Study: No Increase In Prevalence Of Cannabis Use Disorders –

    by Paul Armentano, NORML Deputy Director February 16, 2016 -   A report published last fall claiming that an estimated three in ten consumers of cannabis suffer from a ‘use disorder’ has been dismissed in a new study published in JAMA Psychiatry. Investigators at the Washington School of Medicine in St. Louis assessed …

Ex-congressman’s group wants medical marijuana in Kentucky

By BRUCE SCHREINER Associated Press LOUISVILLE, Ky. More than two decades ago, hospital staff looked the other way when his brother smoked marijuana to help maintain his appetite while battling AIDS, former U.S. Rep. Mike Ward said. Now the ex-congressman wants to bring medical marijuana into the mainstream in Kentucky. Ward, who served one term …

Text of Medical Marijuana Bill Kentucky 2015 , SB 43/LM/CI (BR 287) – P. Clark, W. Blevins Jr., D. Harper Angel, R. Thomas

 AN ACT relating to medical cannabis.      Create various new sections of KRS Chapter 218A to establish a comprehensive system for medical cannabis in Kentucky, including provisions for medical verification of need, persons allowed to cultivate, use, and possess the drug, organizations allowed to assist in providing the drug, regulation by the state Department for …