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City, State Clash Over Medical Marijuana Dispensaries

State regulations regarding the new medical marijuana program could largely prevent dispensaries from opening anywhere in Philadelphia – but City Council is hoping to change […]


The Marijuana-Fueled Return of Dan Gross

It has been more than three years since former Daily News gossip columnist Dan Gross made his very public exit from the paper, where he […]


Delaware Students Can Now Use Pot Oil at School

Delaware Gov. Jack Markell signed a bill into law yesterday that will allow the state’s students with medical prescriptions to use pot oil at school. In the presence […]


Pennsylvania Is “Ground Zero” for Medical Marijuana, Industry Insider Says

Harrisburg’s decision in early April to legalize medical marijuana in the state of Pennsylvania has set several wheels in motion, including those at the Department […]


Jefferson University Forms Medical Marijuana Research Center

Thomas Jefferson University in Center City has created a medical marijuana education and research center, which the school called the “first center of its kind.” The Center for […]


Governor Tom Wolf Legalizes Medical Marijuana in Pennsylvania

In a move that’s been in the works for some time, Pennsylvania Governor Tom Wolf  announced yesterday that medical marijuana is now legal in the state. […]


Pot Crusader N.A. Poe Says Pennsylvania Medical Marijuana Law Stinks

You’d think that a guy who has spent years advocating for marijuana law reform would be positively thrilled by the news that medical marijuana is […]


Medical Marijuana Could Be Law in Pennsylvania Very Soon

After a long battle, medical marijuana is poised to be made into law in Pennsylvania. The House of Representatives passed the bill earlier this week; […]


Could This Be the Week Pennsylvania Legalizes Medical Marijuana?

This could — maybe — be the week medical marijuana becomes legal in Pennsylvania. After percolating for several years, the issue arrives before the House this week […]


Pa. House Speaker Has ‘Boehner-Like Breakdown’ Over Medical Marijuana

A poll in June showed 87 percent of Pennsylvania registered voters support medical marijuana. So most of the state is OK with marijuana use if […]


Why Pot Activists Really, Really Don’t Like Pa.’s Medical Marijuana Bill

The Pennsylvania Senate passed a medical marijuana bill 40-7 this week. The GOP-controlled Senate … in Pennsylvania … gave a thumbs-up to medical marijuana. Such a freak occurrence should […]


Pa. Senate Passes Medical Marijuana Bill

The Pennsylvania Senate passed a bill Tuesday that would legalize medical marijuana by a vote of 40-7. The legislation, which was championed by Sen. Daylin Leach and Sen. […]


Pa. Senate Committee to Vote on Medical Marijuana Today

A Pennsylvania Senate committee is expected to approve a bill legalizing medical marijuana today; the bill then goes to the full Senate, where it is […]


Medical Marijuana Back in Play in Pennsylvania?

State Sens. Daylin Leach and Mike Folmer are try, trying again. The bipartisan duo — Leach is a Democrat, Folmer a Republican — have reintroduced […]


Pot Advocate to Guide Policy in Wolf Administration

One of Pennsylvania’s highest-profile voices for marijuana legalization will guide policy in the administration of Governor-Elect Tom Wolf. Wolf’s transition team on Wednesday afternoon announced […]