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A study recently unveiled by the American Epilepsy Society (AES) confirms CBD is effective in combating epilepsy – and totally contradicts the DEA.

American Epilepsy Society

After a year-long battle, South Africa has indicated that it intends to allow for the production of cannabis for medicinal purposes.

South Africa

The citizen-led cannabis legalization activist group Safer Arizona has begun a petition drive that would place a legalization measure on the 2018 ballot.

Safer Arizona

The first-ever cannabis caucus means that cannabis interests will be further represented in government in the coming months and years.

Cannabis Caucus

State officials received a tip from the U.S. Post Office that a number of unapproved CBD oils were being sold by licensed cannabis retailers across Alaska.

Alaska

Nadelmann’s announcement was met with an outpouring of support from members of the cannabis community, many of whom hold Nadelmann in high esteem.

Nadelmann

The DEA has removed from its website a series of inaccurate statements about the health effects of cannabis, following several months of public pressure.


However, the measure stipulates that the recreational use of cannabis – not to mention trafficking in the substance – would remain prohibited in Peru.


The President wants to amp up the War on Drugs and will carry it out through an increasingly aggressive push against illegal immigration.

drugs

The cannabis trials to measure the effects of medical cannabis in treating post-traumatic stress disorder (PTSD) is officially under way.

Cannabis Trials

The announcement was met with muted approval from critics, who said that while the policy change was welcome, it did not go nearly far enough.

Epileptic

Richard Kirk maintained that the cannabis edible he ate before the fatal encounter with his wife had a dangerous effect on his psyche.

Richard Kirk

Sen. Jeff B. Sessions was confirmed on Wednesday, capping a rocky confirmation process in which Senate Democrats were eager to scuttle his nomination.

Sessions

For the first time, an Alzheimer’s patient in Brazil has been prescribed a cannabidiol (CBD) extract for treatment of the disease.


Files released as part of a class-action lawsuit against the NFL revealed that the league has been responsible for prescription painkillers abuse.

painkillers

Rep. Morgan submitted a bill identical to this new Legitimate Use of Medicinal Marijuana Act three years ago, but ultimately it was not passed.

Rep. Morgan

One opposed voter expressed concern about how President Trump could react to even greater access to recreational cannabis in Alaska.


Senator Sessions was asked during a confirmation hearing whether he had ever supported the death penalty for individuals twice found to be cannabis dealers.

Crackdown

14 district attorneys from across the country, from both legalized and illegal states, are President Trump’s new cannabis policy advisors.

Advisors

Two ambitious legislators want to add PSTD as a qualifying medical cannabis condition in Colorado. Here’s how to call your representatives.

medical cannabis

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