Cannabis in the news
Medical marijuana schools take root
Higher Ed: How Medical Marijuana Schools Are Taking Root in Fla. TEMPLE TERRACE, Fla. Its a Tuesday around 5:30 p.m. and Floridas self-proclaimed first professor of Cannabis, Carlos Hermida, is discussing the most prevalent cannabinoids found in marijuana.
Legalize medical marijuana Many doctors hesitant
There's no one view among doctors about whether Minnesota should legalize medical marijuana.
Medical marijuana facility planned for Charlottetown
An Island farmer preparing to build a medical marijuana production operation in a Charlottetown industrial park says ground could soon be broken on the facility as his new company clears Health Canada hurdles.
Ill. medical marijuana law poses workplace dilemma
Illinois residents who make use of the states fledgling medical marijuana law may risk their jobs if their employers opt to maintain or adopt zero-tolerance drug policies. The law that took effect in January protects patients from arrest or prosecution for using marijuana.
Medical marijuana business prospects topic of Boston forum
As Massachusetts gears up for its entry into the medical marijuana business, entrepreneurs will meet Saturday for a forum on the new industry. Hosted by the National Cannabis Industry Association, the all-day Northeast CannaBusiness Symposium will focus on education, with updates on federal and regional marijuana policy.
Medical marijuana supporters call for state lawmakers to get behind bill
Supporters of the bill that would make medical marijuana legal in Tennessee met Saturday to discuss how to move the legislation forward.
California bill would regulate state's medical marijuana industry
A California lawmaker has introduced legislation to regulate the state's freewheeling medical marijuana industry the farmers who grow the drug, the hundreds of storefront shops that sell it and especially the doctors who write recommendations allowing people to use it.
Workplace drug policies may restrict medical marijuana use in Illinois
Some chronically ill patients hoping to legally access medical marijuana in Illinois may be out of luck if their employers choose to maintain or create zero-tolerance drug policies.
State's medical marijuana law poses workplace dilemma
ROCKFORD, Ill. Illinois residents who make use of the state's fledgling medical marijuana law may risk their jobs if their employers opt to maintain or adopt zero-tolerance drug policies.
Medical marijuana bill has hazy future in Legislature
Medical marijuana faces a tough fight in the Minnesota Legislature, House Speaker Paul Thissen warned Friday. Legislation that would make Minnesota the 21st state to legalize medical marijuana cleared one committee this week and heads to Government Operations next Tuesday.