Why does White House’ Anti-Drug Office want Medical Cannabis Patient Records?

Why does White House’ Anti-Drug Office want Medical Cannabis Patient Records? The Deputy Director of the National Marijuana Initiative, Dan Quigley recently sent a request to Massachusetts Health Officials petitioning for bundles of information on their 40,000+ registered medical marijuana patients. For those of you who don’t know what the…

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Medical marijuana patient asks Nevada Supreme Court to reconsider his case

Published: Jul 28, 2017, 2:13 pm • Updated: Jul 28, 2017, 2:13 pm By Scott Sonner, The Associated Press RENO, Nev. — A medical marijuana patient is asking the Nevada Supreme Court to reconsider its refusal to end mandatory state registration and fees for medical pot cards now that marijuana…

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Singer Aaron Carter, charged with DUI and weed possession says he is a licensed MMJ patient

Published: Jul 17, 2017, 5:38 am • Updated: Jul 17, 2017, 5:38 am By The Associated Press CORNELIA, Ga. — Authorities say singer Aaron Carter and his girlfriend have been arrested on DUI and drug charges in Georgia. Habersham County Sheriff’s Office spokesman Capt. Floyd Canup says the 29-year-old Carter…

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Cannabist Show: He’s an MMJ patient who plays bass with his feet; She’s a top comedian and your new co-host

Published: Mar 10, 2017, 11:24 am • Updated: Mar 10, 2017, 1:29 pm By The Cannabist Staff Featured guests: Bass guitarist Jeffrey Marshall and award-winning comedian and new co-host of the Cannabist Show, Janae Burris. LOTS TO TALK ABOUT •  Overcoming adversity to work in an industry you love. • …

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Cannabist Show: She runs Marijuana Industry Group; He’s an MMJ patient who kicked opioids

Published: Mar 2, 2017, 3:08 pm • Updated: Mar 2, 2017, 3:23 pm By The Cannabist Staff Featured guests: Marijuana Industry Group Executive Director Kristi Kelly and Dustin Mahon, Endocanna CEO. LOTS TO TALK ABOUT •  Sean Spicer and Jeff Sessions both speak out against recreational marijuana: Is there a…

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North Dakota Senate committee approves medical marijuana regs including barring patient home grows

Published: Feb 21, 2017, 7:36 am • Updated: Feb 21, 2017, 11:50 am By James Macpherson, The Associated Press BISMARCK, N.D. — Five out of every 1,000 North Dakotans are expected to use medical marijuana when it’s available in the state, a threshold needed to fund planned oversight of the…

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Cannabist Show: He went from patient to grower; He wants to fire up your emojis

Published: Feb 10, 2017, 10:00 am • Updated: Feb 10, 2017, 10:03 am By The Cannabist Staff Featured guests: Kushmoji creator Ben Tyson and Danny Sloat co-founder of AlpinStash. LOTS TO TALK ABOUT •  Entering the cannabis industry as a patient, after crediting medical marijuana with saving your life. • …

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What does “usable” marijuana mean? One patient asks state Supreme Court to define

Published: Jan 31, 2017, 2:38 pm • Updated: Jan 31, 2017, 2:38 pm By The Associated Press A medical marijuana patient is asking the Montana Supreme Court to rule whether the state can prosecute him and other patients for possessing more than one ounce of marijuana, even if the plant…

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New Mexico lawmaker wants to nearly double medical marijuana patient limits

Published: Jan 9, 2017, 11:06 am • Updated: Jan 9, 2017, 11:06 am By The Associated Press SANTA FE, N.M. — A lawmaker wants to increase the amount of marijuana that licensed medical-cannabis producers in New Mexico can grow. The Santa Fe New Mexican reports that the proposal by Democratic…

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