'Face Of Cannabis' Project Aims To Raise Awareness, Facilitate Change Amid Use Of Medical Marijuana Oil

COLORADO: Had I visited a psychic two years ago and been told that in a few short months I would be waving the cannabis flag, I would have called her crazy, grudgingly handed over my $30, rolled my eyes and walked away.

But that was a long time ago, and I was sure about a lot of things then. One of them was that medical marijuana was every pothead’s excuse to get high and stay high, guilt-free. After all, I’m not so old that I haven’t sat in a classroom and pledged to “say no to drugs.”

More than 700 days, some 30 portraits and one immense love for a little girl later, I’ve changed. [Read more…]

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 used to treat their children’s seizures, and they asked the three council members on the committee for help bringing its safe access to Modesto. The committee was divided. [Read more…]

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 used to treat their children’s seizures, and they asked the three council members on the committee for help bringing its safe access to Modesto. The committee was divided. [Read more…]