The agency hopes to more than double the amount of marijuana that can be grown in the U.S. for research. The Drug Enforcement Administration (DEA) last week took steps to significantly up the amount of cannabis that can legally be grown in the United States for...

New legislation in California could allow kids with epilepsy and other specific ailments to consume prescribed cannabis medication without having to leave school gounds. The bill passed Monday by the state Assembly and sent to Gov. Jerry Brown, this would allow parents to give their...

A new measure gives hope by dramatically expanding access to medical marijuana in Illinois, making it available as an opioid painkiller replacement and easing the application process for all who qualify. The epidemic of overdose deaths in Illinois from narcotics continues to rage, killing almost...

Manhattan District Attorney Cyrus Vance announced that his office will no longer prosecute most charges for the use or possession of marijuana in public. This following a July 13th report issued by the state health department recommending legalization of the drug, Gov. Andrew M. Cuomo...

Researchers have found cannabis to be effective at inhibiting tumor growth and at reducing the severity of the symptoms commonly caused by chemotherapy treatments. In a research review, published in JAMA Oncology, Gianna Wilkie and a team of researchers from the Brown University Alpert Medical...

Efforts are underway to legalize medical marijuana in both Missouri and Utah, as campaign groups in both states are gathering signatures for measures they hope to present to their respective voters in 2018. As of now, cannabis remains classified federally as a Schedule I substance under...

Nevada marijuana dispensaries have experienced higher-than-expected sales since the state’s adult use program began operating July 1. According to the state Department of Taxation, after less than two weeks of sales, licensed dispensaries are running out of their cannabis supply. The shortage has prompted the...