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Emotional debate ends with Louisiana House’s approval of medical marijuana bill

BY TYLER BRIDGES| TBRIDGES@THEADVOCATE.COM Advocate staff photo by TRAVIS SPRADLING — Sen. Fred Mills, R-Parks, right, gestures while talking with Rep. Helena Moreno, D-New Orleans, right, while working the House floor Wednesday, May 11, 2016 at the State Capitol in Baton Rouge. His medical Senate Bill 271 on medical marijuana was on the House agenda […]

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Sri Lanka – Government plans to cultivate cannabis for export

  Ministry of Health has taken steps to cultivate cannabis for export. The Minister of Health Rajitha Senaratne has revealed that Sri Lanka has received a proposal from Western countries to export cannabis for the production of Ayurvedic medicine. He said it is planned to be implemented. The Health Minister said that they planned to […]

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Nimbin cannabis to feature in latest Alien film

By Darren Coyne Cannabis plants from Nimbin will be onboard the spaceship in the latest Alien movie. Cannabis plants from the Nimbin area are set to be featured in the latest Alien film being directed by Ridley Scott. The plants, which have been delivered to Fox Studios in Sydney, are to be used as props […]

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Texas – Veteran Self Medicating With Cannabis Named Mayor Of His Hometown

Posted By: Andre’ Gabriel Esparza   Jeremiah Looney has entered his city’s corrupt interior to make a change from the inside. The Whitewright native, loving single dad, and Army veteran has overwhelmingly charmed his fellow residents and captured the key’s to his once thriving and beautiful town. Out of the three candidates vying to be […]

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Desert Hot Springs looks to become leader in cannabis cultivation

Tom Tucker, CBS Local 2 Morning Anchor, thomas.tucker@cbslocal2.com Patrick Edgell, Digital Content Director – KESQ & CBS Local 2, patrick.edgell@kesq.com   DESERT HOT SPRINGS, Calif. – The city of Desert Hot Springs is on the verge of experiencing what could turn out to be the biggest economic boon in the history of the city. Investors […]

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Purcell: A Renewable Cellulosic Composite Material Can Replace Established GRP Construction Components

Considerable amounts of glass-fiber reinforced plastics (GRP) are used in many constructions and construction components. But although 250,000 tons of end-of-life GRP waste materials are currently produced annually, no practical solution has been found that would enable true recycling of GRPs. At the moment the only technically applicable concept entails thermal processing and the use […]

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Study: No scientific basis for laws on marijuana and driving

  The nation’s largest automobile club says six states that allow marijuana use have legal tests for driving while impaired by the drug that have no scientific basis, and it’s calling for scrapping those laws. The study commissioned by AAA’s safety foundation said it’s not possible to set a blood-test threshold for THC, the chemical […]

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Vacant California prison could be turned into cannabis production site

By Oscar Pascual   As thousands of people have served unfair sentences for marijuana possession, one California prison might actually be used to grow pot. The city of Coalinga is currently reviewing a proposal to transform the currently vacant Claremont Custody Center into a manufacturing center for marijuana cultivation and cannabis oil production, the Fresno […]

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Hemp is two shades of green

By BRENDA S. EDWARDS   Hemp has been a crop in Kentucky since 1775 — 17 years before Kentucky became the first state west of the Appalachian Mountains. This area became the nation’s leading hemp-producing state in the mid-19th century with peak production of 40,000 tons in 1950, according to the state Department of Agriculture […]

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‘Free the weed’: Cannabis supporters protest globally for relaxation of marijuana laws

  The Global Marijuana March has taken place this weekend as cannabis supporters from around the world gathered in 829 cities in 72 countries to put pressure on their governments to legalize the drug.     Full Article:  https://www.rt.com/news/342287-marijuana-march-legalize-protest/

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