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UNITED STATES ISN’T THE TOP WEED-SMOKING NATION. GUESS WHAT IS?

Posted by Salvatore Piccone Jr. on

Two prestigious non-partisan groups have released reports in recent weeks urging leaders to decriminalize, legalize, and regulate marijuana. The Adam Smith Institute, a libertarian-leaning think tank based in the UK, put out a report titled “The Tide Effect: How the World is Changing its Mind on Cannabis.” The release, backed by a bunch of British government bigwigs including former deputy prime minister Nick Clegg, urges the UK to follow in the footsteps of US states such as California, saying, “The people of California have just voted to legalise cannabis – a decision which will have immense repercussions both in America...

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WILL INSURANCE COMPANIES COVER MEDICAL MARIJUANA?

Posted by Salvatore Piccone Jr. on

State legislators in New Mexico recently dropped a bill that would have allowed workers’ compensation insurers from having to pay for their client’s medical marijuana treatment. The bill could have set a dangerous precedent for patients across the country, especially ones who might choose opioid treatment over cannabis simply because their insurance will pay for morphine, but not for skunk. Greg Vialpando, a disabled former automobile body worker who uses marijuana to treat chronic pain, appeared before New Mexico lawmakers to fight for the right to have cannabis treated like any other medicine. He said that marijuana freed him from...

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