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Where to Buy High-Quality Jeans, From the People Who Fix Them for a Living

The experts at Denim Therapy talk alterations, repairs, and favorite brands.<p>Not long ago, Geoffrey Chorbajian, 42, a former senior fundraiser for an environmental nonprofit and current stay-at-home dad, noticed that his blue jeans had a hole in them. To most people this is a normal occurrence, or …

Why Good Parents Should Support Cannabis Reform: Case and Point

By <b>Claire Kaufmann |</b> <i>Published in SeattlePI.com</i><p>From the Colbert Report to Congress members calling for new cannabis regulations, will the Federal …

Cannabis

Cannabinoid Patent for Cancer Treatment Goes to GW Pharma

<i>The US Patent & Trade Office granted GW Pharma a medical patent covering all plant-based phytocannabinoids for use in the treatment and prevention of</i> …

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Denver council passes historic retail marijuana rules and regulations

Denver City Council Monday night passed a historic bill that sets the rules and regulations for the retail marijuana industry in the state’s largest …

Cannabis Time Capsule, 1937: "A growing social menace"

<i>Rocky Mountain News</i>.<p>Nowadays, Larminer Street is known for it's tony clothing boutiques and expensive restaurants. But back in the '30s, it was more …

Marijuana: Pot tax critics represent small minority, says Amendment 64 co-author

Miguel Lopez at the anti-marijuana-taxation rally at Civic Center Park last week.<p>Photo by Alex Brown<p>Vicente responded to our inquiry after the Civic …

Marijuana: Inside recreational and medical draft rules

This also isn't the end of the rulemaking for the newly-created Marijuana Enforcement Division (previously the <i>Medical</i> Marijuana Enforcement …

Marijuana: Chris Christie okays MMJ for New Jersey kids, but cites Colorado concerns

Jennie Stormes.<p>The CNN program featured Colorado's Paige Figi, whose young daughter Charlotte suffers from Dravet Syndrome, an uncommon, and serious, …

Eric Holder Says DOJ Will Let Washington, Colorado Marijuana Laws Go Into Effect

WASHINGTON -- The United States government took a historic step back from its long-running drug war on Thursday, when Attorney General Eric Holder informed the governors of Washington and Colorado that the Department of Justice would allow the states to create a regime that would regulate and …

Federal government won’t block Colorado marijuana legalization

In a decision with historic implications, the federal government announced Thursday that it will not stand in the way of marijuana legalization in …

Police Groups Furiously Protest Eric Holder's Marijuana Policy Announcement

WASHINGTON -- A broad coalition of law enforcement officers who have spent the past three decades waging an increasingly militarized drug war that has failed to reduce drug use doesn't want to give up the fight.<p>Organizations that include sheriffs, narcotics officers and big-city police chiefs …

BREAKING: Justice Department Won’t Challenge State Marijuana Laws, Announces Major Shift In Law Enforcement Policy

More than six months after Washington and Colorado passed ballot initiatives to legalize and regulate recreational marijuana, U.S. Attorney General …

CNN Not Happy About Sanjay Gupta Medical Marijuana Strain

Last week a medical marijuana dispensary in Colorado named a new medical marijuana strain after CNN correspondent Dr. Sanjay Gupta. The namesake came …

Jailed For Medical Marijuana: Five Stories Of Why DOJ’s Pot Policy Matters

The Department of Justice announced a new policy Thursday in its approach to prosecuting marijuana offenses. While it remained committed to enforcing …

Marijuana Dispensary Crackdown by Feds in Echo Park, Westlake, Long Beach

While weed retailing might still be legal in the city of L.A. and other California communities, the federal government still sees cannabis as a top …

Federal Prosecution's Crackdown Continues In California

Several medical marijuana dispensaries in the Los Angeles and Long Beach areas have recently <b>received letters from federal prosecutors</b> warning the …

Justice Department Announces Update to Marijuana Enforcement Policy

Today, the U.S. Department of Justice announced an update to its federal marijuana enforcement policy in light of recent state ballot initiatives …

Statement of U.S. Attorney Jenny A. Durkan on Federal Marijuana Enforcement Policy Announcement

Today, the U.S. Department of Justice announced an update to its federal marijuana enforcement policy in light of recent state ballot initiatives …

Washington State Medical Marijuana Availability Could Jinx Recreational Pot Market

By Jonathan Kaminsky<p>OLYMPIA, Washington, May 15 (Reuters) - Key officials helping to create Washington state's potentially lucrative recreational pot market say its success may hinge on preventing consumers from choosing to get high on readily available medical cannabis because of low and sometimes …

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5-Year-Old Getting Medical Marijuana Card

MESA, Az. – An Arizona couple was given the green light to use medical marijuana to treat their 5-year-old son who suffers from seizures caused by …

Cannabis

How Legal Marijuana Sellers Can Beat a Business-Killing Tax

Eighteen states and the District of Columbia have now decriminalized or legalized marijuana for at least some purposes. You hear a lot about the …

Tax Planning for Marijuana Dealers by Benjamin M. Leff

Abstract<p>In recent years, many states have legalized marijuana while the federal government continues to consider all marijuana sales and use illegal. …

Cannabis

Harvard Law School Offers 'Tax Planning For Marijuana Dealers'---No Joke

I’m the last one to say this is a silly topic, because it is not. But you have to admit it <b>sounds</b> a little funny. Bizarrely–and there’s much in our tax law that’s downright bizarre–there’s actually a need for this kind of, er, down and dirty tax planning session. And someone should bring the Cheetos.<p>…

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Hannah and Charlie Lucas named their app notOK.<p>The highest number of U.S. flu-related hospitalizations in at least eight years.<p>ABC News' Dr. Jennifer …

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