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These famous athletes are advocating for marijuana as a workout tool

By Des Bieler   The District recently marked the first anniversary of its legalization of recreational marijuana. And as the city is home to so many fitness-minded people, it’s likely that at least a few of them are wondering whether it makes sense, or whether it’s even safe, to incorporate pot into their exercise regimens. […]

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Oregon Removes Residency Obstacles for Participation in Legal Cannabis

BY ALLIE BECKETT   Oregon has officially eased the barriers for entry for businesses looking to get involved in the world of legal weed. Prior to yesterday, Oregon required all applicant-holders to have lived in the state of Oregon for at least two years. After a long journey, Gov. Kate Brown signed to officially remove the two-year […]

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Old Colorado Bureau of Investigation Office Becoming Dispensary

BY MICHAEL ROBERTS   The front door of what will become a hemp and CBD dispensary. It’s a change that neatly symbolizes how times have changed in Colorado. Two Pueblo companies are in the process of opening what’s described as the “first hemp/CBD dispensary” in the community. And the site’s operation was once home to […]

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Something is happening in the hemp space… something big

Chris Parry, Stockhouse.com   And I think I know who’s going to benefit. For years, those in the hemp world have been saying ‘any day now’ and pointing to big stockpiles of industrial hemp that they swore was going to be plastics, paper, clothing, homes, bridges, space shuttles… Of course, that promise has, to this […]

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3Dom Releases Entwined: Hemp Filament!

by Michael A. Parker   It seems like every day a presidential candidate is declaring that they will make America great again. But what does that really mean? What really made America great? Well, one of the things that made America great was hemp. That’s right, hemp, the much maligned cousin of marijuana. According to […]

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See Inside the Himalayan Villages That Grow Cannabis

By Maria Tavernini Photographs by Andrea de Franciscis Farmers keep moving ganja fields higher into the mountains to avoid police raids. PHOTOGRAPH BY ANDREA DE FRANCISCIS   In the Himalayas of India, small villages thrive by growing cannabis. This is one of them. The village, perched on a mountain at 9,000 feet (2,700 meters), is only reachable […]

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Hemp Works – 01-29-16 – Steve Danks interviews Dr. Robert Melamede

Audio Link: http://www.spreaker.com/user/time-4-hemp/hemp-works-01-29-16

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Puerto Rico adopts regulation for use of medical marijuana

Associated Press, San Juan   Puerto Rico’s Health Department has adopted a regulation that will allow for the cultivation, manufacturing and distribution of medical marijuana in the U.S. territory. Officials say the substance can be used in forms including pills, creams, patches and oral drops. Authorities stress that smoking marijuana and cultivating it for personal […]

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Take a weed break at work. It’s allowed!

by Parija Kavilanz   @CNNMoney Isaac Dietrich [center], co-founder of MassRoots, at his startup’s weekly rooftop Cannabis smoking session.   At most offices in America, smoking a joint during your lunch break or eating cannabis-laced brownies at your desk would land you in HR. But in some states, not only won’t you be punished — […]

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Ex-Bear Jim McMahon: Medical marijuana got me off narcotic pain pills

Robert McCoppinContact Reporter Chicago Tribune   Former Super Bowl champion and Chicago Bears quarterback Jim McMahon says an unfairly demonized drug helped him recover from the pain of his football career: medical marijuana. McMahon was in Chicago this week, where he attended Tuesday’s Bears reunion marking the 30th anniversary of their Super Bowl victory. He was […]

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