John Shott’s devious flower heist in West Virginia

Currently there is a piece of legislation headed to the Governor of West Virginia’s desk that has sold out the public in desperate need of cannabis. The Governor is expected to sign WV SB 386 as well.   Introduced Version of SB 386   Richard Ojeda and eleven co-sponsors introduced the original version of SB … More John Shott’s devious flower heist in West Virginia

HB 185 – North Carolina’s Medical Cannabis Bill (2017)

North Carolina’s annual Medical Cannabis Bill  was introduced February 22, 2017. UPDATE: North Carolina’s Senate introduced a companion medical cannabis bill, SB579. This senate bill marks the first time there have been medical cannabis bills alive in both chambers of the General Assembly. UPDATE 2: SB 648 – Legalize Medical Marijuana was filed on 4/4 … More HB 185 – North Carolina’s Medical Cannabis Bill (2017)

NC Support for Medical Marijuana at All Time High – 2016

Almost 3 in 4 North Carolinians support doctors’ rights to recommend medical marijuana to patients in need. According to an April 2016 Public Policy Polling survey in North Carolina 74% of the state is now in favor of allowing doctors to discuss medical marijuana as a source of treatment. The poll was conducted April 22, … More NC Support for Medical Marijuana at All Time High – 2016

HB 983 – North Carolina’s Medical Marijuana Bill (2016)

North Carolina’s newest Medical Marijuana bill is making its way through House subcommittees. It is titled “Legalize and Tax Medical Marijuana”. On April 26, 2016 Rep. Kelly Alexander introduced HB 983. This bill, if passed, would make it legal for patients to possess marijuana for personal use. This bill currently has a total of 12 … More HB 983 – North Carolina’s Medical Marijuana Bill (2016)

Updated CBD Bill Gives North Carolinians Limited Access to Medical Marijuana

The “North Carolina Epilepsy Alternative Treatment Act” went into effect on August 1st 2015. Governor McCrory signed HB 766 into law two weeks earlier giving neurologists the authority to recommend low-THC cannabis oil to qualifying patients. The law provides a legal exemption for caregivers of patients with intractable epilepsy to possess hemp extract under the following … More Updated CBD Bill Gives North Carolinians Limited Access to Medical Marijuana

NC Senator Report Card – 2015 Medical Marijuana

The table below lists all the Senators in the General Assembly in 2015, and how they stand on allowing patients to have access to cannabis based on a doctor’s recommendation. (Click here to see a report card for the Representatives in the General Assembly.) Some of these Senators have shared their stance (in varying ways) … More NC Senator Report Card – 2015 Medical Marijuana

National Congress Cannabis Report Card

The table below lists the Representatives and Senators from North Carolina that have been elected to national Congress. These are the people who have been tasked with rescheduling marijuana, reducing penalties associated with the plant, and making cannabis-friendly laws nationwide. NOTE: Scroll left and right in the embedded table to see the grade, political party, … More National Congress Cannabis Report Card