Puerto Rico Medical Marijuana Industry Interrupted by Hurricane

Hurricane Maria has damaged or completely destroyed many of the medical marijuana grow operations in Puerto Rico.Puerto Rico Medical Marijuana Industry Interrupted by Hurricane

The people of Puerto Rico have a lot to work through. Many are still trying to locate family members and most of the island is without power. Even the basics like food and water are scarce for many of the island’s residents.

Medicine is also hard for many to access. And for those seeking to treat their ailments with medical marijuana, there is even more bad news.

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A healing drug: Former NFL players advocate the use of cannabis

Several former NFL players advocated the use of cannabis as a healing medicine Saturday during the Southwest Cannabis Conference and Expo in Phoenix.A healing drug: Former NFL players advocate the use of cannabis

A six-member panel consisted of four former NFL athletes — including Marvin Washington, Mark Restelli, Jim McMahon and Grant Mattos — discussed the benefits of the medical use of cannabis for athletes in the NFL alongside cannabis therapeutics specialist, Uma Dhanabalan, and former Colorado State University student-athlete, Treyous Jarrells.

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Fires Engulf Cannabis Farms in California’s Emerald Triangle

Several cannabis farms in Mendocino County, California have fallen victim to wildfires, which have grown increasingly severe throughout the state in recent years.Fires Engulf Cannabis Farms in California’s Emerald Triangle

Mendocino County is one of three counties that comprise the state’s famed Emerald Triangle, which is known worldwide as a leader in cannabis production. The region also includes Humboldt and Trinity counties, but they have not been as affected by the fires.

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Millions of Veterans Are Pressuring The VA For The Right To Use Medical Marijuana

Of the many arms of government that are slow to move around the Washington Beltway Veterans Affairs often lingers in a forgotten corner. Despite the billions of dollars spent in sending men HERB News   Video   Strains   Food   Cannabis   Culture   Health   Trending   Advertise   Shop       Millions of Veterans Are Pressuring The VA For The Right To Use Medical Marijuanaand women to war, the nation still falls short of the mark when it comes to taking care of them when they return. While VA doctors can now talk to their patients about the alternative option of treating conditions like PTSD with cannabis, VA doctors are still not allowed to prescribe medicinal marijuana to their patients.

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Eric Holder: Jeff Sessions has an 'almost obsession' with marijuana

Former Attorney General Eric Holder said Tuesday that current Attorney General Jeff Sessions has an "almost obsession with marijuana," and said the Justice Department was right to allow Eric Holder: Jeff Sessions has an 'almost obsession' with marijuanastates to regulate recreational marijuana sales.

As attorney general from 2009-2015, Holder presided over a Justice Department decision to allow states to regulate recreational marijuana sales in violation of federal law so long as certain enforcement triggers such as underage sales and interstate smuggling weren't tripped.

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