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Will Yakowicz ~ Inc. ~
Meadow, a San Francisco-based medical marijuana-delivery app, is the first cannabis-related company to sprout out of Y Combinator.

This year April 20 - the cannabis national holiday - falls on a Monday. Most of the events listed here take place over the 4/20 weekend.

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Trevor Hughes ~ USA TODAY ~
DENVER — While federal law makes their entire industry illegal, many marijuana store owners, growers and retailers fear something completely different: Big Tobacco.

Image of President Obama answering marijuana questions in Jamaica
Yahoo News ~
Kingston (Jamaica) (AFP) - US President Barack Obama had been on the verdant Caribbean island of Jamaica less than 24 hours -- and had already visited Bob Marley's former home -- before he was asked by a dreadlocked Rastafarian about legalizing marijuana.

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Bruce Barcott ~ TIME ~
We no longer arrest 12,000 people every year for possessing marijuana in Washington state -

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Lisa Rough ~ Leafly ~
A new study from Columbia and Johns Hopkins Universities found that nonwhite, low-income women over the age of 50 is the demographic most likely to perceive using cannabis as a risky activity. 

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