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This is the Google Hangout that followed Dr. Sanjay Gupta’s documentary, “Weed”, last night.

http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=Zoe2qro23JM&feature=youtu.be

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Granny Storm Crow Lists 1000 Pages of Cannabis Research Links

  Granny Storm Crow is a remarkable lady who has been single-handedly compiling a vast annotated database of hyperlinks to medical studies and reports on cannabis for years, carefully saving it in PDF form, and giving it all away.   Full Article: http://beyondchronic.com/2013/03/granny-storm-crow-lists-1000-pages-cannabis-research-links/

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Holder vows to end war on drugs, cites racial imbalance in ‘unintended consequences’

BY Herbert Dyer, Jr.   In a recent interview with NPR , Attorney General Eric Holder admitted to having finally seen the light: America is locking up too many of its citizens, especially its black and brown citizens. Holder is set to announce what he described as “major changes” in the entire incarceration process within a week’s time. His special […]

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Crooked Judges Want Your Kids for Cash

Diane Fornbacher While Ed was out on quads with his friends, they came upon a fawn who was lost. The only one who could pick it up was Ed.   Edward “Ed” Kenzakoski was a strong guy. He was an all-star wrestler going into his senior year at James M. Coughlin High School in Wilkes-Barre, PA […]

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CNN’s Sanjay Gupta: Americans ‘terribly and systematically misled’ about marijuana

By Eric W. Dolan   CNN’s Sanjay Gupta, a neurosurgeon, apologized on Wednesday for publicly opposing marijuana legalization, saying science was clearly on the side of the drug. “I think we have been terribly and systematically misled in this country for some time, and I did part of that misleading,” he told CNN host Piers […]

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Marijuana stops child’s severe seizures

By Saundra Young Charlotte Figi had her first seizure when she was 3 months old. Over the next few months, the girl, affectionately called Charlie, had frequent seizures lasting two to four hours, and she was hospitalized repeatedly.   Is marijuana bad, or could it be good for some? CNN chief medical correspondent Dr. Sanjay Gupta […]

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Cannabis: The First-Line Medication For Treating Childhood Epilepsy

Vanessa Waltz PHOTO: Meghan Wilson and her daughter, Vivian, who suffers from Dravet Syndrome.   “A little less panicky, but more tired than ever before.  So violent with biting, hitting and scratching, ripping the leads off, and just wanting to crawl out of his skin with not being able to sit still…. No sleep for […]

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Arizona Medical-Marijuana List of 48 State-Authorized Dispensaries Released by DHS

By Ray Stern   Dozens of medical-pot dispensaries dot the state from nearly every corner since the first one, Arizona Organix of Glendale, opened in November. A recent newsletter to patients released by the state Department of Health and obtained byNew Times shows the addresses of 48 of these pioneering businesses, which teeter on the edge of […]

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Legal Cannabis in Uruguay to be $2.5 Per Gram

by TheJointBlog   Cannabis is on the verge of being legalized in Uruguay, with the nation’s House of Representatives recently passing a president-backed legalization measure which has enough support in the Senate to be approved. Once the law takes effect, cannabis possession and private home cultivation will be legalized for adults 18 and older, as will government-authorized sales […]

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DEA Special Operations Division Covers Up Surveillance Used To Investigate Americans: Report

Reuters   By John Shiffman and Kristina Cooke WASHINGTON, Aug 5 (Reuters) – A secretive U.S. Drug Enforcement Administration unit is funneling information from intelligence intercepts, wiretaps, informants and a massive database of telephone records to authorities across the nation to help them launch criminal investigations of Americans. Although these cases rarely involve national security […]

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