| Sep 29, 2014
| 5:28 AM
Willowbrook trustees decided to permit medical marijuana dispensaries in industrial zoning districts but also asked the plan commission to reconsider allowing them in retail districts.
"I think some of the board members feel that (dispensaries) are...
| Oct 8, 2014
| 4:03 PM
Cancer, severe fibromyalgia, multiple sclerosis and spinal cord injuries are the most common conditions cited for patients who have sought permission to use medical marijuana in Illinois, officials said Wednesday.
About 6,300 people have begun the...
| Oct 2, 2014
| 2:51 PM
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| Oct 10, 2014
| 2:32 PM
'Hope is a very strong emotion that can keep people going.' – CTCA CEO Gerard van Grinsven
After moving his compay's headquarters to Boca Raton this year, Cancer Treatment Centers of America CEO Gerard van Grinsven is setting a new course for...
| Sep 26, 2014
| 2:24 PM
Will Amendment 2 give seriously ill people a chance to treat their symptoms with medical marijuana instead of potentially deadly prescription drugs? Or will it give doctors carte blanche to recommend it to just about anyone, turning Florida into a pot...
| Sep 9, 2014
| 5:11 PM
A state panel on Tuesday hashed out more of the nitty-gritty details to create a medical marijuana industry from scratch, but some key points remained unresolved as the commission nears a deadline next week.
Maryland's Medical Marijuana Commission plans...
| Oct 3, 2014
| 4:21 PM
Joining a handful of other Florida cities with the same idea, Eustis is looking to keep medical-marijuana facilities out of the city temporarily if voters approve a constitutional amendment that would allow them.
A moratorium on the sale, cultivation...
| Sep 29, 2014
| 2:42 PM
Good news for those with multiple sclerosis, epilepsy, Parkinson's disease, and other conditions whose symptoms may be lessened by marijuana: Two years after the sale of medical pot was legalized, it's available at several clinics in the state.
| Sep 30, 2014
| 8:38 AM
Sometimes, decisions that seem difficult at a glance can be boiled down to one simple choice. I believe this is the case with Amendment 2, a measure on the ballot this November that would allow for doctors to recommend the medical use of marijuana by...
| Oct 11, 2014
| 3:04 PM
With Maryland's proposed licensing fees for growing and selling medical marijuana among the highest in the nation, some advocates warn that the steep costs could drive off applicants, crippling the nascent program and limiting access to treatment for tens...
| Oct 9, 2014
| 4:55 PM
A Los Angeles-based law firm submitted signatures Thursday for a medical marijuana initiative that could spur a special election in Costa Mesa next year.
Attorney David R. Welch presented 10,905 signatures to the city clerk's office, which did a...