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Alternative Medicine

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  • Medical marijuana delivery services are on a roll

    Medical marijuana delivery services are on a roll
    Brian Reichle couldn't have gotten a pepperoni pizza much faster. Needing to replenish his stash of pot one recent afternoon, the Burbank resident dialed Speed Weed. Within the hour, a driver arrived with a white paper bag carrying a gram of cannabis,...
  • Entrepreneurs flock to learn about medical pot

    Entrepreneurs flock to learn about medical pot
    They came Friday for an anticipated high — of medical marijuana creating a new industry in South Florida with opportunities for jobs and investment. Some 200 crowded into CannaEd Day Boca Raton with most taking notes on how they could grow medical...
  • Contact buzzes, Casey Anthony, and athletes: Letters

    Contact buzzes? As so many are pushing for the legalization of recreational and medical marijuana, has anyone thought about the issue of secondhand smoke? Central Florida has many condos, apartments, time shares, and zero-lot-line homes. What will...
  • Pot's popularity, state law create trying times for U.S. prosecutor

    Pot's popularity, state law create trying times for U.S. prosecutor
    Julie Shemitz watched warily as the judge asked prospective jurors whether they or anyone close to them had a card for medical marijuana. Ten hands lifted, a third of the jury pool. "Look at all those hands," the judge said. An assistant U.S....
  • Plainfield OK's potential sites for marijuana businesses

    Plainfield OK's potential sites for marijuana businesses
    Plainfield trustees on Monday approved a zoning amendment that would allow for the cultivation and dispensing of marijuana in certain industrial and business zoning districts. The ordinance allows for cannabis dispensaries and cultivation centers to...
  • New York 23rd state to allow medical marijuana

    ALBANY, N.Y. — Gov. Andrew Cuomo said on Monday he had signed legislation making New York the 23rd state to allow medical marijuana, calling his approach, which forbids smoking of the drug and includes strict limits, the "smartest" any state had...
  • Former Attorney Sentenced In 'Ambulance Chasing' Case

    Former Attorney Sentenced In 'Ambulance Chasing' Case
    It began six years ago with a staged automobile accident. It ended Thursday with a 51-month prison sentence. Along the way, the FBI gave the world a peek at the seamy side of personal injury law in Connecticut. Authorities said the man sentenced...
  • State suspends license of chiropractor accused of sex assault

    State suspends license of chiropractor accused of sex assault
    State regulators have suspended the medical license of a Chicago chiropractor arrested last week for allegedly sexually assaulting a female patient in Highland Park, Illinois Department of Financial and Professional Regulation officials said. Kevin G....
  • Chiropractor arrested in connection with sexual assault

    Chiropractor arrested in connection with sexual assault
    A Chicago chiropractor was arrested Thursday in connection with an alleged sexual assault that took place June 12 during a chiropractic treatment in Highland Park, according to a Highland Park Police news release. Kevin G. Dutton, 38, of Chicago, turned...
  • Plainfield moves ahead on allowing medical marijuana

    Plainfield moves ahead on allowing medical marijuana
    Plainfield village trustees are poised to approve a zoning amendment that would allow for cultivation and dispensing of medical marijuana in the southwest suburb. Trustees voted 5-1 on Monday to direct the village attorney to prepare an ordinance that...
  • SMART Recovery offers growing alternative to Alcoholics Anonymous

    SMART Recovery offers growing alternative to Alcoholics Anonymous
    Patrick Garnett spent years fighting a losing battle against crystal meth. He went to hundreds of 12-step meetings, sometimes twice a day, but relapse always followed. Then, about four years ago, an Internet search pointed Garnett toward something...