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Male vs. Female Cannabis: How to Determine the Sex of Your Plant - Leafly

Tue, 09/19/2017 - 11:42

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Male vs. Female Cannabis: How to Determine the Sex of Your Plant
Leafly
Because cannabis grows as either a male or female plant, we can isolate the benefits of growing females with or without male interference. Introducing both males and females will result in cross-pollination and thus seeds, which is how a breeder ...

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9 of 10 Docs Unprepared to Prescribe Marijuana - WebMD

Tue, 09/19/2017 - 10:26

9 of 10 Docs Unprepared to Prescribe Marijuana
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Curriculum deans at 101 medical schools completed surveys about marijuana education. Just over two-thirds said their graduates weren't prepared to prescribe medical marijuana. One-quarter said their graduates weren't even able to answer questions ...

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Dr. Oz Says Medical Marijuana Could Help Solve Opioid Addiction - Forbes

Tue, 09/19/2017 - 04:16

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Dr. Oz Says Medical Marijuana Could Help Solve Opioid Addiction
Forbes
"The real story is the hypocrisy around medical marijuana," Mehmet Oz -- better known as Dr. Oz -- said in an appearance on Fox News on Tuesday morning. "People think it's a gateway drug to narcotics. It may be the exit drug to get us out of the ...

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MARIJUANAVILLE? Phoenix-based cannabis company buys small California town - FOX 10 News Phoenix

Mon, 09/18/2017 - 21:19

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MARIJUANAVILLE? Phoenix-based cannabis company buys small California town
FOX 10 News Phoenix
NIPTON, Calif. (KSAZ) - A pot paradise could soon take shape, just on the other side of the Arizona-California State Line, as a Valley-based cannabis company bought an entire town in the Golden State. With a recreational marijuana law going in to ...
Valley marijuana company looking to build 'pot paradise' in CaliforniaABC15 Arizona

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High Number of Applicants for Arkansas Medical Marijuana - Leafly

Mon, 09/18/2017 - 16:07

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High Number of Applicants for Arkansas Medical Marijuana
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Applicants faced a three-hour wait ahead of Monday afternoon's deadline, as their number greatly exceeded the clerks available to review paperwork to ensure it was complete. Those hoping to grow medical marijuana had to pay a $15,000 application fee, ...
Some still opposed to medical marijuana in the Natural StateTHV 11
300 applications submitted for medical marijuana facilitiesKATV
Arkansas braces for hundreds of last-minute medical marijuana biz appsThe Cannabist
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New Brunswick Announces $90 Million Cannabis Buy - Leafly

Mon, 09/18/2017 - 15:26

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New Brunswick Announces $90 Million Cannabis Buy
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Late last week, New Brunswick stepped up with an answer, announcing multimillion-dollar deals with a pair of federally licensed medical marijuana producers. New Brunswick's Organigram Holdings will supply the province with five million grams of ...

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Detroit Voters Will Have Say in Cannabis Regulations - Leafly

Mon, 09/18/2017 - 12:16

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Detroit Voters Will Have Say in Cannabis Regulations
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Detroit voters will have an opportunity to weigh in on the region's cannabis industry in November, when newly proposed regulations appear on the local ballot. The changes, which would amend existing medical marijuana rules, include allowing ...

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Medical marijuana retail outlet coming to Fort Lauderdale - Miami Herald

Mon, 09/18/2017 - 12:07

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Medical marijuana retail outlet coming to Fort Lauderdale
Miami Herald
Liberty Health Sciences, one of a dozen licensed medical marijuana cultivators and distributors in Florida, announced Monday that it plans to open a retail outlet in Fort Lauderdale. The shop, which is subject to government approvals, is to be located ...

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9-foot marijuana plant found during domestic dispute investigation - Atlanta Journal Constitution

Mon, 09/18/2017 - 08:16

Atlanta Journal Constitution

9-foot marijuana plant found during domestic dispute investigation
Atlanta Journal Constitution
When Clayton County sheriff's deputies responded to a domestic dispute earlier this month, they instead found a 9-foot-tall marijuana plant and another 4-foot-tall plant. The incident began Sept. 7 on Mockingbird Trail when Diane Hazelrigs told ...

