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Former Rep. Bill Delahunt applies to open pot dispensaries

The former Massachusetts congressman is the president of the nonprofit Medical Marijuana of Massachusetts<p>Elias Isquith<p>November 26, 2013 3:50pm (UTC)<p>According to a report in the Taunton Daily Gazette, former Democratic congressman Bill Delahunt wants in on the medical marijuana business and has …

The black/white marijuana arrest gap, in nine charts

By Dylan Matthews<p>As you're probably aware, black Americans are arrested for marijuana possession far more frequently than whites. You may also know that there's not much evidence that black people consume marijuana with greater regularity than whites do.<p>But the extent of the disparity between the …

Legalized pot could threaten the alcohol industry

<b>(Jeremy Brinn via Shutterstock)</b><p>Will another option for the law abiding reduce alcohol consumption or just give rise to more intoxication?<p>Jodie Gummow<p>November 29, 2013 1:00pm (UTC)<p>This article originally appeared on AlterNet.<p>As the legalization of recreational marijuana gains momentum across the …

Marijuana: Toke Up on Mold, Insects and Manure

Some may tout marijuana as a safe, recreational drug with valuable medicinal properties, but toke up your joint and it likely contains mold, …