News tagged with medical marijuana

Young girl's story may lead Idaho to approve marijuana oil

(AP)—Ten-year-old Alexis Carey has a rare but intractable form of epilepsy, Dravet Syndrome. The genetic diseases causes severe and multiple seizures, which often leave parents guessing if the terror of watching their child ...

Mar 01, 2015
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Jamaica decriminalizes small amounts of 'ganja'

(AP)—Marijuana has been pervasive but illegal in Jamaica for decades, consumed as a medicinal herb, puffed as a sacrament by Rastafarians and sung about in the island's famed reggae music.

Feb 25, 2015
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