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Carson City, Nevada agrees to allow zoning for medical marijuana establishments

by Jeff Munson   An ordinance allowing for two medical marijuana dispensaries and facilities allowing for cultivation was approved Thursday in a 4 to 1 vote by the Carson City Board of Supervisors.   Full Article: http://www.carsonnow.org/story/07/03/2014/carson-city-agrees-allow-zoning-medical-marijuana-establishments

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A natural gas transfer station with walls clad in bio-resin and hemp fiber-reinforced composite panels.

Images: Ronald Tilleman via Inhabitat   Dutch Studio Marco Vermeulen have created what they are claiming is the “world’s first building with a bio-based façade” in the village of Dinteloord in the Netherlands. Commissioned by The Horticultural Development Company, the building is a natural gas transfer station with walls clad in bio-resin and hemp fibre-reinforced composite […]

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North Carolina Governor Signs Marijuana Oil Extraction Bill

Associated Press   Gov. Pat McCrory says a new law he signed allowing some physicians to treat epilepsy in North Carolina using an extract from a marijuana plant could also lead to the discovery of other therapies. McCrory signed the hemp oil bill Thursday during an Executive Mansion ceremony.   Full Article: http://www.wfmynews2.com/story/news/local/2014/07/03/governor-nc-signs-hemp-oil-marijuana-extraction-bill-medicinal/12157079/

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Federal Judge Richard Posner Says It’s Time To Legalize Cannabis

by Anthony Johnson   There are many voices in America that are calling for an end to cannabis prohibition. Poll after poll shows that a majority of Americans want to legalize cannabis. Colorado and Washington have already legalized cannabis, and there’s a good chance that Alaska and Oregon could be joining them by the end […]

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Get ready to buy legal marijuana in Seattle at high noon Tuesday

By Jake Ellison   The first two-gram package of legal marijuana will be sold in Seattle at noon on Tuesday, says James Lathrop, owner of Cannabis City, which is expected to be the first state-licensed store to open in Seattle. Who will buy the first package of voter-approved marijuana? Whoever is first in line, Lathrop […]

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Concentrate Question

If people make concentrates with cannabis that is not organic and has pesticides and stuff on it, will that stuff get concentrated, too? Are we ingesting concentrated pesticides?

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Oklahoma – Supporters confident medical marijuana legalization will be on ballot

By Kim Passoth A push to legalize medical marijuana in Oklahoma has reached the halfway mark. The deadline to collect more than 155,000 signatures in a 90-day petition drive is in mid-August in order for the issue to be included on the November ballot. Supporters are confident they will get all the necessary signatures. They told […]

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Industrial Hemp Now A Legal Tennessee Crop

by Adam Ghassemi   A number of new state laws went into effect Tuesday, but one could plant a seed for the Tennessee’s future. Industrial hemp is now legal, though the state Department of Agriculture which will oversee it has yet to establish complete rules for growers. David Waddell, administrative manager for the department’s Consumer and Industries Services Division, […]

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Ex-New Mexico Gov. Gary Johnson named CEO of Nevada-based marijuana company

By RUSSELL CONTRERAS  Associated Press File-This Nov. 3, 2011 file photo shows former New Mexico Gov. Gary Johnson addressing the 2011 Drug Policy Alliance conference in Los Angeles. On Tuesday, July 1, 2014 it was announced that Johnson had been named the CEO of a Nevada-based company that hopes to make medical and recreational marijuana products. […]

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Medical Marijuana Farmers Market to Open in L.A. Over July 4 Weekend

by THR Staff   Discerning medical marijuana users will have a new way to get the weed they need over Independence Day weekend.  The world’s first medical marijuana farmers market is set to take place in L.A. from July 4-6, allowing patients to purchase cannabis directly from growers. The market hopes to create a better […]

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