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Get Your Greens: Farm-To-Table Marijuana

Laura Brodbeck , Benzinga Staff Writer   In the U.S., there has been a recent push among consumers for all natural, locally grown, healthy foods and beverages. The trend has boosted small businesses and forced name brands to change up their marketing tactics, but now that idea of fresh, local produce is making its way […]

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Which Comes Next To Texas: Legal Weed Or Legal Gambling?

By Cory   In five years, there’s a good chance you’ll be able to drive to Arlington, pick up some weed, blow some dough at the casino and get married to your same-sex partner. And a hell of a night that’ll be, for sure.   Full Article: http://centraltrack.com/Culture/7289/Legalize-It/Which-Comes-Next-To-Texas-Legal-Weed-Or-Legal-Gambling

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White House Lifts Restrictions on Marijuana Research

By Alexandra Ossola   Marijuana may be one of the most popular drugs in the world, but marijuana is notoriously difficult to research, particularly in the United States. Access to cannabis plants for research is tightly controlled, the official supply is extremely limited, and tons of bureaucratic red tape means that studies are often delayed by […]

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Old mining town turns to marijuana after prison, factory close

Trevor Hughes   WALSENBURG, Colo. – A developer’s plan to build hundreds of cannabis greenhouses could make this tiny southern Colorado town one of the nation’s largest producers of legal marijuana. The town sold 330 acres of municipal land for more than $1 million to create a campus for growing, processing and distribution, with the […]

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Lencho: A Tale Of Decent Vagabonds

by L L Kellerman (Author)     As more and more states legalize marijuana for medical and recreational use, and with the current administration no longer willing to take orders from the likes of the DEA, it’s becoming clear the public no longer buys into the concept of ‘demon weed’ and reefer madness’ perpetrated on […]

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Bud beauty: New York woman, 68, claims a toke a day keeps her healthy and looking younger

By PETE D’AMATO FOR DAILY MAIL ONLINE   A 68-year-old woman claims she’s kept her looks and feels more active thanks to smoking weed throughout her life and thinks more Americans should be allowed to do the same. Catherine Hiller estimates she’s smoked a joint once a day since she was 18 and says pot […]

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The little girl behind $37m donation for medicinal cannabis research

KATE AUBUSSON Michael Lambert Katelyn Lambert’s father Michael still cries when he thinks about the day his daughter was diagnosed with Dravet Syndrome.   Watching his six-month-old daughter endlessly spasming in pain drove Michael Lambert beyond the bounds of Australian drug laws. Three years later, Katelyn’s recovery has prompted an unprecedented A$33.7 million (NZ$37.29m) donation […]

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Tribe Bets on Legal Pot

By Steven Nelson The Flandreau Santee Sioux Tribe, popular with casino gamblers, has legalized recreational pot with plans to become a tourist destination. Get ready for Little Amsterdam on the Prairie: A Native American tribe that operates a successful casino in eastern South Dakota is about to become the first to enter the legal marijuana business, […]

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Banda turns herself in as attorney and supporters speak out

ANGIE HAFLICH   As she approached the Finney County Sheriff’s Office Monday, Shona Banda, the local medicinal marijuana advocate who gained national attention after the state took custody of her son, was surrounded by supporters, including Jennifer Winn, the Republican candidate who challenged Gov. Sam Brownback in last August’s primary. Banda, accompanied by her attorney […]

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Be.e, the World’s First All-Hemp Electric Scooter

By Anthony Herrold Within the first few months of 2016, a Holland based company called Van.eko plans on introducing the world’s first ever electric scooter made completely out of hemp. The fact that the ingenious idea for this one-of-a-kind vehicle comes from a country known for its environmentalism is no surprise, and neither should its […]

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