Thursday, December 12, 2019
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Study: Cannabis Dispensaries Decreases Local Crime

Legal cannabis dispensaries may lead to decreased criminal activity in the surrounding area, according to new research published in the journal Regional...
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Michigan Won’t Get to Vote on Marijuana

A federal judge ended hopes that Michigan voters could decide this year whether to legalize marijuana for recreation. U.S. District Judge Linda Parker rejected a...
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Nebraska AG Argues Medical Marijuana Legalization Is Unconstitutional

Nebraska's attorney general said that ongoing efforts in the state to establish a legal medical marijuana program would be preempted by federal...
California marijuana raids

Cops Raid Illegal Colorado Grow Sites

Federal agents joined with state and local police to raid what they said were illegal marijuana grows in eastern Colorado in April. Law enforcement served...
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Rhode Island House Leader Supports Legalization

Blake Filippi, Republican minority whip of the Rhode Island House, announced his support for adult-use legalization on November 30. During a radio conversation, the...

Marijuana pipe turns up in Burger King kid’s meal

An employee, who was 23 years of age, confessed to stuffing the pipe in a box so he could...
DEA did not reschedule CBD

The DEA Did Not Reschedule CBD

Contrary to some accounts of the meaning of an announcement in the Federal Register, CBD remains a Schedule 1 drug. The FDA has rescheduled...
Cannabis Arrest

$15 Million Pot Trafficking Ring Busted

Authorities in New York said they broke up a major marijuana-smuggling ring that shipped $15 million worth of the drug from California over the...
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Legislation Introduced In DC To Allow Retail Sales

In 2014, residents of Washington, D.C., voted by a margin of 65% in favor of Initiative 71, legalizing recreational marijuana. The U.S. Congress, which...
Doctor Matthew Roman

Trump Administration Sued By Medical Marijuana Patient Over Gun Ownership Ban

A medical marijuana card holder from Philadelphia has sued the federal government over its ban on possession and purchase of firearms by marijuana users....