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Why New York’s plan to legalize cannabis for adult recreational use is a big deal - MarketWatch

Google - Cannabis - Mon, 01/21/2019 - 09:47
Why New York’s plan to legalize cannabis for adult recreational use is a big deal  MarketWatch

New York Gov. Andrew Cuomo's plan to legalize cannabis for adult recreational use in the Empire State is a milestone in the effort toward full legalization of the ...

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Legalization of marijuana off to sluggish start in Sonoma County - Sonoma Index-Tribune

Google - Cannabis - Mon, 01/21/2019 - 09:32
Legalization of marijuana off to sluggish start in Sonoma County  Sonoma Index-Tribune

The massive buildings on Giffen Avenue in southwest Santa Rosa had been vacant for more than seven years, abandoned one by one and left to skateboarders ...

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New guidelines may reduce risk of legal marijuana in youth - CBC.ca

Google - Cannabis - Mon, 01/21/2019 - 08:15
New guidelines may reduce risk of legal marijuana in youth  CBC.ca

There are unanswered questions about the health effects of legal marijuana used for recreational purposes. A new set of expert guidelines may help lower the ...

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Morrisville State to offer cannabis industry minor - newyorkupstate.com

Google - Cannabis - Mon, 01/21/2019 - 07:46
Morrisville State to offer cannabis industry minor  newyorkupstate.com

This goes way beyond growing a few pot plants in your dorm room closet. Morrisville State College is planning to offer a minor in the “cannabis industry” starting ...

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Silver pot: Marijuana use is growing among seniors. Is that good or bad? - National Post

Google - Cannabis - Mon, 01/21/2019 - 07:26
Silver pot: Marijuana use is growing among seniors. Is that good or bad?  National Post

Here's what is known, and not, about the benefits and risks of using marijuana in later life.

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Class action against Moncton-based medical cannabis producer certified by Nova Scotia Supreme Court - Global News

Google - Cannabis - Mon, 01/21/2019 - 07:12
Class action against Moncton-based medical cannabis producer certified by Nova Scotia Supreme Court  Global News

A class-action lawsuit against a Moncton-based medical cannabis producer has been given the green light to proceed to trial, according to Halifax-based law ...

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Pot Stocks, ETFs, Top News And Data From The Cannabis Industry This Week - Yahoo! Finance News

Google - Cannabis - Mon, 01/21/2019 - 06:56
Pot Stocks, ETFs, Top News And Data From The Cannabis Industry This Week  Yahoo! Finance News

There were numerous political announcements shaping the industry last week, with a Michigan state board ruling that more than 60 medical cannabis ...

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MSP: Driver high on marijuana sidewipes patrol car responding to crash on I-75 - Detroit Free Press

Google - Cannabis - Mon, 01/21/2019 - 06:42
MSP: Driver high on marijuana sidewipes patrol car responding to crash on I-75  Detroit Free Press

The trooper was parked on the shoulder responding to a crash on I-75 when his patrol car was hit by Chevy Malibu driven by a 26-year-old man.

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The Preferred Way to Own Marijuana Stock - Motley Fool

Google - Cannabis - Mon, 01/21/2019 - 06:32
The Preferred Way to Own Marijuana Stock  Motley Fool

2019 has gotten off to a great start for marijuana stocks. After a tough 2018, investors are excited about new prospects for cannabis companies, including the ...

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Sask. woman sues province for medicinal cannabis coverage - The GrowthOp

Google - Cannabis - Mon, 01/21/2019 - 05:18
Sask. woman sues province for medicinal cannabis coverage  The GrowthOp

A Saskatoon woman who uses medicinal cannabis to treat Crohn's Disease and other illnesses, is asking a court to compel the province to subsidize the cost of ...

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Cannabis retailers can't bank like other businesses, so they are sending lobbyists to Capitol Hill - Business Insider

Google - Cannabis - Mon, 01/21/2019 - 05:01
Cannabis retailers can't bank like other businesses, so they are sending lobbyists to Capitol Hill  Business Insider

Cannabis startups are heading to Capitol Hill — sending lobbyists to fight for a bill that would provide the industry with something it lacks: banks.

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Alberta company to open cannabis store in Kingston - The Kingston Whig-Standard

Google - Cannabis - Mon, 01/21/2019 - 04:57
Alberta company to open cannabis store in Kingston  The Kingston Whig-Standard

An Alberta company has announced that it hopes to open a cannabis dispensary in Kingston on April 1.The CEO of Inner Spirit Holdings said it will aim for an ...

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Illinois’ new governor touts legal marijuana, but will he remove roadblocks to expand medical pot? - Chicago Tribune

Google - Cannabis - Mon, 01/21/2019 - 03:01
Illinois’ new governor touts legal marijuana, but will he remove roadblocks to expand medical pot?  Chicago Tribune

Long before recreational marijuana comes to Illinois, new Governor J.B. Pritzker could decide to expand medical marijuana simply by allowing new conditions ...

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Local Cannabis Retailers Struggling to Meet Demand January 21, 2019 - VOCM

Google - Cannabis - Mon, 01/21/2019 - 02:13
Local Cannabis Retailers Struggling to Meet Demand January 21, 2019  VOCM

The owner of a local cannabis store says the continuous shortage of cannabis around the province is both frustrating and tough for business. Kenneth Oliver, the ...

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Legalizing marijuana in Minnesota could be long shot this legislative session - KFGO News

Google - Cannabis - Mon, 01/21/2019 - 02:02
Legalizing marijuana in Minnesota could be long shot this legislative session  KFGO News

ST. PAUL, MINN. (MNN) - Despite a big push from supporters, chances don't look particularly good this legislative session for Minnesota legalizing recreational ...

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'It's not working': Why some weed dispensaries are staying open - CBC.ca

Google - Cannabis - Mon, 01/21/2019 - 01:00
'It's not working': Why some weed dispensaries are staying open  CBC.ca

Cannabis NB is the only legal place to buy cannabis in New Brunswick. But you wouldn't know that based on the number of private dispensaries still serving ...

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Windsor city council to vote on cannabis shops - CBC.ca

Google - Cannabis - Mon, 01/21/2019 - 01:00
Windsor city council to vote on cannabis shops  CBC.ca

City council has to decide Monday night whether to opt out of having cannabis retail shops.

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FL: Surgeon General Urges More Americans To Carry Opioid Antidote - WLRN

Bot - Cannabis - Mon, 01/21/2019 - 00:57
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FL: Surgeon General Urges More Americans To Carry Opioid Antidote - WLRN

Drug News Bot - Mon, 01/21/2019 - 00:57
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FL: opioid crisis - WLRN

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