10 Reasons Why Federal Medical Marijuana Prohibition Is about To Go Up In Smoke

For the first time, there is comprehensive medical marijuana legislation in both the U.S. House and Senate.

DISTRICT OF COLUMBIA:  When I first opened the D.C. office for Americans for Safe Access (ASA) in 2006, to bring representation of medical marijuana patients to our nation’s capitol, I was told by many it was not worth the effort.  A quick skim of the political landscape back then showed we would be facing a Read the full article…

A Closer Look At The Federal MMJ Bill

Now that the federal 'CARERS' legislation has been published in its entirely, the broader scope of its intentions have been revealed.

DISTRICT OF COLUMBIA:  There was a historical piece of legislation introduced to Congress that aims to legalize medical marijuana on a national level. Senators Rand Paul, Cory Booker and Kristen Gillibrand held a press conference on Tuesday to announce the filing of the Compassionate Access, Research Expansion and Respect States Act of 2015 (CARERS), which would emancipate Read the full article…