Idaho Prepares To Let 25 Children Use Marijuana Extract

Topical Cannabis Preparations Associated With Reduced Opioid Use

IDAHO: Up to 25 Idaho children with persistent seizures will soon have access to an experimental drug derived from marijuana, but experts say far more children could benefit from the treatment. An April executive order from Gov. Butch Otter is allowing the very limited use of the non-psychoactive drug. Otter signed the order after vetoing Read the full article…

Otter Vetoes Bill To Allow CBD Oil To Be Used To Treat Sick Idaho Kids

Gov. Butch Otter has vetoed the bill that would have allowed parents of Idaho children with an intractable form of epilepsy to treat their kids with cannabidiol.

IDAHO:  Gov. Butch Otter has vetoed SB 1146a, the bill that would have allowed parents of Idaho children with an intractable form of epilepsy to treat their kids with cannabidiol, a non-psychotropic oil that’s an extract of cannabis and can halt the children’s repeated, extended and life-threatening seizures. The bill passed after lengthy and emotional Read the full article…

Idaho House Panel Kills Marijuana Extract Oil Bill

Camp Candlelight, sponsored by the Epilepsy Foundation of Arizona, is standing out as one of its campers became the first child to openly use cannabis oil during her stay.

IDAHO:  An Idaho House panel has killed a proposal to legalize oil extracted from cannabis plants used to treat children with severe forms epilepsy. The bill failed to garner enough votes to advance on Monday. The quick vote came after the House State Affairs panel listened to nearly four hours of testimony, ranging from tearful Read the full article…

State Marijuana Law Hurts Idaho Police Recruitment

Idaho police say Washington State's decision to legalize marijuana is hurting its law enforcement recruitment efforts.

IDAHO:  Idaho police say Washington State‘s decision to legalize marijuana is hurting its law enforcement recruitment efforts.The Lewiston Police Department is finding a serious problem with the grass being greener on the other side“It has hampered our hiring efforts for sure,” said LPD Sergeant, Jeff Klone. “Just this past year we were looking for dispatchers Read the full article…

Lawsuit: Man Arrested, Searched For Marijuana Solely For Having Colorado License Plate

The ensuing search of the vehicle by multiple unidentified officers found nothing and Roseen was issued a citation for “inattentive/careless” driving.

IDAHO: An Idaho state trooper arrested and fully searched a 70-year-old Washington man’s vehicle solely because he had a Colorado license plate – a state where marijuana is legal – a federal “license plate profiling” lawsuit alleges. Darien Roseen was driving along I-84 between his second home in Colorado and Washington state on Jan. 25 when Read the full article…