Pages tagged "marijuana"

Medical cannabis news, events, and more from all over the state

| August 17, 2015 |

Contents (Scroll down for details and links): News National California Local Events August 26, 2015 - Improving Analysis and Quality Control of Cannabis Products Using Complementary Analytical Techniques (Online) August 30, 2015 - 2nd Annual Sonoma Blossom Festival (Santa Rosa)...

Read more

Medical cannabis news and events from around the state

| July 27, 2015 |

Join me for another live Google Hangout tomorrow night at 8:00 PM PT. We will be talking about what pending medical cannabis legislation does and does not mean for patients and providers in California. You can be a part of he conversation...

Read more

California Weekly Roundup: July 20, 2015

| July 20, 2015 |

Mark your calendar now for the next live Google Hangout, The Truth About Medical Cannabis: Regulations in California, on Tuesday, July 28, at 8:00 PM. Get all the federal, state, and local medical cannabis news for California... plus events, court support,...

Read more

The California legislature has a full plate this year when it comes to medical cannabis

| July 16, 2015 |

The California State Legislature will adjourn for their summer recess tomorrow, following a flurry of activity surrounding medical cannabis. Legislative policy committees have approved at least eight bills that touch on almost every aspect of the issue. These bills are...

Read more

Medical cannabis news and events from around the state

| July 13, 2015 |

The California legislative calendar is filling up, as lawmakers get ready for the summer recess on July 17. Four medical cannabis bills had committee hearings last week, and there are four more scheduled for this week. Lawmakers seem determined to...

Read more

Medical cannabis news and events from around the state

| July 06, 2015 |

This may be your last chance to email Governor Brown and ask him to sign the Medical Cannabis Organ Transplant Act (AB 258). Patients who legally use medical cannabis in California are routinely denied a place on the national organ...

Read more

Federal progress, more scrutiny, & raids in CA all call for sensible medical cannabis regulations

| June 29, 2015 |

Federal momentum behind medical cannabis reform continues to build. Last week, the White House lifted bureaucratic hurdles to scientific research. But with progress comes more scrutiny. One national study spotlighted serious inconsistencies in the way edibles are labeled for potency...

Read more

California State Senate Passes AB 258 With Overwhelming Majority

| June 23, 2015 |

The California Senate approved AB 258, the Medical Cannabis Organ Transplant Act, earlier today by a margin of 33-1.  AB 258 prohibits discrimination against medical cannabis patients in the organ transplant process, unless a doctor has determined that medical cannabis...

Read more

Decision Removes Unnecessary Burdens On Legitimate Scientific Inquiry

| June 22, 2015 |

Earlier today, the Office of National Drug Control Policy (ONDCP) announced they will lift the public health service (PHS) review on marijuana research projects not funded by the federal government. The PHS review process was established in 1999 following a...

Read more

Support AB 258 in the California Senate

| June 15, 2015 |

Hundreds of medical cannabis patients and advocates will be visiting the state Capitol this afternoon to talk with lawmakers about medical cannabis legislation. One of the most important bills on the table is AB 258, the Medical Cannabis Organ Transplant...

Read more