ASA Statement-HHS Cannabis Rescheduling Findings

| January 13, 2024 |

PRESS CONTACT: Steph Sherer: [email protected] “I am excited to see that the Food & Drug Administration (FDA) incorporated many of Americans for Safe Access’ suggestions in their approach to the scheduling process and ASA’s data was utilized, resulting in their conclusion that...

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Consumer Beware: Report Reveals Major Disparities in State Cannabis Testing Programs

| July 11, 2023 |

CONTACT: Debbie Churgai, [email protected], (202) 618-6973   Consumer Beware: Report Reveals Major Disparities in State Cannabis Testing Programs Advocates Call for Enhanced Product Safety Protocols and Consumer Education   WASHINGTON, DC – Today Americans for Safe Access (ASA), a leading...

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Congress Aims to Remove Restrictions for Veterans and Medical Cannabis

| April 20, 2023 |

CONTACT: Debbie Churgai, [email protected], (202) 618-6973 Congress Aims to Remove Restrictions for Veterans and Medical Cannabis  Effort supported by Americans for Safe Access, Veterans and Patient Organizations  WASHINGTON, DC — Yesterday,  the Veterans Medical Marijuana Safe Harbor Act, legislation that...

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State Medical Cannabis Laws Graded by Patient Advocates in New Report

| February 02, 2023 |

Americans for Safe Access Releases Annual Report to Policymakers on Patient Perspectives of the Success of State Medical Cannabis Programs  WASHINGTON, DC — Today, Americans for Safe Access (ASA) unveiled their annual report, “2022 State of the States Report: An Analysis...

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MEDICAL CANNABIS PATIENTS, MEDICAL PROFESSIONALS, ADVOCATES, AND INDUSTRY LEADERS CONVERGE ONLINE FOR 10th ANNUAL NATIONAL MEDICAL CANNABIS UNITY CONFERENCE

| December 20, 2022 |

MEDICAL CANNABIS PATIENTS, MEDICAL PROFESSIONALS, ADVOCATES, AND INDUSTRY LEADERS CONVERGE ONLINE FOR 10th ANNUAL NATIONAL MEDICAL CANNABIS UNITY CONFERENCE Medical Cannabis Advocacy Organization Celebrates 20 Years of Advocacy   WASHINGTON, DC — On December 12-14, 2022, Americans for Safe Access (ASA)...

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Patients Applaud President Biden Signing Cannabis Research Bill, Demand Continued Medical Cannabis Reforms

| December 02, 2022 |

Patients Applaud President Biden Signing Cannabis Research Bill, Demand Continued Medical Cannabis Reforms President Biden Signed the Medical Marijuana and Cannabidiol Research Act, the First Stand-Alone Cannabis Reform Bill, but Cannabis Patients Still Left Behind Washington, DC – Today, President...

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ASA Launches 2022 Vote Medical Marijuana Guide

| October 24, 2022 |

2022 Voter Guide Provides Information on how Elected Officials have Voted on Cannabis Policy For Immediate Release: October 24, 2022                          Contact: Abbey Roudebush [email protected] (202) 921-6649 Washington, DC – Today, Americans for Safe Access (ASA), a national...

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California Cannabis Stakeholders Join Together to Address Patient Needs

| April 18, 2022 |

Americans for Safe Access Announces New Agenda for California with New Advisory Group focusing on Improved Patient Access, Affordability, Equity, Product Safety and more WASHINGTON, DC – Americans for Safe Access (ASA) announces the creation of The ASA California Advisory Committee...

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Industry Organizations Weigh in on Cannabis Trademark Issues Fighting for Consumer Safety

| March 08, 2022 |

Americans for Safe Access and the International Cannabis Bar Association File Amicus Brief Regarding Joy Tea, LLC.  Washington DC-- Americans for Safe Access (ASA) and the International Cannabis Bar Association (INCBA) filed an Amicus Brief arguing that through the United...

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Nation’s Largest Medical Cannabis Patient Organization Releases Report on Efficacy of State Medical Cannabis Laws

| February 23, 2022 |

Americans for Safe Access Grades States on Patient Access, Affordability, Equity, Product Safety and More WASHINGTON, DC — Today, Americans for Safe Access (ASA) unveiled their annual report, “2021 State of the States Report: An Analysis of Medical Cannabis Access in...

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