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  1. Dispatch #5: Hey Massachusetts, 'expect visitors'Read the original story w/Photo

    2 hrs ago | Berkshire Eagle

    As one of only two retail outlets for marijuana in the Colorado Springs area, Emerald Fields does a brisk business, drawing many out-of-state shoppers. Kenyon Jordan, editor of the Westside Pioneer, has been tracking the expansion of the cannabis industry in the Colorado Springs area for years.

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  2. Ex-Ariad employee's husband charged in U.S. with insider tradingRead the original story w/Photo

    2 hrs ago | Reuters

    The operator of a Massachusetts-based medical marijuana consultation practice was arrested on Thursday on charges that he engaged in insider trading based on information he learned from his wife, a former employee of Ariad Pharmaceuticals Inc. Harold Altvater, 55, was arrested and charged in an indictment file in Boston federal court with three counts of securities fraud based on a series of trades he placed in Ariad's stock in 2013 and 2014, according to court records. Japan's Takeda Pharmaceutical Co Ltd earlier this year acquired the Cambridge, Massachusetts-based cancer drug maker in a deal valued at $5.20 billion.

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  3. OJ Simpson Supporters Arrive at Prison Before Parole HearingRead the original story w/Photo

    2 hrs ago | CBS Local

    ... staffers. Heidi Harris: Legal Pot Begins & How Does It Benefit? Saturday begins a new era where recreational Marijuana can be bought and sold in Clark County legally. There are still restrictions on its use but the premise of the availability is ...

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  4. Dear Littler: A potential new hire shaved his head after learning...Read the original story w/Photo

    2 hrs ago | JD Supra

    ... detect only casual drug use for only 24 to 72 hours after the use. (The "look back" period for chronic users of marijuana may be longer, up to a month.) Additionally, urine testing is readily subject to tampering through the use of devices and ...

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  5. Colorado Pot Tax Revenue Surpasses $500 MillionRead the original story

    2 hrs ago | US News & World Report

    The sun rises over Los Suenos Farms, America's largest legal open air marijuana farm, in Avondale, Colo., on Oct. 10, 2016. Recreational weed sales have generated more than a half billion dollars for Colorado since its legalization, according to a recent analysis.

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  6. This State Isn't Waiting on the Government to End ProhibitionRead the original story w/Photo

    3 hrs ago | The Foundation for Economic Education

    While many states and municipalities wait for their elected representatives to free them from the burdens of drug prohibition, medical marijuana advocates in Utah are taking a different route and placing the decision in the hands of the people. The Libertas Institute has made all the right enemies within the Utah legislature since its founding in 2012.

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  7. Elderly London man's arrest for marijuana trafficking has lit up social mediaRead the original story w/Photo

    3 hrs ago | The London Free Press

    London police have laid drug-trafficking charges against two men, ages 88 and 60, who were found in possession of marijuana downtown. The charges have enraged pot activists but drawn pushback from police, who say trafficking is never legal even under the proposed pot-legalization efforts of the federal government.

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  8. Legal pot in Colorado passes $500,000 in revenueRead the original story w/Photo

    3 hrs ago | WPTV Local News

    The state of Colorado has accumulated $506 million in revenue thanks to recreational marijuana, according to a Denver-based company. The pro-legalization research company, VS Strategies, says the state has pulled in that amount because of taxes and fees since retail marijuana sales began in 2014.

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  9. Record High: 45% of Americans Say They Have Tried MarijuanaRead the original story w/Photo

    3 hrs ago | Cybercast News Service

    According to a Gallup poll conducted between July 5-9, 2017, a record high 45% of respondents say they have tried marijuana and a record-tying 55% say they have not tried marijuana. "Keeping in mind that all of your answers in this survey are confidential, have you, yourself ever happened to try marijuana?" The 55% who said they have not tried marijuana ties a Gallup survey from 2015, when 55 percent of respondents said they had not tried marijuana.

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  10. Marijuana: Coroner explains what "Cannabis-related" death means; He stands by his reportRead the original story w/Photo

    3 hrs ago | County 10 News

    As a follow-up to our post on Tuesday citing a report that Cannabis-related deaths have moved into the second most non-natural cause of death in Fremont County, Coroner Mark Stratmoen has responded. He posted the following comment on County10's Facebook page and gave County10.com additional comments this morning.

