Parents Fear Changes To State Law As US Weighs Medical PotSome American parents who for years have used cannabis to treat severe forms of epilepsy in their children are feeling more cautious than celebratory as U.S. regulators near a decision on whether to approve the first drug derived from the marijuana plant.
US Could Back 1st Pot-Derived Medicine & Some Are WorriedA British pharmaceutical company is getting closer to a decision on whether the U.S government will approve the first prescription drug derived from the marijuana plant, but parents who for years have used cannabis to treat severe forms of epilepsy in their children are feeling more cautious than celebratory.
Minneapolis Police To Halt Marijuana Sting ArrestsA report found, in police stings involving small amounts of marijuana almost exclusively, almost every single person arrested was black.
Study: Fatal Drug-Related Crashes Now Outpacing Drunk Driving CrashesAccording to a new report in 2016, alcohol was involved in 38 percent of driver deaths while 44 percent of drivers killed tested positive for drugs.
More Parents Smoking Marijuana Around Children, Study SaysAccording to researchers from Columbia University, the number of cigarette-smoking parents who said they used marijuana increased from 11 percent in 2002 to over 17 percent in 2015.
Sheriff's Office: 1,400+ Pot Plants Seized In Central Minn.The Meeker County Sheriff's Office says officers who went to arrest a fugitive with an out-of-state warrant ended up uncovering a large-scale marijuana growing operation in Dassel.
Marijuana Supporters Rally At State CapitolSupporters gathered at 4:20 p.m. Friday at the State Capitol for a Rally to Legalize event for marijuana.
Pot Holiday 4/20 Started With 5 California StonersFriday is April 20, or 4/20. That's the numerical code for marijuana's high holiday, a celebration and homage to pot's enduring and universal slang for smoking.
Marijuana-Based Drug Gets Positive Review From FDAU.S. health officials say a closely watched medicine made from the marijuana plant significantly reduces seizures in children with severe forms of epilepsy and warrants approval in the country.
S.D. Officer Arrests 2 Minnesotans After Finding 85 Lbs. Of Pot In CarTwo Minnesota residents remain jailed after authorities discovered 85 pounds of marijuana during a traffic stop on Interstate 90 in western South Dakota.
Viral Video Of Smoking Baby Leads To Mom's ArrestA version of the video that's received 1.5 million views was posted by a user who urged the mother's arrest.
Amsterdam-Style Marijuana Lounges Becoming Popular In San FranciscoThe smoke was thick and business brisk at the Barbary Coast Dispensary's marijuana smoking lounge, a darkened room that resembles a steakhouse or upscale sports tavern with its red leather seats, deep booths with high dividers, and hardwood floors.