Weed For Vets Now Possible With New Amendment
U.S. veterans may finally have access to medical marijuana thanks to an amendment by the The U.S. Senate Appropriations Committee on Thursday which would allow weed for Vets and a process to obtain...
Medical Cannabis Advocates And CARERS Act Sponsors Hold Senate Briefing Urging Immediate Protection For Patients
Today, Americans for Safe Access (ASA) presented a briefing on the Compassionate Access, Research Expansion, and Respect States (CARERS) Act (S. 683/H.R. 1538) with Senator Kirsten Gillibrand. The ...
Let The Senate Know That Medical Marijuana Research Is Not Enough
See the e-mail alert that I received below: More and more, Congress is talking about medical cannabis, but the conversation is largely focused on lifting research barriers. This is certainly import...
Senator Jeff Sessions: “Good People Don’t Smoke Marijuana”
Racist Senator Jeff Sessions who once said,”Good People Don’t Smoke Marijuana”, could turn out to be drug law reformers worst nightmare come true. Tom Angell at Marijuana.com reports that President...
Help Lobby Congress For Medical Marijuana Reform Today
I received the following alert from Americans for Safe Access: Hundreds of medical cannabis patients, researchers, advocates and other stakeholders are visiting lawmakers in Washington, DC, this mo...
Press Conference – Representatives Holmes Norton, Blumenauer, Rohrabacher Discuss CARERS Act
What: Press Conference Who: Congresswoman Eleanor Holmes Norton – District of Columbia Congressman Earl Blumenauer – Oregon Congressman Dana Rohrabacher – California Steph Sherer – Americans for Sa...
Senator Graham Lends Support To Comprehensive Medical Marijuana Bill
Yesterday, Senator Lindsey Graham (R-SC) joined the bipartisan Compassionate Access, Research Expansion, and Respect States (CARERS) Act (S. 683) as a co-sponsor. The support of Senator Graham coin...
Tell Senator Grassley To Give The CARERS ACT A Hearing
The CARERS Act would do a number of things to help suffering patients that find relief from using medical marijuana. Cannabis Radio has a petition circulating calling on Senator Chuck Grassley to s...
Chuck Grassley Is Basically Killing The CARERS Act With Inactivity
Back in March, three United States Senators introduced a bipartisan medical marijuana bill (Cory Booker (D-NJ), Rand Paul (R-KY), and Kristen Gillibrand (D-NY) that would dramatically change the wa...
Demand A Federal Hearing On Medical Marijuana
In the early Spring of 2015, a historic federal medical marijuana bill was introduced into Congress. The Compassionate Access, Research Expansion, and Respect States Act of 2015 or the CARERS Act o...