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War on marijuana unconstitutional, doctors testify in federal court Monday

by David Downs The federal government tries to justify its war on marijuana Monday The U.S. government claims marijuana is a dangerous, addictive drug with no medical benefits. But that claim will be up for debate Monday in California when a federal judge is scheduled to hear testimony from doctors that conclude the opposite. Doctors […]

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All My Facebook Friends Are Feds: Social Network Flips Off DEA

By Chris Roberts Steve Terrell/Flickr Oddly, it all went wrong once this guy friended us.   There are a lot of weird people in the marijuana legalization movement. And some of them are federal agents. That the drug reform movement has been infiltrated has been a commonly held belief among activists for years. “At least […]

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Woman Ousted By Church For Medicinal Marijuana Use

Brittany Rainville, KBMT-TV, 12 News Now KBMT reporter Brittany Rainville interviews Jason Falconbridge with his mother, Faith Bodle, who was ejected from her church for using medicinal marijuana or cannabis extract.(Photo: KBMT) BEAUMONT, TX (KBMT) – A Beaumont, Texas woman says she has been cast out of her church for her use of medicinal marijuana. […]

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Pot Use Among Colorado Teens Appears to Drop After Legalization

By Steven Nelson Chef Alex Tretter carries a tray of cannabis-infused peanut butter and jelly cups to the oven for baking at Sweet Grass Kitchen, a marijuana edibles bakery in Denver, on June 19, 2014. Marijuana use among Colorado high school students appears to be declining, despite the state’s pioneering voter-approved experiment with legalization. According […]

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Nevada high court strikes DWI implied consent law

by William Helbling   [JURIST] The Nevada Supreme Court [official website] on Thursday ruled [opinion, PDF] that Nevada’s implied consent law [text], which allows police officers to take blood samples of motorists to determine impairment, is unconstitutional. The case involved a man named Michael Byars who was stopped by state troopers for driving under the […]

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Legal recreational marijuana looming in Nevada future

by Phil Hevener   Nevada’s medical marijuana regs will get close attention when lawmakers set up shop in Carson City early next year, and no one will be more interested than resort operators who are skilled at satisfying high rollers even when there is a tendency to look the other way while doing it.   […]

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Players Network Announces Approval of Conditional Use Permits for Medical Marijuana Cultivation and Production Facilities

The City of North Las Vegas has Granted Green Leaf Farms Holdings Two Conditional Use Permits for its Medical Marijuana Cultivation and Production Facilites LAS VEGAS, NV / ACCESSWIRE / October 17, 2014 / Players Network (PNTV), a Digital Television, Technology and New Media company that develops, owns, and operates Branded Lifestyle Channel Destinations announces […]

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Billboard for Jeff Mizanskey, Man Serving Life for Pot, Placed Near Governor’s Mansion

By Ray Downs   The marijuana reform group Show-Me Cannabis recently purchased billboard space less than two miles away from the governor’s mansion. The billboard urges people to call Nixon directly and ask for the release of Mizanskey, who is 21 years into a life-without-parole sentence for marijuana-only charges.Governor Jay Nixon is the only person […]

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Smoking Marijuana Can Protect You From Ebola

by Michael D’Alimonte Photo cred – weedstergram   Not a day has gone by in the last few weeks without a mention of Ebola. Having made its way into North America, Ebola has become reached the top of the “to fear” list, making many worry that it will only be a matter of time before […]

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Judge halts Lake County warrantless raids on medical pot patients

By Bob Egelko   After a series of warrantless raids on the homes of medical marijuana patients under a voter-approved ordinance in Lake County, a federal judge has called a halt, saying officers need court approval before entering private property and seizing pot plants. The patients are likely to succeed in showing that the searches […]

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