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  1. Will Hemp Farming's Legalization Change Society Beyond AgricultureRead the original story w/Photo

    17 min ago | Cool Hunting

    ... replacing plastics to increased food, clothing and fuel production. To clarify the relationship between hemp and marijuana-which is not yet legalized at a federal level, Cannabis sativa is now considered industrial hemp if it contains less than 0.3% ...


  2. First medical marijuana dispensary OK'd to open in OhioRead the original story

    25 min ago | Business Journal

    Ohio's first medical marijuana dispensary has the OK to open at the eastern edge of the state - " and it could do so and make its first sale before the end of the year.


  3. Nevada awards 61 more recreational pot dispensary licensesRead the original story

    35 min ago | Washington Times

    ... in a statement. Nevada has so far lived up to the hype. The state posted nearly $425 million worth of recreational marijuana sales in its first 12 months, beating expectations. Brokerage firm Canaccord Genuity forecasts Nevada sales will reach $1 ...


  4. The 11 best beers of the yearRead the original story w/Photo

    46 min ago | SFGate

    ... brewery, or category worth seeking out in 2019. Weed beers were a big trend in 2018, with brewers applying various marijuana derivatives such as CBD to a variety of styles and creations. The most successful of these, in terms of both execution and ...


  5. Medical board to consider medical marijuana for autism treatmentRead the original story w/Photo

    1 hr ago | KCCI-TV Des Moines



  6. Vancouver says court decision allows it to close illegal pot shopsRead the original story w/Photo

    1 hr ago | The Abbotsford News

    ... 28 stores participated in the legal test case after some closed down. Years before cannabis became legal, illegal marijuana-related businesses grew so the city introduced regulations and fees to control where medical pot dispensaries could operate. ...


  7. London region may be shut out in Ontario's new pot shop planRead the original story w/Photo

    1 hr ago | The London Free Press

    Dozens of marijuana dispensaries were expected to open across the region this spring after the Progressive Conservatives vowed to grant unlimited licenses to the businesses. Citing supply shortages affecting licensed cannabis growers across the country, the Tories announced they're limiting the number of bricks-and-mortar pot shops that can open on April 1 to just 25 less than the 40 promised to open in 2018 under the former Ontario Liberal government's plan.


  8. More proof that cannabis is an anti-aging powerhouse: THC found to...Read the original story w/Photo

    1 hr ago |

    Keeping the brain healthy throughout the aging process is a top concern these days. With rates of Alzheimer's disease and dementia on the rise, it is no small wonder that researchers are looking for novel ways to combat brain aging and support cognitive function across the life span.


  9. Cory Gardner will try to pass marijuana banking, other reforms in the Senate next weekRead the original story w/Photo

    1 hr ago | Denver Post

    U.S. Senator Cory Gardner responds to a question from a member of the audience during a town hall meeting at Colorado Christian University in 2017 in Lakewood. Marijuana businesses in Colorado and across the country are anxiously awaiting a move by Sen. Cory Gardner, R-Colorado, next week that could completely transform the way they do business.


  10. Most of new recreational marijuana licenses were awarded to few vendorsRead the original story w/Photo

    2 hrs ago | The Las Vegas Sun

    After months of speculation, more than 60 new recreational marijuana dispensary licenses were awarded last week by the Nevada Department of Taxation to business owners currently operating licensed pot facilities. And despite state legislative efforts to diversify ownership in the expanding industry, only about 10 of roughly 150 applicants for the new pot stores received licenses.


  11. Ohio medical marijuana regulators seek public input on THC nasal spraysRead the original story w/Photo

    2 hrs ago |

    Medical marijuana isn't yet available in Ohio but the state is considering new ways of administering the drug - specifically through nasal sprays. Several months ago a member of the public petitioned the Ohio Board of Pharmacy to include the sprays in the list of allowable forms of medical marijuana.


  12. Think you know Utah? Take our news quiz and find out.Read the original story w/Photo

    2 hrs ago | Salt Lake Tribune

    ... the lawsuit accusing The Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints of unconstitutional interference in medical marijuana legislation , but only 38 percent knew that the widow of a fallen Utah police officer read a love letter at his funeral . ...


  13. Regulators: $2.1M more needed for marijuana legal feesRead the original story

    2 hrs ago | Washington Times

    State regulators are seeking $2.1 million in additional money to cover legal costs tied to medical marijuana lawsuits against Ohio's Department of Commerce. A department senior official told the state's Medical Marijuana Advisory Committee in Columbus on Thursday that the agency needs the extra money to cover legal costs from lawsuits that were brought by companies denied medical marijuana cultivators' licenses.


  14. What China's Latest Announcement Means for the Dow Jones Industrial Average TodayRead the original story w/Photo

    3 hrs ago | Money Morning

    ... support in Parliament for the deal she struck with the EU last month. And now, he's voicing his full support for marijuana legalization - and revealing the three key events that will transform the industry forever. Shares of Costco Wholesale Corp. ...


  15. License flow points to maturing marijuana market in 2019Read the original story w/Photo

    3 hrs ago | WWLP

    As the state's third retail marijuana shop prepares to open this weekend, the Cannabis Control Commission on Thursday churned through almost two dozen more business licenses, setting up the legal pot industry to truly take off in 2019. The CCC approved eight businesses for final licenses, which allow the companies to begin amassing an inventory of cannabis but does not allow them to begin sales or other business operations.


  16. Friday News Roundup: Norwood Votes to Decriminalize Weed, Police Have ...Read the original story w/Photo

    3 hrs ago | Cincinnati CityBeat

    More than two-thirds of voters in Norwood approved a ballot initiative decriminalizing recreational marijuana. But police officials say they'll continue citing residents there for using the substance.


  17. Medical marijuana could appear on 2020 ballot in NebraskaRead the original story w/Photo

    3 hrs ago |

    In this March 28, 2018, file photo, Sen. Adam Morfeld speaks at the Legislature in Lincoln, Neb. Nebraska voters may get the chance decide a medical marijuana ballot measure in 2020 if lawmakers don't approve one in the session that starts next month.


  18. Food & Beverage Litigation Update l December 2018 #2Read the original story w/Photo

    3 hrs ago | JD Supra

    ... as zoos and parks. Oklahoma's Board of Health has unanimously approved recommendations from the state's Medical Marijuana Food Safety Standards Board on health and safety requirements for producing cannabis-infused foods, according to The standards ...


  19. Tommy Chong says Canada's weed legalization has kept 'underground market alive'Read the original story w/Photo

    3 hrs ago | Telegram

    While some Canadians who use marijuana or work in the cannabis industry have been given a hard time at the U.S.-Canada border lately, the famed Edmonton-born stoner who lives in Los Angeles isn't worried. "I've got the Cheech and Chong pass," the beloved comedy star of the "Cheech & Chong" drug-culture films, who is a marijuana advocate and has his own line of medicinal cannabis products, said during a recent visit to Toronto to shoot the upcoming "Air Farce New Year's Eve" comedy special.


  20. Body camera footage allegedly shows the discovery of marijuana in the defendant's car.Read the original story w/Photo

    4 hrs ago |

    The Legal Aid Society is imploring the district attorney's office to prosecute two Staten Island cops for allegedly "planting false evidence" following a car stop involving four young black men earlier this year, as well as to review all prior convictions stemming from the officers' arrests. In a letter to District Attorney Michael E. McMahon, the lawyers claim Police Officer Kyle Erickson of the 120th Precinct planted marijuana in the back seat of Lasou Kuyateh's vehicle after he and his partner, Officer Elmer Pastran, searched the same area and already declared it clean.