Recreational Marijuana Use Rises Sharply in US

Study Shows that More Adults Using Marijuana Than Ever Before Between 2012 and 2013, more adult Americans used recreational marijuana than in the entirety of the previous 10 years, according to a new study. "Based on the results of our surveys, marijuana use in the United States has risen rapidly over the past decade, with about three in 10 … [Read more...]

Teens Use E-Cigarettes to “Vape” Marijuana

Study Finds Teenagers Using E-Cigarettes to “Vape” Marijuana which Could be Dangerous Vaporizing marijuana, or “vaping,” has been around for awhile, but until recently, vaping the drug required special devices or hand-made items to produce the inhalable marijuana vapor. Now, according to a new study published in Pediatrics magazine, teenagers in … [Read more...]

Can Medical Marijuana Users Fly Across State Lines With Marijuana?

As More States Make Recreational Marijuana Legal, Flying Between States with the Drug Gets Tricky Washington State and Colorado legalized the recreational use of marijuana in 2012. During the midterm election in 2014, Alaska and Oregon became the next two states to legalize the recreational use of the drug for people over 21 years old. And another … [Read more...]

Rapper Nelly Faces Felony Drug Charges in Tennessee

Nelly Faces Felony Drug Charges in Tennessee but Attorney Says He’ll Be Exonerated On Saturday, April 11th, rapper and reality TV star Nelly was arrested on felony drug charges after a search of his tour bus in Tennessee revealed he carried methamphetamines, a small amount of marijuana, and drug paraphernalia. "Approximately 100 small Ziploc … [Read more...]

Ongoing Drug Trafficking Bust Leads to 9 Arrests

Bethune Drug Trafficking Bust Lands 9 People in Jail with Criminal Charges The Kershaw County Sheriff’s Office began a drug trafficking bust of a drug trafficking ring in the small town of Bethune, SC – home to a serious drug problem that the police are now attempting to overcome. Reportedly, 9 suspects have been arrested and charged with drug … [Read more...]

Georgia Legalizes Medical Marijuana

Georgia Governor Signs Legal Medical Marijuana Bill Into Law After a two year battle, the state of Georgia has finally legalized medical marijuana use for some patients with specific disorders. On Friday, March 27th, Governor Nathan Deal signed “Haleigh’s Law,” officially legalizing some forms of medical marijuana throughout the southern state. … [Read more...]

Religious Group Wants Medical Marijuana Edibles

Orthodox Jews Aim for Kosher Certification of Medical Marijuana Edibles in NY So far, 23 states have passed some form of medical marijuana legislation, and many dispensaries in those states offer non-smoking versions of marijuana, including edibles like brownies, cookies, and chocolate bars. Now, several companies who make medical marijuana … [Read more...]

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