Medical Marijuana Blog

February 4, 2017

Ohio State Medical Marijuana Fees

While support for medical marijuana continues to expand across the country, there are still plenty of issues with its legalization, even in places that overwhelmingly support it. Case in point: the current situation in Ohio. Earlier this week, state regulators revealed more details for Ohio’s new medical marijuana problem, and […]
January 27, 2017

Jeff Sessions and Medical Marijuana

For the past few weeks the news has been dominated by President Trump, and in particular the hearings for his cabinet.While there are plenty of things to take a look at for each candidate, those in the medical marijuana community were particularly worried about Jeff Sessions. Mr. Sessions, if confirmed, […]
January 21, 2017

The Economic Boom of Medical Marijuana

As medical marijuana (and recreational) is legalized in more and more states, state governments are beginning to see the effects that having legal pot can have on the local economy. In fact, one of the large drivers in so many states legalizing this year was the fact that since legalization, […]
January 13, 2017

Doctors Help to Widen Medical Marijuana Access

Last week we reported on several cases where health insurance companies were denying access to medical marijuana for many of their patients suffering from mental illness. We discussed this as a demonstration of some of the bigger obstacles to people still getting access to medical marijuana. However, that’s only one […]
January 8, 2017

Prescription Denied: Insurers and Medical Marijuana

With the legal battles around medical marijuana falling away, you’d think that this would lead to a large amount of patients gaining access to it. Unfortunately, in many places around the country, you would be wrong. Many new laws have been created recently that limit the use of medical marijuana. For […]
December 29, 2016

Medical Marijuana: Year in Review

With 2017 here in a few days, we figured it’d be a good time to look at the progress and setbacks for medical marijuana in 2016. Overall, it was a good year. By the time elections hit, many more states adopted policies legalizing medical marijuana, and now there are more […]