Boston man says offensive comments about medical marijuana patients were satire

Published: Nov 16, 2017, 10:38 am • Updated: Nov 16, 2017, 10:38 am By The Associated Press BOSTON — A Boston man who said veterans with post-traumatic stress disorder should “get over it,” and described breast cancer patients as “cadaverous” in apparent opposition to a medical marijuana dispensary in the…

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Marijuana legalization is around corner, says former Republican party chairman

Published: Oct 27, 2017, 3:03 pm • Updated: Oct 27, 2017, 3:03 pm By James McClure, Civilized There’s no better time than the present to discuss marijuana legalization according to Michael Steele, who helped shape national policy during his tenure as Chairman of the Republican National Committee. Steele recently told…

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Cannabis Rescheduling Likely, Says Just-Retired US Global Narc

Cannabis Rescheduling Likely, Says Just-Retired US Global Narc The federal government will likely reschedule cannabis once more states legalize the plant, says a former international narc according to a Marijuana Moment feature. “Let the experiment advance. Consider its positive and negative effects,” says William Brownfield, who just last month was…

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Strip search of ex-Miss Kentucky after she dropped balloon of weed at prison visit was wrong says lawyer

Published: Oct 13, 2017, 12:03 pm • Updated: Oct 13, 2017, 12:03 pm By The Associated Press LIMA, Ohio — A former Miss Kentucky USA who’s accused of smuggling marijuana into an Ohio prison shouldn’t have been pulled aside and searched by guards, her attorney told a judge. The attorney…

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47,500 Deaths Annually Can Be Prevented By Cannabis Legalization Says New Study

Prohibition Is Killing You: Study Says Cannabis Use Linked To Reduced Mortality Up to 47,500 deaths annually can be prevented through legalization, says study Science once again proves that cannabis saves lives. A recent scholarly paper published by the University of Indiana South Bend’s biology department discusses how cannabis use…

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Russian state media says Morgan Freeman’s marijuana use behind his critique of Putin

Published: Sep 22, 2017, 12:32 pm • Updated: Sep 22, 2017, 12:36 pm By Kyle Swenson, The Washington Post Morgan Freeman’s honey-kissed baritone has sound-tracked dozens of documentaries and public announcements in the Oscar-winner’s long Hollywood career. But the 80-year-old star’s tenure in the business probably failed to prep him…

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Insurance company says paying for medical marijuana would be illegal

Published: Sep 13, 2017, 11:35 am • Updated: Sep 13, 2017, 11:35 am By The Associated Press AUGUSTA, Maine — The Maine supreme court is wading into the issue of medical marijuana and workers’ compensation. The court heard arguments Wednesday over whether a paper mill must pay for medical marijuana…

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