Posts Tagged ‘marijuana’

More Than 100 People Overdosed On Synthetic Marijuana In One Pennsylvania County

The drug is far more dangerous than real cannabis. Healthy Living Special News Bulletin-http://www.acrx.org -As millions of Americans strive to deal with the economic downturn,loss of jobs,foreclosures,high cost of gas,and the rising cost of prescription drug cost. Charles Myrick ,the President of American Consultants Rx, announced the re-release of the American Consultants Rx community service […]

Kansas City Votes To Eliminate Jail Time For Marijuana Possession

Voters in Kansas City voted overwhelmingly on Tuesday to eliminate the possibility of jail time for people caught with small amounts of marijuana or related paraphernalia. With nearly 75 percent of voters in favor of the initiative, the most populous city in Missouri strongly supported relaxing existing law. Currently, possession of up to 35 grams […]

End The Ban On Marijuana In Sports

In the last week we’ve heard from NBA legend Phil Jackson and Golden State Warriors head coach Steve Kerr talking about their own marijuana use and how they think professional sports leagues like the NBA and NFL should change their marijuana policies. Marijuana should not be a banned substance in professional sports. Marijuana is legal […]

Denver Votes To Make Marijuana Cafes A Real Thing

Denver is making green history yet again. The city’s voters appear to have legalized the social use of marijuana in permitted private establishments, according to election results released Monday evening. Supporters of Initiative 300 led 53 percent to 47 percent as of 6 p.m. ― a margin of 17,173 votes. State election officials noted that results […]

Study Finds Drop In Prescription Drugs In Medical Marijuana States

States looking for a way to reduce Medicare spending and prescription drug use may want to turn to legalizing medical marijuana, a new study suggests. The District of Columbia and the 17 states that had medical marijuana as an alternative to prescription drugs in 2013 saved an estimated total of $ 165.2 million in Medicare […]

Ohio Lawmakers Vote To Allow Limited Medical Marijuana Use

CLEVELAND (Reuters) – Lawmakers in Ohio on Wednesday approved legislation that would legalize marijuana use for medical purposes under certain circumstances, less than a year after recreational marijuana use was soundly defeated by Ohio voters. The bill, approved by both chambers of the state’s Republican-led legislature, heads to Republican Governor John Kasich for his signature […]

Mary Jane: The Complete Marijuana Handbook For Women

Mary Jane: The Complete Marijuana Handbook For Women Finally, a thoroughly modern guide to help women become Cannabis Sativa connoisseurs. Welcome to a wonderful examination of weed?a plant worthy of saving the planet and people''s lives. -Greta Gaines, performing artist and TV host Covering the aspects of cannabis that matter most to women, Mary Jane […]

Marijuana: Will Legalization Create an Economic Boom?

When Oregon begins the first legal sales of recreational marijuana on Oct. 1, I’ll be thinking about my Dad. He’s a major reason I became a state lawmaker and have been helping implement Oregon’s new marijuana law. During the 1980s recession, Dad stopped taking a salary at the family rock crushing business. It was the […]

Larry Harvey, Famed Washington Medical Marijuana Patient, Dies From Cancer

Larry Harvey, a Washington state medical marijuana patient who had faced 10 years in prison in a high-profile federal pot case, died Thursday at age 71, a family spokeswoman said.  Harvey succumbed to pancreatic cancer in Colville, Washington, Kari Boiter, a medical marijuana activist and spokeswoman for the family, told HuffPost. Federal prosecutors dropped all […]

Advocates Say Marijuana Legalization In Arizona Could Generate $40 Million A Year For Schools

The backers of a proposed 2016 Arizona ballot initiative that would legalize, regulate and tax marijuana similarly to alcohol in the state estimate that if the measure makes it on the ballot and is passed, it could raise more than $ 40 million a year for schools. “Marijuana should be sold by businesses that pay […]

Judge Says Video Allegedly Showing Cops Eating Marijuana Candy Can Be Used As Evidence

LOS ANGELES — An Orange County Superior Court judge ruled Wednesday that a controversial surveillance video allegedly showing three police officers eating marijuana-infused candy and mocking a disabled woman during a May dispensary raid can be used in an internal investigation by the Santa Ana Police Department.  The unidentified officers and their union, the Santa […]

