Mentor Capital Discusses Opioids Vs. Cannabis at Congressman Rohrabacher Reception

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CALIFORNIA: Mentor Capital  met with Congressman Dana Rohrabacher of Newport Beach at his reception by the Cannabis Host Committee in San Diego, March 6th, 2017. Mentor CEO Chet Billingsley, nicknamed “The Doc” by the Congressman, outlined in discussion how 20% of the opiate crises and 6,000 annual deaths could be avoided by the projected 20% Read the full article…

House Members Reauthorize Measure Protecting State Sanctioned Medical Marijuana Programs

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DISTRICT OF COLUMBIA: A majority of the US House of Representatives voted on Wednesday to reauthorize legislation limiting the Justice Department’s ability to take criminal action against state-licensed operations that are acting in full compliance with the medical marijuana laws of their states. House members voted 242 to 186 in favor of the amendment, offered by Reps. Dana Read the full article…

Members Of Congress Stand Up For California Medical Marijuana Dispensary

Three congressional lawmakers from California are accusing the U.S. Department of Justice of overreach in an ongoing crackdown against one of the most well-respected medical marijuana dispensaries in the nation.

CALIFORNIA:  Three congressional lawmakers from California are accusing the U.S. Department of Justice of overreach in an ongoing crackdown against Harborside Health Center, widely considered to be the largest and one of the most well-respected medical marijuana dispensaries in the nation. “We believe DOJ has overstepped its bounds in the Harborside case,” Reps. Dana Rohrabacher (R), Sam Read the full article…

Veterans May Gain Easier Access To Medical Marijuana

The Veterans Equal Access Act. Introduced Thursday would lift a ban on VA doctors giving recommendations about medical marijuana to veterans who live in states where medical marijuana is permitted.

DISTRICT OF COLUMBIA:  A bill introduced in Congress would allow Department of Veterans Affairs doctors to recommend medical marijuana for their patients. The Veterans Equal Access Act. Introduced Thursday by Reps. Earl Blumenauer (D-Ore.) and Dana Rohrabacher (R-Calif.) with 10 bipartisan cosponsors, would lift a ban on VA doctors giving opinions or recommendations about medical marijuana Read the full article…