Mississippi Voters Approve Medical Marijuana

NORML

A majority of voters in Mississippi voted to approve Initiative 65, which provides for a state-regulated marijuana access system for qualified patients. The post Mississippi Voters Approve Medical Marijuana appeared first on NORML.

The Clear Winner of Election 2020: Marijuana

NORML

While other results of the election remain hazy, the clear winner on November 3 was marijuana. The post The Clear Winner of Election 2020: Marijuana appeared first on NORML.

This site is protected by reCAPTCHA and the Google Privacy Policy and Terms of Service apply.

Which States Have Medical Marijuana Card Reciprocity?

Leafwell

Before we get into the nitty-gritty, first we must ask (and answer), “What is medical marijuana card reciprocity?” It’s essentially a state saying, “Your state’s medical marijuana program and laws are equal to our own.

Can You Be Allergic to Marijuana?

Leafwell

Marijuana is a plant that contains up to 600 different compounds. People are often exposed to cannabis allergens in the following ways: Inhaling cannabis pollen in the air Smoking marijuana, or breathing in second-hand cannabis smoke.

South Dakotans Green-Light Marijuana Legalization and Medical Access

NORML

South Dakotans have delivered a crippling blow to those who favored the status quo of marijuana prohibition in the Mount Rushmore State by simultaneously passing a pair of ballot initiatives. The post South Dakotans Green-Light Marijuana Legalization and Medical Access appeared first on NORML.

Access 194

How to Find a Medical Marijuana Doctor

Leafwell

If you’re reading this right now and you’re looking for a medical marijuana doctor to speak to, then you’re in the right place. Medical Marijuana Card get a mmj card online Medical Marijuana Card Online mmj online online doctor online marijuana card telehealth telemedicine

PAMMEC: Helping People Learn More About Medical Marijuana

Leafwell

The Pennsylvania Medical Marijuana Education Center, or PAMMEC, seeks to teach people about the medical and therapeutic aspects of medical cannabis. Interviews arizona medical marijuana card medical cannabis education medical marijuana pennsylvania pennsylvania medical marijuana card

Vermont Legalizes Recreational Marijuana Sales

Leafwell

On Thursday 8 October, 2020, Governor Phil Scott (R) announced that he’ll allow a marijuana sales legalization bill passed by the legislature (S.54) to take effect. This makes Vermont the 11th state in the US to legalize recreational marijuana.

Virginia: Marijuana Decriminalization Takes Effect July 1

NORML

Richmond, VA: Democratic Governor Ralph Northam has signed legislation ( Senate Bill 2 | House Bill 972 ) decriminalizing marijuana possession. The new law takes effect July 1, 2020 and reduces penalties for offenses involving personal possession of up to one ounce of marijuana to a civil violation – punishable by a maximum $25 fine, no arrest, and no criminal record. The prohibition on marijuana has clearly failed, and impacts nearly 30,000 Virginians per year.

South Dakota Votes Overwhelmingly to Approve Medical Marijuana

NORML

The post South Dakota Votes Overwhelmingly to Approve Medical Marijuana appeared first on NORML. 2020 ACTIVISM Election Medical Marijuana 2020 Elections featured medical cannabis medical marijuana South Dakota

McConnell Misleads on Marijuana

NORML

Some opponents of marijuana policy reform have manipulated the Speaker’s comments to imply that she was opining that cannabis therapy has been proven specifically to be successful for the treatment of COVID-19. The post McConnell Misleads on Marijuana appeared first on NORML.

Arizona Prop 207: Medical Marijuana Goes Recreational

Leafwell

On 3rd November 2020, voters in Arizona approved Proposition 207, legalizing recreational marijuana in the state. Legal medical marijuana has a long history in Arizona. Cannabis News arizona cannabis laws Marijuana Laws new law recreational marijuana

Nebraska Medical Marijuana Initiative Qualifies for November 2020 Ballot

NORML

Nebraska voters will decide this November on a statewide ballot measure seeking to legalize and regulate medical marijuana access in the state. The post Nebraska Medical Marijuana Initiative Qualifies for November 2020 Ballot appeared first on NORML.

Access 191

Montanans Vote YES on Marijuana Legalization

NORML

Voters in Montana have passed Initiative 190, which allows for the use, production and sale of marijuana by adults. Voters additionally passed Constitutional Initiative 118, which limits marijuana use to those ages 21 or older.

Arizona Approves Prop 207 to Legalize Marijuana

NORML

Arizona voters have approved Proposition 207, a statewide ballot initiative legalizing the possession, use, and commercial sale of marijuana for adults. The post Arizona Approves Prop 207 to Legalize Marijuana appeared first on NORML.

Questions You Can Ask Your Medical Marijuana Doctor

Leafwell

This is one of the many good reasons why seeing a doctor who specializes in medical marijuana (and is open to recommending it) is a good idea. It can be difficult to talk to your primary care physician about medical cannabis.

Will Insurance Cover the Cost of My Medical Marijuana Evaluation or Card?

Leafwell

So you want to know if your medical insurance will cover the cost of your medical marijuana certificate, card and product? There is a simple answer to this question, and it is “No”.

Know Your Employment Rights As A Medical Marijuana User

Leafwell

Medical Marijuana Card employment laws employment protections medical marijuana and work medical marijuana laws work lawsAlthough medical cannabis is legal in 33 states, the District of Columbia, and three U.S.

Poll: Support for Legalizing Marijuana Is Bipartisan

NORML

"Our polling shows bipartisan support for meaningful legislative marijuana reform that would legalize marijuana.". The post Poll: Support for Legalizing Marijuana Is Bipartisan appeared first on NORML.