More Young Children Exposed to Marijuana, Study Finds

Kids younger than 3 may eat the drug when it’s baked into brownies and cookies healthfinder.gov Daily News SPECIAL NEWS BULLETIN!-http://www.acrx.org -As millions of Americans strive to deal with the economic downturn,loss of jobs,foreclosures,high cost of gas,and the rising cost of prescription drug cost. Charles Myrick ,the President of American Consultants Rx, announced the re-release […]

Indiana’s Church Of Marijuana Granted Tax-Exempt Status From IRS

Indiana’s First Church of Cannabis — a religious sect that embraces marijuana use as a sacrament, newly formed under the state’s controversial Religious Freedom Restoration Act — has just received the classification that so many religious organizations covet: tax-exemption status under section 501(c)(3) of the Internal Revenue Service code. “We are pleased to inform you […]

Missouri Governor Commutes Life Sentence Of Man Serving Time For Marijuana

Missouri Gov. Jay Nixon (D) on Friday commuted the life sentence of a 61-year-old man who has been jailed two decades for marijuana offenses. The governor’s action makes Jeff Mizanskey eligible for parole — an option he didn’t have under the terms of his life sentence. Mizanskey was sentenced as a “prior and persistent drug […]

Medical Marijuana Dispensary Bill Passes Hawaii Legislature

Members of the Hawaii Legislature approved a bill Thursday that would establish a system of medical marijuana dispensaries statewide by next summer. Hawaii legalized medical marijuana 15 years ago, but has never provided a way to buy it legally. Patients must grow their own or have a caretaker grow it for them. House Bill 321 […]

VA Doctors Still Can’t Recommend Medical Marijuana To Veterans

The House of Representatives on Thursday killed a bipartisan amendment that would have increased military veterans’ access to medical marijuana. The amendment to the Military Construction and Veterans Affairs Appropriations bill failed 213-210, with Republicans mostly opposed and most Democrats in favor. The measure would have blocked the Department of Veterans Affairs from spending money […]

Jon Stewart Calls Out ‘Total Narc’ Chris Christie For Hypocrisy On Marijuana

Jon Stewart celebrated 4/20, the unofficial marijuana holiday, on Monday night’s “Daily Show” with his special “Uncle Jonny’s Super Kush Totally Chillaxed Sticky-Icky Informative Marijuana News Report.” The segment got off to a promising start with an over-the-top promo from CNN for a weed special that Stewart said sounded “cool as fuck,” but in reality […]

Infant Bodysuit Got Pot Marijuana Grunge

Infant Bodysuit Got Pot Marijuana Grunge Product Number: 030-555718505 Babies love creepin’, crawlin’ and sleepin’ in our super comfy, 100% cotton jersey knit Infant Creeper. Infant clothes shouldn’t be hard to change, so our three-snap bottom helps ease those nasty diaper changes. Great baby stuff for your special little one. * 5.5 oz. 100% cotton […]

Chicago Prosecutor Seeks To Relax Marijuana Penalties

CHICAGO, April 19 (Reuters) – The Cook County State’s Attorney in Chicago plans to change how it handles low-level drug offenses, which will include the dismissal of future misdemeanor marijuana cases, a spokeswoman said on Sunday. Misdemeanor marijuana cases for possession of small amounts of the drug, which totaled 15,000 cases last year, will be […]

Is the Marijuana Vote Up for Grabs?

There are very few political issues today which have not already become firmly entrenched along the same basic party lines that all our other political issues hew towards. In most cases, it’s a matter of “Democrats believe X, while Republicans insist on Y.” On one issue, though, there is a sizeable (and growing) bloc of […]

Some Banks Are Working With Marijuana Businesses, But They Remain Wary

Some U.S. banks are opening their doors to marijuana-related businesses across the nation but remain wary of them, and many are also continuing to shutter marijuana businesses’ accounts. That’s according to new data from the Financial Crimes Enforcement bureau of the Treasury Department, obtained by financial regulatory analysis firm Dynamic Securities Analytics via a Freedom […]

Some Banks Are Working With Marijuana Businesses, But They Remain Wary

Some U.S. banks are opening their doors to marijuana-related businesses across the nation but remain wary of them, and many are also continuing to shutter marijuana businesses’ accounts. That’s according to new data from the Financial Crimes Enforcement bureau of the Treasury Department, obtained by financial regulatory analysis firm Dynamic Securities Analytics via a Freedom […]

