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Imagine supplying thirty children with enough organic medicine to calm their seizures for a year. Now imagine facing prison time for it. That is exactly what is happening to Stephen Boski of Modesto, California. He had bred a particular strain of...
There are at least three public meetings where medical cannabis will be debated this Tuesday – Fresno County, the City of Long Beach, and the City of San Jose. The outcomes of meetings like these matter. Please go and speak up for safe and dignified access. Remember the ABC’s ---...
American Herbal Pharmacopoeia monograph lays scientific foundation for quality assurance and expanded research
Washington, DC -- In an historic move, the American Herbal Pharmacopoeia (AHP) released the first installation of a two-part Cannabis monograph yesterday that classifies cannabis (marijuana) as a botanical medicine, alongside many other widely accepted Complementary and Alternative Medicines. Written and reviewed by the world's leading experts, the Cannabis...
Historic, unprecedented vote illustrates political strength, legitimacy of medical marijuana community
Sebastopol, CA -- In an unprecedented move, the Sebastopol City Council voted yesterday to seat Vice Mayor and medical marijuana community leader Robert Jacob as Mayor of Sebastopol. Jacob, 36, founder and executive director of Peace in Medicine, two licensed medical marijuana dispensaries -- one in Sebastopol, the...
Washington, DC -- Medical marijuana advocates Americans for Safe Access (ASA) issued a report today that analyzes the Obama Administration's latest enforcement guidelines for federal prosecutors in states that regulate medical marijuana distribution. The report, "Third Time the Charm? State Laws on Medical Cannabis Distribution and Department of...