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North Carolina hemp commission considers joining lawsuit against DEA - Cannabis News

RALEIGH -  The state commission charged with fostering an industrial hemp industry in North Carolina is considering joining a lawsuit against a government agency that it agrees is making things difficult: the U.S. Drug Enforcement Administration.

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North Carolina hemp commission considers joining lawsuit against DEA - Cannabis News

RALEIGH -  The state commission charged with fostering an industrial hemp industry in North Carolina is considering joining a lawsuit against a government agency that it agrees is making things difficult: the U.S. Drug Enforcement Administration.

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U.S. Sen. Warren seeks to pull pot shops out of banking limbo – Cannabis News

BOSTON (AP) -- As marijuana shops sprout in states that have legalized the drug, they face a critical stumbling block - lack of access to the kind of routine banking services other businesses take for granted.

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U.S. Sen. Warren seeks to pull pot shops out of banking limbo – Cannabis News

BOSTON (AP) -- As marijuana shops sprout in states that have legalized the drug, they face a critical stumbling block - lack of access to the kind of routine banking services other businesses take for granted.

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There are some oddball marijuana laws on the books – Cannabis News

Several states voted to legalize marijuana this past Election Day but the pot business still has a gripe -- regulations.

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There are some oddball marijuana laws on the books – Cannabis News

Several states voted to legalize marijuana this past Election Day but the pot business still has a gripe -- regulations.

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Federal medical marijuana protections could get short extension – Cannabis News

One benefit of a stopgap federal spending bill is the inclusion of a rider that bans the Justice Department from using funds to prevent medical marijuana states from implementing their laws.

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Federal medical marijuana protections could get short extension – Cannabis News

One benefit of a stopgap federal spending bill is the inclusion of a rider that bans the Justice Department from using funds to prevent medical marijuana states from implementing their laws.

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Marijuana policy expert: Time for federal government to follow states on marijuana reform – Cannabis News

Although many argue that it is too late to un-ring the bell of marijuana law reform, the state-federal imbalance — already complicated and fragile — cannot hold.

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Marijuana policy expert: Time for federal government to follow states on marijuana reform – Cannabis News

Although many argue that it is too late to un-ring the bell of marijuana law reform, the state-federal imbalance — already complicated and fragile — cannot hold.

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Colorado first state to certify hemp seeds – Cannabis News

Farmers can buy the certified Colorado hemp seeds in 2017.

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Clearing up misconceptions about marijuana rescheduling: What it means for existing state systems – Cannabis News

Rescheduling will not shut down the thousands of existing medical (or for that matter recreational) grows, processing facilities and dispensaries that serve people in about half of the U.S.

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Clearing up misconceptions about marijuana rescheduling: What it means for existing state systems – Cannabis News

Rescheduling will not shut down the thousands of existing medical (or for that matter recreational) grows, processing facilities and dispensaries that serve people in about half of the U.S.

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Marijuana companies join forces to expand beyond state lines - Marijuana News

DENVER — Normally, when a company based in one state wants to sell products in another state, it starts calling truckers. For Strainz, a Las Vegas marijuana company, it was more complicated.

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