Study: Marijuana Does Not Change Brain VolumeA study of siblings found no significant differences in brain volume between those who used marijuana and those who did not.
Illinois 2 Months Away from Legal Marijuana SalesThe number of applications for medical marijuana cards has increased by 40 percent since March.
Sunday Notebook: Johnson's Slip, Cannabis Sales SpikeDan Reardon found a small story in the Seattle Tribune about Marijuana sales this weekend in Washington.
Illinois Residents Hold on to Cannabis ID Card ApplicationsIllinois health officials warn residents who are applying to get an ID card for medical cannabis, to hold on to their applications.
Bill to Extend Medical Cannabis Pilot ProgramThe red tape holding up an actual, legal, medical marijuana transaction in Illinois should not count against people who need the drug, according to a bill in the General Assembly.
Missouri House Panel Sends Medical Marijuana Bill ForwardThe GOP-sponsored measure would set up a system for some Missouri residents with specific illnesses and a doctor's approval to obtain and use marijuana legally in the state.
More Than 400 Pounds of Marijuana Chocolate SeizedWithin 24 hours of the state legislature taking up a bill that would legalize the use of medicinal marijuana in Missouri, a California man traveling through the state was arrested for having nearly 400 pounds of marijuana chocolate.
House Committee Hears Testimony on Bill that Would Legalize Medical Marijuana"I'm going to say to you right now, I could care less about anybody who wants to get high," Williams testified. "Your problem, not mine. I'm only concerned about people who need to have relief with medication."
Missouri House Panel to Consider Medical Marijuana ProposalMontel Williams is joining a Missouri Republican in efforts to allow patients with specific ailments access to medical marijuana with a state-monitored distribution program.
Marijuana Dispensary to Set Up Shop Across from Cahokia Middle SchoolSuperintendent Art Ryan says he realizes illegal pot is prevalent in society already - he's even sure some students do it, so he doesn't think the prescription pot shop nearby will change much.
Illinois Governor Awards Medical Marijuana LicensesRauner awarded licenses to 18 cultivation centers and 52 retail shops, which means Illinois' first legal marijuana crop could be harvested this year.
Some Illinois Children Will Qualify for Medical MarijuanaIllinois children with epilepsy and other seizure disorders will be able to use medical marijuana products under a new law in the New Year.