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Former Attorney General Holder: Cannabis Is Not Addictive

When Eric Holder held his tongue when he held the office as US attorney general. Now that he is a civilian, the nation's former top cop is singing …

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Activists Secure Marijuana Legalization Measure on Michigan's Ballot This November

A decade ago Michigan voters overwhelmingly approved medical marijuana and appear poised to do the same for recreational marijuana.<p>3 min read<p>Voters in Michigan have the chance in November to decide if their state will join the ranks of those that have legalized recreational marijuana. If passed, …

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The NYPD has been told to stop arresting people for using marijuana in public in New York City

New York City Mayor Bill De Blasio will officially instruct the New York Police Department to stop arresting people who use marijuana in public, the mayor announced Monday in a TV interview with NY 1's Errol Louis.<p>"With marijuana legalization likely to occur in our state in the near future, it is …

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Poll | Do you care if your employees smoke weed off the clock?

At some businesses, it's a deal breaker if a prospective hire tests positive for marijuana. Other places don't even require a drug test.<p>0<p>SHARES<p>A …

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Cannabis Industry Predictions: 2018 — 2022

As the cannabis business arena expands at a rapid rate, investors, Wall Street, the marijuana community and the public in general are all wondering …

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Complicated drug laws let the government take your guns

Personal Liberty Poll<p>Exercise your right to vote.<p>Gerry Goldstein was as surprised as anyone to get an invitation to speak at the NRA’s annual …

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RCMP rolls out drug-impaired driving training for officers

OTTAWA – With marijuana legalization approaching, the RCMP is rolling out a new introductory training course for police officers across the …

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5 Marijuana Stocks to Watch in 2018

It used to be taboo.<p>Now, cannabis is poised to take 2018 by storm.<p>Only a few years ago, marijuana was seen as a ‘’gateway drug’’.<p>Flash forward to …

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Zimbabwe shelves plan to issue cannabis farming licences

Zimbabwe’s government has put on hold a decision to legalize the growing of cannabis in the country, with authorities saying they need to carry out …

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NM survey shows 63 percent of adults favor pot legalization

An employee at the Verdes Foundation displays an announce of marijuana recently. The city of Albuquerque recently decriminalized possession of small …

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Bill de Blasio Tells New York Cops to Stop Arresting for Pot

by Josh Jardine Getty Images / Janifest<br>If there's a city screaming out for cannabis legalization, it's New York. Thanks to the draconian cannabis …

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Sanctuary cities for legalized cannabis

California, and other states that have legalized cannabis, are taking a cue from the fight over immigration.<p><i>Scroll for more content...</i><p>Lawmakers are …

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Legalize pot, but don't normalize it

That is the topic of my latest Bloomberg column. Here is one bit:<p>You might wonder why we should be so worried about public marijuana use. To put it …

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State-Legal Cannabis: How Intrastate Regulation Is Different | The Legal Intelligencer

William McDevitt, Wilson Elser Moskowitz Edelman & Dicker<p>The sale of cannabis is illegal under federal law in all 50 states, U.S. territories and …

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While completing post-secondary education, many of us also received an in-depth if unsanctioned education in cannabis in addition to whatever our …

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Puff, Puff, Passed: The Progress Toward Legal Weed in All 50 States

Red states, blue states, purple states... the one thing most of us who are not Jeff Sessions can agree on in 2018 is the need for more green states …

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Britain's hardline prohibitionist drugs minister is married to a weed grower

When Theresa May became the British Prime Minister, her pick for Home Office Undersecretary of State was Victoria Atkins, a former prosecutor who …

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Cannabis Consumer Class Actions Are Being Filed – Insights

On May 10, 2018, a vape cartridge customer filed a consumer class action in Los Angeles Superior Court against cannabis brand Brass Knuckles and …

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NJ marijuana legalization: Legal weed changed Colorado, California

<i>This story is part of the HIGH HOPES series from the USA TODAY NETWORK New Jersey, which sent journalists to Colorado & California to see how legal</i> …

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Medical marijuana supporters pushing back in court

SALT LAKE CITY (AP) — Medical-marijuana supporters in Utah are pushing back in court against opponents trying to block them from the ballot by citing …

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When it comes to legal cannabis, Zimbabwe is conflicted between economics and morality

Harare, Zimbabwe<p>Zimbabwe’s hopes to get a quick economic boost from legalizing cannabis farming have been put on hold after the licensing process was halted. Officials are now seeking “a proper feasibility study” on how to deal with the moral concerns raised by community and religious leaders and …

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Africa’s First Medical Cannabis Dispensary Opening in South Africa

In a milestone moment, the first legal medical cannabis dispensary in the African continent is about to open.<p>The dispensary, which will open on June …

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“Meg the Budtender” takes lead on new Colorado marijuana education campaign

Colorado’s cannabis education campaigns are advancing beyond Legal Marijuana 101.<p>“Responsibility Grows Here,” the new public education push unveiled …

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Congress Counters Jeff Sessions in Move to Protect State’s Rights on Cannabis

Share this with your friends<p>The entire cannabis community went on high alert when Attorney General Jeff Sessions announced his intention to begin …

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State urges Florida Supreme Court to stay out of 'homegrown' medical marijuana case

click to enlarge<p>Lawyers for the state asked the Florida Supreme Court to stay out of a legal battle, at least for now, over whether a lung-cancer …

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Judges won’t let lawsuits stand in way of Ohio’s medical marijuana program

Two Ohio judges have refused to stop the state’s medical marijuana program, enabling regulators to continue to strive to meet a Sept. 8 statutory …

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A gateway drug? Breaking down two commonly cited assertions by Tory senators as cannabis legalization nears

As legislation to legalize recreational cannabis drags on in the Senate, two assertions about the drug are frequently cited by skeptics in the Red Chamber: that ending prohibition will lead to an increase in teen use; and that marijuana is a so-called gateway to harder drugs.<p>While five separate …

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OPED: Cannabis Legalization: Not if but how

In Nov. 2018, Wisconsin voters will cast ballots for governor, attorney general, secretary of state, state treasurer, all 99 state assembly reps and …

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Louisiana Law Changes: Abortion, Hazing and Marijuana

Louisiana lawmakers filed over one thousand bills for consideration during the 2018 regular session between March and May.Among the approved bills …

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