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Drive-Thru Marijuana Dispensary Opens Today In Las Vegas

Fri, 11/10/2017 - 19:06
The cannabis consumer experience has evolved so much this decade. I remember in the 1990’s when I first started purchasing cannabis, and I would have to meet people in parking lots. The options...

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Canada Announces Consultation On Proposed Excise Duty Framework For Cannabis Products

Fri, 11/10/2017 - 17:45
The current approach to cannabis is not working, and the Government of Canada is committed to legalizing, regulating and restricting access to cannabis to keep it out of the hands of kids, and...

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New Report Highlights Alarming Racial Disparities In Buffalo’s Marijuana Arrests

Fri, 11/10/2017 - 17:15
On November 14th, the Partnership for the Public Good will release a report highlighting marijuana prohibition enforcement practices in Buffalo and their disparate impact on communities of color. The...

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Global Statement Calls For International Action On Philippine Drug War Killings

Fri, 11/10/2017 - 16:46
By David Borden A global coalition released a statement today calling for urgent measures to stop Philippine President Rodrigo Duterte’s murderous drug war and to seek justice. The...

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Save The Rohrabacher-Farr Amendment, Save Cannabis

Fri, 11/10/2017 - 11:20
Words followed by actions is what makes America great, your ability to make a difference. With so many agendas on cannabis policy from State to Federal, it’s hard to know how or what makes a...

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New Mexico Board Recommends Cannabis For Opioid Use Disorder, Again

Mon, 11/06/2017 - 21:00
Opioid use is a big problem in America right now, with tens of thousands of people now dying from opioids every year. Opioid abuse is a problem for every state in America, and New Mexico is no...

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How Do Virginia Election Candidates Feel About Cannabis Policy?

Mon, 11/06/2017 - 20:24
Tomorrow is Election Day in Virginia. Below is a voter guide that was sent out today that I am passing along for Weed News readers that live in Virginia: Virginia will elect its next governor...

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Happy Cannabis Legalization Anniversary To Colorado And Washington

Mon, 11/06/2017 - 15:17
Tuesday November 6, 2012 is a day that will always be remembered by cannabis activists nationwide. It’s the day that Washington State and Colorado voters voted to legalize cannabis. I will...

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Are LED Grow Lights Better Than HPS For Growing Marijuana Indoors?

Sun, 11/05/2017 - 23:48
When it comes to growing marijuana, there is no shortage of things that people argue about. The only thing that I think all growers can agree on is that other growers suck. I have grown cannabis...

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1,000+ People Sign Up For Pennsylvania Medical Marijuana Program On Opening Day

Sun, 11/05/2017 - 20:07
Pennsylvania’s medical marijuana law was signed on April 17, 2016, but until recently was just in the rule making and implementation phase. In the middle of last month Pennsylvania allowed...

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Happy Cannabis Legalization Anniversary To Oregon, Alaska, And D.C.

Sat, 11/04/2017 - 20:24
Three years ago today my life changed in a profound way. I have been a cannabis consuming Oregonian since 1993, and as such, lived in fear of persecution for over two decades from a consumer...

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What Is The Best Way To Decarboxylate (Decarb) Cannabis?

Sat, 11/04/2017 - 17:59
Few things are as satisfying as making your own cannabis edibles. If you are an avid cannabis consumer, then you likely know what I am talking about. Being able to purchase edibles at retail outlets...

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Oregon Marijuana Business Conference Early Bird Prices Go Up At Midnight

Fri, 11/03/2017 - 20:00
The Oregon Marijuana Business Conference (OMBC), Oregon’s oldest and longest running cannabis industry event, is coming to Ashland later this month. If you have attended an OMBC event in the...

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Maine Governor Vetoes Legal Marijuana Sales Implementation Legislation

Fri, 11/03/2017 - 19:26
Republican Gov. Paul LePage today vetoed legislation that sought to regulate the production and sales of cannabis to adults. Members of the House and Senate approved the legislation late...

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California Approves First Commercial Insurer For Marijuana Businesses

Fri, 11/03/2017 - 14:00
Cannabis businesses licensed by the State of California may now purchase commercial insurance coverage from an admitted commercial insurance company. Insurance Commissioner Dave Jones has approved...

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Missouri Medical Marijuana Campaign Gathers 100k Signatures

Fri, 11/03/2017 - 13:25
I received the following good news out of Missouri this morning: I am excited to let you know that our petitioners have now collected more than 100,000 signatures and submitted to the campaign! That...

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Pete Holmes: The Most Important Cannabis Lawyer

Thu, 11/02/2017 - 23:20
I live on the edge of Seattle and love it here. It’s not perfect, but it’s safer than most places I’ve traveled to in America as an American with a permanent tan. A place not just...

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Poll: Military Veterans Overwhelmingly Support Cannabis Reform

Thu, 11/02/2017 - 21:00
American military veterans sacrifice a lot for their country. I have had friends and family serve in the military, and what they have to go through is something that no civilian could ever...

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Friday Press Conference: New Mexico To Consider Adding Opioid Use Disorder To Medical Cannabis Program

Thu, 11/02/2017 - 20:30
On Friday, November 3rd, New Mexicans will come together to urge the NM Department of Health to add opioid use disorder (OUD) as a qualifying condition for medical cannabis in the state. The petition...

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Connecticut Budget Signed, Marijuana Legalization Left Out

Thu, 11/02/2017 - 20:00
I received the following disappointing news out of Connecticut today: On Tuesday, Governor Dannel Malloy signed into law a $41.3 billion, two-year state budget that increases taxes by approximately...

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