San Francisco has arrived at a decision to allow sale of recreational marijuana. Residents have seized the opportunity to familiarize themselves with the new reality. What is in the future? After a detailed emotional debate by residents and supervisors of San Francisco, the supervisory board decided to pass a resolution allowing recreational marijuana sale. This came after California State made recreational Marijuana legal. The supervisory board also voted in favor of electing a buffer zone…"San Francisco Begin its Recreational Marijuana Sale"
There was a time when marijuana was shunned in America. Things are changed for this one-time illegal drug. Since it has proven to be great for various medical conditions, more states are legalizing it year after year. A poll conducted by Gallup Poll shows that 64% of the voters in the country are leaning towards the legalization of medical marijuana. This is when the federal government still classifies it as an illegal drug under schedule…"Could the Big Business of Marijuana Legalization Become Another Giant Bummer?"
Finally, Jody Smedley can declare herself free from her former diet of dangerous prescription opioids. Not long ago, she was swallowing Norco to relieve the severe pain her nerve and muscle-wasting disease was causing her. She also needed Xanax before bed to help her get some sleep. Although the prescriptions helped some, Smedley still found herself vomiting each morning, often violently. After much suffering, a frustrated Smedley, 47, decided to get a medical marijuana card…"Patients and Caregivers Pin Hopes on Municipalities to Act on Weed Law"
Marijuana is still an illegal drug at the Federal level. It is not known why this is the case and it is causing much consternation among many people. But thankfully, in 21 states the possession and ingestion of marijuana has been decriminalized. New Hampshire recently became the 22nd State to decriminalize the substance with the rest soon to follow as pressure mounts. With growing awareness of both the benefits and harmlessness of cannabis, the public…"New Hampshire Marijuana Decriminalization Takes Effect"
The hottest topic at the moment in America is marijuana legalization. It is a huge phenomenon that is disrupting a number of industries. Marijuana is still illegal at the Federal level and it has been left up to individual states to decide whether or not they want to legalize. The result of this is that 8 states have currently legalizedrecreational marijuana. These states are Colorado, Nevada, Washington, Massachusetts, Alaska, Oregon, Maine and California. 29 states…"Eastern Maine Town to Consider Marijuana Ban"
At present, there are two separate sets of rules governing marijuana in the USA. The first set governs the use of medical marijuana, and the second governs recreational marijuana. For medical marijuana, patientshave to go to a doctor and demonstrate that they have a condition which needs to be addressed with the help of medical marijuana. If they are able to do so, they can then get a permit or a medical marijuana card, used…"Draft bill would allow Maine dispensaries, caregivers to sell recreational marijuana"