Medical Marijuana Blog

April 18, 2017

What if Your Legislature Doesn’t Represent You?

We all know that many states are pushing forward new legislation in favor of medical marijuana. However, what if a state’s voters want medical marijuana on the table, but their legislature isn’t doing anything about it? That’s what’s currently happening in Alabama. According to this article, many residents of Alabama […]
April 1, 2017

Medical Marijuana and Organ Transplants

Could smoking medical marijuana take you off an organ transplant list? Yes. Over the past few years, people who used medical marijuana and signed themselves up to be organ donors have found themselves removed from the lists. Even worse, people who were waiting on organs ALSO found themselves removed from […]
March 29, 2017

Medical Marijuana Licensing

This week, Maryland legislature approved several more businesses for medical marijuana licenses. In addition, it’s highly likely that several of them will go to minority owned businesses because currently, very few have been able to enter into medical marijuana business nationwide. Licensing, while an important step for the creation of […]
March 18, 2017

Jeff Sessions is At It Again

In what has been a stormy political week in the U.S., with everything from a near-universally panned healthcare proposal (when was the last time democrats and republicans could agree on something?), a myriad of budget cuts, and re-instated then rescinded travel bans, what else could be added to the mix? […]
March 11, 2017

Israel Decriminalizes Recreational Marijuana

This week has seen a major new development in the fight for legalized marijuana–amidst a tense political climate, Israel has officially decriminalized recreational marijuana. The story broke on early Monday through several mainstream news outlets, but in the U.S. it tended to be drowned out by the onslaught of political […]
March 5, 2017

A Crackdown on Medical Marijuana

A major development happened this week when it came to marijuana legalization. Sean Spicer stated during a press conference that the U.S. was going to get tougher on marijuana again, and later in the week, Attorney General Jeff Sessions said: “ I believe it’s an unhealthy practice, and current levels […]