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Canadians Support Expungement of Marijuana Criminal Records

Thu, 25 May 2017 18:43:12 +0000
Source: The Weed Blog

Canadians Support Expungement of Marijuana Criminal Records:

A recent poll reveals that a majority of Canadians support expungement of marijuana criminal records. It has certainly been interesting to follow the national trends in our northern neighbor Canada for cannabis legislation and overall public opinion about cannabis as we try to navigate this territory in the United States. In our most recent coverage [...]

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NFL HOF Linebacker Jack Ham Advocates for Cannabis in Pennsylvania

Thu, 25 May 2017 18:28:47 +0000
Source: The Weed Blog

NFL HOF Linebacker Jack Ham Advocates for Cannabis in Pennsylvania:

NFL HOF Linebacker Jack Ham advocates for cannabis in Pennsylvania and will serve as a spokesperson and consultant for AGRiMED, which has plans to grow and provide cannabis for patients who meet a qualifying medical condition for the therapeutic use of marijuana.  This partnership plans to advocate for medical marijuana in Pennsylvania  by connecting patients with the [...]

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Will Minnesota Marijuana Legalization Happen in 2017?

Thu, 25 May 2017 18:04:55 +0000
Source: The Weed Blog

Will Minnesota Marijuana Legalization Happen in 2017?:

As a follow up to our coverage on Minnesota marijuana policy, we wanted to bring you the latest on what is going on in the State right in America’s heartland. Will Minnesota marijuana legalization happen in 2017? To set the stage, medical marijuana became legal in Minnesota on July 1, 2015 after a bill full [...]

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How Long Does Marijuana Stay in Your System? [Infographic]

Wed, 24 May 2017 16:46:10 +0000
Source: The Weed Blog

How Long Does Marijuana Stay in Your System? [Infographic]:

We’ve covered how to pass a drug test for marijuana before. But, how long does marijuana stay in your system is the most frequently asked question that we receive. While there is no definitive answer, we have presented some guidelines. The data used to create this infographic is gathered from research on drug testing methods and [...]

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Vermont Governor Phil Scott Vetoes Legalization Bill

Wed, 24 May 2017 16:00:48 +0000
Source: The Weed Blog

Vermont Governor Phil Scott Vetoes Legalization Bill:

We have been covering the proposed marijuana legalization bill in Vermont very closely this legislative session, so you can imagine my disappointment when this letter came to my inbox today, stating that Vermont Governor Phil Scott vetoes legalization bill. Governor Scott states that he want to get this right and that perhaps they need to move [...]

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Legal Marijuana Sales Could Be Even Bigger than Ice Cream

Tue, 23 May 2017 18:44:10 +0000
Source: The Weed Blog

Legal Marijuana Sales Could Be Even Bigger than Ice Cream:

Although the cannabis industry is weathering through some tough times with the current administration in the U.S., the election last November made it clear that this moment and industry is only going one way with the public: forward.  This was pronounced even further by a recent study done by Marijuana Business Daily, where it was [...]

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RedHat Ralph’s Top 10 Marijuana Dispensary Picks in Portland, Oregon

Tue, 23 May 2017 18:29:43 +0000
Source: The Weed Blog

RedHat Ralph’s Top 10 Marijuana Dispensary Picks in Portland, Oregon:

I have been writing for The Weed Blog for several months now, but many of you might not know that the whole reason my path ever crossed with the site’s owners was because of a by-chance meeting at an event at Serra Cannabis on SE Belmont. Leah was so intrigued with my story about how [...]

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Cannabis Industry Professionals Respond to Jeff Sessions Memo

Tue, 23 May 2017 17:37:30 +0000
Source: The Weed Blog

Cannabis Industry Professionals Respond to Jeff Sessions Memo:

Attorney General Jeff Sessions directs prosecutors to seek toughest drug charges, harshest practices of the drug war.  How will cannabis industry professionals respond to Jeff Sessions memo? In a two-page memo sent to more than 5,000 assistant U.S. attorneys across the country and all assistant AGs in Washington, the policy orders prosecutors to “charge and [...]

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Ohio Supreme Court Justice Says It’s Time to Decriminalize Marijuana

Tue, 23 May 2017 17:33:45 +0000
Source: The Weed Blog

Ohio Supreme Court Justice Says It’s Time to Decriminalize Marijuana:

Ohio Supreme Court Justice says it’s time to decriminalize marijuana, Justice O’Neill, a democrat holding an Ohio statewide office, said making marijuana legal is working in Colorado and doing it in Ohio would bring hundreds of millions of dollars in sales taxes.  O’Neill also announced earlier this year that he’s considering stepping down and making [...]

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Michigan Begins Circulating Marijuana Legalization Petitions

Mon, 22 May 2017 16:50:36 +0000
Source: The Weed Blog

Michigan Begins Circulating Marijuana Legalization Petitions:

The Board of State Canvassers in Michigan unanimously approved the form of petitions to legalize recreational/adult-use marijuana last week.  They were submitted by the Coalition to Regulate Marijuana Like Alcohol, who plans to begin collecting signatures immediately in hopes of making the 2018 ballot. According to The Detroit News: Petitioners will have to collect at least [...]

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