Monthly Archives: April 2014

Canada Makes Some National Changes

Read the full story here. Canada has very quietly passed some big legislation changing the way the country treats medical cannabis. We may not (read: do not) agree with all of the changes that Canada is making to its marijuana … Continue reading

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French Study Actually Shows No Connection Between Marijuana and Heart Disease

There have been some news outlets lately reporting that marijuana causes heart attacks based on a French study. This is one of those cases I have mentioned in the past where the news media have failed to do even the … Continue reading

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No More DUIs in Arizona for Positive Marijuana Blood Tests

Read the full story from the Washington Post. The Arizona supreme court apparently has overturned an incredibly misguided law that allowed the police to charge drivers for DUI (or driving under the influence) of Marijuana if they tested positive for … Continue reading

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New Survey Shows Doctors Support Medical Marijuana More than Anyone Else

Read the full story at Hawaii News Now. This story just goes to reinforce what the supporters of medical marijuana have known all along: Cannabis is a powerful and beneficial medicine. While some critics may say that only a handful … Continue reading

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The Dept. of Health is Recruiting a Medical Marijuana Transition Coordinator

Please spread the word! The Department of health is looking to hire someone to help them coordinate the transition of the Medical Marijuana Program from the Department of Public Safety. Please spread the word, and apply if you are interested … Continue reading

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Medical Cannabis Featured in Hawaii Journal of Medicine and Public Health

The most recent issue of the Hawaii Journal of Medicine and Public Health has a focus on Medical Cannabis. While there are both pro and con points of view represented in the issue, there are a couple of things that … Continue reading

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