Marijuana stops child's severe seizures

Charlotte Figi had her first seizure when she was 3 months old. Over the next few months, the girl, affectionately called Charlie, had frequent seizures lasting two to four hours, and she was hospitalized repeatedly.

COLORADO:  She was 5 when the Figis learned there was nothing more the hospital could do. That’s when Paige decided to try medical marijuana. But finding two doctors to sign off on a medical marijuana card for Charlotte was no easy feat. She was the youngest patient in the state ever to apply. Scientists don’t Read the full article…

Marijuana stops child's severe seizures

Charlotte Figi had her first seizure when she was 3 months old. Over the next few months, the girl, affectionately called Charlie, had frequent seizures lasting two to four hours, and she was hospitalized repeatedly.

COLORADO:  She was 5 when the Figis learned there was nothing more the hospital could do. That’s when Paige decided to try medical marijuana. But finding two doctors to sign off on a medical marijuana card for Charlotte was no easy feat. She was the youngest patient in the state ever to apply. Scientists don’t Read the full article…

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.

Arizona Medical Marijuana Dispensary Has Half-a-Million Orders for "Infused" Ice Cream

Uncle Herbs medical marijuana dispensary opens in Payson, AZ

ARIZONA — Three years after they started, the staff of Uncle Herbs on Saturday can finally exhale with the opening of the area’s only medical marijuana dispensary. “To us it seems almost surreal to finally open our doors,” said Tiffany Young with Uncle Herbs. “The intensity of this project has encompassed every moment of our Read the full article…

Arizona Medical Marijuana Dispensary Has Half-a-Million Orders for "Infused" Ice Cream

Uncle Herbs medical marijuana dispensary opens in Payson, AZ

ARIZONA — Three years after they started, the staff of Uncle Herbs on Saturday can finally exhale with the opening of the area’s only medical marijuana dispensary. “To us it seems almost surreal to finally open our doors,” said Tiffany Young with Uncle Herbs. “The intensity of this project has encompassed every moment of our Read the full article…

It could be next fall before first Illinois pot clinics open

Illinois Governor Quinn signs medical marijuana bill

ILLINOIS – Thursday at the University of Chicago Center for Care and Discovery, Gov. Pat Quinn signed the state’s medical marijuana bill into law, with Illinois joining 19 other states and the District of Columbia that have legalized cannabis for patient use. The law, which sets up a four-year trial program, doesn’t take effect until Jan. Read the full article…

It could be next fall before first Illinois pot clinics open

Illinois Governor Quinn signs medical marijuana bill

ILLINOIS – Thursday at the University of Chicago Center for Care and Discovery, Gov. Pat Quinn signed the state’s medical marijuana bill into law, with Illinois joining 19 other states and the District of Columbia that have legalized cannabis for patient use. The law, which sets up a four-year trial program, doesn’t take effect until Jan. Read the full article…

Fight continues over cannabis law for ill New Jersey children

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NEW JERSEY — Parents who have been fighting for changes in the state’s medical marijuana law so they can provide the drug to their severely ill children took their campaign to Gov. Christie’s office Thursday, armed with more than 2,100 letters from supporters.

Fight continues over cannabis law for ill New Jersey children

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NEW JERSEY — Parents who have been fighting for changes in the state’s medical marijuana law so they can provide the drug to their severely ill children took their campaign to Gov. Christie’s office Thursday, armed with more than 2,100 letters from supporters.

“Marijuana Is a Vegetable” and Belongs in the Farmers’ Market: Pot VC

COLORADO: Became the second state to legalize recreational marijuana last November and if one Colorado resident has his way, the plant will soon be sold at the Boulder County Farmers’ Markets, one of the largest farmers’ markets in the state.