Senate Gives High Sign To Limited Medical Marijuana

TEXAS Senate passes legislation Thursday that would legalize cannabis oil for limited medical use.

TEXAS:  Epilepsy patients in Texas would have access to medicinal oils containing a therapeutic component found in marijuana under legislation the state Senate passed Thursday. Senators voted 26-5 to pass Senate Bill 339, by Sen. Kevin Eltife, R-Tyler, which would legalize oils containing cannabidiol (CBD), a component found in marijuana known to treat epilepsy and other chronic medical conditions. If the measure Read the full article…

Colorado AG: Home Hash Oil Production Is Illegal

production of hash oil

COLORADO:  Colorado’s top law enforcement official says manufacturing high-potency marijuana oil is not legal under the state’s first-in-the-nation recreational marijuana law. State Attorney General John Suthers wrote in a court brief Tuesday that the law prohibits the dangerous production of hash oil, which has caused a number of fiery explosions and injuries this year as Read the full article…

Pennsylvania Senate OKs Medical Marijuana Bill

A handful of drug delivery methods that do not involve smoking it would be permitted under the PA medical marijuana bill, including extracted oil, edible products, ointments and tinctures.

PENNSYLVANIA:  After an emotionally charged debate, Pennsylvania state senators passed legislation to legalize several forms of medical marijuana. But the bill approved Wednesday, 43-7, faces opposition from House Republican leaders and Gov. Tom Corbett. The chamber’s debate had been propelled by parents who believe a marijuana oil extract can help their seizure-wracked children. Under the Read the full article…