FedEx Misdelivered Medical Marijuana But Will Not Be Held Liable

A federal appeals court decided FedEx is not liable for damages for delivering a package of marijuana to the wrong address. The decision earlier this week stemmed from a Boston case in which a FedEx worker printed up a label with the wrong recipient listed and covered the handwritten label on the package, Courthouse News Service... more →
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First Medical Marijuana Dispensary In Massachusetts Hoping To Open Soon

The first medical marijuana dispensary in Massachusetts, the Alternative Therapies Group, is hoping that their license will be approved by the state sometime in the spring of 2015. It was just last December 31 of last year that the Department of Public Health has handed down the license to ATG. If approved, it will be located in... more →
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Iowa Slow In Approving Medical Pot Oil Law

The Iowa Department of Public Health has yet to issue a single marijuana registration card that’s required under the law that passed last year, the Quad-City Times reported. That is because Iowa officials have been moving slowly to implement a law allowing for an extract of marijuana to be used for medical treatment, and advocates... more →
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Medical Marijuana A Challenge For States Where It Is Legal

They’re looking at reining in their medical systems and fixing the big tax differential between medical and recreational weed without harming patients. And in some cases, they are considering cracking down on the proliferating black market. “How can you have two parallel systems, one that’s regulated, paying taxes,... more →
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Salem Pot Dispensary Got Approval To Sell Medical Marijuana

Alternative Therapies plans to sell its medical marijuana — which Massachusetts law requires must be grown from seed — to 1,526 patients in its first year, according to its filing with the state. The plants will be grown at its Amesbury cultivation site. State public health officials visited Alternative Therapies’ dispensary... more →
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Remember When Matthew McConaughey Played Bongos And Smoked Pot?

Matthew McConaughey’s star is burning bright. From Dallas Buyer’s Club to True Detective to Interstellar, the actor has recently revitalized his career in a major way with another likely Oscar nomination on the way and a potential Oscar repeat. Through it all, McConaughey has likely been living the high life as a known cannabis... more →
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