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Maryland House Gives Initial OK to Medical Pot Bill

A measure designed to make Maryland’s medical marijuana law effective moved a step forward on Saturday in the Maryland House of Delegates.

03/16/2014

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Doctors Call for More Study of Pot for Seizures

A medical group of epilepsy experts is calling on the federal government to reconsider classifying marijuana as a dangerous drug so its impact on seizures can be studied.

03/03/2014

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Harvard Professor To NFL: Treat Concussions With Pot

A well regarded Harvard professor emeritus has a modest suggestion for the NFL: start funding marijuana research as a way to treat concussions.

03/01/2014

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Advocates: Need for Medical Marijuana is Urgent in Md.

Medical marijuana advocates say epileptic children who would benefit from the drug are dying for lack of access to it.

02/28/2014

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Medical Marijuana Plans Discussed In Maryland

Gov. Martin O’Malley expressed support for working with lawmakers to find a way to move forward on medical marijuana.

02/28/2014

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Keidel: NFL Mansions And Expansions

Forever high on hubris, the sport is pondering extra games, playoff teams, and new franchises, perhaps in London or Los Angeles. And it feels like all are in the name of profit, not principle.

02/07/2014

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DC On Fast Track To Decriminalizing Pot Possession

It took nearly 15 years after voters approved medical marijuana for it to become available in the District of Columbia, but the next major change to pot laws in the nation’s capital is on the fast track.

11/02/2013

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Medical Marijuana Off to Slow Start in DC

Advocates for medical marijuana in the District of Columbia say the city’s strict rules are having a chilling effect on the use of the drug.

10/22/2013

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O’Malley Appoints Medical Marijuana Panel

Gov. Martin O’Malley has appointed 11 members to Maryland’s Medical Marijuana Commission.

09/12/2013

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DC Dept. of Health May Subsidize Medical Marijuana for Low Income Patients

The D.C. Department of Health may start subsidizing medical marijuana for low income city residents.

08/22/2013

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