Medical Marijuana Patient Profiles

Profiles of medical marijuana patients.

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Minorities Speak Out in Favor of Legalization

The people behind Proposition 64, the initiative that would legalize recreational marijuana in California, recently showed off minority support for the Nov. 8 measure.Lt. Gov. Gavin Newsom introduced a ...

Patient Sues Border Patrol Over Right to Possess Medical Marijuana

Back in July 2007, the Lynn and Erin Compassionate Use Act took effect in New Mexico allowing the use of marijuana for medicinal purposes. But if you have to pass through a U.S. Border Patrol checkpoint while i...
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Minnesota’s First Medical Marijuana Dispensary Prepares for Opening

So far so good in Minnesota ;)Unlike some other states that have done some serious dropping of the proverbial ball in respect to implementing their laws concerning the therapeutic use of marijuana (like Ill...

New Documentary Highlights Benefits of Cannabis Oil for Cancer Patients

Through the lives of 6 terminal cancer patients residing in the United Kingdom and those risking prison to help them, this eye-opening documentary explores the question: does cannabis kill cancer?"It's bet...

Pot Doesn’t Even Rank in U.S. Poisonings, But Pills Do

Marijuana, that scourge of America, didn't even earn a mention in the National Poison Control Center's new research paper on poisonings in the United States.The center's report, Poisoning in the United Stat...
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CNBC Takes on “Marijuana Country”

Can you believe that it's been nearly a year since Colorado's historic foray into legal, recreational marijuana sales?Time flies when you're sometimes high.The folks at CNBC are taking a look at the mom...

Research Suggests Pot Could Fight Heart Disease

Heart disease is the leading cause of death in the United States.It beats out cancer, chronic lower respiratory diseases, stroke, accidents, Alzheimer's disease, diabetes, influenza and pneumonia, and more....

Colorado Spends $2 Million to Study Marijuana

The state of Colorado, flush with cash from taxes earned off of legalized recreational marijuana, is paying it forward this holiday season.The Colorado Department of Public Health and Environment has awared...

Cop Found Dead After Conviction For Marijuana Butter

An ex-police officer in Michigan was found dead this week after he was convicted in a medical marijuana case.The death of Timothy Bernhardt, 49, who spent 22 years as a sergeant with the Kent County Sheriff...