July 12, 2011

GOP Congressman’s Son, Cancer-Stricken Daughter Speak Out For Medical Pot

  Council voted to pass ordinances prohibiting medical marijuana dispensaries in IB, with the exception of one vote in favor by Councilman Brian Bilbray. His sister Briana also spoke in favor of medical pot. Their father was mayor of IB in the 1980s.         Briana Bilbray shares personal […]
July 12, 2011

Marijuana Extract Pills Coming to Market

    Medical Marijuana, Inc., a San Diego-based holding company announced today that its Cannabidiol and THC Free product lines will be available in the United States effective August 1. The company filed a patent for its process in extracting the compound from marijuana in May. Cannabidiol (CBD), one of […]
July 11, 2011

Medical marijuana: U.S. rules that marijuana has no accepted medical use

    Potting soil for marijuana is displayed at the weGrow garden center in Phoenix. California-based weGrow is seeking to capitalize on Arizona’s newly enacted medical marijuana law. (Joshua Lott, Reuters / June 3, 2011)   July 9, 2011 Marijuana has been approved by California, many other states and the […]
July 10, 2011

Roger Goodman Blasts New DOJ-MMJ Memo

Washington State Rep. Roger Goodman calls the latest Department of Justice (DOJ) memo regarding federal marijuana policy a “disappointment.” The Feds recently launched a new crackdown on dispensaries. Here is Goodman’s full statement: “The new Cole Memo from the DOJ supposedly “clarifies” federal policy on state-regulated medical marijuana, but if […]
July 7, 2011

Live from ICRS – Cannabinoid Scientists Discuss Cancer, Pain, Arthritis

  July 7, 2011 By Jahan Marcu 7/7/2011  by Jahan Marcu – The annual International Cannabinoid Research Society (ICRS) meeting is taking place this week in Chicago. I’m here with over 250 researchers to take in 55 presentations on the subject of Cannabis and cannabinoids. This year I’m also honored to be presenting some of my recent work. The […]
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