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Pa. medical marijuana board recommends sale of leaf, plant form

A robbery at a Halifax marijuana dispensary has led to a drug search by police. Now an employee is facing trafficking charges Pot shop in Palisade one step closer to opening up
Melissa Porter | 13 April, 2018, 01:04

New Jersey could see almost 100 medical marijuana dispensaries under a revised plan to bolster the state's medical marijuana program, which state officials recently advanced.

They found states that legalized the medical use of marijuana saw small reductions in opioid prescriptions for Medicare and Medicaid patients. He now says that the attitudes of Americans have undergone a sea change over the last 10 or 15 years, and that includes him as well.

Boehner reiterated his opposition to legalization as recently as September 2015. "I find myself in that same position".

But it wasn't immediately clear if the change means that patients can now grow their own marijuana, as allowed by state law in situations where there is no dispensary nearby. He said he is convinced de-scheduling the drug is needed to do research, help the veterans, and reverse the opioid epidemic ravaging the communities.

Cynthia Nixon's campaign for governor continues with her latest video about why she supports legalizing the use of recreational marijuana in NY.

Licensed clients registered with GreenMed or PurpleMed Healing Center in Tucson can order marijuana products by calling Hermes Delivery Service and then pick them up at the Circulo Mercado site or have them delivered to their home, Patron said. "Cannabis could be perceived as an exit drug, not a gateway drug", he said to Bloomberg. They go on to say that legalization reduces the likelihood that those growing and selling cannabis will be involved in gang activity while the regulation of a legal market frees up police resources to combat other crimes.

Since 1996, 29 states and Washington, D.C. have approved some form of medical cannabis use.

In a joint statement, Boehner and Weld wrote that "we both believe the time has come for serious consideration of a shift in federal marijuana policy".

A new report estimates the global legal cannabis market will top $63 billion by 2024, posting a compound annual growth rate of 21.1%. Marijuana stocks, many of which are listed in Canada because of US legal uncertainty, have suffered this year after almost tripling in 2017. "Well, we did put a survey out and in my opinion it wasn't followed". Yet the VA does not allow its doctors to recommend its usage.

Results show 63 per cent of people say they're concerned with consuming cannabis in public and many also agree they're concerned about the odour from public consumption.