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Recreational marijuana takes center stage in Massachusetts Statehouse hearings Monday – Cannabis News

Hearings on Massachusetts' recreational marijuana begin in the Statehouse in Boston Monday, where lawmakers will mull potential changes to the voter-approved legislation legalizing marijuana use among adults and paving the way for commercial sale of the drug.

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These States Will Consider Changes to Their Cannabis Laws in 2017 – Cannabis News

In 2016, we saw four states successfully legalize recreational cannabis and eight states approve new medical policies.

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These States Will Consider Changes to Their Cannabis Laws in 2017 – Cannabis News

In 2016, we saw four states successfully legalize recreational cannabis and eight states approve new medical policies.

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Here's what's driving lawmakers working to legalize recreational pot in 17 more states – Cannabis News

The experiences of Colorado and Washington state — the first two states to legalize the drug still considered illegal under federal law — drive the trend.

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Here's what's driving lawmakers working to legalize recreational pot in 17 more states – Cannabis News

The experiences of Colorado and Washington state — the first two states to legalize the drug still considered illegal under federal law — drive the trend.

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Medical marijuana supporters, North Dakota officials at odds – Cannabis News

BISMARCK — A Senate bill rewriting language of Measure 5 would institute $300 fees for applicants wanting medical marijuana cards and a $100,000 fee for certification of compassion centers that would manufacture and dispense the substance.

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Medical marijuana supporters, North Dakota officials at odds – Cannabis News

BISMARCK — A Senate bill rewriting language of Measure 5 would institute $300 fees for applicants wanting medical marijuana cards and a $100,000 fee for certification of compassion centers that would manufacture and dispense the substance.

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Willie Nelson products kick off 'mature' marijuana market in Las Vegas – Cannabis News

LAS VEGAS (KSNV News3LV) — Country music legend and marijuana advocate Willie Nelson launched a new line of marijuana products in Las Vegas this week.

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San Diego legalizes recreational pot dispensaries – Cannabis News

San Diego legalized recreational pot dispensaries on Tuesday and the city also opened up the possibility it will allow pot farms, manufacturing facilities and testing labs.

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Marijuana lobby goes mainstream – Cannabis News

State regulators and government officials involved in crafting rules for the budding legal and medical marijuana industry are going to pot.

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Marijuana lobby goes mainstream – Cannabis News

State regulators and government officials involved in crafting rules for the budding legal and medical marijuana industry are going to pot.

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Recreational marijuana becomes legal in Maine – Cannabis News

AUGUSTA, Maine (NEWS CENTER) -- Recreational marijuana is officially legal in Maine as of Monday; adults 21 years and older can now possess two-and-a-half ounces of weed.

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Recreational marijuana becomes legal in Maine – Cannabis News

AUGUSTA, Maine (NEWS CENTER) -- Recreational marijuana is officially legal in Maine as of Monday; adults 21 years and older can now possess two-and-a-half ounces of weed.

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Which States Will Legalize Marijuana Next? List of East Coast States and More Considering Changing Pot Laws – Cannabis News

The votes were counted, the oath was taken and Donald Trump became the 45th president of the United States Friday. However, a new president isn’t the only thing Americans received as a result of the 2016 election — a slew of citizens got sweet changes to marijuana laws after nine states legalized cannabis in some capacity.

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Which States Will Legalize Marijuana Next? List of East Coast States and More Considering Changing Pot Laws – Cannabis News

The votes were counted, the oath was taken and Donald Trump became the 45th president of the United States Friday. However, a new president isn’t the only thing Americans received as a result of the 2016 election — a slew of citizens got sweet changes to marijuana laws after nine states legalized cannabis in some capacity.

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Denver starts work on allowing pot in public, a first in U.S. – Cannabis News

DENVER (AP) -- Denver is starting work on becoming the first city in the nation to allow marijuana clubs and public pot use in places such as coffee shops, yoga studios and art galleries.

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Denver starts work on allowing pot in public, a first in U.S. – Cannabis News

DENVER (AP) -- Denver is starting work on becoming the first city in the nation to allow marijuana clubs and public pot use in places such as coffee shops, yoga studios and art galleries.

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Of all the festivities planned for the Trump inauguration, the pot giveaway is unique – Cannabis News

DC marijuana (DCMJ), a pro-marijuana legalization group, plans to "gift" 4,000 joints on inauguration day on the streets of Washington, D.C., encouraging the public to light them up at the 4:20 mark of the new Trump administration.

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Of all the festivities planned for the Trump inauguration, the pot giveaway is unique – Cannabis News

DC marijuana (DCMJ), a pro-marijuana legalization group, plans to "gift" 4,000 joints on inauguration day on the streets of Washington, D.C., encouraging the public to light them up at the 4:20 mark of the new Trump administration.

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Maine: Marijuana interest driving Greater Portland real estate deals – Cannabis News

With recreational marijuana use on the verge of becoming legal in Maine, real estate brokers are seeing a jump in demand for industrial spaces that could become indoor marijuana farms in the not-too-distant future.

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