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Jeff Sessions Sued by 12-Year-Old Girl to Legalize Medical Marijuana Nationwide

Alexis Bortell, a 12-year-old girl who lives in Colorado, is suing Attorney General Jeff Sessions over the nation's federal prohibition of medical marijuana.

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Dosing THCA: Less is more

Cannabis doesn’t actually produce THC or CBD. The plant produces all cannabinoids in an acid form. Instead of making THC and CBD directly, it synthesizes tetrahydrocannabinolic acid (THCA) and cannabidiolic acid (CBDA) from their cannabigerolic acid (CBGA) precursor.

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Marijuana Compound Helps Stop Epileptic Seizures

For the first time, scientists have demonstrated that a component of cannabis reduces seizures in children with a rare form of epilepsy, marking a significant step in efforts to use marijuana and its derivatives to treat serious medical conditions.

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Scientists Release Definitive Study: Marijuana Is a Medicine

On Thursday the National Academy of Sciences released a comprehensive review of research on marijuana and concluded that marijuana does indeed have medical value.

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10 Benefits Of Medicinal Marijuana

10 Benefits Of Medicinal Marijuana

Cancer is the second most common cause of death in the U.S. resulting in at least 584,881 deaths, according to the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention. Recent animal studies show that marijuana extracts can help kill certain cancer cells and even reduce the size of some of them. But, marijuana is still illegal in several…

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Infant Overcomes Seizures After Becoming Youngest Patient to Take Cannabis Oil

 An infant is back home after traveling with her family to Colorado, where she became the youngest patient to be treated with a controversial cannabis oil.

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Tennessee Lawmakers Okay Use of Cannabis Oil to Treat Child Seizures

Cannabis oil used for medical purposes is on course to become legal in Tennesseeafter a bill passed on Monday evening aimed mainly at helping children with uncontrollable seizures.

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Conservative Mother of Epileptic Boy Says Her Son's Seizures Ended With Cannabis Therapy

The following is an installment of Doug Fine's  weekly column The Drug Peace Bumblebee:

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DHS Pumping Money into Drones for Domestic Surveillance, Hunting Immigrants and Seizing Pot

The Department of Homeland Security says it needs a fleet of two-dozen Predator and Guardian drones to protect the homeland adequately. Designed for military use, 10 of these unmanned aerial vehicles (UAVs) are already patrolling U.S. borders in the hunt for unauthorized immigrants and illegal drugs.

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