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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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Oklahoma family confronts governor’s office – fighting for baby’s health

BY COURTNEY FRANCISCO   A mother and father were at the Capitol Friday to plead for Governor Mary Fallin to follow through with a promise. They want to talk to Fallin about their little girl who needs a type of medical marijuana to treat her seizures. Two months ago the mother, Brittany Hardy-Warrior, confronted the governor […]

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Marijuana Is An Issue In Oklahoma Governor Race

By Associated Press   A Republican with nearly a quarter century in political office who has never lost an election, Gov. Mary Fallin, faces two lesser-known opponents in next week’s GOP primary who have made their support of marijuana legalization an issue in the campaign. Criminal defense attorney Chad Moody is known around Oklahoma City […]

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Las Vegas rolls out plan for medical marijuana businesses

By JANE ANN MORRISONLAS VEGAS REVIEW-JOURNAL   Taking a slow but steady approach, the city of Las Vegas has a tentative plan to handle applications for medical marijuana establishments in its own fashion. Not the way Clark County did it. Not the way Henderson is doing it. Not the way North Las Vegas is expected […]

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