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UK: 10 things I wish I'd known before I'd had childrenaEand - Daily Mail Online

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An Accident Turned a Recreational User Into a Medical Marijuana Advocate - Connecticut Magazine

Google - Cannabis - Wed, 03/20/2019 - 22:00
An Accident Turned a Recreational User Into a Medical Marijuana Advocate  Connecticut Magazine

Mark Braunstein has lived on both ends of the marijuana spectrum. As a teenager on Long Island in the late 1960s, he smoked recreationally. As a 67-year-old ...

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RI law enforcement leaders disagree on marijuana legalization - WPRI 12 Eyewitness News

Google - Cannabis - Wed, 03/20/2019 - 21:05
RI law enforcement leaders disagree on marijuana legalization  WPRI 12 Eyewitness News

PROVIDENCE, R.I (WPRI) -- The superintendent of the Rhode Island State Police said Wednesday he supports Gov. Gina Raimondo's plan to tax and regulate ...

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SandSJ Statement on Cannabis Legalization - InsiderNJ

Google - Cannabis - Wed, 03/20/2019 - 19:54
SandSJ Statement on Cannabis Legalization  InsiderNJ

Salvation and Social Justice has fought vigorously alongside several advocacy organizations to end cannabis prohibition. The failed drug war has devastated ...

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Suburban schools add contract counselors as vaping, marijuana use booms - Star Tribune

Google - Cannabis - Wed, 03/20/2019 - 18:55
Suburban schools add contract counselors as vaping, marijuana use booms  Star Tribune

Chris Lawler works as a chemical dependency counselor twice a week at Edina High School. He provides the same services the rest of the week at Mound ...

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CBD is being sold at the largest drugstore chain in the U.S. - MarketWatch

Google - Cannabis - Wed, 03/20/2019 - 18:21
CBD is being sold at the largest drugstore chain in the U.S.  MarketWatch

U.S. cannabis retailer Curaleaf Holdings Inc. said late Wednesday that it has inked a deal with CVS Health Corp. to carry its line of cannabidiol, or CBD,...

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B.C. approves first legal pot shop in Victoria - CTV News

Google - Cannabis - Wed, 03/20/2019 - 17:37
B.C. approves first legal pot shop in Victoria  CTV News

Recreational cannabis sales are one step closer to reaching Victoria's storefronts as one prospective retailer says it has now earned provincial approval to ...

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Recreational marijuana has been legal in Colorado for years. What can Illinois learn before its residents start firing up? - Chicago Tribune

Google - Cannabis - Wed, 03/20/2019 - 17:05
Recreational marijuana has been legal in Colorado for years. What can Illinois learn before its residents start firing up?  Chicago Tribune

Colorado's experience with marijuana legalization offers lessons for Illinois. As lawmakers draft a proposal to allow adult use of recreational pot, with the support ...

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It's time to modernize Nebraska's marijuana laws, senator says - Lincoln Journal Star

Google - Cannabis - Wed, 03/20/2019 - 17:00
It's time to modernize Nebraska's marijuana laws, senator says  Lincoln Journal Star

Marijuana laws — both possession and distribution amounts — need to be overhauled, according to Omaha Sen. Justin Wayne.

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Woman handed out marijuana cookies at St. Patrick's Day parade, authorities say - WSB Atlanta

Google - Cannabis - Wed, 03/20/2019 - 16:15
Woman handed out marijuana cookies at St. Patrick's Day parade, authorities say  WSB Atlanta

A Wisconsin woman was arrested for handing out marijuana cookies at a St. Patrick's Day parade, police said.

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Minnesota cannabis firm goes public on Canadian stock exchange - Star Tribune

Google - Cannabis - Wed, 03/20/2019 - 16:13
Minnesota cannabis firm goes public on Canadian stock exchange  Star Tribune

Vireo, parent of Minnesota Medical Solutions that has a cannabis license for medical distribution locally, is valued at $550 million in Canadian dollars.

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California Marijuana Growers Are Producing So Much Weed They Could Crash the Market: Report - Newsweek

Google - Cannabis - Wed, 03/20/2019 - 15:50
California Marijuana Growers Are Producing So Much Weed They Could Crash the Market: Report  Newsweek

California marijuana growers could produce so much weed that they crash the market, The Sacramento Bee reported. The outlet said Tuesday that 1,142 acres ...

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Prepare To Experience Cannabis Like Never Before, Without Stepping Foot Into A Dispensary - Forbes

Google - Cannabis - Wed, 03/20/2019 - 15:26
Prepare To Experience Cannabis Like Never Before, Without Stepping Foot Into A Dispensary  Forbes

It's all about the experience. Whether it's the Museum of Ice Cream or a pop-up shop in Venice Beach, consumers love to touch, smell, taste and fully immerse ...

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Smoking Medical Marijuana Is Now Legal In Florida - Rolling Stone

Google - Cannabis - Wed, 03/20/2019 - 15:18
Smoking Medical Marijuana Is Now Legal In Florida  Rolling Stone

Way back when in 2016, the majority of Florida voters (more than 70 percent) said yes to a constitutional amendment that would make medical marijuana legal.

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Say Hello to Spring With These Floral Cannabis Accessories - Leafly

Google - Cannabis - Wed, 03/20/2019 - 14:49
Say Hello to Spring With These Floral Cannabis Accessories  Leafly

Spring is starting to rear its head as sunshine peeks through the cold winter days. Celebrate the warm season with these floral cannabis accessories.

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New evidence shows harmful effects of cannabis on mental health - TVNZ

Google - Cannabis - Wed, 03/20/2019 - 14:41
New evidence shows harmful effects of cannabis on mental health  TVNZ

As New Zealand considers cannabis reform, new evidence has come to light which shows people who smoke strong forms of the drug are at a much greater risk ...

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'Costco of Cannabis' Aims to Cut Prices in Half. Will it Work? - Leafly

Google - Cannabis - Wed, 03/20/2019 - 14:34
'Costco of Cannabis' Aims to Cut Prices in Half. Will it Work?  Leafly

Over the past year, small bags of legal cannabis have doubled in price in California—hitting a record $100 per eighth-ounce in San Francisco this year. This has ...

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Waterville council takes first vote to adopt marijuana ordinance - Kennebec Journal & Morning Sentinel

Google - Cannabis - Wed, 03/20/2019 - 14:24
Waterville council takes first vote to adopt marijuana ordinance  Kennebec Journal & Morning Sentinel

WATERVILLE — City councilors took a first vote Tuesday to adopt a marijuana ordinance that would regulate adult use and medical marijuana facilities in ...

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Cannabis Canada Daily: Canopy signs another extraction agreement ahead of edibles launch - Article - BNNBloomberg.ca

Google - Cannabis - Wed, 03/20/2019 - 13:49
Cannabis Canada Daily: Canopy signs another extraction agreement ahead of edibles launch - Article  BNNBloomberg.ca

TGOD releases full-year results, finally generates some revenue. The Green Organic Dutchman reported its year-end results late Tuesday with the company ...

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Five-hour public hearing ends with Stanislaus County decision on cannabis nurseries - Modesto Bee

Google - Cannabis - Wed, 03/20/2019 - 13:48
Five-hour public hearing ends with Stanislaus County decision on cannabis nurseries  Modesto Bee

In a five-hour public hearing Tuesday night, Stanislaus County supervisors heard a near-endless chorus of neighborhood opposition to permit applications for ...

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