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High On The Highway: Scientists Try To Build A Marijuana Breathalyzer

A quartet of Western states and the District of Columbia have legalized recreational marijuana, and voters in half a dozen more states may vote on pot legalization in 2016. That's leading law enforcement officials...
Florida Discusses Lowering marijuana penalties

Editorial: Lower penalties for small amounts of marijuana

The Pinellas County Commission's unanimous decision this month to discuss lowering the penalty for possessing small amounts of marijuana is a positive step. Commissioners should study the issue carefully and come up with a...
Cannabis Entrepreneur Summit

You’re invited to the Virtual Cannabis Entrepreneur Summit FREE

If you are a cannabis entrepreneur or investor, or you’re striving to become one, you absolutely must check out this FREE Virtual Summit by Green Flower Media: The Cannabis Entrepreneur Summit <<< a 100%...
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I can’t use cannabis to help ease my pain due to my “Pain Management”...

Q: My husband has had several major back surgeries over the last couple years, and currently goes to a pain management clinic to get narcotic, opioid medications to help deal with his pain. The...
Pennsylvania House Judiciary Committee meets

Opponents Rip Pennsylvania Bill To Boost Fines For Pot Possession

HARRISBURG, Pa. (CBS) — Opponents in Pennsylvania say a bill that would increase fines for possession of small amounts of marijuana is a step in the wrong direction.The House Judiciary Committee postponed action Tuesday...
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North Coast marijuana growers fear a takeover by ‘Big Alcohol’

For the Humboldt farmers, Sonoma County's subterranean tasting rooms and Tuscan affectations offered a glimpse into a rarefied realm of legal intoxicants.The marijuana growers had driven south from redwood country to the oak and grass...
Netflix Marijuana

Netflix releases its own marijuana strains in line with ‘Disjointed’ premiere

Netflix has officially taken binge watching to new heights, releasing their own line of show-inspired marijuana strains. According to a press release obtained by Variety, the streaming giant teamed up with a West Hollywood, Calif.,...
Legalize L.A. Dispensaries

Group Seeks to Fully Legalize L.A. Marijuana Dispensaries

They're the undocumented workers of the weed industry.We're talking about Los Angeles medical marijuana dispensaries. They're not really legal. But they work hard for your well-being anyway.Under 2013's voter-approved Proposition D, pot shops were...
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Oklahoma House OKs bill allowing medical use of cannabis oil

OKLAHOMA CITY (AP) —The Oklahoma House has given final approval to legislation that expands the medical use of an oil derived from marijuana.The House voted 69-14 for the measure and sent it to Gov....
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“Feel The Bern” has a whole new meaning for Bernie Sanders supporters

Presidential candidate  Senator Bernie Sanders, supports the legalization of marijuana to combat the corrupt criminal justice system, and keep otherwise non violent citizens from going to prison and receiving a criminal record. Sanders, a...