Stories about Medical Marijuana


Does pot cause male breast growth? Weed advocates call it a myth, doctors see link

By Melissa Dribben, The Philadelphia Inquirer (MCT) on Nov. 29, 2013, at 8:39 a.m.

Study warns of children accidentally ingesting medical marijuana

By Melissa Healy, Los Angeles Times on May 29, 2013, at 9:50 a.m.

Sullivan mom says she’s sorry son took pot brownies to school

By Bill Trotter on Nov. 01, 2012, at 4:58 p.m.
Jason David administers oral drops of a medical marijuana tincture that he says has greatly helped control the symptoms of his son Jayden's severe epilepsy in Modesto, California, July 20, 2012.

Medical pot treats boy’s epilepsy, without getting him high

By Lee Romney, Los Angeles Times (MCT) on Sept. 17, 2012, at 9:07 a.m.
In this Oct. 22, 2009, file photo, a medical-marijuana user holds a homegrown bud in Portland, Maine.

Medical marijuana muddies debate over organ transplants for drug users

By Anna Gorman, on Dec. 13, 2011, at 9:23 a.m.
Paul McCarrier of Medical Marijuana Caregivers of Maine shows a marijuana bud to a Dover-Foxcroft man and his mother on Wednesday, Aug. 10, 2010 after the group made a presentation about amendments to the state's medical marijuana law that go into effect at the end of September.

Medical pot farmers seek advice, share tips

By Nok-Noi Ricker on Aug. 10, 2011, at 11:22 p.m.

Ex-NBA star’s entry into Maine medical pot program triggers lawsuit

By Meg Haskell on July 13, 2011, at 2:48 p.m.

Veazie adopts medical marijuana facility rules, finishes budget

By Dawn Gagnon on May 10, 2011, at 10:12 p.m.

Brewer Housing Authority board discusses medical marijuana use by tenants

By Nok-Noi Ricker on April 25, 2011, at 7:55 p.m.

Bill eases Maine’s medical marijuana rules

The Associated Press on April 24, 2011, at 10:01 a.m.

Medical marijuana facility opens in northern Maine

The Associated Press on April 01, 2011, at 5:34 a.m.

Ordinance covering medical marijuana issues passes in Houlton

By Jen Lynds on March 15, 2011, at 10:16 p.m.

Northeast Patients Group sees slight delays in pot clinic openings

By Eric Russell on March 13, 2011, at 6:54 p.m.

Houlton medical marijuana hearing Monday night

By Jen Lynds on March 13, 2011, at 5:21 p.m.

Frenchville residents turn down medical marijuana ordinance

By Julia Bayly on Feb. 26, 2011, at 4:35 p.m.

Maine Medical Marijuana Expo under way Saturday in Portland

The Associated Press on Feb. 26, 2011, at 12:52 p.m.

Hundreds expected at Portland marijuana expo

The Associated Press on Feb. 26, 2011, at 10:01 a.m.

Medical marijuana patient pleads to lesser charge in drug raid case

By Christopher Cousins on Feb. 15, 2011, at 10:05 p.m.

More than 400 Mainers sign up for medical marijuana

The Associated Press on Jan. 02, 2011, at 3:08 p.m.
Bruce Carter, co-owner of Nature's Kiss, is taking care of Marijuana on Monday. Nature's Kiss is a major dispensary in metro Denver, selling 200 strains in a facility that is set up like a hybrid between a pharmacy and a living room.

Medical marijuana: Maine learns lessons from Montana

By Meg Haskell on Dec. 17, 2010, at 8:29 p.m.