Here Are Things To Know Should You Decide Investing On Medical Marijuana Stock

For example, Washington state growers (again, for medical and non-medical purposes) produced 13.5 tons of flowers in the first 12 months following the opening of the states’ first recreational marijuana shop. Unfortunately, only 10 tons were purchased by consumers. Some of the excess can be used in oils, but the consensus... more →
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Can Congress Be Blamed For Colorado’s Ruling Against Medical Marijuana?

We have noted before that the lack of a federal law — which only Congress can pass — raises any number of obstacles for companies in the marijuana industry. Dispensaries and growers cannot find bankers willing to take their cash deposits, and even a state government is having difficulty finding a willing bank. With almost half... more →
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Senate Appropriations Committee Approved Go-Signal For Administering Medical Pot To Veterans

The Daily Caller reports: Republican Sen. Steve Daines and Democratic Sen. Jeff Merkley forwarded the amendment for inclusion in the Military Construction, Veterans Affairs and Related Agencies Appropriations Act. Specifically, if passed by Congress, the bipartisan amendment would disallow the VA from spending funds to enforce a... more →
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In Congress, Marijuana Bill Is Going Uphill, Gains More Support, Momentum

On Tuesday, Cohen issued a statement saying that both parties are in agreement that federal marijuana legislation needs reform. So far, the bill has garnered support from six Republicans and six Democrats in the Senate.  The CARERS Act would change the way that marijuana is viewed at a federal level by taking the drug off the list... more →
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“Yes” Or “No” Vote Again By Lawmakers For Medical Marijuana Bill

Jagger suffers from a rare mitochondrial disease, which results in severe pain and dozens of seizures a day. This is the very reason why the medical marijuana bill will appear again one more time and, this time, more people like Jagger’s parents will appeal that this bill will be approved.  Will Congress take a look at it... more →
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Medical Marijuana Protections In Spending Bill Passed By Congress

Congress dealt a historic blow to the United States’ decades-long war on drugs Saturday with the passage of the federal spending bill, which contains protections for medical marijuana and industrial hemp operations in states where they are legal. The bill protects medical marijuana programs in the 23 states that have legalized... more →
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More States Are Legalizing Marijuana

Washington, D.C., saw marijuana legalization win by a wide margin. But a provision buried in the $1.1 trillion “Cromnibus” budget bill prohibits D.C. from using federal money “to implement any law or regulation that repeals or reduces marijuana-related penalties.” D.C. laws are subject, under the U.S. Constitution, to final... more →
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Medical Marijuana News Update

On Wednesday, a lawmaker said she would introduce a medical marijuana bill. Sen. Karen Tallian (D-Portage) said she plans to introduce a medical marijuana bill in the upcoming legislative session. She cited Congress’s vote to bar the use of Justice Department funds to go after medical marijuana in states where it is legal.... more →
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Congress Gave In To Medical Marijuana

Congress may have tried to stop residents of the nation’s capital from being able to light up joints with impunity, but lawmakers retreated last week in another important drug-war front: medical marijuana. The $1 trillion spending bill that passed last week included a provision that blocks the Justice Department from spending... more →
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