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Brace Yourself: CannaCon is Coming

Mon, 11/13/2017 - 23:20
2017 is coming to an end and what better way to start the new year than to plan your next cannabis adventure. Last year Cannacon had a successful run throughout the country and next year will be no...

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Marijuana Industry Digital Marketplace Connects Businesses

Mon, 11/13/2017 - 21:00
Today the National Cannabis Industry Association (NCIA) and Brainsy, Inc. unveiled the Cannabis Industry Digital Marketplace, the industry’s first comprehensive, SEO-enhanced, online platform...

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Massachusetts: Vote NO On The Brewster Cannabis Business Ban

Mon, 11/13/2017 - 20:29
I received the following action alert out of Massachusetts today. If you live in the area, make sure to vote ‘no’: At Town Meeting tonight, Brewster voters will decide whether to ban...

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Michigan Legalization Petition Submission Delayed Due To Finances

Mon, 11/13/2017 - 15:00
A speech to the Michigan NORML  group (MINORML) by one of the officers of the Committee to Regulate Marijuana Like Alcohol (CRMLA) emphasized a pushed-back date for submission of...

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Illinois Senator Introduces Measure That Provides Cannabis As Alternative To Opioids

Mon, 11/13/2017 - 14:30
Senator Don Harmon (D-Oak Park) plans to introduce a measure aimed at tackling the opioid crisis by providing medical alternatives to prescription painkillers. The Alternatives to Opioids Act would...

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BioTrackTHC Launches Traceability System To Preserve Washington Cannabis Industry

Mon, 11/13/2017 - 13:48
BioTrackTHC, in cooperation with several competitors and Washington State’s cannabis industry at large, has successfully deployed the Universal Cannabis System (UCS), a statewide...

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Michigan Gubernatorial Candidates Holding Forum To Discuss Cannabis Issues

Sun, 11/12/2017 - 16:47
Five candidates for Governor of Michigan will engage in a forum-style discussion in Ypsilanti on November 14 to discuss marijuana legalization, medical marijuana and law reform On Tuesday the issue...

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New York Adds PTSD As A Qualifying Condition For Medical Marijuana

Sun, 11/12/2017 - 00:01
New York Governor Andrew Cuomo signed a bill today that adds PTSD to the list of qualifying conditions for New York’s medical marijuana program. Today’s news out of New York is...

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Why Does Rep. Pete Sessions Lack Compassion For Military Veterans?

Sat, 11/11/2017 - 18:54
Like many Americans, I have friends and family that have served in the military. I always make sure to thank them for their service to our country, and not just on Veteran’s Day (although I...

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ICBC Kauai Tickets Go Up At Midnight

Fri, 11/10/2017 - 22:43
The International Cannabis Business Conference (ICBC) in Kauai, Hawaii, is coming up this December 1st! Now is the time to cement your plans for the biggest and best cannabis-related...

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Drive-Thru Marijuana Dispensary Opens Today In Las Vegas

Fri, 11/10/2017 - 19:06
The cannabis consumer experience has evolved so much this decade. I remember in the 1990’s when I first started purchasing cannabis, and I would have to meet people in parking lots. The options...

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Canada Announces Consultation On Proposed Excise Duty Framework For Cannabis Products

Fri, 11/10/2017 - 17:45
The current approach to cannabis is not working, and the Government of Canada is committed to legalizing, regulating and restricting access to cannabis to keep it out of the hands of kids, and...

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New Report Highlights Alarming Racial Disparities In Buffalo’s Marijuana Arrests

Fri, 11/10/2017 - 17:15
On November 14th, the Partnership for the Public Good will release a report highlighting marijuana prohibition enforcement practices in Buffalo and their disparate impact on communities of color. The...

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Global Statement Calls For International Action On Philippine Drug War Killings

Fri, 11/10/2017 - 16:46
By David Borden A global coalition released a statement today calling for urgent measures to stop Philippine President Rodrigo Duterte’s murderous drug war and to seek justice. The...

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Save The Rohrabacher-Farr Amendment, Save Cannabis

Fri, 11/10/2017 - 11:20
Words followed by actions is what makes America great, your ability to make a difference. With so many agendas on cannabis policy from State to Federal, it’s hard to know how or what makes a...

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New Mexico Board Recommends Cannabis For Opioid Use Disorder, Again

Mon, 11/06/2017 - 21:00
Opioid use is a big problem in America right now, with tens of thousands of people now dying from opioids every year. Opioid abuse is a problem for every state in America, and New Mexico is no...

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How Do Virginia Election Candidates Feel About Cannabis Policy?

Mon, 11/06/2017 - 20:24
Tomorrow is Election Day in Virginia. Below is a voter guide that was sent out today that I am passing along for Weed News readers that live in Virginia: Virginia will elect its next governor...

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Happy Cannabis Legalization Anniversary To Colorado And Washington

Mon, 11/06/2017 - 15:17
Tuesday November 6, 2012 is a day that will always be remembered by cannabis activists nationwide. It’s the day that Washington State and Colorado voters voted to legalize cannabis. I will...

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Are LED Grow Lights Better Than HPS For Growing Marijuana Indoors?

Sun, 11/05/2017 - 23:48
When it comes to growing marijuana, there is no shortage of things that people argue about. The only thing that I think all growers can agree on is that other growers suck. I have grown cannabis...

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1,000+ People Sign Up For Pennsylvania Medical Marijuana Program On Opening Day

Sun, 11/05/2017 - 20:07
Pennsylvania’s medical marijuana law was signed on April 17, 2016, but until recently was just in the rule making and implementation phase. In the middle of last month Pennsylvania allowed...

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