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Medical Marijuana Dispensaries Say They Are Losing Money

The Huffington Post | Arin Greenwood | Posted 10.22.2013 | Small Business

WASHINGTON -- You might not think it would be possible to lose a buck in the marijuana business. In the nation's capital, you'd apparently be wrong. ...

Ryan J. Reilly

Medical Marijuana Goes On Sale Blocks From U.S. Capitol | Ryan J. Reilly | Posted 07.31.2013 | Politics

WASHINGTON -- A man named Warren walked into a bright blue high-security building about a mile north of the U.S. Capitol on Tuesday afternoon. He emer...

Who Can Recommend Medical Marijuana? Good Question

The Huffington Post | Will Wrigley | Posted 06.19.2013 | DC

Looking for a doctor to recommend medical marijuana in the District? You'll have to do some searching. The D.C. Department of Health will not relea...

Applications Open!

Posted 06.12.2013 | DC

WASHINGTON -- District of Columbia residents are now one step closer to legal prescriptions of medical marijuana. On Tuesday, the Department of He...

First Forms For Medical Marijuana Now Available

The Huffington Post | Will Wrigley | Posted 06.04.2013 | DC

WASHINGTON -- There's an infrared sauna, a colon hydrotherapy machine and calming room for acupuncture. And now they can prescribe you something else ...

When Will Medical Marijuana Be Available In The Nation's Capital?

The Huffington Post | Will Wrigley | Posted 06.04.2013 | DC

WASHINGTON -- The owner of the Takoma Wellness Center, former Rabbi Jeffrey Kahn, told The Huffington Post in May that he hoped his D.C. medical marij...

Rabbi Set To Open D.C.'s Second Medical Marijuana Dispensary

The Huffington Post | Will Wrigley | Posted 05.30.2013 | DC

WASHINGTON -- When you think of a rabbi, several words and phrases may come to mind, but "medical marijuana dispensary owner" is perhaps not one of th...

VOTE: Should D.C. Decriminalize Marijuana?

Posted 05.16.2013 | DC

WASHINGTON -- The fight to decriminalize marijuana possession in Washington, D.C., just got an unlikely ally: former mayor and current city councilman...

D.C. Medical Marijuana Dispensary Has Big News

The Huffington Post | Arin Greenwood | Posted 04.23.2013 | DC

WASHINGTON -- The proprietors of one of D.C.'s first medical marijuana dispensaries shared big news with their Facebook followers on Tuesday: S...

PHOTOS: Six Things To Know About D.C.'s First Pot Shop

The Huffington Post | Will Wrigley | Posted 02.23.2013 | DC

Finally, everything has been hashed out. It's been nearly three years since the D.C. Council unanimously approved the bill that made medical mariju...

ALMOST Ready To Roll

Posted 12.14.2012 | DC

WASHINGTON -- It's been a long, long wait for medical marijuana in the nation's capital. Fourteen years after District of Columbia voters approved a r...

Good News For Medical Marijuana Proponents

Posted 06.13.2012 | DC

WASHINGTON -- Need medical marijuana in the nation's capital? You're a step closer to being able to get it. The District of Columbia's Department o...

D.C. Patients Struggle From Medical Marijuana Delays

Buster Brown | Posted 05.08.2012 | DC
Buster Brown

Hoping to avoid abuse of the drug, the D.C. bill sponsors have created one of the country's most restrictive programs; sitting in the federal government's backyard, they feared a future Congress could reverse the law if marijuana use became widespread.

No Weed in My Backyard!

Patricia McGuire | Posted 06.03.2012 | DC
Patricia McGuire

With the tremendous wave of crime already coursing through our neighborhood streets, does the D.C. government really think that we need six marijuana growing centers right here?

'Washington Post' Gets Unusual Marijuana Inquiries

Posted 03.30.2012 | DC

WASHINGTON -- Medical marijuana has been considered a growth industry, with far-reaching benefits beyond the patients. In some cities where medica...

D.C. to Make Medical Marijuana Available in Spring 2012

Franklin Garcia | Posted 03.20.2012 | DC
Franklin Garcia

Under the new law, D.C. doctors can write medical marijuana prescriptions for patients who suffer from multiple sclerosis, HIV/AIDS, cancer, glaucoma, and other serious conditions.

Pot For The Poor: D.C. Working To Subsidize Medical Marijuana For Qualified Low-Income Residents

AP | JESSICA GRESKO | Posted 05.25.2011 | Politics

WASHINGTON — No one should be too poor to buy pot if they live in Washington, at least if the marijuana is for a medical condition. That's the c...