Legal Advice for Medical Marijuana — 45 results
Written by attorney Aaron Norris, about 4 years ago. STAFF PICK
Medical Marijuana has No Meaning Under Federal Law and is Illegal. WARNING: MEDICAL MARIJUANA IS ILLEGAL UNDER FEDERAL LAW. While the voters in Colorado approved the use of medical... more
Written by attorney Ray Richards, 3 months ago.
Marijuana laws are rapidly changing and social acceptance for medical marijuana continues to grow. Many patients in need of medical marijuana have moved to states with more tolerant laws... more
Written by attorney Mark Bigger, 9 months ago.
As more Californians partake in medical marijuana, the challenge for law enforcement becomes how high is too high to be operating a motor vehicle? Police across the country have become... more
Written by attorney Amanda Deering, about 3 years ago.
In California, the Medical Marijuana Program ("MMP") was created in order to provide a medical marijuana identification card and registry for qualified patients. The Compassionate Use Act... more
Written by attorney Tracey Martin-Henry, almost 3 years ago.
In 2008, the "Michigan Medical Marihuana Act" passed by referendum courtesy of voters. Considered by many to be vague but not void, the law allows patients to use marijuana medicinally and... more
Written by attorney Kurt Boehl, about 4 years ago.
Possession: Marijuana possession is illegal in Washington. But the law provides an "affirmative defense" for qualified medical-marijuana patients and designated caregivers — meaning they... more
Written by attorney Jason Savela, about 4 years ago.
In recent weeks, some police
agencies and prosecutors have arrested and charged medical marijuana patients
and caregivers with possession of marijuana concentrate. This is a violation of... more
Written by attorney Cy M. Abdo, over 3 years ago.
The most controversial law that is now on the books is the Michigan Medical Marijuana law. According to statistics from the Michigan Department of Community Health, 83,552 original and... more
Written by attorney Roland Tiemann, over 4 years ago.
Keep A Valid Medical Marijuana Recommendation Always keep your recommendation up to date, in your possession, and posted near your plants. In personal use cases, many officers will not... more
Written by attorney Ryan Reppucci, about 3 years ago.
Although the case law and other legal authorities and/or precedents are relatively new in Arizona regarding medical marijuana, there is an affirmative defense available to patients... more