Using pot, even over decades, was only linked to one negative health effect in a new study. Even after years of heavy use, marijuana doesn’t seem to have much of an impact on the physical health of the body. The only bad effects pot seemed to have were on the teeth.
Gov. John Hickenlooper signed a bill into law on Monday that would require school districts to adopt a policy to allow medical marijuana. The law only applies to students who have a license to use non-smoke able marijuana. Many families have found that the drug works well to stop symptoms of debilitating diseases.
Marijuana legalization has been growing like a weed for the past two decades, but 2016 could prove to be its most monumental year yet. Although marijuana has gained 24 state approvals for medicinal use, and four states have legalized its recreational use, we could see up to 12 separate approvals for the currently illicit drug in November.
A majority of American registered voters nationwide support the legalization of marijuana, according to the results of the latest Quinnipiac University poll out Monday. Slightly more than half — 54 percent — said the use of marijuana should be made legal across the country, while 41 percent said it should not.
Oregon's recreational marijuana market expands to edibles and extracts starting Thursday
A group trying to legalize marijuana in Michigan says it has submitted about 354,000 valid signatures to the state just before the deadline.
Medical marijuana moves one step closer to becoming available to patients in Pennsylvania. Some people will be able to gain access to the drug this summer, while others will have to wait a lot longer. The Pennsylvania Secretary of Health announced the details on the first phase of regulations at a press conference Wednesday morning.
Another Colorado brewery is making beer infused with marijuana. Ute Pass Brewing Company in Woodland Park is now selling ‘Major Hemp Porter’ and ‘Major Hemp CBDBIES’.
The Illinois House has approved a plan to expand the state's medical marijuana pilot program by two-and-a-half years and add post-traumatic stress disorder (PTSD) and terminal illness to the list of allowed conditions.
A doctor is upset after the Veterans Affairs hospital in Phoenix blocked her from giving a lecture about marijuana’s effect on veterans with post-traumatic stress disorder.
Marijuana dispensaries in Toronto were raided by the dozens on Thursday as police conducted a coordinated operation against establishments accused of illegally selling weed in Canada’s largest city.
North Carolina legislators are back at it again trying to legalize marijuana for medicinal purposes. This would be the second step North Carolina has made into using the cannabis plant for medical reasons.
The U.S. Drug Enforcement Agency is about to make a decision that could have extensive implications on the marijuana industry: to reschedule or not to reschedule marijuana's position as an illegal substance. That is the question!
Beginning this fall, cannabis users will be able to enjoy both getting high and bench pressing weights at the same time. Jim McAlpine, a cannabis industry entrepreneur who you may recognize as a co-founder of the 420 Games in San Francisco, has just unveiled his newest venture: a pot-friendly gym.
COLUMBUS, Ohio -- Ohio is poised to become the 25th state to legalize medical marijuana after state lawmakers approved a fast-moving bill Wednesday evening in a close vote.
It's become an issue in the age of legal marijuana: Weed from places like Colorado and Washington is making its way all over the country, creating problems for law enforcement. However, federal data-sets tell a more complicated story: Nationwide, federal marijuana trafficking offenses are on the decline.
Marijuana is legal to possess in Oregon, but rules around where you can consume remain a problem of state and local rules. Portland officials this month said they would begin cracking down on events where people pay admission and receive cannabis samples once they are in.
U.S. Rep. Dana Rohrabacher just made a striking admission: Speaking to a group of marijuana activists on Capitol Hill, Rohrabacher said he had recently turned to medical marijuana to help deal with arthritis pain, and it worked.
Americans for Safe Access has recently partnered up with Orrick, a leading global law firm to provide pro bono support to medical marijuana patients and help them navigate the complexity of medical marijuana laws.
Los Angeles is considering different funding sources to reduce the city’s rate of homelessness.