New research confirms medical cannabis laws do not increase teen use

February 26, 2018

In another peer-reviewed study, researchers have found that states allowing cannabis for medical purposes do not see a subsequent increase in cannabis use among teenagers.

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AG Sessions is wrong: cannabis is an “exit way” not a “gateway” to opioids

February 16, 2018

Attorney General Jeff Sessions has repeatedly blamed cannabis for the crisis of opioid addiction and overdose, despite mounting scientific evidence that the opposite is true.

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The legislature should step aside on medical cannabis

February 15, 2018

Robert Gehrke of The Salt Lake Tribune is taking the Utah legislature to task for attempting to derail citizen-initiated efforts like our campaign to legalize medical cannabis.

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New study concludes cannabis is "safe and efficacious" for elderly patients

February 06, 2018

Providing further peer-reviewed scientific evidence of cannabis' medical value, a recent report indicates that older individuals see significant therapeutic benefits from the use of medical cannabis.

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Study: Medical cannabis laws linked with lower rates of violent crime

January 31, 2018

New research confirms that passage of medical cannabis laws contributes to significantly lower incidents of violent crime in border states. To explain this correlation, the study’s authors argue that regulating the production and sales of medical cannabis displaces illegal drug trafficking activities related to drug cartels based in Mexico.

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KUTV2 News: This November, Utahns will likely vote for or against the legalization of medical marijuana.

January 30, 2018

KUTV2 News: This November, Utahns will likely vote for or against the legalization of medical marijuana.

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Watch: One family's personal experience with medical cannabis

November 15, 2017

Holden, the 10 year old son of Dave and Mandi Cromar, was experiencing as many as a hundred seizures a day until they found medical relief with cannabis.

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News roundup: Headlines from the past two months

August 15, 2017

Our campaign to put medical cannabis on the ballot in 2018 has made a lot of progress in just a couple of months. Here’s a roundup of all the most important stories.

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Law enforcement officials offer supportive comments on medical cannabis initiative

August 07, 2017

At a public forum last week, candidates for Salt Lake County sheriff indicated they would defend medical cannabis if approved by voters next year.

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