Denver Relief is committed to making safe, alternative medicine available to all Coloradans who have been diagnosed with a qualifying condition for receiving medical marijuana. In line with this commitment, we were previously partnered with the Medical Marijuana Assistance Program of America (MMAPA) to assist patients who have limited fixed incomes or low incomes. Unfortuantely, MMAPA was forced to shut its doors in the early part of 2012. At this time, Denver Relief does not endorse or recommend any indigent patient groups in the State of Colorado.
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January 1st is fast approaching, with many medical marijuana centers clamoring to be ready for recreational sales. Like past licensing situations, it’s an arduous application process that Denver Relief has begun. We’re in line. That doesn’t mean, however, that we’ll be selling for adult-use come New Years Day. We’ll be continuing to adapt our current [...] Continue reading An Update on Recreational Sales
Amendment 64 passed last November and many in the medical marijuana industry breathed a sigh of relief. What had once been highly controversial – dispensaries in Colorado – was now the norm, with voters overwhelmingly approving the use of cannabis for adults over the age of 21. This came with one caveat: what would be [...] Continue reading Federal Raids: Denver Relief’s Response
NORML Blog, Marijuana Law Reform
Adolescent consumption of alcohol and tobacco fell to historic lows while self-reported annual use of cannabis held steady, according to survey data released Wednesday by the University of Michigan at Ann Arbor -- which has been sampling teens consumption of various licit and illicit substances since the mid-1970s. But you wouldn't know these facts if you read today's mainstream media headlines.
Cananbidiol (CBD), a non-psychotropic cannabinoid, alleviates psychotic symptoms and may hold promise as an alternative antipsychotic treatment, according to a review published in the November issue of the journal Neuropsychopharmacology.
Denver Post: News: Marijuana
A recent flier for a "4/20-friendly" comedy and burlesque show at Herman's Hideaway featured marijuana-leaf logos, sponsorship from the Daily Doobie newspaper and a note that the "smokeout starts at 7:10 p.m., show at 8:30."
The federal government may issue guidance giving banks a "yellow light" to work with marijuana businesses, possibly in the first quarter of 2014, a high-ranking state official said Thursday.
Cannabis News - Medical Marijuana, Hemp, Marijuana News, Cannabis
Portland became the first city on the East Coast to legalize the recreational use of marijuana, on Tuesday. Portland voters approved a citizens referendum that legalized the recreational use of marijuana in city limits by a vote of 9,921 to 4,823, according to unofficial results released by the city clerk Tuesday night. “Most Portlanders, like [...]
Oregon farmers could put in a crop of industrial hemp next spring if a panel of experts can satisfy federal officials with a set of tightly drawn rules. The committee of agricultural experts and state policy officials has been selected by the Oregon Department of Agriculture and will come together in December, the Oregonian reported [...]