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Florida Lawmaker Agrees To Work To Legalize Medical Marijuana High In Cannabidiol

FLORIDA:  Hope came Thursday for families whose children suffer from epileptic seizures, as the chairman of a key legislative committee agreed to file a bill to legalize the medical use of marijuana that has a high content of the chemical compound cannabidiol. “Our work is only beginning,” said Rep. Matt Gaetz, R-Shalimar, after the House Read the full article…

Happy Hempy New Year 2014!

I started 2013 with a basement full of weed and an empty bank account. I don’t know of any Seattle grower that actually got rich from growing pot this year. I think a lot of us unemployed corporate types that got laid off saw the opportunity to work for ourselves until the state could figure Read the full article…

NY Medical Marijuana Debate Heats Up

NEW YORK:  Standing patiently in the chamber of the Nassau County Legislature, Jeff Decker had his hands full as his 7-month-old daughter Mabel squirmed in his arms. His wife Carly Tangney Decker and his mother-in-law Cindy Tangney were testifying at a public hearing held a week before Christmas on a bill to authorize the medical Read the full article…

Number Of Children On Medical Marijuana Patient Registry Surges In Colorado

COLORADO: After nearly doubling earlier in the year, the number of minors on Colorado’s medical marijuana patient registry surged again in September, with the addition of 30 more patients bringing the total number of children registered to 90. That’s according to the most recent data from the Colorado Department of Public Health and Environment, which oversees the state’s Read the full article…

Parents Believe Medical Marijuana Could Change Son’s Life

NEBRASKA: A Bellevue couple said if medical marijuana could help their son’s seizures, they want it legalized. Will Gillen was diagnosed with Lennox-Gastaut syndrome. Every day, the 11-year-old experiences violent seizures that prevent him from developing like most children. “The medicines that he’s on right now, there are multiple side effects and he is in a Read the full article…

Sen. Daylin Leach: Marijuana Is Not Kryptonite

By Sen. Daylin Leach PENNSYLVANIA: Garrett Brann is about to turn 3 years old. He has a form of epilepsy, known as “Dravet Syndrome,” which is robbing him of his childhood, a normal life and so much more. The disease manifests itself primarily in almost constant seizures. Garrett routinely has more than 100 seizures, of varying Read the full article…

Council Committee Split On Medical Marijuana Request

COLORADO: Parents of children who suffer from seizure disorders told harrowing stories of their debilitating effects in an appeal for help from Modesto City Council members at this week’s Safety and Communities Committee meeting. They gave testimonials about a specific type of medical marijuana they say has been more effective than any pharmaceutical drug they have Read the full article…

Council Committee Split On Medical Marijuana Request

COLORADO: Parents of children who suffer from seizure disorders told harrowing stories of their debilitating effects in an appeal for help from Modesto City Council members at this week’s Safety and Communities Committee meeting. They gave testimonials about a specific type of medical marijuana they say has been more effective than any pharmaceutical drug they have Read the full article…

Families Migrate To Colorado For Marijuana Miracle

COLORADO: Piper rolls back and forth across a large blanket on the living room floor, windmilling her arms and kicking her legs. “Who’s a happy girl?” asks her mom, Annie Koozer, kneeling over the 2-year-old with a small, oil-filled syringe. Piper fusses as Annie squirts a tiny amount into the side of her mouth. “What do Read the full article…

Eden Labs – An Education in Concentration

In the news these days, there is a lot of talk about cannabis concentrates – potent extractions which strip desired properties from the cannabis plant. Once extracted, these concentrates are processed and take many forms before being given to patients. Studies have shown this gooey sticky substance to reduce tumor cells in cancer patients, and Read the full article…