Treating Cerebral Palsy With Cannabis

Around 750,000 people live with cerebral palsy in the United States. A handful of studies suggest that marijuana might help treat the disease’s effects. Cannabis has long been used medicinally to treat a variety of illnesses, and in recent years, much of the focus has been around the efficacy of cannabis in treating epilepsy. Anecdotal…

DEA finalizes quota of government-grown marijuana for 2018 research: 978 pounds

The U.S. Drug Enforcement Administration this week will formalize its production quotas of drugs and substances utilized for medical, scientific and research purposes, settling in on the previously disclosed allocation of 978 pounds of marijuana. The DEA’s final 2018 aggregate production quotas (APQ), scheduled to be published Wednesday in the Federal Register, are mostly unchanged…

Tom Tancredo: Political climate much changed since he backed 2012 Colorado marijuana legalization vote

If Tom Tancredo had it to do over again, he’d still support Colorado’s marijuana-legalizing Amendment 64 – even though he thinks it cost him the 2014 GOP nomination for Colorado governor. The former congressman — and recently announced 2018 Republican gubernatorial candidate — spoke Monday night at a Denver event hosted by advocacy group Marijuana…