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85 Percent of Americans and 40 Percent of The States Support Medical Marijuana Across The U.S.

Sliding across home plate… in a cloud of patriotic red, white, and blue dust…New Hampshire can proudly celebrate their joining the club of medical marijuana statesstretched across this great country. In true American spirit, they are standing shoulder to shoulder with the other 19 states, which have opted to break free from the federal grip of tyranny Read the full article…

Vicente Fox, Former Mexican President, Launches Global Partnership With Pot Advocates

CALIFORNIA: As the Obama administration’s war on weed continues to eliminate jobs and shutter businesses, and the global war on drugs continues to take countless lives, a number of unexpected political leaders have begun to fight back.

Vicente Fox, Former Mexican President, Launches Global Partnership With Pot Advocates

CALIFORNIA: As the Obama administration’s war on weed continues to eliminate jobs and shutter businesses, and the global war on drugs continues to take countless lives, a number of unexpected political leaders have begun to fight back.

Seattle's marijuana problem: Pets getting stoned

WASHINGTON: When marijuana was legalized, dog owners like Sam Reich never thought people smoking pot would affect her pooch. But that is exactly what veterinarian Dr. Beth Guerra is seeing inside Renton’s Animal Critical Care and Emergency Services clinic. “We are seeing quite an uptick with marijuana toxicity with mainly dogs, but occasionally cats,” Guerra said. Read the full article…

First Large Public Health Study of Medical Marijuana Use in Young Adults to Begin with NIH Grant to Drexel

PENNSYLVANIA: Drexel University has received a grant for a five-year study of medical marijuana and its impact on drug use and physical and psychological health among young adults in Los Angeles. It is the first large-scale NIH project funded to directly investigate medical marijuana use among young adults aged 18 to 26.

Buying Pot For My 11-Year-Old

I am standing in line in one of our state’s legal pot clubs, which sells marijuana to anyone with a doctor’s letter of recommendation. The “patients” look similar to the customers in a middle-market liquor store. There are a preponderance of frat boys and surfer dude-types, women with tattooed shoulders and piercings and a few Read the full article…

Don’t Invest in Medical Marijuana Public Companies Just Yet

Nineteen states plus Washington DC have legalized medical marijuana with legislation pending in six more states. Washington and Colorado have even legalized the sale of marijuana for recreational purposes. In the wake of this trend, I was hired by a consortium of successful California medical marijuana growers to explore how they could create a public company, attract investors Read the full article…