Patients Substitute Marijuana for Prescription Drugs (Internal Medicine News)

 By: M. ALEXANDER OTTO, Internal Medicine News Digital Network
SAN FRANCISCO – People who qualify for medical marijuana prescriptions frequently report substituting the substance for their other prescription medications.

Activists submit nearly 50,000 signatures to repeal San Jose's pot law (

 By John Woolfolk on 10/28/11
Medical marijuana advocates Friday dropped off 17 boxes full of petitions at San Jose City Hall, bearing what they said was more than enough signatures from city voters to qualify a referendum aimed at repealing the city's new pot club rules.

Medical pot backers' suit seeks end of U.S. raids, threats (LATimes)

 By John Hoeffel on October 29, 2011
In suing U.S. Atty. Gen. Eric Holder and the top federal prosecutor in Northern California, Americans for Safe Access accuses the Obama administration of using coercive tactics to interfere with powers delegated to the states.

A federal policy update from Compassionate Health Options

By Julia Petersion, 10/26/2011 
Lately, we've been getting calls from patients concerned about the Obama administration's recent shift on federal medical marijuana policy. Here's an overview on the issue from our perspective.

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