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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

Doctors Make Marijuana a Family Affair

A married couple and their two adult children, all doctors, have begun a medical marijuana practice in three states. Dr. David Knox and his wife, Dr. Janice Knox, along with their children, Drs. Rachel and Jessica Knox, have come together to offer a professional cannabis practice for their patients.   The Washington Post reported that the family business, American Cannabinoid Clinics, has locations in Oregon, California, and Washington state. The family practice also has licensed […]

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Categories: California, Cannabis Oil, Cannabis Research, Health, Licensing, Marijuana Industry, Marijuana Use, Medical Benefits, medical marijuana, Oregon, Washington

Elderly Couple Caught Carrying 60 Pounds of Pot Caught Again

LANCASTER COUNTY, Neb.: The elderly California couple that was arrested with 60 pounds of marijuana in their vehicle last December were caught again 3 weeks later in the same state, according to The Lincoln Journal Star. Patrick Jiron, 80, along with his 83-year-old wife Barbara Jiron, was caught just before Christmas with an estimated $300,000 […]

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Categories: Crime, DEA, Elderly, Jail Time, marijuana sales, Nebraska, Police

Cannabis Crimes During The Holidays

ANCHORAGE, Alaska:  Three men and a woman robbed a cannabis cultivation warehouse in late December, smashing a window with a sledgehammer, according to NBC affiliate KTUU. The four masked bandits made off with marijuana and marijuana products worth more than $150,000. The entire incident was caught on security cameras.   Anchorage Police officers on the scene found broken glass from the exterior door […]

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Categories: Alaska, Crime, Enforcement, Jail Time, Missouri, News

Trump Administration Rescinds Obama Weed Policy

WASHINGTON — Jeff Sessions, the U.S. Attorney General, has rescinded the federal policy which prevented federal law enforcement from prosecuting in states with legal marijuana. The Obama-era policy left legalized marijuana states to regulate and enforce state laws individually. Former Attorney General Eric Holder wrote the Cole Memo in 2013, which stipulated that the federal government would permit states to establish local laws without interference.  The […]

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Categories: Cannabis Culture, Crime, DEA, Dispensaries, Economy, Enforcement, Federal, Government, Jail Time, Jobs, Legalization, Legislation, Licensing, Marijuana Industry, marijuana sales, Marijuana Use, medical marijuana, Police, Politics, Recreational, Washington

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