Legal Marijuana; Not In Our Neighborhood Association

Legal Marijuana; Not In Our Neighborhood Association

DENVER — Pot may be legal in some states – but the neighbors don’t have to like it. Marijuana and hemp have joined wacky paint colors and unsightly fences as common neighborhood disputes facing homeowners’ associations. Though a few HOAs have willingly changed their rules to accommodate legal marijuana use or home-growing, many more are(…)

Did The US Government Already Legalize Marijuana?

Did The US Government Already Legalize Marijuana?

If we examine the US Government’s patent on the medical efficacy of marijuana, it contradicts the US Governments scheduling of marijuana as a Schedule 1 substance. In one claim the US states that marijuana has value while speaking out of the other side of its mouth, claiming no medical properties exist. On February 2, 2001 the(…)

NY Becomes 23rd State to Legalize Medical Marijuana

NY Becomes 23rd State to Legalize Medical Marijuana

Governor Andrew Cuomo has signed a bill making New York the 23rd state to legalize use of marijuana for selected medical purposes. Cuomo signed the bill on Saturday and held a ceremonial signing on Monday afternoon at the New York Academy of Medicine in Manhattan. The law takes effect in the next 18 months after(…)

What About the Medical Marijuana Uninsured

What About the Medical Marijuana Uninsured

As more and more states permit medical marijuana use, what about those folks that cannot afford the medicine. With the passage of Obamacare and state-run health care exchanges, should cannabis be covered as a medical expense like any other medicine? Please read the following letter, quite a common message we are sent at the MPO.(…)