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  11. Massachusetts Supreme Judicial Court Creates Employer Obligation to...Read the original story w/Photo

    3 hrs ago | JD Supra

    On July 17, 2017, the Massachusetts Supreme Judicial Court unanimously held that an employee may pursue a disability discrimination claim under state law against her former employer for failing to accommodate the employee's use of medical marijuana. This is the first decision by any state's highest court to recognize a duty to accommodate medical marijuana users at work.

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  12. "HamPAN" Adds Voice To Local PoliticsRead the original story w/Photo

    3 hrs ago | New Haven Independent

    ... list was an increase on top income tax rates, followed by tolls on interstate highways and legalized recreational marijuana. In an interview Thursday on WNHH radio, group cofounders Jorge Fernandez and Jennifer Pope said they and other group members ...

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  13. Kahn: Baseball's Best FeatRead the original story w/Photo

    3 hrs ago | CBS Local

    ... staffers. Heidi Harris: Legal Pot Begins & How Does It Benefit? Saturday begins a new era where recreational Marijuana can be bought and sold in Clark County legally. There are still restrictions on its use but the premise of the availability is ...

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  14. CBS Sports Is Now Official Home Of The CrossFit GamesRead the original story w/Photo

    3 hrs ago | CBS Local

    ... staffers. Heidi Harris: Legal Pot Begins & How Does It Benefit? Saturday begins a new era where recreational Marijuana can be bought and sold in Clark County legally. There are still restrictions on its use but the premise of the availability is ...

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  15. Letters of the Week: Our Readers Chime in on the New Bike-Share Program in OaklandRead the original story w/Photo

    3 hrs ago | East Bay Express

    "Vast New Bay Area Bike-Share Program Is Everywhere ... Except Deep East Oakland" by Ashley Wong, News, July 15: Not Just Deep East Oakland Based on the map in the article, there's literally zero stations east of the lake at all, or above Foothill. So, it's not just "deep east" that's excluded, by any stretch.

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  16. UPDATE 1-Ex-Ariad employee's husband charged in U.S. with insider tradingRead the original story w/Photo

    4 hrs ago | Reuters

    The operator of a Massachusetts-based medical marijuana consultation practice was arrested on Thursday on charges that he engaged in insider trading based on information he learned from his wife, a former employee of Ariad Pharmaceuticals Inc. Harold Altvater, 55, was arrested and charged in an indictment file in Boston federal court with three counts of securities fraud based on a series of trades he placed in Ariad's stock in 2013 and 2014, according to court records. The indictment was unsealed after Altvater was civilly charged last month by the U.S. Securities and Exchange Commission along with two former Ariad employees for insider trading.

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  17. Why I Will Never Invest in Marijuana StocksRead the original story w/Photo

    4 hrs ago | Fox News

    Whether you think marijuana should be legal or not, it looks like the trend is pushing toward legalization. But emotions still run high when it comes to marijuana and the companies that support the sale of the drug.

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  18. City needs better plan for sidewalks, large trees, officials sayRead the original story w/Photo

    4 hrs ago | Republican Journal

    ... (Energy), Robin Kruger and Kay Zegal (Library trustees). a Approved a 180-day extension to a moratorium on new marijuana-related businesses . The moratorium was enacted in January to block applications while the state drafted rules for the ...

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  19. Trulieve opens it's first medical marijuana dispensary right here in St. PeteRead the original story w/Photo

    4 hrs ago | Theboneonline.com

    Even though Trulieve has many other dispensaries in the area, Medical Marijuana patients are are celebrating another grand opening. 8435 4th Street North St. Petersburg, FL 33702 is the new home to all your wellness needs.

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  20. This New Weed Show Is All About WomenRead the original story w/Photo

    5 hrs ago | Refinery 29

    While a recent survey found that the modern marijuana user is likely to be a woman, mainstream portrayals of weed culture don't always reflect that - with the exception of perhaps Broad City . Queens of the Stoned Age , a new series from Merry Jane - and produced by none other than Snoop Dogg - aims to shift the conversation to more accurately reflect those who use marijuana.

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