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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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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?

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Melanie Moon ~ Fox 2 Now St. Louis
 
ST. LOUIS (KTVI) – For the first time in nearly 80 years cannabis will be grown legally in Missouri.

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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?

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Lisa Rough ~ Leafly
 
Extra Extra! Hear all about it! News just broke that two powerhouse politicians for cannabis progression have taken it upon themselves to submit bills that would end the federal prohibition of cannabis and we are fully on board!

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