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Amid Controversy, Marijuana Conference Brings LARA Director And House Rep To

Tue, 10/10/2017 - 04:15
Two of the most influential people shaping the future of medical marijuana distribution in Michigan will share a stage during the MICBD Conference on October 15 at the Kensington Hotel in Ann Arbor....

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AFROPUNK And The Drug Policy Alliance Join Forces In Atlanta

Tue, 10/10/2017 - 03:46
The Drug Policy Alliance and AFROPUNK have teamed up this year to collectively unite our voices and say, “No More Drug War!” AFROPUNK’s Atlanta festival will be taking place the...

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Leading Drug Policy Reformers To Be Honored At International Drug Policy Reform Conference

Mon, 10/09/2017 - 01:07
Leading advocates for drug policy reform will be honored at an awards ceremony on Saturday, October 14 at the biennial International Drug Policy Reform Conference in Atlanta. The conference is being...

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New FBI Report Shows Drug Arrests Increased In 2016

Mon, 09/25/2017 - 19:27
According to the FBI’s latest Uniform Crime Report released today, law enforcement agencies in the US made more than 1.57 million arrests for drug law violations in 2016, a 5.63% increase over the...

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Drug Policy Alliance To Host 2017 International Drug Policy Reform Conference

Mon, 09/25/2017 - 04:19
How will the Trump Administration impact drug policies in America? What will happen with states that have legalized marijuana and those that are considering similar policies? What can be done to...

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Washington State Should Regulate Marijuana Like Alcohol

Sat, 09/23/2017 - 23:20
The Washington State Liquor and Cannabis Board have announced a date to hear from the public in regards to homegrows and in that email, they pose three options they are considering. Three...

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Minnesota: Public Hearing Next Week On Expanding Medical Marijuana Conditions

Sat, 09/23/2017 - 16:45
I received the following alert out of Minnesota: This is a reminder that the Minnesota Medical Cannabis Program will be holding its second New Condition Review Panel Meeting on Tuesday, September 26,...

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Former Republican Senator Joins The Marijuana Policy Project

Sat, 09/23/2017 - 16:03
By Phillip Smith Former Republican US senator from New York Alphonse D’Amato will be a lobbyist for the Marijuana Policy Project, the New York Daily News reported last week. The marijuana law...

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Canadian Cannabis Now Flowing Legally Into Germany

Thu, 09/21/2017 - 17:30
The Land of Ideas (Germany), is getting a creative boost – legal cannabis from overseas. Canadian cannabis colossus Aurora, based in Alberta, announced their first shipment of the medicine to...

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Michigan Cannabis Legalization Campaign In Desperate Need Of Donations

Thu, 09/21/2017 - 14:30
I received the following urgent message from the 2018 Michigan cannabis legalization campaign: Don’t be surprised if the Committee to Regulate Marijuana Like Alcohol shuts down a few days after you...

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Colorado: Marijuana Tax Program Will Provide $420,000 In College Scholarships

Thu, 09/21/2017 - 13:55
By Phillip Smith More than 200 graduating high school students in Colorado’s Pueblo County will head off to college in a few weeks thanks to legal marijuana. The 210 students will receive...

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