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Image of a Native American Casino that could be selling legal marijuana soon
Jacob Sullum ~ Forbes ~
 
Last December the Justice Department gave a yellow light to marijuana legalization on tribal land, saying it would treat reservations like states in deciding how to enforce the Controlled Substances Act.

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state Rep. John Forbes ~ The Des Moines Register
 
Industrial hemp is enjoying a huge resurgence of interest on the part of industry, farmers, nutritionists and green consumers. Could it be in the mix for Iowa agriculture?

Image of a chart showing Americans favor marijuana legalization
Lydia Saad ~ Gallup
 
PRINCETON, N.J. - A slim majority of Americans, 51%, favor legalizing the use of marijuana - similar to the 50% who supported it in 2011 and 2012, but down from a reading of 58% last year.

Image of BitCoin
Allen Scott ~ Coin Telegraph
 
A major milestone was achieved February 26, 2015 when Washington DC officially legalized cannabis for recreational use. Could this historic move in America’s capital also bolster the chances for another disruptive industry, namely cryptocurrencies?

Iamge of young marijuana smoker
Luke Brinker ~ Salon
 
Bipartisan trio wants to end federal obstacles to legalizing cannabis for medicinal purposes

Gov. Gary Johnson
Nick Givas ~ The Daily Caller
Gov. Gary Johnson spoke at the Conservative Political Action Conference in Washington, D.C. on Thursday, taking part in a debate over the merits of drug legalization.

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