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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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Uruguay Considers Using Medical Marijuana To Treat Cocaine Addicts In Prison

Matt Sledge Become a fanmsledge@huffingtonpost.com   NEW YORK — Uruguay is considering using medical marijuana to treat prison inmates addicted to a crude and cheap form of cocaine, one of the country’s top health officials said Thursday at the United Nations. The South American country made headlines last year when it became the first in the […]

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Winning the Green Energy Revolution

by HARVEY WASSERMAN     High above the Bowling Green town dump, a green energy revolution is being won. It’s being helped along by the legalization of marijuana and its bio-fueled cousin, industrial hemp. But it’s under extreme attack from the billionaire Koch Brothers, utilities like First Energy (FE), and a fossil/nuke industry that threatens […]

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Maryland House of Delegates approves marijuana decriminalization bill

    The Maryland House of Delegates voted 78 to 55 in favor of a Bill which eliminates criminal charges for possessing small amounts of marijuana and reduce the offense to the severity of a traffic violation.   Full Article: http://www.myfoxdc.com/story/25172750/maryland-house-of-delegates-approves-marijuana-decriminalization-bill

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Las Vegas – Medical marijuana career fair educates job seekers

Written by Rachel Moore - email   As Clark County and the City of Las Vegas prepare to welcome the medical marijuana industry, Compassion Nevada Consulting is getting a jump-start on staffing the dispensaries and cultivation facilities that may start sprouting up. The consulting firm hosted a medical marijuana career fair to educate and train job-seekers […]

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Thousands attend 43rd annual Hash Bash in Ann Arbor

LAUREN ABDEL-RAZZAQ THE DETROIT NEWS A man eats a pot brownie on the Diag of the University of Michigan campus during the 43rd annual Ann Arbor Hash Bash on Saturday. (Mark Bialek / Special to the Detroit News)   Thousands of people attended an annual pro-marijuana rally today that’s been held on the University of […]

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Larry Sanders of Milwaukee Bucks: ‘I believe in marijuana’

ESPN.com news services AP Photo/David ZalubowskiBucks center Larry Sanders, suspended five games for using marijuana, said Friday he has studied it and knows its benefits. Bucks center Larry Sanders advocated for marijuana’s legalization Friday, hours after it was announced he would be suspended five games by the NBA for its use. Sanders said the drug’s stigma is rooted […]

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