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The legal cannabusiness has been pushing innovation in all things growing and manufacturing related.

A year ago, marijuana legalization looked like it was on a roll in the Northeast — it had already passed in three of the region’s states and was a priority for governors in three more, including the populous New York.

Statewide sales of legal marijuana totaled $19.7 million in the first 12 days, officials said.

Patients who live in states where medical marijuana is legal are less likely to use opioids to treat their chronic pain. That's according to a recent study by three Florida International University professors who sought to examine the effect of cannabis laws on opioid use.

The results could pave the way to new treatments for anxiety.

Low-level marijuana possession is no longer punishable by the threat of jail time in Hawaii.

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Wednesday December 25

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Thursday December 26

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Friday December 27

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Friday December 27

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Friday December 27

Cannabis use rising faster among depressed Americans - Cannabis News

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