Groundbreaking Research Suggests Medical Marijuana Could Reduce Seizures In Children

Six-year-old Izaiah Ruiz loves football, playing outside and riding on his great-grandfather’s tractor. He smiles and laughs all the time, and recently received the citizenship medal at his school for always jumping at the chance to help his classmates when they’re in trouble. “He is the sweetest, most loving boy,” said his grandmother, Lori Fountain, […]

Liquid Medical Marijuana Shows Promise Against Severe Epilepsy

Child and adult patients who took cannabidiol had big drop in seizure rates, study found healthfinder.gov Daily News SPECIAL NEWS BULLETIN!-http://www.acrx.org -As millions of Americans strive to deal with the economic downturn,loss of jobs,foreclosures,high cost of gas,and the rising cost of prescription drug cost. Charles Myrick ,the President of American Consultants Rx, announced the re-release […]

Historic Medical Marijuana Bill Gains Momentum

A comprehensive bill introduced in the House of Representatives Tuesday aims to deal a significant blow to the federal government’s long-running war on medical marijuana. The Compassionate Access, Research Expansion and Respect States (CARERS) Act, introduced by Reps. Steve Cohen (D-Tenn.) and Don Young (R-Alaska), is a House companion bill to identical Senate legislation from […]

Cannabis Cookbook: Tasty Marijuana Infused Dessert Recipes

Cannabis Cookbook: Tasty Marijuana Infused Dessert Recipes Brought to you by Nick Blaze, a medicinal marijuana patient living in the state of California, who wanted to find alternative methods to consuming cannabis for it’s health and therapeutic benefits, compared to the traditional “smoking” option. This book provides insight to the history of cooking with cannabis, […]

The Weed Cookbook: How to Cook with Medical Marijuana 45 Recipes & Cooking Tips

The Weed Cookbook: How to Cook with Medical Marijuana 45 Recipes & Cooking Tips Are you a high roller looking for something more adventurous than The Joy of Cooking? Then this is the book for you. The Weed Cookbook: How to Cook with Medical Marijuana has over 45 of the most delicious marijuana edible recipes […]

The Weed Cookbook 2 – Medical Marijuana Recipes, Cannabis Cooking Tips & Killer Brownies [HOLIDAY EDITION]

The Weed Cookbook 2 – Medical Marijuana Recipes, Cannabis Cooking Tips & Killer Brownies [HOLIDAY EDITION] Inside “The Weed Cookbook 2 – Medical Marijuana Recipes, Cannabis Cooking Tips & Killer Brownies” you will find more than 50 of the BEST and most delicious marijuana edible recipes you can find. Are you looking to make some […]

DEA Warns Of Stoned Rabbits If Utah Passes Medical Marijuana

Where would this country be if Peter Cottontail got cottonmouth? Matt Fairbanks, an agent with the Drug Enforcement Administration’s “marijuana eradication” team in Utah, testified to a state Senate panel last week, and said rabbits could get addicted to pot, lose their natural instincts and sit around getting high all the time should a bill […]

Grow Marijuana Calendar: Easy Growing Marijuana Tips, Drinks & Recipes

Grow Marijuana Calendar: Easy Growing Marijuana Tips, Drinks & Recipes This easy growing approach to growing Marijuana shows you all the steps you need to know to grow Marijuana successfully. It is fully illustrative with images of each stage of marijuana growth. The art to easy growing Marawana is to know what to expect when […]

Pediatricians Oppose Medical Marijuana, With Some Exceptions

By: Rachael Rettner Published: 01/26/2015 10:52 AM EST on LiveScience Although a number of states have legalized marijuana for medical or recreational reasons in recent years, a leading group of U.S. pediatricians says it opposes such legalization, over concerns that these laws could be harmful to children. However, the group says that in some cases, […]

Doctors Call On DEA To Reschedule Marijuana For Medical Research Purposes

The American Academy of Pediatrics is requesting that the Drug Enforcement Administration reclassify marijuana as a less harmful substance in order to facilitate research of the substance for medical use, according to a policy statement released Monday. “The AAP strongly supports research and development of pharmaceutical cannabinoids and supports a review of policies promoting research […]

