Marijuana

This new tool writes and mails letters to Congress that make you sound smart about anything

We live in a time of political upheaval when speaking up is more important than ever. But putting your feelings on policy into words is a complicated …

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The Week in Weed, From Cannabis Headhunters to a Shocking Study About Inhaling Pot

A lot has been happening lately in the world of weed, from a shocking study about the danger of smoking it to an important ballot measure about …

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Colorado town getting a drive-through marijuana shop

The western Colorado town of Parachute is getting a drive-through marijuana shop, believed to be the first in the state.<p>The Parachute Board of …

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Marijuana smell leads officer to fake credit cards, licenses

Authorities say two Georgia men were arrested with drugs, fraudulent credit cards and driver's licenses after police smelled marijuana coming from a …

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Searching for Alaska's most legendary cannabis strain

"This isn't it," said Roger J. Cobb, looking at a marijuana bud between his fingertips.<p>Cobb was standing in the rain outside of a Big Lake apartment …

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Licensed marijuana businesses operate in the shadows without access to banks

Sometime next year, the most populous state in the nation will let licensed recreational pot sellers start cashing in on a multibillion-dollar …

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When Retirement Comes With a Daily Dose of Cannabis

Ruth Brunn finally said yes to marijuana. She is 98.<p>She pops a green pill filled with cannabis oil into her mouth with a sip of vitamin water. Then Ms. Brunn, who has neuropathy, settles back in her wheelchair and waits for the jabbing pain in her shoulders, arms and hands to ebb.<p>“I don’t feel high …

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Lucy Haslam: Grass grows under bill for medical marijuana

ON the first anniversary of Australian Medicinal Cannabis legislation that was supposed to be the “missing link” for patients, I want to say that …

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Truckers wary of Rx-pot law rollout

The trucking industry is grappling with how Arkansas' recent legalization of medical marijuana will affect it.<p>While commercial drivers license …

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Weed Porn: Ten Incredible Colorado Concentrates

Weed Porn: Ten Incredible Colorado Concentrates<p>Weed Porn: Best Marijuana-Infused Chocolates for Valentine's Day<p>Or sign in with a social …

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Romano: Doesn't medical marijuana deserve a free market too?

Around here, free market is the answer.<p>And it doesn't even require an actual question.<p>Education gap? Let the business community fix it. Health …

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Why it’s time for colleges to rethink punishment for pot

College football coaches love to preach.<p>Nick Saban is at the pulpit often.<p>Here’s what Alabama’s head coach says about college football’s approach to …

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How to Take a Pot Vacation Without Getting Arrested

How much you can buy, and where you can smoke it.<p>"Once you have your purple mountains in, we're going to add the blue ones," Puff, Pass & Paint founder Heidi Keyes tells a group of 20 students. Each is armed with his or her own canvass, paint brush, acrylic paints, and—it goes without …

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Washington may have finally found bipartisan consensus with Congressional Cannabis Caucus

Bipartisan House lawmakers launch pro-marijuana club<p>A bipartisan group of federal lawmakers launched the Congressional Cannabis Caucus with a press conference at the U.S. Capitol on Thursday afternoon.<p>Members of the Cannabis Caucus see marijuana reform as an important issue and will make a …

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Marijuana Stocks: Plenty of Business Diversity, Yet One Common Theme

Marijuana, excuse the pun, has been growing like a weed for some time now. Just 21 years after California became the first state to legalize cannabis for medical purposes, there are now a total of 28 states that have legalized medical marijuana. Likewise, just a little over four years after voters …

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Why That Maui Wowie Doesn’t Hit You The Same Way Every Time

Humans and chimpanzees are often described as cousins, but that analogy doesn’t quite capture the true distance in the relationship. Cousins, after …

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Germany's New Weed Laws: What You Need to Know

<i>Here at Highsnobiety, our interests extend far beyond the world of fashion and sneakers. We’ve always got our finger on the pulse of wider cultural</i> …

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Should the state expunge past marijuana convictions from people’s criminal records?

<b>YES</b><p><b>Seth Blumenthal</b><p><i>Newton resident, lecturer on marijuana in American history at Boston University</i><p>The November ballot question to legalize marijuana …

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The Liberals Are Sending Former Police Chief Bill Blair on a National Weed Tour

Here’s your chance to tell the government what legalization should look like.<p>Liberal MP Bill Blair—formerly known as Toronto's chief of police—has reportedly started a cross-country tour to meet and talk with Canadians about the upcoming legalization of marijuana.<p>The announcement, which came via …

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How and where to attend cannabis-infused dinners (and a cooking class) in Los Angeles

There are more reasons than ever for Angelenos to explore marijuana. In November, California passed Proposition 64, which legalized the recreational use of marijuana for adults, and the sale of recreational marijuana in retail locations in 2018. While most are more familiar with smoking marijuana, …

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Houston Area To Decriminalize Some Low-Level Marijuana Possession

The new policy applies to possession of less than 4 ounces of weed and is set to take effect on March 1.<p>By Jon Herskovitz | AUSTIN, TEXAS<p>Houston and the county containing the fourth most-populous U.S. city will decriminalize low-level marijuana possession, with officials saying on Thursday throwing …

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Proposal for additional marijuana "privilege" tax

<b><br>Rep. Doug House,</b> who's handling <b>medical marijuana</b> legislation, introduced a bill for an additional<b> tax on marijuana sales</b> today.<br>The law already …

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Want to Smell Like Weed Without Smoking? Try Some Pot Perfume

Some Angelenos love weed so much that they want to smell like it — even when they haven't been toking. At least, that's what Sherman Oaks-based …

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The Week in Weed: Cheap Drugs and Candy Bars, Hot Models Deliver Weed, Marijuana Money Funds College Scholarships, CannaCon Hits Seattle

The Week in Weed: Candy Bars, Hot Models, and CannaCon by Amber CortesMore expensive than drugs? Anadolu Agency This week, weed’s been around. Its …

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6 new things we learned from California’s Cannabis Czar

Lori Ajax, chief of the Bureau of Medical Cannabis Regulation, talked to us on Friday at the International Cannabis Business Conference in San …

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This Pot-Entrepreneur Is Fighting Prohibition, and Winning

On a busy DC street corner, on a cold afternoon, a Mercedes-Benz sits parked outside of a storefront window. There are other cars parked on the …

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Smell of weed in Denver leads feds to bust of Nebraska marijuana network

An investigation of an alleged interstate crime network all started with an anonymous tip about a pungent odor emanating from a rental home in …

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Colorado State University Study Shows Marijuana May Not Help Depression

The medicinal uses of marijuana span a wide variety of diseases and disorders, but a recent study conducted by Colorado State University indicates …

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'People need it': Group protests raids on Saint John pot shops

Medical marijuana users say dispensaries allow them to get their medication more conveniently<p>About 20 people rallied outside Saint John City Hall on …

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Ask a Stoner: Is Pot Smoke Harmful to Dogs?

<b>Dear Stoner</b>: I always feel so bad for dogs when people blow smoke in their faces. I can tell they don’t like it. Are they getting high, or is it just …

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