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Oklahomans for Health to File Application for Legalization of Medical Marijuana

TULSA, OKLA. — On April 11, 2014, Oklahomans for Health will submit an application for petition with Oklahoma Secretary of State Glenn Coffee, which would let voters decide whether medical marijuana should be legalized in the Sooner State. Full Article: http://www.heraldonline.com/2014/04/10/5858265/oklahomans-for-health-to-file.html?sp=%2F100%2F773%2F385%2F

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Small seed remains large hurdle for legal hemp farming

By Yesenia Robles The Denver Post Bo Shaffer of Delta Tech talks about hemp plants with an attendee at the NoCo Hemp Expo in Windsor on Saturday. (Hyoung Chang, The Denver Post)   Farmers in Colorado and at least 10 other states are preparing to plant, cultivate and harvest hemp legally for the first time since […]

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Another Reason To Legalize Hemp: Make A Wine Cellar With It

Katie Kelly Bell Contributor One of the cellar’s hemp bricks.   Chateau Maris’ 9,000 square foot wine cellar in southern France maintains a stable temperature year-round without the use of air conditioning or heating; it’s sustainable, organic, all-natural, odorless, and acts as a carbon sink–able to absorb carbon dioxide for up to 25 years (according to […]

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A Life Journey with Leon Russell (Interview)

Written by: Ken Sharp   “George called me up and said he had to do this. Ravi Shankar had asked him to get involved because they were having trouble in Bangladesh. Years later Willie Nelson told me it was because the U.S. government made them cut down all their hemp plant. Hemp was their major […]

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Medical Marijuana OK’d For Prisoners

  MONTEVIDEO, Uruguay (AP) — Prisoners in the jails of Uruguay will be able to use marijuana if a doctor says it will benefit their health. Uruguay’s drug czar Julio Calzada told The Associated Press on Tuesday that any inmates with doctors’ orders will be prescribed marijuana to their improve physical or mental health. Full […]

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Australia – Federal Govt lets $100m hemp industry plan go begging

Hamish Broome   ECONOMIC BOOSTER: Tiffani Brennan, business development manager and Paul Benhaim CEO of Hemp Foods Australia.Doug Eaton   The Legislative and Governance Forum on Food Regulation cited concerns that “ ’branding’ of this application as ‘low THC hemp’… could result in public perception that the drug, cannabis, is acceptable and safe to consume”. This […]

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Don Cheadle Admits The Joints On ‘House Of Lies’ Are Indeed Very Real

  If you’ve ever watched “House Of Lies,” you probably assumed the writers were high as balls. With the crazy plot lines, twists and general undertones of the show, it’s got the eccentric mind of a stoner written all over it.   Full Article: http://elitedaily.com/entertainment/don-cheadle-admits-the-joints-on-house-of-lies-are-indeed-very-real-video/

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Legal pot becomes a touchy workplace issue

  DENVER — Last month, Colorado diner owner Mark Rose posted an unusual job description: “Looking for part time experienced breakfast cook. Pays well, must be friendly and a team player, could turn into a full time gig by summer. 420 friendly a must.” With that public declaration, Rose put himself squarely in the camp […]

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Denver County Fair putting high emphasis on “Pot Pavilion”

By Steve Raabe The Denver Post The Denver County Fair draws thousands of attendees to the National Western Complex in Denver. (Denver Post file photo) Pot plant-growing competitions. Pot brownie judging. Pipes. Vaporizers. Rolling papers. And oh, by the way, there’s also a county fair taking place. But excuse the Denver County Fair organizers for […]

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