April 2017

States with medical marijuana programs are beginning to open access to the drug for people suffering from post-traumatic stress disorder, under mounting pressure from veterans groups advocating marijuana as an alternative to opioids. “If you are a traumatized person, you will try anything,” Serge Chistov, financial partner to the Honest Marijuana Company eco-friendly cannabis growery, told The Daily Caller […]

MARQUETTE — Marijuana and other cannabis-based substances are classified in federal law as more dangerous than cocaine, amphetamines and most opioids, though the number of overdose deaths linked to marijuana are few, if any. According to a recent lecture at Northern Michigan University, cannabis has a surprising history — from its colonial roots and World […]

Legislation will permit national government to grow marijuana The Upper House gave final legislative approval on Wednesday to a bill legalising cannabis oil and other derivatives for medicinal use, permitting the national government to grow the plant for research and therapeutic purposes and setting up a regulatory framework for the state to prescribe and distribute […]