Marijuana smoking lounges could be next in Oregon - Cannabis News

Senate bill would provide a legal venue for renters and tourists to consume marijuana.

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Marijuana smoking lounges could be next in Oregon - Cannabis News

Senate bill would provide a legal venue for renters and tourists to consume marijuana.

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Nevada bill would allow marijuana use in public – Cannabis News

Although Nevada legalized recreational use of marijuana for anyone 21 and over in November, public consumption still is illegal.

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Nevada bill would allow marijuana use in public – Cannabis News

Although Nevada legalized recreational use of marijuana for anyone 21 and over in November, public consumption still is illegal.

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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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In New Era for Marijuana, New York Smokers Get Bolder – Marijuana News

Public pot smokers at different locations in NYC. Image: Hilary Swift for The New York Times

It wafts down the pavement, an unmistakable odor more Haight-Ashbury than New York — the tang of marijuana smoke in the city’s streets.

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D.C. smells like marijuana, and residents don’t really care – Marijuana News

The first crop of homegrown pot is harvested inside an apartment in Washington. Image: Astrid Riecken for The Washington Post

The smell near the Columbia Heights Metro station Wednesday night was unmistakable. A lit joint in hand, Tony Lee stood outside a residence talking with friends as the typical evening bustle passed them by, no one paying the group of men any special attention.

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Alaska regulators are 1st to OK marijuana use at pot shops – Marijuana News

JUNEAU, Alaska (AP) -- The board tasked with writing rules for Alaska's recreational marijuana industry voted Friday to allow for people to use pot at certain stores that will sell it, a first among the four states that have legalized the drug.

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Cannabis clubs in Colorado: This city could set path for social pot use

Sign for Englewood, Colorado. Image: Xnatedawgx via Wikimedia Commons
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Englewood liquor licensing authority floats proposed ordinance allowing social pot use at cannabis clubs.
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New Yorkers are smoking pot in public like it is no big deal

Washington Square Park in New York City. Image: Matthew Jesuele via Wikimedia Commons
 
The city is getting higher by the day — and we’re not talking about Manhattan skyscrapers.
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Advocates in Denver, Home to Legal Marijuana, Seek Public Place to Smoke

Bud & Breakfast, in Denver, is one of a handful of marijuana-friendly accommodations across Colorado.  Image: Theo Stroomer for The New York Times
 
DENVER — Whether bought from a downtown shop or cadged from a friend’s basement greenhouse, legal marijuana is easy to find in Colorado. Places to smoke it, not so much.
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