Category: Medical

Arkansas Supreme Court Says Votes Will Be Counted For Marijuana Initiative On November Ballot

Arkansas Supreme Court Says Votes Will Be Counted For Marijuana Initiative On November Ballot

The Arkansas Supreme Court on Thursday ruled that votes on a marijuana legalization initiative on the November ballot will be…

Arkansas Supreme Court Says Votes Will Be Counted For Marijuana Initiative On November Ballot

California Governor Signs 10 Marijuana Bills, Including Interstate Commerce, Employment Protections And Record Sealing

California Gov. Gavin Newsom (D) signed 10 marijuana-related bills on Sunday, including measures to set the state up to allow…

Oklahoma Marijuana Legalization Initiative Faces Two More Legal Challenges In State Supreme Court As Complaint Deadline Closes

Oklahoma Marijuana Legalization Initiative Faces Two More Legal Challenges In State Supreme Court As Complaint Deadline Closes

The window to file challenges to an Oklahoma marijuana legalization ballot initiative closed on Thursday—but not before two more complaints…

Medical Marijuana Legalization Linked To Reduced Drunk Driving And Safer Roads, Study On Auto Insurance Data Suggests

Auto insurance premiums decreased in states following the legalization of medical marijuana, according to a new study that builds on…

Marijuana Protections For Indian Tribes Included In Key Congressional Spending Bill, With Some Exceptions

Congressional leaders are seeking protections for Indian tribes against being federally prosecuted simply because they’ve legalized marijuana within their territory….

DEA Marijuana Busts Increased In 2021, Seizing Over 5.5 Million Plants

The Drug Enforcement Administration (DEA) recently revealed that it seized far more marijuana plants—and made significantly more cannabis-related arrests—in 2021…

Senate Committee Hears From Indian Tribes On Marijuana Issues At Listening Session

A Senate committee held a listening session on Friday to address marijuana issues for Indian tribes, discussing relevant legislation and…

American Medical Association Approves Marijuana Expungements Resolution And Addresses ‘Over-Medicalization’ Of Cannabis

Members of the American Medical Association (AMA) voted to adopt a measure this week expressing support for expunging prior marijuana…

Teen Marijuana Use Dropped Dramatically In Colorado In 2021, State Study Finds

Adolescent marijuana use in Colorado declined significantly in 2021, according to the latest version of a biennial state survey released…

Bipartisan Congressmen Urge Support For Medical Marijuana Bill For Military Veterans They’ll Be Introducing Soon

A bipartisan push to provide military veterans with access to medical marijuana is underway again, with the sponsors of a…