“Father of cannabis research” calls for rescheduling CBD - Cannabis News

PUEBLO — If the United States stopped viewing CBD as an illegal substance, it would unlock the marijuana compound’s immense potential as medicine, the “father of cannabis research” said Saturday.

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“Father of cannabis research” calls for rescheduling CBD - Cannabis News

PUEBLO — If the United States stopped viewing CBD as an illegal substance, it would unlock the marijuana compound’s immense potential as medicine, the “father of cannabis research” said Saturday.

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New federal bill would reschedule marijuana as Schedule III - Cannabis News

The latest marijuana-centric bill before Congress would place cannabis as a Schedule III substance, a classification shared by Tylenol with codeine, ketamine and dronabinol.

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Georgia Senator Johnny Isakson clarifies: He only supports rescheduling cannabis oil - Cannabis News

Updated: A spokeswoman for U.S. Sen. Johnny Isakson clarified that the Republican only supports rescheduling cannabis oil under the U.S. Drug Enforcement Administration’s system, not marijuana more broadly.

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Medical Marijuana Bill Submitted in Congress – Cannabis News

But does the proposal go far enough?

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Medical Marijuana Bill Submitted in Congress – Cannabis News

But does the proposal go far enough?

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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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Hillary Clinton vs. Donald Trump On Marijuana: What Are Both Candidates Stances' On Legalizing Or Decriminalizing Pot? – Cannabis News

Democratic nominee Hillary Clinton and Republican nominee Donald Trump will have their first of three debates on Monday.

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Hillary Clinton vs. Donald Trump On Marijuana: What Are Both Candidates Stances' On Legalizing Or Decriminalizing Pot? – Cannabis News

Democratic nominee Hillary Clinton and Republican nominee Donald Trump will have their first of three debates on Monday.

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American Legion Calls for Marijuana Rescheduling – Cannabis News

The nation’s largest military veterans organization is officially calling on the federal government to reschedule marijuana.

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The DEA is looking for candidates to grow marijuana for research — but will it find any takers? – Cannabis News

Wanted: Someone to grow marijuana for the federal government. Benefits: A contract likely worth millions and the chance to enable medical research. Requirements: Ability to deal with the costs and regulations that come with growing an illegal drug for the federal government.

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The DEA is looking for candidates to grow marijuana for research — but will it find any takers? – Cannabis News

Wanted: Someone to grow marijuana for the federal government. Benefits: A contract likely worth millions and the chance to enable medical research. Requirements: Ability to deal with the costs and regulations that come with growing an illegal drug for the federal government.

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A Doctor's Take on Pot – Cannabis News

We rarely worry about marijuana. So why is it still a Schedule I drug?

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Marijuana Advocates to DEA: Talk to the Hand – Cannabis News

The Drug Enforcement Administration says marijuana lacks medical value. So why did the U.S. government file a patent for cannabis — specifying that the plant has multiple therapeutic benefits — as far back as 1999?

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Marijuana Advocates to DEA: Talk to the Hand – Cannabis News

The Drug Enforcement Administration says marijuana lacks medical value. So why did the U.S. government file a patent for cannabis — specifying that the plant has multiple therapeutic benefits — as far back as 1999?

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Bernie Sanders Slams Decision Not To Reclassify Marijuana – Cannabis News

The Vermont progressive has introduced legislation that would free states to regulate it as they see fit.

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Bernie Sanders Slams Decision Not To Reclassify Marijuana – Cannabis News

The Vermont progressive has introduced legislation that would free states to regulate it as they see fit.

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Feds Open Door To More Pot Research While Keeping It Classified As A ‘Dangerous’ Drug – Cannabis News

The Drug Enforcement Administration announced Thursday that it is ending the federal government’s decades-long monopoly on cultivation of marijuana for research purposes, a move that is expected to usher in more scientific analysis of the plant’s medical benefits.

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Feds Open Door To More Pot Research While Keeping It Classified As A ‘Dangerous’ Drug – Cannabis News

The Drug Enforcement Administration announced Thursday that it is ending the federal government’s decades-long monopoly on cultivation of marijuana for research purposes, a move that is expected to usher in more scientific analysis of the plant’s medical benefits.

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