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This country is tapping into the lucrative marijuana industry that could make Africa rich - Quartz

Mon, 09/18/2017 - 07:44

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This country is tapping into the lucrative marijuana industry that could make Africa rich
Quartz
Zimbabwe is also considering legalizing cannabis after a Canadian firm approached the Zimbabwean government for a license to produce mbanje, Zimbabwe's word for marijuana. Many expected South Africa would be the first to legalize marijuana after a ...

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California Officially Calls On Feds To Reclassify Marijuana - Forbes - Forbes

Mon, 09/18/2017 - 06:16

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California Officially Calls On Feds To Reclassify Marijuana - Forbes
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California legislators approved a joint resolution urging Congress and the Trump administration to take cannabis out of the restrictive Schedule I category.

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Ontario to toughen penalties for driving under the influence of marijuana - Toronto Star

Mon, 09/18/2017 - 06:12

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Ontario to toughen penalties for driving under the influence of marijuana
Toronto Star
“We had a goal to balance the new freedom that people in Ontario will have to use cannabis recreationally with everyone's expectation that it will be managed responsibly,” the premier said. Recreational marijuana will only be sold here by the ...
Licensing committee backs government's pot plan as activists demand rights to marijuana loungesCP24 Toronto's Breaking News
Ontario Improving Road Safety Ahead of Cannabis LegalizationGovernment of Ontario News
Chris Selley: Ontarians got the marijuana retail system they deserve ...National Post
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SA firm gets green light to grow marijuana in Lesotho - Eyewitness News

Mon, 09/18/2017 - 00:17

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SA firm gets green light to grow marijuana in Lesotho
Eyewitness News
But it can now add the title of the first official cannabis producer for medical purposes in Africa to its description. The company's MD Richard Davies has called the move a historic decision, saying this will allow Lesotho to play a significant role ...

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Conflicting advice presented to marijuana rulemakers - Press Herald

Mon, 09/18/2017 - 00:07

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Conflicting advice presented to marijuana rulemakers
Press Herald
When Maine solicited advice on how to set up its new recreational cannabis market, about a dozen groups from all over the country, from national marijuana consulting firms to the manager of a small Maine town, chimed in: Ban marijuana social clubs ...
Eastern Maine Town to Consider Marijuana BanU.S. News & World Report

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Nearly 100 marijuana plants, 17 guns seized in Huntersville - Charlotte Observer

Sun, 09/17/2017 - 13:58

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Nearly 100 marijuana plants, 17 guns seized in Huntersville
Charlotte Observer
Huntersville police found a sizable marijuana-growing operation at a home on Devin Alley Drive on Friday, and one man was arrested. Police found 94 marijuana plants, and some were more than six feet tall, according to a Huntersville Police Department ...
Police: Marijuana Plants, Guns Seized From N Carolina HomeU.S. News & World Report
Police seize 94 marijuana plants, 50 pounds of pot from Huntersville homeWSOC Charlotte
Police seize over 90 actively growing marijuana plants, 17 firearm from Huntersville homeWCNC
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Wynne's cannabis retail plan a buzzkill - Toronto Sun

Sun, 09/17/2017 - 09:37

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Wynne's cannabis retail plan a buzzkill
Toronto Sun
While politicos were feverishly high with Premier Kathleen Wynne testifying in a Sudbury courtroom last week at the trial of her Liberal Party lieutenants facing election law bribery charges, Ontarians were left scratching their heads after her ...

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Bill Maher's Liberal States' Rights Rant Includes Legal Marijuana - Forbes

Sun, 09/17/2017 - 04:49

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Bill Maher's Liberal States' Rights Rant Includes Legal Marijuana
Forbes
... the federal government thinks it knows better how to do things that we do here in our own state," he said, putting on a fake Southern conservative accent that sounded not unlike that of U.S. Attorney General Jeff Sessions, an ardent legal cannabis ...

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