Medical Marijuana Update

Medical Marijuana Update

Medical Marijuana Update The US Justice Department is sitting on marijuana research applications, Congress refuses again to let VA docs recommend medical marijuana to Vets, an Arizona appeals court ruling gets appealed, and more. National Senate Bill Would Legalize Medical Marijuana For Military Veterans. Sens. Bill Nelson (D-FL) and Brian Schatz (D-HA) last Wednesday filed […]

Medical Marijuana Update

Medical Marijuana Update

Medical Marijuana Update A powerful Senate committee calls marijuana’s Schedule I status an obstacle to research, an Arizona appeals court ruling gets ignored, Oklahoma sees its 1st medical marijuana clinic, and more. National Senate Committee Slams Marijuana’s Federal Classification, Saying Schedule I Blocks Research. The Senate Appropriations Committee has issued a report criticizing marijuana’s continued […]

Update: Donald Trump “We will win the appeal of Judge Robart’s stay order.”

Update: Donald Trump “We will win the appeal of Judge Robart’s stay order.”

Update: Donald Trump “We will win the appeal of Judge Robart’s stay order.” FLASH: A federal appeals court denied early Sunday the Justice Department’s request for an immediate reinstatement of US President Donald Trump’s ban on accepting certain travelers and all refugees. The Trump Administration appealed a temporary order restraining the ban nationwide, saying late […]

Big Agriculture Wins In Hawaii

Big Agriculture Wins In Hawaii

Big Agriculture Wins In Hawaii $MON, $SYT, $DOW, $DFT A federal judge ruled that 3 Hawaii counties cannot enact their own bans or regulations on GMO’s (genetically modified crops) and pesticides, handing a victory to the big agriculture companies that fought the regulations. Circuit Judge Consuelo M. Callahan last Friday upheld a lower court’s decision […]