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  ATLANTA — A quick prayer prepared a group of parents to — very publicly — break the law. “The governor has asked us to break federal law, the governor has asked us to break another state’s law,” parent Vince Seivert said. A room full of parents who have kids they […]

Parents plan to publicly break law to get medical marijuana


A bill to expand Georgia’s medical marijuana law moves out of a key committee, but without a provision for cultivation that has left parents upset. Shannon Cloud, whose 10-year-old daughter Alaina suffers from Dravet syndrome and has severe seizures, worries many parents will continue to risk breaking federal law to […]

Georgia – House committee approves revised medical marijuana bill


(CNN)The Australian Parliament passed a measure Wednesday legalizing medical marijuana. The amendments to the Narcotic Drugs Act will allow cannabis to be legally grown for medical and scientific purposes for the first time in Australia. “This is an historic day for Australia and the many advocates who have fought long […]

Medical marijuana legalized in Australia



Marinol vs. Marijuana – What You Need to Know Marinol is a government and FDA approved prescription medication whose active ingredient is dronabinol, a synthetic form of Δ9-tetrahydrocannabinol (THC), one of the naturally occurring psychoactive constituents in cannabis. Marinol was first approved in capsule form in May of 1985 by […]

MARINOL VS. MARIJUANA


A handful of dispensaries open in New York, dispensary applications are now available in Hawaii, it looks like Florida will get another chance to vote for medical marijuana, and more…. Source: Medical Marijuana Update | Stop The War On Drugs  

Medical Marijuana Update


CHICAGO – A statewide coalition plans to launch a social media campaign to press Illinois Gov. Bruce Rauner’s administration to expand the medical marijuana pilot program to more patients. The advocacy group’s campaign will use the hashtag slogan #ApproveThe8. The eight conditions are autism, irritable bowel syndrome, osteoarthritis, PTSD and four […]

Illinois patients push for medical marijuana expansion