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Foes of Marijuana Legalization Can't Like These New Numbers
Matt Ferner ~ Huffington Post ~   Opponents of legalizing marijuana can't be happy about several new polls released Tuesday. Majority support for making cannabis legal is holding steady, while young adults are legalization's biggest fans. And that's true both nationally and in several swing states.
A Skateboard 3D Printed with Hemp? Lotus Boards Among Those Bringing Hemp to 3D Printing Materials
TE EDWARDS ~ 3DPrint.com   Commercial production of hemp in the West took hold in the eighteenth century, and the colonial and naval expansion of England at the time meant large quantities of hemp were needed to make everything from rope to shipbuilding oakum. 
Watch Biased Cannabis Science and Media in Action
David Downs ~ East Bay Express ~   In February we detailed how cannabis research is institutionally biased and broadly misinterpreted by the media. Today we get an illustration of that vicious cycle.
Cannabis, neuroscience and TV: A ~ joint ~ enterprise
The Guardian ~   What’s it like to turn your science into 90 minutes of TV? The researchers involved in Channel 4’s Drugs Live share their experience
Hemp Biotech Company Launching Oral-Care Line
Seana Smith ~ Fox Business News   The U.S. market for legal cannabis is booming, bringing in $2.7 billion last year, according to The ArcView Group. That figure is a 74% jump from 2013.  
The Growing Hemp Industry Worries Some Marijuana Growers
Johnny Green ~ The Weed Blog   Marijuana reformers and hemp reformers have fought side by side for many years.