Medical Marijuana

The Atlantic

Arizona has again denied expanding the state’s medical marijuana program. As Arizona Public Radio’s Ryan Heinsius reports, the denial comes as a group gathers signatures to put recreational legalization on Arizona’s 2014 ballot.

State Pot Consumption Numbers Coming Out of the Shadows

Jan 16, 2014

The state’s more than 43,000 medical marijuana patients smoked, ate or otherwise consumed close to three tons of the weed last year. And that’s just what we know about. Arizona Public Radio’s Howard Fischer reports.

Med Pot Advocates Say Lawmakers Got Report Wrong

Jan 4, 2013

The organization that funded the state's 2010 medical marijuana initiative says lawmakers who now want voters to scrap the program are missing the point of a study on teen use.

Are Kids Getting Pot from Med. Marijuana Cardholders

Jan 3, 2013

A new report shows that nearly one out of every eight high schoolers who regularly smokes dope got it from a medical marijuana cardholder.

State Court Gives Go-Ahead to Med Pot Dispensary

Dec 20, 2012

The state Court of Appeals this afternoon rejected Maricopa County's bid to delay a medical marijuana dispensary.