Iowa Includes Chronic Pain As Condition For Legal MarijuanaA state board has approved a measure that expands the number of medical conditions that can legally be treated by medical marijuana in Iowa, but rejected several other conditions. The Des Moines Register reports that the Iowa Medical Cannabidiol Board voted Friday to allow those with chronic pain to have legal access to medical marijuana.
Minnesota Medical Marijuana Providers Hopeful Despite LossesMinnesota's two medical marijuana providers lost a combined $2.4 million in 2018, continuing the losses that have marked the state's program since it began.
Minnesota Medical Marijuana Patient Fights To Restore Gun RightsPatrick McClellan was on the front lines in the fight to make medical cannabis legal in Minnesota. He was one of the first to be issued a medical card to use marijuana. He says it helps him live with a rare form of muscular dystrophy. Now, he's sounding the alarm after he was denied a concealed carry permit.
Republican Leaders Say Evers' Pot Proposal To Be Snuffed OutDemocratic Gov. Tony Evers' proposal to legalize medical marijuana and small amounts of recreational pot will not pass the Wisconsin Legislature, Republican leaders of the budget-writing committee said Thursday.
Study: Cancer Patients In Minnesota Cannabis Program Report 'Significant Reduction' In Symptom SeverityState health officials says that cancer patients in Minnesota’s medical cannabis program are reporting that the treatment is helping them cope with symptoms ranging from pain to depression.
Wis. Gov. Evers Say He May Make '1st Step' Toward Medical Pot LegalizationEvers was asked about his views on marijuana and said he favors legalization but doesn't want to rush it.
Minnesota Adds Alzheimers As Qualifying Condition For Medical MarijuanaMinnesota lawmakers legalized medical marijuana in 2014. It's currently approved for such conditions as cancer, glaucoma, HIV/AIDS and intractable pain.
Are Hemp-Derived CBD Products Illegal In Minnesota?Stores get around selling CBD over the counter because it's extracted from hemp. But, legally, it's a gray area.
Girl Who Fought For Medical Marijuana Dies From Form Of EpilepsyAmelia Weaver, one of the first kids in Minnesota to use marijuana for medicine, has died.
Autism, Sleep Apnea Now Qualify For Medical PotMinnesota residents with autism or obstructive sleep apnea can now qualify for the state's medical marijuana program.
Group Petitions For Medical Pot Program To Include Opioid AddictionA medical marijuana advocate group is petitioning the state government to expand Minnesota’s medical pot program to include those who struggle with opioid addiction.
Michigan Says Autism And Arthritis Now Treatable By Medical MarijuanaMichigan has added several medical conditions to the state's list of ailments which qualify for a medical marijuana prescription.
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.
Top Executive Out At Leafline Labs After Financial LossesThe chief executive of one of Minnesota's two medical marijuana manufacturers has left the company after years of financial losses.
Head Of LeafLineLabs Out Amid Financial LossesLeafLine has struggled since medical marijuana sales began in 2015. The company lost $6.9 million in its first two financial years.