RSS feeds allow Web site content to be gathered via feed reader software. Click the subscribe link to obtain the feed URL for this page. The feed will update when new content appears on this page.

Marijuana Use

A collection of news and information related to Marijuana Use published by this site and its partners.

Top Marijuana Use Articles

Displaying items 12-22
  • Judge declines to dismiss high-profile pot case

    A federal judge on Thursday declined to dismiss marijuana charges against the so-called Kettle Falls Five in a case that has drawn national attention. The decision by U.S. District Court Judge Thomas O. Rice cleared the way for a trial scheduled to begin...
  • 'American Sniper' widow to be among first witnesses in murder trial

    'American Sniper' widow to be among first witnesses in murder trial
    The widow of "American Sniper" author Chris Kyle will be among the first to testify against the troubled veteran charged with killing her husband and his friend as the trial begins Wednesday.  Prosecutors said they planned to call Taya Kyle, 40, as a...
  • Wife of 'American Sniper' Chris Kyle to testify at Texas trial of man accused in his death

    The widow of the former Navy SEAL depicted in the blockbuster film "American Sniper" will be among the first to testify against the man charged with killing her husband. A day before opening statements in the trial of former Marine Eddie Ray Routh,...
  • Witness says he saw Briseno shoot victim

    Witness says he saw Briseno shoot victim
    HAMMOND--When Carlos Orta got into a car with Juan Briseno and two other members of the Imperial Gangsters one night in February 2010, he only thought they were going to be enjoying a marijuana blunt together. But the night took a turn, Orta testified...
  • Pediatricians group cautions about medical pot for sick kids

    With virtually no hard proof that medical marijuana benefits sick children, and evidence that it may harm developing brains, the drug should only be used for severely ill kids who have no other treatment option, the nation's most influential pediatricians...
  • Survey: Farmington Students Overestimate Alcohol And Drug Use Among Peers

    FARMINGTON — Local students "dramatically" overestimate alcohol and drug use by their peers, according to results of a recent school survey. "There's this gap between perception and reality and it's a big gap," said Ed Manfredi, the school system's...
  • Is marijuana really as dangerous as heroin and LSD? Finally, a welcome legal review

    A federal judge has done what Congress and the Obama administration have failed to do — open a discussion on whether marijuana should continue to be listed as a Schedule 1 drug, a classification that is supposed to be used only for the most...
  • Medical cannabis bill gets law enforcement pushback

    ATLANTA -- Law enforcement wants to narrow a Macon lawmaker's medical marijuana proposal, but the chairman of the first state House of Representatives panel to hear it said the benefits seem to outweigh the risks. In a packed hearing room Tuesday at...
  • Colorado delays vote on extra marijuana warnings for pregnant and nursing women

    Colorado lawmakers struggling to make sense of incomplete scientific evidence about marijuana use by pregnant and nursing women have scrapped a bill to add warnings in pot shops about maternal marijuana use. Lawmakers rejected a bill that would have...
  • Colorado debates warnings against marijuana use by pregnant women and nursing mothers

    Marijuana use by pregnant or nursing women might seem like a no-brainer of a bad idea, but a proposal in Colorado to step up such warnings is raising concern because of limited or inconclusive research on the dangers. Pot users in Colorado and Washington...
  • A prescription for disaster? Part 2

    Reporter's Note: This is the second part in a two-part series on the controversies swirling around the potential legalization of medical marijuana in the state of Georgia. Part 1 introduced the Sievert family, whose daughter Miranda now lives in...