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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.

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.

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.

2008-07-31 12:01:05

By Natalie Singer, The Seattle Times Jul.

2008-07-17 00:00:35

SEATTLE _ Martin Martinez says the small, private collective and outreach group he runs from a storefront are legal, a place for medical-marijuana patients to get help growing the medicine they need to manage their pain.

2008-06-27 00:02:36

By Brandon Lowrey Like other universities, Oaksterdam offers wide-eyed pupils an enlightening classroom experience to spark their curiosity.

2006-01-03 23:30:00

Rhode Island on Tuesday became the 11th state to legalize medical marijuana and the first since the U.S. Supreme Court ruled in June that patients who use the drug can still be prosecuted under federal law.

2005-06-07 07:15:00

Anyone who lights up a joint for medicinal purposes isn't likely to be pursued by federal authorities, despite a Supreme Court ruling that these marijuana users could face federal charges, people on both sides of the issue say. The ruling could be an early test of Attorney General Alberto Gonzales' compassion.

Word of the Day
  • A handkerchief.
  • Specifically— The legendary sweat-cloth; the handkerchief of St. Veronica, according to tradition miraculously impressed with the mask of Christ; also, the napkin about Christ's head (Johu xx. 7).
  • In general, any miraculous portrait of Christ.
The word 'sudarium' comes from a Latin word meaning 'a handkerchief'.