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2014-03-22 23:03:23

Illinois NORML and Midwest Cannabis Consulting will hold Medical Cannabis Patient and Business Seminars in Champaign (IL) on Sunday April 27. The seminars are devoted to the needs of patients, the science of cannabinoids, and the business of growing cannabis in Illinois. Chicago, IL (PRWEB) March 22, 2014 On Sunday April 27 seminars to discuss many aspects of the newly enacted Illinois medical cannabis law will be held by Illinois NORML and Midwest Cannabis Consulting LLC in Champaign....

Governors File Petition To Ease Rules On Medical Marijuana
2011-12-01 12:59:15

Washington state and Rhode Island governors filed a petition with the U.S. Drug Enforcement Administration (DEA) on Wednesday that would allow doctors to legally prescribe marijuana for medical treatment. Democrat Christine Gregoire of Washington and independent Lincoln Chafee of Rhode Island asked the DEA to reclassify marijuana as a schedule 2 drug from schedule 1, which would make it legal for doctors to prescribe. "Poll after poll shows an overwhelming majority of Americans now see...

2008-02-18 00:00:00

The American College of Physicians (ACP) issued a new policy statement this week endorsing medical marijuana use.  The group is urging the government to reverse its ban on medical treatments using marijuana."ACP encourages the use of nonsmoked forms of THC (the main psychoactive element in marijuana) that have proven therapeutic value," the new policy statement said.The group also advocates research into other therapeutic uses of marijuana.The Philadelphia-based organization, the second...

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