Category: Marijuana News

Using Cannabis to Treat Alcohol Addiction

Recently there has been a growing awareness on the benefits of cannabis, and hopefully this leads to more sensible regulations and deeper research into why cannabis is so helpful in treating many conditions. Among these conditions that cannabis can treat is alcohol. Using cannabis as a recovery treatment is a controversial topic. However, multiple studies found that cannabis is not…

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A win for CCC! Appellate court sides with CCC in Upland case

In an unpredictable move an appellate court found Upland residents deserve the opportunity to overturn the city’s bans on medical marijuana collectives in a special election! On Friday the appellate court released opinion siding with the California Cannabis Coalition. The city of Upland is obligated to hold a special election; a decision could cost the city up to $100,000 just…

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Stop Obesity with Cannabis

A recent study looked at cannabis more commonly known as marijuana use among more than 4,600 men and women participating in the National Health and Nutrition Examination Survey between 2005 and 2010. In responding to a questionnaire about their drug use, 48 percent of the participants acknowledged smoking cannabis at least once in their lives but not in the last…

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Statewide Bans on Marijuana Cultivation

How NORML Helped Create These California, Statewide Bans on Marijuana Cultivation (and Got a Disabled Patient to Pay for It!) and How NORML Is Now Boldly Lying, in January 2016, to Try to Protect Its Unconstitutional Efforts to Take Down Prop. 215

How NORML Helped Create These California, Statewide Bans on Marijuana Cultivation (and Got a Disabled Patient to Pay for It!) and How NORML Is Now Boldly Lying, in January 2016, to Try to Protect Its Unconstitutional Efforts to Take Down Prop. 215(and why you can’t trust the “City and County Ban Watch” FaceBook Page               As I have…

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CANCER AND CANNABIS

Imagine going to the doctor for your yearly check up. You take care of yourself, you have no visible symptoms that anything is going on in your body and you get hit with “ I’m sorry we have found cancer cells in your blood, but there are solutions like chemotherapy.” But what if you refuse man made medicine? Why should…

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STOP THE BANS IN CALIFORNIA!

We can not do this alone! The California Cannabis Coalition needs your support more than ever. We are seeing more and more bans throughout California and they need to stop. We have been successful reversing bans using the referendum against local governments who refuse to see the benefits of cannabis. Please donate today and help us fight for your right…

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student athlete and weed

Schools want to ease Marijuana Penalties

A recent investigation conducted by The Associated Press, found that colleges are looking for new approaches to athletic recreational drug testing. According to their findings, approximately one third of Power Five conference schools are reconsidering and lowing the punishment for athletes that test positive for marijuana during random drug screenings. The National Collegiate Athletic Association has conducted screening for top…

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