PTSD & Pot: Veterans making Memorial Day push for legal marijuana
Veterans from across the country will be gathering in our nation's capital on Memorial Day this year to not only honor those who made the ultimate sacrifice, but to advocate for a cause that isn't typically associated with our nation's heroes -- the legalization of marijuana. Read More..By Alex Diaz | Fox News
When It Comes to Medical Marijuana, Veterans Often Have to Improvise
"You're around other like-minded people who have gone through similar things to what you've gone through. Everyone gets it," she said. "When you get out of the military, when you go back home, you kind of feel like you're alone. ... When you go to a NEVA meet up, you're back in the brotherhood. You're back to that feeling where you have your people." Read More.. by Julia Bergman from The Day
Marijuana dispensary selling infused chocolates to support veterans in New England
A medical marijuana dispensary in Quincy known for its unique pot platters is serving up a charitable dessert over the next two months.
Ermont, Inc., a not-for-profit dispensary at 216 Ricciuti Drive in Quincy that focuses on medical marijuana edibles, announced it will be selling a "specially created marijuana-infused chocolate" to benefit a fellow not-for-profit, the Fitcburg-based New England Veterans Alliance. Read More.. By Kristin LaFratta from Mass Live
Bills would expand use of medical marijuana in NH
CONCORD, N.H. —
Medical marijuana advocates in New Hampshire are pushing to make therapeutic cannabis available to more people.
More than three years after medical marijuana was approved in the state, several bills were discussed Wednesday aimed at making it more accessible to more people. Read More..by Kirk Enstrom WMUR