House Republicans say no to allowing federal studies of medical marijuana

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Medical marijuana is now sold in nearly half of all states, and even one red state has legalized it for recreational use. Veterans of wars in Iraq and Afghanistan are clamoring for access to treat post-traumatic stress disorder. Loosening pot laws polls better in three swing states than any 2016 presidential candidate.

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Appeals court again favors medical pot patient in workers’ comp claim

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Once again, the state Court of Appeals has ruled that a patient in the state’s Medical Cannabis Program who was injured on the job must be reimbursed by an employer for the expense of marijuana used for treatment.

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Oregon Readies for Legalization to Take Effect

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The voter-approved legalization of marijuana partially takes effect in Oregon this week, and the state wants to make sure people know how the new law works.

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White House Lifts Marijuana Research Barrier

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The Obama administration is taking action to remove a major obstacle to research on the medical benefits of marijuana.

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The Medical Minute: How Does Cannabis Impact the Progression of ALS?

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Based on some exciting new anecdotal evidence, the use of cannabis oil to treat ALS may actually prolong the life of the patient in addition to relieving many of the disease’s devastating day-to-day symptoms.

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