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Jenna Valleriani ~ Huffington Post Canada ~
 
The 2011 Global Commission on Drug Policy's opening declaration - "the global war on drugs has failed, with devastating consequences for individuals and societies [...] fundamental reforms in national and global drug control policies are urgently needed" - could hardly be more definitive.

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Stan White, Dillon, Colo. ~
 
A responce from Colorado to Oklahoma - News OK

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Sam P.K. Collins ~ Think Progress ~
 
The information war about marijuana may have turned a new page with the federal government’s acknowledgment of a recent study that found the plant can significantly reduce aggressive types of brain tumors when combined with radiation treatment, endorsing what medicinal marijuana advocates have long affirmed as its healing properties.

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William Westhoven ~ Daily Record ~
 
LINCOLN PARK NJ – A longtime family agriculture business in Morris County has partnered with a publicly-traded corporation to enter a new growth business — medical marijuana.

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Sam Frizell ~ TIME ~
 
Support found in Ohio, Pennsylvania and Florida - A majority of voters in three key swing states support legalizing marijuana, according to a new poll.

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Josh Kelly ~ Daily Nebraskan
 
An increasing number of states have become comfortable with recreational marijuana use, but the use of the drug at universities and in athletics remains a gray area for coaches to deal with.

Recent News Articles

Tuesday January 21

Medical marijuana is now free of charge in Sicily - Cannabis News

in World News

by Bruce Kennedy - Editor in Chief

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Tuesday January 21

Tests find some early Arizona hemp crops have too much THC - Cannabis News

in CBD & Hemp

by Bruce Kennedy - Editor in Chief

Arizona’s budding hemp-growing industry is suffering growing pains as levels of THC that are too…

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Tuesday January 21

Brewing up buds: Beverages companies enter cannabis game - Cannabis News

in Finance

by Bruce Kennedy - Editor in Chief

With 11 states and the District of Columbia now legalizing recreational marijuana, and 33 states…

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Wednesday January 22

Largest U.S. Farm Group Supports Higher THC Limit for Industrial Hemp - Cannabis News

in CBD & Hemp

by Bruce Kennedy - Editor in Chief

U.S. farmers think the USDA hemp regulations are too stringent.

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Wednesday January 22

New York Governor Includes Marijuana Legalization In New Budget Plan - Cannabis News

in Politics

by Bruce Kennedy - Editor in Chief

New York Gov. Andrew Cuomo (D) included marijuana legalization in his budget proposal on Tuesday,…

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