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Niraj Chokshi ~ The Washington Post ~
 
Hoping to build on consecutive electoral victories, advocates say they have secured the first state marijuana legalization ballot measure for 2016.

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Douglas Ernst ~ The Washington Times
 
North Bonneville, Washington, has the distinction of launching the nation’s first government-run pot shop. Its mayor, Don Stevens, was the first customer.

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Tenth Amedndment Center
 
JEFFERSON CITY, Mo. (Mar. 12, 2015) – By a 10-1 vote yesterday, a Missouri state House committee approved a bill that would authorize the farming, production, and sale of industrial hemp in the state, effectively nullifying the federal prohibition on the same.

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Lots of people attended a cannabis conference in DC over the weekend. WUSA

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Jonathan Oosting ~ Michigan Live ~
 
LANSING, MI -- Michigan marijuana advocates have confirmed plans to launch a petition drive later this year and hope to put a legalization proposal on the statewide ballot in 2016.

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Leland Rucker ~ Bouder Weekly
 
About the time you think things couldn’t get any crazier in the American crazyquilt approach to cannabis

Recent News Articles

Monday March 25

Greater Boston's First Pot Shop Opening Weekend Goes 'According To Plan' - Cannabis News

in Cannabis News

by Bruce Kennedy - Editor in Chief

Brookline can now be added to the short list of Massachusetts cities and towns where…

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Monday March 25

CVS to sell CBD products in 800 stores in 8 states - Cannabis News

in Finance

by Bruce Kennedy - Editor in Chief

CBD-infused sprays, roll-ons, creams and salves will be offered as an 'alternative source of relief'.

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Monday March 25

Nearly Half of Anxiety Patients Find Medical Marijuana More Effective Than Pills - Cannabis News

in Medical News

by Bruce Kennedy - Editor in Chief

A new study shows that people suffering from anxiety may be able to successfully transition…

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Monday March 25

Utah is looking for software to run its medical cannabis program - Cannabis News

in Hi-Tech

by Bruce Kennedy - Editor in Chief

The state has started its search for multimillion-dollar software that will form the spine of…

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Tuesday March 26

Hemp About To Be Removed From Texas’ Controlled Substances List - Cannabis News

in Law & Crime

by Bruce Kennedy - Editor in Chief

The state of Texas is taking a big step toward legitimizing the use of CBD…

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