Opinion: There is widespread public consensus that state and local jurisdictions can serve as laboratories for models of legalizing medical marijuana.
The U.S. Hemp Roundtable, an alliance of national trade groups and businesses, seeks to hammer home message that industrial hemp should be an agricultural commodity, not a controlled substance.
The White House has withdrawn the nomination of Rep. Dan Marino to be the nation’s drug czar, after revelations that he played a key role in passing a bill weakening the Drug Enforcement Administration’s authority to stop companies from distributing opioids.
A new study concludes that marijuana legalization reduced overdose deaths from prescription opioids in Colorado, but state health officials urged caution, saying that the topic is too complex for there to be a simple explanation for the decline.
Northern Michigan University in Marquette began its medical plant chemistry program this semester, with about a dozen students in the first class, the
Dr. Joseph Parker is Texarkana’s only physician yet to go public with the decision to authorize patients’ medical marijuana use. His rules are stricter than state regulations.