Using a Medical Marijuana Dispensary During COVID-19

Leafwell

The COVID-19 pandemic has affected how every industry operates, and that includes cannabis and medical marijuana businesses. In some states, medical marijuana can even be delivered to your home.

The Ultimate Guide to Getting a Medical Marijuana Card

Leafwell

If there’s one thing Leafwell knows about, it’s how to get a Medical Marijuana Card online! We help patients across every state with a Medical Marijuana Program get their cards via our quick, easy and HIPAA-compliant telemedicine platform.

What Are the Side-Effects of Cannabis & Medical Marijuana?

Leafwell

Cannabis Dosing cannabis effects effects Effects of Marijuana entourage effect positives negatives medical marijuana pros & cons cannabis side effects

How to get a Michigan Medical Marijuana Card in 2020

Leafwell

Are you interested in getting a Medical Marijuana Card in Michigan? We hope this article acts as a valuable guide to help you understand the process of applying for your medical marijuana recommendation letter. You’ve come to the right place.

Virginia: Governor Says “The Time Has Come to Legalize Marijuana”

NORML

The post Virginia: Governor Says “The Time Has Come to Legalize Marijuana” appeared first on NORML. “Governor Northam has always been thoughtful in his approach to cannabis policy.

Talking With Your Doctor About Medical Marijuana

Leafwell

You may have experienced difficult or dismissive conversations with friends and family as you explore the use of medical marijuana. Health & Wellness Medical Marijuana Card get a mmj card online medical marijuana doctor online doctor online marijuana card

Virginia: Governor Approves Bills to Decriminalize Marijuana and Legalize Medical Cannabis

NORML

Richmond, VA: Democratic Governor Ralph Northam has approved legislation ( Senate Bill 2 | House Bill 972 ) decriminalizing marijuana possession offenses. The law reduces penalties for offenses involving the possession of up to one ounce of marijuana to a civil violation – punishable by a maximum $25 fine, no arrest, and no criminal record. The prohibition on marijuana has clearly failed, and impacts nearly 30,000 Virginians per year.

Marijuana Banking Passes Critical Committee

NORML

In the first of what is anticipated to be multiple Congressional votes to address the federal prohibition and criminalization of marijuana, the House Financial Services Committee will today voted to advance The SAFE Banking Act, HR 1595 , 45-15. NORML Political Director Justin Strekal said: “This is a positive step forward to address an untenable tension between state-legal cannabis marketplaces and federal marijuana prohibition.

Nebraska: Supreme Court Invalidates Proposed 2020 Medical Marijuana Legalization Initiative

NORML

The post Nebraska: Supreme Court Invalidates Proposed 2020 Medical Marijuana Legalization Initiative appeared first on NORML. 2020 Ballot Initiative Election ballot initiative election medical marijuana Nebraska

Maine Finally Allows for Reacreational Marijuana Sales in October, 2020

Leafwell

Maine has had medical marijuana laws on its books since 1999, making it one of the earliest states in the United States to have a medical marijuana program. The Marijuana Legalization Act was supposed to take effect within 40 days of November 8, 2016.

Renowned Travel Author Rick Steves Urges Voters to Back Marijuana Legalization Initiatives in November

NORML

Rick Steves wrote: “I've campaigned for marijuana legalization in six different states — Washington, Oregon, Massachusetts, Maine, Illinois, and Michigan — and in each one, we’ve been successful. ACTIVISM election marijuana Rick Steves

Can Secondhand Marijuana Smoke Affect Nonsmokers?

Leafwell

Secondhand marijuana smoke is not going away. With medical marijuana cards being issued at rates of thousands per day, exposure to secondhand marijuana smoke is an ongoing reality. Maybe you are a person exhaling secondhand marijuana smoke in the company of nonsmokers.

Is CBD or Marijuana Healthier?

Leafwell

What is healthier – CBD or Marijuana? This is a question our physicians hear often when they speak with people who understand the value of cannabis as medicine but are unsure which form is best for them.

CBD 229

Marijuana Terpenes: What They Are, Why You Need Them, How To Use Them

Cannabis Cheri

Terpenes are the compounds that give plants, not just marijuana plants but all plants, their aromas. Over 140 terpenes have been identified in cannabis and besides giving each marijuana strain its unique aroma and flavor, these organic hydrocarbons also play an important role in how a given strain makes you feel and the health-giving qualities of the plant. As research into cannabis and terpenes progresses, it is changing a lot of what we used to think we knew about marijuana.

Is It Legal to Grow Medical Marijuana?

Leafwell

Are you wondering whether it’s legal to grow marijuana for medical consumption? The answer to this question is, as it is with so many other questions regarding medical marijuana, “It depends on the state.” You can legally grow medical marijuana in some states, but not in others.

Vote For Marijuana In 2020

NORML

The post Vote For Marijuana In 2020 appeared first on NORML. Get registered ?. Check or change your current registration ?. Request an absentee ballot ?. Easily access our candidate database ?. Spread the word ???. ACTIVISM Advocacy Community Organizing Election Voting

Access 163

Where Can I Find a Medical Marijuana-Friendly Doctor?

Leafwell

Finding a trustworthy doctor who is also marijuana-friendly can be a difficult task. You can speak to one of our physicians online, without judgement, and qualify for medical marijuana from someone who actually understands the therapeutic potential of cannabis.

Retail marijuana sales begin in Maine

Leafly

The post Retail marijuana sales begin in Maine appeared first on Leafly. Industry Maine retail marijuana salesIt's day one in Vacationland, and Leafly's got live coverage of Maine stores opening across the state.

Retail 112