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Senator Hatch Introduces Pun Filled Press Release to Introduce Medical Marijuana Research Bill

It's not what you would expect from an 83-year-old Mormon! This news release from Senator Orrin Hatch is filled with cannabis puns like “It’s high time to address research into medical marijuana." ... Read More »


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Teen marijuana use falls to 20-year low, defying legalization opponents’ predictions

The last time Marijuana use among teens was this low... 1994.

Starting in 2016 with the legalization of cannabis in Washington and Oregon, rates of marijuana among the nations 12 to 17 year... Read More »


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Vote Protecting Medical Marijuana States Blocked by House GOP

This past Wednesday, several lawmakers met to decide if the House should vote on an amendment that would prevent the Justice Department from pursuing states that have legalized medical marijuana. T... Read More »


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Mexico Legalizes Medical Cannabis

Yesterday, 6/19/2017, Mexico officially legalized medical cannabis across the entire country. A bill was submitted in December of last year and received overwhelming support from Mexico's senate an... Read More »


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Cancer Patient Sues Florida

Joe Redner is suing the Florida Department of Health so that he can grow his own cannabis plants. Redner is a 77-year-old, strip club entrepreneur and is currently fighting stage-4 lung cancer. Red... Read More »


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Jeff Sessions Asked Congress to Let Him Prosecute Medical Marijuana Providers

U.S. Attorney General Jeff Sessions is asking Congressional leaders not to renew a current federal law that prevents the Department of Justice from spending money to interfere with state medical ma... Read More »


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Actions Trump Words

With Donald Trump being in office for a little over four months now, his cabinet is finally complete. Some of these members include Attorney General Jeff Sessions, Press Secretary Sean Sp... Read More »


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Vermont House Passes Marijuana Bill by a Hair

Vermont Coalition to Regulate Marijuana urge to voters to call Governor Phil Scott to tell him to support H. 170 was a success. Late Wednesday, May 3rd, the Vermont House gave final appro... Read More »


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FED Crackdown on Recreational Pot Imminent

As the nation adjusts to a new political regime, the cannabis industry is taking a collective breath.

Over the last few years, recreational cannabis laws initially started ... Read More »