Latest Marijuana Medical Use News

Editorial: Florida's urgent need for medical marijuana rules
Private entrepreneurs are moving more quickly than state government in preparing for the possibility that voters will approve the use of marijuana for limited medical purposes in November. There are legitimate questions about how medical marijuana …

Minnesota lawmakers agree to legalize medical marijuana under tight restrictions
Opponents said legalizing medical marijuana in any form would be a step toward legalizing recreational use, and risked addicting more children to pot and other drugs. "The voices that weren't represented during this debate were the parents who have …
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LI Republican pitches medical marijuana bill
ALBANY — A Long Island Republican senator has introduced a bill to legalize marijuana for medicinal purposes but prohibit "delivery through smoking," adding a new wrinkle to what is expected to be a high-profile debate in the final month of the state …
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2 area nurseries eye growing medical marijuana
VENUS — Marijuana for medical use may be grown in Highlands and Hardee counties with two area nurseries among the 21 statewide growers who meet the general requirements of a medical marijuana bill passed by the Legislature. Florida legislators …
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