Browsing archives for March, 2019

Cannabis during pregnancy bumps psychosis risk in offspring

Did you know that? 31 March 2019 | 0 Comments

Pregnant women who use cannabis may slightly increase the risk their unborn child will develop psychosis later in life, suggests new research.

Weekly Legislative Roundup 3/29

Generic 30 March 2019 | 0 Comments

Welcome to the latest edition of NORML’s Weekly Legislative Roundup! The U.S. House Financial Services Committee has passed The SAFE Banking Act, HR 1595 out of committee this week. It now awaits consideration by the U.S. House Judiciary Committee. Guam became the first US territory to send a bill legalizing the adult-use of marijuana to […]

Tagged in , , ,

Marijuana Banking Passes Critical Committee

Generic 29 March 2019 | 0 Comments

In the first of what is anticipated to be multiple Congressional votes to address the federal prohibition and criminalization of marijuana, the House Financial Services Committee will today voted to advance The SAFE Banking Act, HR 1595, 45-15. Currently, thousands of state-licensed and regulated businesses lack access to the banking industry and are unable to […]

Tagged in , , ,

Patients with or without cancer use different forms of marijuana, study finds

Did you know that? 29 March 2019 | 0 Comments

A new study shows that compared to other patients, cancer patients use different forms of medical marijuana for unique reasons.

Texas Police Chiefs Association Hold Marijuana Press Conference

Generic 27 March 2019 | 0 Comments

Fellow Texans, Today, I attended a press conference held by the Texas Police Chiefs Association (TPCA) at the Texas State Capitol. They discussed “the myths vs. the facts as they pertain to marijuana sales, production, distribution, possession, usage along with its long-term effects as well as impact on quality of life for all citizens.” While there, […]

Tagged in , , ,