encyclopedia
http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Legality_of_cannabis_by_U.S._jurisdiction
The use, possession, sale, cultivation, and transportation of cannabis (marijuana) in the United States under federal law is illegal but the federal government has announced that if a state wants to pass a law to decriminalize cannabis for recreational or medical use they can do so, but they need…

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

Group Urges Holiday Inn Boycott Following Lawsuit To Shut Down Colorado …
Huffington Post, on Fri, 20 Feb 2015 12:03:45 -0800
The suit argues that under the U.S. Constitution's supremacy clause, which states that federal law generally takes precedence over state law, Colorado's regulation of recreational marijuana is unconstitutional, because marijuana remains illegal at the

Vermont Could Be Next State To Legalize Recreational …
http://www.huffingtonpost.com/business/
Vermont could become the first state in history to legalize recreational marijuana via state legislature with a new bill submitted Tuesday that aims to end prohibition of the plant. Senate Bill 95 would legalize the possession, …


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California Proposition 215 (1996)

patients’ designated Primary Caregivers, to possess and cultivate marijuana for personal medical use, and has since been expanded to protect a growing system of

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…

Medical Marijuana Treatment Uses and How It Works
http://www.webmd.com/pain-management/features/medical-marijuana-uses
Use the arrow keys to navigate suggestions. Save your medicine, check interactions, sign up for FDA alerts, create family profiles and more. More states are passing laws that allow people to use medical marijuana. So what does it treat, and who can and should use it.

ethics-in-medethics in medical use of marijuana
from drkmudasir, ago in Healthcare
Marijuana is a banned drug in many countries over the world. Although it is effective in treating nausea associated with chemotherapy as well as in increasing appetite in HIV patients. inspite of being useful in giving palliative care to terminal patients, marijuana is a banned drug in india and many other countries. This slide deals with the ethical issues in the medical use of marijuana.

Did George Washington Use Medical Marijuana?
Daily Beast, on Sun, 15 Feb 2015 18:15:00 -0800
It's important to note that the distinction between hemp and marijuana is often overlooked. They are of the same plant family, but hemp does not contain THC (the chemical that gets people high) like marijuana does. Smoking wild hemp is more likely to

Can your boss stop you from smoking medical marijuana at …
http://worldonweed.com/
“Neither federal nor state law prohibits employers from disciplining or terminating employees for marijuana use, even when the drug is used to treat a disability in accordance with California's medical marijuana law,” said Jinny …

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