Legal Marijuana Is The Fastest-Growing Industry In The U.S.: Report

Legal marijuana is the fastest-growing industry in the United States and if the trend toward legalization spreads to all 50 states, marijuana could become larger than the organic food industry, according to a new report obtained by The Huffington Post. Researchers from The ArcView Group, a cannabis industry investment and research firm based in Oakland, […]

Marijuana Drastically Shrinks Aggressive Form Of Brain Cancer, New Study Finds

Over the past few years, research has revealed that marijuana can both destroy certain cancer cells and reduce the growth of others. Now, a new study in mice has found that when combined with radiation treatment, cannabis can effectively shrink one of the most aggressive types of brain tumors. In a paper published Friday in […]

In New York City, Marijuana May Mean Ticket, Not Arrest

The New York Police Department, which has been arresting tens of thousands of people a year for low-level marijuana possession, is poised to stop making such arrests and to issue tickets instead, according to law enforcement officials. Politics – The Huffington Post SPECIAL NEWS BULLETIN!-http://www.acrx.org -As millions of Americans strive to deal with the economic […]

Official Autopsy Shows Michael Brown Had Close-Range Wound To His Hand, Marijuana In System

The official autopsy on Michael Brown shows that he was shot in the hand at close range, according to an analysis of the findings by two experts not involved directly in the case. The accompanying toxicology report shows he had been using marijuana. Politics – The Huffington Post SPECIAL NEWS BULLETIN!-http://www.acrx.org -As millions of Americans […]

This Rapper Just Won The ALS Ice Bucket Challenge With Marijuana

Just when you thought all variations on the Ice Bucket Challenge had been exhausted, rapper B-Real from Cypress Hill shows up with a bucket of marijuana. “I know we’re going through a drought with water and all that stuff, so we’re going to do it a little different, but I accept the challenge,” B-Real, a […]

Petition To Reinstate Marijuana Scientist Gets Thousands Of Signatures

A petition demanding that the University of Arizona reinstate a research scientist fired after she won federal approval to study marijuana for military veterans with post-traumatic stress disorder has received more than 27,000 signatures. Dr. Suzanne Sisley, a Department of Psychiatry faculty member and researcher at the school, was suddenly terminated last week for reasons […]

Maureen Dowd Tries Edible Marijuana And Has A Really, Really Bad Trip

New York Times columnist Maureen Dowd traveled to Colorado to cover the state’s legalized pot scene — and it didn’t go very well. Now, Dowd’s “bad trip” is quickly becoming the stuff of Internet legend. In Denver, Dowd sampled a marijuana candy bar (this is research after all), and when she didn’t feel anything at […]

GOP Lawmaker: It’s ‘Immoral’ For Feds To Block Medical Marijuana (VIDEO)

The Republican sponsor of a House amendment that would ban federal spending to arrest state-licensed medical marijuana patients and providers made an impassioned plea Thursday night for the government to stay out of doctor-patient relationships. “Some people are suffering and if a doctor feels that he needs to prescribe something to alleviate that suffering it […]

Kentucky Senate Passes Bill Legalizing Marijuana Oil To Treat Childhood Epilepsy

Kentucky’s state Senate voted unanimously Wednesday to advance a bill that allowing the use of marijuana oil to treat some cases of childhood epilepsy. Senate Bill 124, sponsored by state Sen. Julie Denton (R-Louisville), would exempt the marijuana extract cannabidiol from being classified as marijuana when used in Federal Drug Administration-approved studies, allowing children suffering […]

West Virginia Lawmakers May Be Next To Consider Legal Medical Marijuana

Legislation legalizing medical marijuana in West Virginia may be introduced this session, the News and Sentinel newspaper reported Monday. While a recent survey of West Virginia voters by liberal-leaning Public Policy Polling revealed a majority support for legalizing marijuana for severely ill patients, state lawmakers have expressed mixed sentiments. Del. John Ellem (R-Wood) said this […]

Marijuana Buds for Less: Grow 8 Oz. of Bud for Less Than $100

Marijuana Buds for Less: Grow 8 Oz. of Bud for Less Than 0 New – This handy, simple guide walks the novice — or budget-minded — gardener through the entire process of cultivating marijuana. Unlike most such books that feature costly high-tech equipment, this one emphasizes household fluorescent bulbs and other inexpensive, easily available supplies. […]

Medical, marijuana, prescription, beer Greeting Card

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