Medical Marijuana's Worst Side Effect? Government Hypocrisy

Different varieties and strains of marijuana are available for patients at Harborside Health Center, a large medical marijuana dispansary in Oakland.

With Dr. Sanjay Gupta’s monumental backing of medical marijuana last week and the admission of New Hampshire and Illinois into the cadre of states allowing medical marijuana, August has already been a great month for marijuana supporters.

Jackson Lawmakers Set to Pass Revised Medical Marijuana Ordinance Amid Protests

Michigan City Council meets at 6:30 p.m. Tuesday, Aug. 13, on the second floor of City Hall, 161 W. Michigan Ave.

MICHIGAN: Jackson City Council members are set to adopt a revised medical marijuana ordinance Tuesday evening after public outcry halted the approval of the original version.

Denver Council to Settle 39 Issues Around New Retail Pot Framework

Ralph Morgan helps customers find the strain of marijuana they want at Organa Labs in Denver on March 19, 2013. The Denver City Council is debating how laws governing retail marijuana shops will impact dispensaries.

COLORADO: With legislation pending on whether to ask Denver voters to approve a 5 percent tax on retail marijuana sales, the Denver City Council on Monday will consider setting a host of rules and regulations for the new industry.

Michigan medical marijuana panel to consider adding PTSD, autism, asthma, insomnia to law

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MICHIGAN:  A reconstituted state panel on Tuesday is expected to consider petitions seeking to add autism, asthma, insomnia and post-traumatic stress disorder to a list of debilitating conditions suitable for treatment under Michigan’s medical marijuana law.