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Saturday, January 7th, 2017

Is Marijuana Dangerous? These New Stats Suggest So - Motley Fool Cannabis Cookies? Mother Shares How Medical Marijuana Helped Her Son With Autism - Tech Times Marijuana brands can trademark almost anything, except marijuana ... - Los Angeles Times Cannabist Show special: Favorite interviews and the top weed stories ...

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Friday, January 6th, 2017

Marijuana Legalization In Europe: Is France Next? - Forbes Business is booming: North American marijuana sales up 30 percent in 2016 - The Cannabist Is Big Ganja The Next Big Pharma? - Paste Magazine Colorado Cannabis Regulators Enter Private Consulting The Associated Press - Leafly Drug war overkill: A ...

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Thursday, January 5th, 2017

Not All Cannabis is Created Equal - Paste Magazine Free Marijuana at Trump's Inauguration Offered by DC Cannabis Group - Patch.com Houston Officials Set New Cannabis Tone in Texas - Leafly Former state marijuana enforcement chief to head Colorado cannabis chamber - The Cannabist How Marijuana Anonymous Helps Combat ...

Walgreens: Clarifying Cannibis

Sunday, May 1st, 2016

Source: Walgreens.com Marijuana has been used to relieve pain, digestive and psychological disorders for more than 3,000 years—but the efficacy, safety and legality of the drug are still widely debated.1 What is Medical Marijuana (Cannabis)? How Does Medical Marijuana Work? Why is the Use of Medical Marijuana Debated? What are Common Uses for Medical Marijuana? How ...

Pennsylvania Legalizes Highlights

Tuesday, April 19th, 2016

Source:  High Times Patients across Pennsylvania suffering from 17 qualified conditions, including cancer, Crohn's disease, and severe chronic or intractable pain will eventually have the freedom to walk into any of the state’s 50 licensed dispensaries and purchase full strength cannabis products. Unfortunately, it could take up to two years before ...

Cannabis Oil Mitigates Symptoms Of Alzheimer’s-Induced Dementia

Wednesday, January 20th, 2016

Source:  NORML by Paul Armentano, NORML Deputy Director January 19, 2016 The administration of liquid cannabis extracts containing THC is associated with the mitigation of various symptoms of Alzheimer’s-related agitation and dementia, according to observational trial data published online ahead of print in The Journal of Alzheimer’s Disease. Israeli investigators assessed the use of cannabis ...

DEA Chief Calls Medical Marijuana A ‘Joke’

Sunday, November 15th, 2015

Source:  Huffiington Post Rosenberg, a former FBI official who was tapped to lead the DEA in May, has come under fire for denying that smoking marijuana can help some medical conditions. "What really bothers me is the notion that marijuana is also medicinal -- because it's not," Rosenberg told reporters last week. ...

Mexico Establishes Precedent Towards Legalization

Wednesday, November 4th, 2015

Source:  http://www.nytimes.com/2015/11/05/world/americas/mexico-supreme-court-marijuana-ruling.html The vote by the court’s criminal chamber declared that individuals should have the right to grow and distribute marijuana for their personal use. Read Article

Ohio Rejects Legalization

Wednesday, November 4th, 2015

Source:  http://time.com/4099286/ohio-marijuana-legalization-rejected/ Ohio’s Issue 3 would have made the state the first in the Midwest to legalize the recreational use of marijuana. The measure was controversial in Ohio due to what opponents called its “monopoly” provisions. The proposed constitutional amendment called for allowing only 10 farms to sell wholesale marijuana — farms ...

Chile can grow

Monday, July 20th, 2015

Source:  Independent.co.uk Until now, planting, selling or transporting marijuana in Chile has been a punishable offence which could have resulted in up to 15 years imprisonment. Now, Chileans will be able to able to grow six plants at home, allowing the possession of up to 10 grams (0.35 ounce). Read Article