15 Apr

DEA bans three additional synthetic cannabinoids

Last year, I blogged about the five synthetic cannabinoids banned by the DEA through statutory scheduling provisions. In the ever-continuing exercise of cat and mouse between manufacturers of synthetic cannabis (continually changing the ingredients in response to changes in the law) and law enforcement (wasting...

09 Apr

Medical marijuana makes further headway in Maryland

Image from public domain. Medial marijuana is coming to Maryland, albeit in a limited manner. Yesterday -- after the House passed a similar measure -- the Maryland Senate passed legislation to arrange for state-approved agencies to distribute medical marijuana. The governor is expected to sign the bill...