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2011-07-07 07:15:00

PHOENIX, July 7, 2011 /PRNewswire/ -- Altitude Organic Corporation (ERBB:OTCPink), a leading national, publicly-traded medical marijuana company, is pleased to announce it has sponsored today's Marijuana Policy Project Liberty Belle Ball held at the Playboy Mansion in Los Angeles California. Several members of the company will attend this evening's event including CEO Brian Cook and Aaron Bluse, director of retail operations. Newly appointed California operations manager and San Diego...

2011-05-24 11:42:00

DEA Has Failed to Issue Required Decision after 9 Years WASHINGTON, May 24, 2011 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- A coalition of advocacy groups and patients yesterday filed suit in the U.S. Court of Appeals for the District of Columbia Circuit to compel the Obama Administration to formally respond to a 9-year-old petition to have marijuana rescheduled under the provisions of the Controlled Substances Act (CSA). Relief sought from the Court of Appeals would enable states with medical marijuana...

2011-05-13 00:00:30

Professional web development and internet marketing company, Internet LAVA, sponsors the NORML Legal Seminar in Aspen, Colorado, from June 2-4. This annual seminar draws the brightest minds in the legal field to discuss marijuana law reform and criminal defense strategies. Houston, TX (PRWEB) May 12, 2011 Internet LAVA, a Houston-based web development company, is pleased to announce their sponsorship of the 2011 NORML Aspen Legal Seminar. As a company that actively supports the overall...

2010-11-16 11:17:00

WASHINGTON, Nov. 16, 2010 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- A national coalition of medical marijuana advocates is renewing their demand to the Drug Enforcement Administration to act on an eight-year-old petition to reschedule marijuana for medical use as the U.S. Senate Judiciary committee holds confirmation hearings for interim DEA administrator Michele Leonhart this Wednesday, November 17,( )2010. The rescheduling petition offers a unique opportunity to narrow the ever widening gap between...

2010-11-12 00:00:41

Professional web development and internet marketing company, Internet LAVA, sponsors NORML's Legal Seminar in Key West Florida, December 2-4. The seminar discusses issues related to marijuana, criminal defense, and legal reform. Houston, TX (PRWEB) November 11, 2010 Internet LAVA, a Houston-based web development company, is proud to announce their sponsorship of the 2010 NORML Key West Legal Seminar. As a company that actively supports the overall goals of NORML and provides their...

2010-11-02 05:15:00

BOSTON, Nov. 2, 2010 /PRNewswire/ -- Today's General Election agenda marks a pivotal date in the move forward to make California the fist U.S. state to legalize marijuana, as voters step up to the ballots to decide on Proposition 19 - or, the Regulate, Control and Tax Cannabis Act of 2010. Not only is the Golden State pushing for more accepted use, but Arizona, South Dakota, and Oregon will be voting on the legalization of medicinal marijuana, while other states drive for legislation. In...

2010-04-15 13:18:00

WASHINGTON, April 15 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- The following was released today by DrugScience.org: As scientists and researchers from Israel, Brazil, Canada and the US participate in the Sixth National Clinical Conference on Cannabis Therapeutics, a coalition of medical marijuana advocates is calling on the Obama administration for prompt action on an eight-year-old petition to reschedule marijuana for medical use. The petition, filed in 2002, argues that marijuana should be classified...

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2010-02-22 15:00:00

A new study reveals that a growing trend among the baby boomer generation is to take part in the country's most popular illicit drug. The Substance Abuse and Mental Health Services Administration said people born in the 1960s and 1970s that reported using marijuana went up from 1.9 percent to 2.9 percent in just six years. The most dramatic rise was between the age range of 55 to 59-years-old, in which the use of the drug tripled from 1.6 percent in 2002 to 5.1 percent in 2008. Researchers...


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