Legalization of Marijuana and Recent Marijuana News

Lots of Cannabis and Legalization of Marijuana News Recently. Here is a quick summary of marijuana news stories in the news lately. Very conservative-minded Oklahomans voted overwhelmingly to legalize medical marijuana in Oklahoma – the 30th state to have done so. The health commissioner there says he is ready to go with the regulations and necessary procedures and have created a new entity – the Oklahoma Medical Marijuana Authority. The fact that this passed easily in such a conservative state bodes well for the rest of the states which do not currently allow medical marijuana. Lots of marijuana news to report… Michigan (recreational) and Utah (medical) will be voting on this soon as well. USA today recently reported that the BIG 3 basketball league is now the first sports league to permit marijuana CBD products for use by its players for pain management and recovery.  CBD also was removed from the World Anti-Doping Agency list of banned substances. The FDA approved Epidiolex, the first drug containing CBD to be approved.  Epidiolex will be used for seizure disorders.  Also the government refused to further restrict cannabis beyond how it is currently restricted. Massachusetts recently legalized recreational marijuana the state…