Colorado Medical Marijuana Audit: 12 Docs Issued Half Of The Medical Pot Patient Recommendations In State

Medical marijuana vials displayed at a medical marijuana dispensary.

COLORADO: State auditors say that only a dozen Colorado doctors issued half of the medical marijuana patient recommendations in the state — a sign that the state is not providing enough oversight of the medical marijuana industry. The audit reveals that in 2009 there were only 6,000 medical marijuana patients in Colorado — as of March Read the full article…

Colorado Medical Marijuana Audit: 12 Docs Issued Half Of The Medical Pot Patient Recommendations In State

Medical marijuana vials displayed at a medical marijuana dispensary.

COLORADO: State auditors say that only a dozen Colorado doctors issued half of the medical marijuana patient recommendations in the state — a sign that the state is not providing enough oversight of the medical marijuana industry. The audit reveals that in 2009 there were only 6,000 medical marijuana patients in Colorado — as of March Read the full article…

Medical Marijuana Activists Appeal to US Supreme Court

Americans for Safe Access will ask the Supreme Court to review classification of marijuana

DISTRICT OF COLUMBIA: Medical cannabis advocacy group Americans for Safe Access (ASA) will ask the US Supreme Court to review the United States’ classification of marijuana as more dangerous than cocaine, meth, or Oxycodone. Oakland-based ASA said Monday that they had filed a petition with the US Supreme Court to appeal a January Circuit Court decision Read the full article…

Suburbs brace for medical pot sales, patients wait for state to approve it

Katherine Rasmussen, of Hainesville, who said she is undergoing chemotherapy for lupus and multiple sclerosis, was charged in May in Lake County with misdemeanor possession of cannabis.

ILLINOIS: Local leaders in far northwest suburban Huntley were taken aback when a man showed up at a Village Board meeting last month and announced he wants to open a warehouse in town to grow marijuana.