Cannabis News

Image of participants at a Washington DC marijuana seed exchange 3-26-2015
By MyFoxDC.com Web Producer ~
 
Two seed shares are being held this week in D.C. in an effort to help residents grow pot inside their homes.

Image of a legal CBD Tincture that helps with epilepsy
David Downs ~ East Bay Express ~
 
Medical cannabis faces a double standard for safety and efficacy compared to prescription pharmaceuticals.

Image of Team Marijuana Legalize in Mississippi
Kelly Jacobs ~ (662) 429-4412
 
The landscape of legal hurdles is changing for marijuana. For the First time in America's History the US Senate and the US House have bills to change the Scheduling of cannabis from Schedule 1 to Schedule 2. Additionally any day now, the court will render their ruling in the 9th district about the scheduling of cannabis.

Image of hemp farmer Ryan Loflin, Springfield Colorado
Tobie Baker ~ The Durango Herald ~
 
An attentive audience of more than 50 local farmers and residents quizzed America’s first modern-day industrial hemp farmer at the Four States Ag Expo.

Image of chart showing the reduction of marijuana related charges in Colorado after legalization
Matt Ferner ~ Huffington Post
 
It should come as no surprise that when Colorado legalized marijuana, criminal charges connected to the plant would be reduced.

Image of Allen Peake in Georgia
Bill Hendrick ~ Associated Press ~
 
ATLANTA - Georgia Gov. Nathan Deal plans to sign a sweeping medical marijuana bill into law on Friday in an 11 a.m. ceremony on the Capitol steps, an ecstatic state Rep. Allen Peake, R-Macon, said Wednesday.

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