Cannabis in the news
First Medical Marijuana Sales In CT Expected Next Week
Sales of medical marijuana in Connecticut are expected to begin next week as the first grower prepares to make shipments to dispensaries around the state, nearly two years after the state legalized the use of marijuana to relieve symptoms of some chronic illnesses.
Suburbs squeeze medical pot firms for cash donations
Those who want in on Illinois' fledgling medical marijuana industry are wooing local communities to let them operate within their borders in some cases promising donations to local organizations or a cut of the profits.
Lexaria Launches National Medical Marijuana Outreach Plan
National Medical Marijuana Outreach Plan Kelowna, BC / ACCESSWIRE / September 18, 2014 / Lexaria Corp. (LXRP-OTCQB) (LXX-CNSX) (the "Company" or "Lexaria") reports that the joint venture ...
Photo Release -- aNew Day for Hemp: Medical Marijuana Inc.'s HempMeds Launches CBD-Rich Functional Foods at Expo East
SAN DIEGO -- Medical Marijuana Inc.'s (OTC Pink:MJNA) HempMeds(TM) -- a corporate portfolio company of Medical Marijuana Inc. and the exclusive master distributor and contracted marketing company for Medical ...
Secure Italian military lab to grow medical marijuana
By Steve Scherer ROME (Reuters) - Italy said on Thursday it would grow medical marijuana at a secure military lab outside Florence and distribute it through pharmacies to slash costs and make it more easily available to the sick. The use of medical marijuana or cannabis derivatives to treat patients has been legal in Italy since 2007, but only a few dozen people took it through the national ...
Marin medical marijuana grower offers water conservation tips
After keeping a low profile for more than two years, George Bianchini, founder and CEO of Medi-Cone, a Marin-based collective that grows and sells medical marijuana, invited the public to visit his West Marin home this week for a demonstration on water conservation.
Tan Parker, chair of House Corrections Committee, open to medical marijuana in Texas
Parker's position is interesting; he's regarded as pretty conservative. It could indicate movement by more Republicans than I would have expected for next session, says Rodger Jones.
Ex-congressman resigns from medical pot company
A former Massachusetts congressman said he is stepping down as president of a medical marijuana company that sued the state after its dispensary application was rejected. Ex-U.S. Rep. William Delahunt ...
Group expressing interest in becoming medical marijuana sites
A number of businesses and entrepreneurs have approached local municipalities about becoming retail
Orange County planners debate where medical marijuana might be dispensed
The battle of where to put future medical marijuana dispensaries is heating up in Orange County as the Planning and Zoning Commission is preparing the regulations ahead of the November 4th General Election.