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5 Ways America Is Building Support for the Marijuana Industry

Medical Marijuana is big business in America, and here to stay.

NEW YORK: It no longer seems like a matter of if, but a matter of when the federal U.S. government will recognize legitimate medical uses for marijuana.

Study Findings Suggest Medical Marijuana Laws Save Lives on the Road

A Massachusetts study suggest that medical marijuana laws will result in 35 fewer traffic fatalities a year

MASSACHUSETTS: As legal marijuana spreads across America, mostly for medical use, anxiety about its side effects is spreading with it: What other changes will it bring? Campaigns against loosening the law tend to focus on its unknown and possibly dangerous repercussions—a surge in pot smoking, perhaps opening the door to increased use of harder drugs Read the full article…

Do medical-marijuana laws save lives on the road?

Some researchers have suggested that better access to pot is making the roads safer with the theory is that people are substituting pot for alcohol, and pot causes less driver impairment than booze.

MASSACHUSETTS: As legal marijuana spreads across America, mostly for medical use, anxiety about its side effects is spreading with it: What other changes will it bring? Campaigns against loosening the law tend to focus on its unknown and possibly dangerous repercussions—a surge in pot smoking, perhaps opening the door to increased use of harder drugs and Read the full article…

Medical Marijuana For Kids: Why I Give Cannabis To My 7-Year-Old

MyKayla Comstock, appeared on HuffPost Live to discuss what happens when a minor needs medical marijuana

VERMONT: With news stories and opinion pieces popping up daily about medical marijuana legalization, dad Brandon Krenzler and his 7-year-old daughter, MyKayla Comstock, appeared on HuffPost Live this week to discuss what happens when a minor needs the drug. MyKayla has Leukemia and started taking it shortly after she was diagnosed.

If Marijuana Is Legalized, Who Will Start Using More of It?

Will grandma and grandpa toke up if it's legal?

Ethan Nadelmann, the founder and executive director of the Drug Policy Alliance, doesn’t think kids and teens are going to start using marijuana more frequently if the drug is fully legalized across the country. The reason is simple: They can already get pot pretty easily.

If Marijuana Is Legalized, Who Will Start Using More of It?

Will grandma and grandpa toke up if it's legal?

Ethan Nadelmann, the founder and executive director of the Drug Policy Alliance, doesn’t think kids and teens are going to start using marijuana more frequently if the drug is fully legalized across the country. The reason is simple: They can already get pot pretty easily.