Phil Jackson Is Latest NBA Legend to Talk About Recent Marijuana Use – Cannabis News

"I had back surgery, and the year I was off, I was smoking marijuana during that period of time," New York Knicks president said.

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A cannabis marketing company is bringing pot parties to the elderly – Cannabis News

In April 2015, Carrie Tice was despairing over her 80-year-old mother’s advancing Alzheimer’s when a caregiver at her senior center in California recommended giving her a topical dose of marijuana.

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Study: Marijuana can help battle depression, anxiety, PTSD and addiction – Cannabis News

The most comprehensive research review ever done on the topic found that marijuana can help battle depression, anxiety, post-traumatic stress disorder, and even addictions to alcohol and painkillers.

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PTSD is added to Minnesota's medical pot program as qualifying condition – Cannabis News

Minnesotans suffering from post-traumatic stress disorder (PTSD) will be able to enroll in the state’s medical marijuana program starting Aug. 1, the state Health Department announced Thursday afternoon.

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PTSD is added to Minnesota's medical pot program as qualifying condition – Cannabis News

Minnesotans suffering from post-traumatic stress disorder (PTSD) will be able to enroll in the state’s medical marijuana program starting Aug. 1, the state Health Department announced Thursday afternoon.

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N.J. attorneys ask state court to 'reclassify' pot as a less dangerous drug – Cannabis News

Now that New Jersey has had a medical marijuana program in place for nearly seven years, shouldn't the state change the decades-old classification of marijuana as one of the most dangerous and reviled drugs, one without any medicinal benefit?

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N.J. attorneys ask state court to 'reclassify' pot as a less dangerous drug – Cannabis News

Now that New Jersey has had a medical marijuana program in place for nearly seven years, shouldn't the state change the decades-old classification of marijuana as one of the most dangerous and reviled drugs, one without any medicinal benefit?

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The NFL Is Punishing A Player Who Uses Marijuana To Treat His Crohn’s Disease – Cannabis News

If he gets caught again, Seantrel Henderson will be banned for life.

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Trump Faces Pressure From Within GOP to Protect and Foster Marijuana Reform – Cannabis News

Ann Lee and Republicans Against Marijuana Prohibition don’t consider prohibition a conservative value.

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Trump Faces Pressure From Within GOP to Protect and Foster Marijuana Reform – Cannabis News

Ann Lee and Republicans Against Marijuana Prohibition don’t consider prohibition a conservative value.

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NFL player using marijuana for Crohn’s disease may press league over its drug policy – Cannabis News

Many NFL players are finding that marijuana offers a safer alternative to pain management than anti-inflammatory medication and are beginning to push for the NFL and the NFL Players Association to reconsider the substance abuse rules that the two sides negotiated.

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Georgia medical cannabis debate could heat up in January – Cannabis News

Election Day was a winning day for marijuana. Voters in eight states approved either the growth of recreational marijuana or, like Florida, the production of medical cannabis. Those votes will increase pressure for change in Georgia.

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Georgia medical cannabis debate could heat up in January – Cannabis News

Election Day was a winning day for marijuana. Voters in eight states approved either the growth of recreational marijuana or, like Florida, the production of medical cannabis. Those votes will increase pressure for change in Georgia.

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For a Mother with Cerebral Palsy, Here’s Why Medical Marijuana Is So Necessary Right Now - Cannabis News

Cerebral palsy is a serious condition. Its effects vary largely between individuals, but usually involve some type of movement dysfunction in the arms, legs, and/or face, and in most cases, causes slurred speech.

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Florida: Tallahassee doctor to open new local medical marijuana center – Cannabis News

Tallahassee is about to have a new medical practice focused on helping patients receive medical marijuana — just weeks after voters overwhelmingly approved Amendment 2, a constitutional amendment that greatly expands who can receive medical marijuana legally.

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Florida: Tallahassee doctor to open new local medical marijuana center – Cannabis News

Tallahassee is about to have a new medical practice focused on helping patients receive medical marijuana — just weeks after voters overwhelmingly approved Amendment 2, a constitutional amendment that greatly expands who can receive medical marijuana legally.

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Marijuana Appears to Benefit Mental Health: Study – Cannabis News

A new review suggests cannabis may help mental health disorders.

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New Jersey Restaurateur Pioneers Medical Marijuana Club – Cannabis News

Todd Provenzano started Medical Marijuana Patients Club of New Jersey in hopes to raise awareness and unify the voices who support the movement.

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It’s been a year since Illinois legalized medical marijuana, and everything is going fine – Cannabis News

CHICAGO (AP) - Illinois is marking its first year of medical marijuana sales as more states voted on Election Day to allow legal use of the drug.

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It’s been a year since Illinois legalized medical marijuana, and everything is going fine – Cannabis News

CHICAGO (AP) - Illinois is marking its first year of medical marijuana sales as more states voted on Election Day to allow legal use of the drug.

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