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Orlando Board decriminalizes marijuana

Orlando narrowly approves marijuana ordinance on first vote

Orlando police Chief John Mina and Dyer urged approval of the ordinance, which mirrors similar pot policies other governments have adopted recently, including Tampa and Volusia County last month.Even if it passes, marijuana possession...
Cedar & Finch Cannary Pouch & Lid'l Pipe

Cedar & Finch’s Cannary Pouch with Lid’l Pipe

The Cedar & Finch Cannary Pouch Combo, which includes the handcrafted, wooden Lid'l Pipe, is a must have for any cannabis enthusiast. Hand stitched from imported leather, the Cannary Pouch provides an elegant and discreet...
medical marijuana garden

Oregon Governor signs bill removing state criminal liability from banks doing business with legal...

A bill that removes state criminal liability from banks and credit unions that do business with legal pot enterprises was signed Monday by Gov. Kate Brown.House Bill 4094 removes from state statutes any criminal liability...
Marijuana Policy Project's initial Ohio medical marijuana legalization

Medical marijuana amendment rejected by Ohio attorney general

COLUMBUS, Ohio -- Attorney General Mike DeWine on Friday rejected a medical marijuana legalization amendment backed by national group Marijuana Policy Project. DeWine's job is not to judge the merit of proposed ballot initiatives but to certify...
Cannabis Industry Press Releases

Medical Marijuana, Inc. and Kannalife Sciences, Inc. Announce Joint Effort to Raise Awareness for...

NEW YORK, Dec. 22, 2015 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- Medical Marijuana, Inc. (OTC Pink:MJNA) is proud to announce to shareholders and the public a joint effort with investment portfolio company Kannalife Sciences, Inc. (“Kannalife”) to...
Trinidad Colorado marijuana

Marijuana money might have saved small Colorado town from ‘abyss of nothingness’

TRINIDAD, Colorado — Anthony Mattie walks down Main Street confronted by a shell of the town he once knew.The retired state patrolman-turned-mayor pro tem stares at vacant building after building, his reflection bouncing off...
Cannabis Edibles

10 Tips When Eating Marijuana Edibles

Marijuana edibles are a preferred way to consume marijuana for many people. Even though these treats can be tasty, it is best to begin slowly and don’t overdo it. You want the experience to...
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...
Boston Freedom Rally

Supporters of recreational use of marijuana fill the Boston Common

As Massachusetts voters prepare to decide in November whether to legalize marijuana for recreational use, thousands of people who support use of the drug filled Boston Common on Saturday for an annual gathering featuring...
Cannabis Industry Press Releases

MassRoots’ 2015 Review and 2016 Outlook

DENVER, Dec. 21, 2015 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- MassRoots, Inc. (OTCQB:MSRT), one of the largest and fastest growing technology platforms for the cannabis industry, is pleased to release the following Chairman’s Letter. For a version...