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The 5-Minute Guide on How to Invest in Marijuana Stocks

Do you have a few moments? Interested in marijuana stocks? Here's a brief look at the marijuana stocks available on the market.<p>For those wondering …

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CBD for arthritis: Benefits, use, and side effects

Recent studies suggest that cannabidiol oil (CBD oil) could play a role in the treatment of arthritis. What are the benefits CBD oil and are there …

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No 'significant issues' from marijuana legalization, says Colorado medical officer

Keep marijuana and alcohol separate, Dr. Larry Wolk advises<p>The Chief Medical Officer in Colorado, where marijuana was legalized in 2014, has some …

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4 Top Marijuana Stocks to Buy in 2018

They all have one very important thing in common -- location, location, location!<p>There have been few industries, if any, hotter than legal marijuana …

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Marijuana firm Aphria meets with TSX in wake of sector review

Aphria Inc., a Canadian cannabis company with investments in the United States, says it met with officials from the Toronto Stock Exchange last Friday, days after the TSX threatened to delist companies that violate U.S. federal drug laws.<p>The TSX said last week that it is initiating a review of …

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Finally, a degree in marijuana: But it’s not for stoners or slackers.

When Alex Roth’s mother sent him an article announcing a new degree program being offered at Northern Michigan University, the sophomore immediately switched his major. Roth is now majoring in cannabis.<p>The program, Medicinal Plant Chemistry, is the first program to offer a 4-year undergraduate …

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Dr. Oz says medical marijuana could be key in ending opioid crisis

Every day, more than 90 Americans die after overdosing on opioids, according to the National Institute of Health.<p>The misuse and addiction of these prescription pain killers has ignited President Donald Trump to formally declare it a national emergency—which is expected this week.<p>Cardiothoracic …

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VC firm targets budding ancillary cannabis market

When Karan Wadhera abandoned a successful career as an investment banker in Asia to plunge into North America’s cannabis industry, former colleagues …

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How To Get Legal Weed In California In 30 Minutes Or Less

Ad failed to load<p>I'm not saying that I moved to LA from New York specifically for the weed but, it was definitely one of the major contributing …

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The law on smoking breaks at work and how often you can go out for a cigarette - Cornwall Live

If a colleague is disappearing out for a smoking break every half an hour, is that OK?<p>Maybe it has left you asking what is the law surrounding …

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Legal pot plants a growing worry

Real estate agents are worried about damage to home interiors with the proliferation of legal medical marijuana grow-ops in residences, even before …

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California fires: Cannabis farm fundraisers shut down

<b>Crowdfunding efforts to help legal cannabis farms damaged in California's wildfires have been closed down because of fear of contradictory national laws.</b><p>More than $13,000 (£10,000) was raised for the dozens of businesses.<p>Medical cannabis is already legal in California and it is set to be sold …

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3 Arguments for and Against Legalizing Marijuana

Where do you stand?<p>There's arguably no industry in the U.S. that's growing at a faster, more consistent pace than legal marijuana. <i>Marijuana Business</i> …

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BRIEF-Aurora Cannabis and Radient Technologies announce extension towards finalizing agreement

Oct 23 (Reuters) - Aurora Cannabis Inc ACB.TO<p>* Aurora Cannabis and Radient Technologies announce extension towards finalizing agreement

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Pumpkin spice pot brownies are officially here, so stoners can get into the fall spirit too

Weed lovers, rejoice! A San Francisco based cannabis company, GOOD CO-OP, just released a pumpkin spice marijuana brownie for stoners in California …

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Corey Feldman faces marijuana charge in Louisiana | NOLA.com

Former child actor and current musician Corey Feldman faces a marijuana charge after the drug was found on his tour bus in the northeast Louisiana …

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BBC Radio Wales - Eye on Wales, Legalising Cannabis

This week’s Eye on Wales looks at the growing campaign to rehabilitate cannabis from a drug on the wrong side of the law to a medication sitting on our pharmacy shelves.<p>Presenter Kayley Thomas hears how a network of people have been secretly supplying herbal cannabis to sick people for years and …

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Former NFL Players Say League Should Allow Players to Use Marijuana to Treat Pain, Injuries

That doesn't mean players in the National Football League aren't using the drug. Quite the opposite. Eben Britton, who retired in 2014 after seven …

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Cardi B claims hotel kicked her out, accuses 'racist' cops

Cardi B claims that an Albany, N.Y. hotel that kicked her and her team out after smelling weed blamed the wrong room.<p>The 25-year-old “Bodak Yellow” …

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Review study finds limited data on medical cannabis use in children

Strongest evidence supports use to reduce seizures, side effects of chemotherapy<p>A systematic review of published studies on the use of medical …

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Panel overseeing legal pot selects 1st executive director

The state agency created to oversee legal marijuana in Massachusetts has selected its first executive director.<p>The Cannabis Control Commission on …

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EDITORIAL: Curbing growth in cigarette sales

Too steep a rise in the tax could adversely hurt the industry, which directly and indirectly employs an estimated 3.5 million workers, including …

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I smoke weed to survive my high-stress job

With New York’s decriminalization of marijuana and the rise of near-odorless vaping — according to the Blinc Group, a cannabis-industry advocate, …

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Couple orders storage bins from Amazon, find 29 kilos of pot inside

An Orlando couple put in an online order for some totes and when they opened that package, there was a special gift inside.<p>The couple, who wish not …

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Woody Harrelson: Quitting pot was easier than telling Willie Nelson

Would YOU want to tell Willie Nelson you wouldn't be blazing up together anymore?<p>Randy Holmes, ABC<p>Jayme Deerwester, USA TODAY<p>Turns out that for Woody Harrelson, one of America's most storied potheads, quitting weed wasn't nearly as hard as breaking the news to fellow mega-stoner Willie …

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This Bath Bomb Has the Same Ingredients Found in Marijuana

Between fidget spinner bath bombs and Lush’s Halloween varieties (that sparkly pumpkin, though!), we thought we’d seen it all in the bath bomb department. As it turn out, we were very, very wrong. Mirai Clinical, a brand specializing in Japanese skin and body care products, has just introduced the …

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Legal Marijuana Is Becoming the Norm

One sign of the shift came in Wednesday's debate among the Democrats running for governor of Illinois. The state didn't get its first medical …

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Let states make the call on marijuana decriminalization

Although it is against federal law to sell or possess marijuana, 31 states allow it for medical purposes and 46 allow at least some form of cannabis …

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Op Ed: The Enlightened State of Colorado

Today cannabis remains illegal under federal law. It is considered a “Schedule 1” drug and, according to Congress, it has a high potential for abuse, …

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Peru votes to legalise medical marijuana

Peru has become the latest country to legalise marijuana for medicinal use.<p>The majority of Peru's congress approved the legalisation supported by …

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