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Israel Ends Medical Marijuana Export Because of Donald Trump

Israel Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu has put Israel’s medical marijuana export program on hold after receiving a telephone call from Trump voicing his disapproval. Netanyahu told reporters at channel 2 news that Trump objected to Israel’s plans to export medical marijuana.   The medical marijuana export industry in Israel was expected to earn at least $1 billion annually. One Finance Ministry official recommended that Israel continue with its export plans while simply not exporting any […]

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Categories: International, medical marijuana, Politics

Legislators in New York Want Mary Jane to Fight Addiction

ALBANY, N.Y.: New York legislators proposed a bill that would include opiate addiction as a qualifying condition for medical marijuana. The Daily News reported that the legislation was proposed last week to the Assembly and Senate.   The measure was introduced by Assemblyman Daniel O’Donnell (D-Manhattan) and can help to end the opioid crises by helping addicts who are in detox with anxiety, […]

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Categories: medical marijuana, New York, Opiods

Wyoming Legislature Wants Edible Pot Law

Legislatures in Wyoming have proposed tough marijuana laws specifically addressing edibles due to the flood of cannabis-infused edibles spilling into the state from Colorado. Marijuana is illegal in Wyoming but quite legal in the neighboring state of Colorado.    Current law considers possession of more than 3 ounces of cannabis flowers a felony, carrying a prison sentence of up to 5 years. Two bills are being proposed […]

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Categories: Crime, Edibles, Enforcement, Health, Legalization, Legislation, Marijuana Use, Medical Benefits, medical marijuana, Wyoming

Grade Schooler Shares THC Gummy Bears with Classmates

ALBUQUERQUE, NEW MEXICO:  A fifth-grader brought gummy bears infused with marijuana to school and shared them with her classmates, believing they were just gummy bears. The Albuquerque Journal reported that the nine-year-old found the gummy bears at home last week, not realizing that the gummy bears weren’t candy, but actually her grandfather’s medical marijuana.   The student shared the gummy bears with some classmates in the […]

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Categories: Edibles, Enforcement, Marijuana Use, medical marijuana, New Mexico

Mary Jane and Politics are Becoming Fast Friends

As voters legalize marijuana state after state, politicians are starting to realize that marijuana may be good for their careers. A poll last April showed that at least 64 percent of Americans approve of legalizing marijuana and 91 percent of Americans are in favor of legalizing medical marijuana. Politicians are taking notice, and many have joined forces with marijuana advocates and are either endorsing legalizing […]

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Categories: Decriminalization, Dispensaries, Economy, Enforcement, Federal, Government, Jobs, Legalization, Legislation, Licensing, Marijuana Industry, marijuana sales, Marijuana Use, Medical Benefits, medical marijuana, Nationwide

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