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  1. The Latest: House delays action on marijuana billRead the original story w/Photo

    1 min ago | Weyburn Review

    The Vermont House has put off action on a Senate-passed bill to legalize possession of up to an ounce of marijuana in the state. Compromise language is expected to be offered to double the amount considered decriminalized from 1 ounce to 2. However, key legislative leaders say they do not believe they can muster enough support in the House for the Senate-passed bill.


  2. NYC Physician Believes Medical Marijuana...Read the original story w/Photo

    15 min ago | PRWeb

    New York City Physician joins crusade against opioid epidemic and expands scope of practice to include evaluations and certifications for the NY Medical Marijuana Program. We are here to offer the medical care you need in a discreet and comfortable environment to discuss the use of medical marijuana," says Dr. Shapiro.


  3. Calaveras supervisors push back medical pot talksRead the original story w/Photo

    45 min ago | The Union Democrat

    The Calaveras County Board of Supervisors Monday morning announced it will push back discussions of a medical marijuana ordinance one week because the ordinance could not be finalized in time to meet Brown Act Requirements. Supervisors began Monday's special meeting with discussions on when to reschedule the agenda item, originally penciled in for Tuesday.


  4. Endorsements 2016: The race for 1st District SupervisorRead the original story w/Photo

    1 hr ago | Sonoma Index Tribune

    ... transitioning identity of the Highway 12 corridor; changes that will come with the possibility of recreational marijuana legalization; a rapidly greying demographic; and a continued rise in the Latino population. Let's take a look at the only three ...


  5. New Zealand needs a clear and informed debate about cannabis, psychiatrists sayRead the original story w/Photo

    1 hr ago |

    New Zealanders need to have an informed debate about cannabis, distinguishing recreational use from the drug's potential medical application, psychiatrists say. In the latest issue of the New Zealand Medical Journal , which includes studies on self-reported medicinal use of cannabis and the effect of law changes on synthetic cannabinoid use, an editorial argues for clear public debate.


  6. Ridge supervisor candidates face public in forumRead the original story w/Photo

    1 hr ago | Mercury-Register

    ... it will happen and he doesn't believe the county needs it. Wright said the supervisors shouldn't allow commercial marijuana to become big business Butte County. She said marijuana provides a gateway to other issues such as homelessness, mental ...


  7. Gold Coast cops' lethal force - justified'Read the original story

    1 hr ago | Yahoo!

    Police officers were justified in using lethal force to shoot a man who approached them with a meat cleaver during a standoff on the Gold Coast, a coroner has found. Troy Martin Foster, 32, died after being shot four times by dog squad officers as he approached them with the knife in a Southport driveway in November 2014.


  8. Signature costs cut down state's fall ballotRead the original story w/Photo

    1 hr ago | The Union Democrat

    ... low-profile 2014 reelection campaign. But it is almost certain that one or more proposals to legalize recreational marijuana growing and use will get to a vote. And that a proposed 12-year extension of the tax increases passed in 2012 as Proposition ...


  9. Fighting opioid addiction with marijuana moving forwardRead the original story w/Photo

    2 hrs ago | Foster's Daily Democrat

    A proposal to use marijuana to battle opioid addiction is being processed by the Department of Health and Human Services. Tuesday marks the deadline for public comments on the proposal to add opioid addiction to the list of conditions that qualify for medical marijuana in Maine.


  10. Report: Legalization Has No Effect on Teen Pot-SmokingRead the original story w/Photo

    2 hrs ago | High Times

    A new study to be published in the Journal of Adolescent Health found that, despite much hand-wringing over concern for kids, marijuana legalization had no effect on teens' access to the drug in Washington state. "There was virtually no change in the proportion of teens who reported it was 'easy' to access marijuana in 2010 , compared to 2014 after the new law was enacted, according to the study," the American Academy of Pediatrics said in a release.


  11. Victoria councillor wants to learn from Vancouver's pot shop 'mistakes'Read the original story w/Photo

    2 hrs ago | CBC News

    Victoria's growing number of pot shops has city council considering municipal regulation, despite the fact marijuana is still federally illegal. The federal Liberals have said they'll have legislation ready in a year to legalize marijuana in Canada.


  12. Woodstock RememberedA Mighty ChangeRead the original story

    2 hrs ago | American Reporter

    I knew the back roads to Bethel, and I still parked 7 miles away from Max Yasgur's farm that Friday afternoon. But if I'd had my way, it wouldn't have been in Bethel, anyway.


  13. Russell's cameo fires Knight RidersRead the original story w/Photo

    2 hrs ago | Trinidad Guardian

    ... that in the seven-plus months it has been in Government, no time was spent examining the decriminalisation of marijuana. The Trinidad and Tobago Olympic Committee (TTOC) will announce today whether they will accept an allocated place in the women's ...


  14. I-Team: How Legal Marijuana Has Changed DenverRead the original story w/Photo

    3 hrs ago | CBS Local

    ... if you suddenly dropped a billion-dollar industry into a state? And what if that billion-dollar industry was legal marijuana? It's what happened in Denver. And if Massachusetts voters approve a ballot initiative in November, it could happen here. ...


  15. Raw video: Police chase down assault suspect on footRead the original story w/Photo

    3 hrs ago | KOTA-TV Rapid City

    ... with it, he would have been well within his right to use deadly force," Christian said. Ada police say burned marijuana was found in the back of their police car that transported Gillum to jail, and a bottle of pills was found in Gillum's car. He ...


  16. Waterbury police arrest 38 in heroin bustRead the original story w/Photo

    3 hrs ago | WTNH

    ... from either side," said Riddick. "We did recover a shotgun, over a hundred rounds of ammunition, some cocaine, marijuana and heroin," said Waterbury Deputy Chief Fred Spagnolo. Through the course of the investigation, police seized over 2,300 bags ...


  17. Fantz in Your Pants: Higher 'education'Read the original story w/Photo

    3 hrs ago | Colorado Daily

    ... a safety word if things get too aggressive.) Neat! You're the first bloke(ttes) in history to have recreational marijuana at the tips of your lips. That's pretty cool. You can tell your grandkids: "The tide turned when I could finally buy an eighth ...


  18. Police chiefa s son hit with more drug chargesRead the original story

    3 hrs ago | Durant Daily Democrat

    Twenty-one-year-old Dalton Wade Houser of Caddo was charged Monday with felony possession of methamphetamine with intent to distribute and possession of marijuana with intent to distribute. He also was charged with misdemeanor possession of drug paraphernalia and driving with a suspended license.


  19. Teen robber accidentally shoots self in groin, police sayRead the original story w/Photo

    3 hrs ago |

    ... firearm. The teenager set up a drug deal on Facebook with a friend. His friend met the dealer, who showed him the marijuana he wanted. The friend grabbed the bag and ran. The dealer and the passenger from his car chased the friend about 50 yards ...


  20. Oakland Museum rolls out major marijuana exhibitionRead the original story w/Photo

    4 hrs ago |

    ... all-white booth, lit by a single bare bulb and adorned only with a simple command i 1 2 "What would you say about marijuana if you knew you would remain anonymous?" i 1 2 and grab a pencil from the cup imprinted with that classic seven-leafed ...