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Monday, July 25, 2016 Headlines | Marijuana Today Daily News

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Marijuana Today Daily Headlines
Monday, July 25, 2016 | Curated by host Shea Gunther

// Hugo water safe to drink after conclusive tests show no signs of THC (Denver Post)

// First home delivery of medical marijuana made in Florida (Orlando Sentinel)

// Canada’s medical pot companies aim to grow export business (The Globe and Mail)


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// Lil Wayne- Bad Trip at High Times Concert- I’ll Never Do This Again! (TMZ)

// Legislature aware part of Ohio pot law legally questionable (News Herald)

// Pro marijuana group reports $339,982 (Arkansas Online)

// Pot activists meet with cops to prep for DNC (Philly.com)

// Illinois governor working with police on marijuana bill (The Telegraph)

// NH lawmaker who pushed for medical marijuana wants to help make it more affordable (Union Leader)

// Kaine and Clinton Agree: Respect State Marijuana Laws (Marijuana.com)


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Monday, July 18, 2016 Headlines | Marijuana Today Daily News

The first legal medical marijuana crop grown in Florida.

Marijuana Today Daily Headlines
Monday, July 18, 2016 | Curated by host Shea Gunther

// This is What Florida’s First Legal Marijuana Crop Looks Like (Marijuana.com)

// Weak, Narrow CBD Bill Introduced by Anti-Cannabis Senators (Leafly News)

// Randy Moss on NFL’s marijuana ban: ‘Loosen up the rules and let everybody live’ (CBS Sports)


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// Pot shop owner says he will sell marijuana without prescriptions (CBC News)

// Marijuana labs prepping for regulation and oversight; no lab licenses issued yet (Oregon Live)

// How the marijuana industry is boosting the Colorado economy (The Cannabist)

// Marijuana taxes generate more than $8.4M for Boulder County communities (The Daily Camera)

// Commissioners move forward with cannabis zoning amendment (Carroll County Times)

// Watch: Patagonia is pushing U.S. hemp forward with ‘Harvesting Liberty’ (The Cannabist)

// Gov. Cuomo announces synthetic marijuana crackdown (The Daily News)


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Monday, July 11, 2016 Headlines | Marijuana Today Daily News

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Marijuana Today Daily Headlines
Monday, July 11, 2016 | Curated by host Shea Gunther

// Democrats call for ‘pathway’ to marijuana legalization (Washington Post)

// Activists behind THC-limiting initiative to withdraw controversial Amendment 139 (The Cannabist)

// Local medical marijuana co. commits $20 million for cannabis research (WMDT 46 ABC News Maryland)


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// Medical marijuana supporters rally at Kentucky Capitol (The State Journal)

// Kentucky Nurses Association endorses medical marijuana (WDRB News Kentucky)

// Supporters of rival medical-marijuana measures not backing down (Arkansas News)

// Canopy Growth CEO Sells $1.1mm in Stock (New Cannabis Ventures)

// Portland pot dispensary targeted in Oregon marijuana industry’s first fraud investigation (Oregon Live)

// Governor, Boston Mayor Kick Off Campaign Against Marijuana Legalization (Patch)

// Oregon Launches New Cannabis Worker Permit (Leafly)


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Friday, July 8, 2016 Headlines | Marijuana Today Daily News

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Marijuana Today Daily Headlines
Friday, July 8, 2016 | Curated by host Shea Gunther

// How a $2 Roadside Drug Test Sends Innocent People to Jail (The New York Times Magazine)

// It’s official: Arkansas will vote on medical marijuana in November (The Cannabist)

// New study aims to examine whole-plant marijuana as treatment for sports injuries (The Denver Post)


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// New Mexico Medical Cannabis Operators’ Financials Revealed (New Cannabis Ventures)

// Gathering of Nations gets cannabis producer as sponsor (KRQE News 13 New Mexico)

// Vancouver Dispensary Gets Second License in City’s History (Marijuana.com)

// Wyoming Liquor Division provides conference on alcohol and marijuana (KGWN NBC News Wyoming)

// Japan party backs use of medical marijuana, gets mixed reaction (Euronews)

// Alaska Marijuana Control Board passes on-site pot use amendment (News Miner)

// Walker signs alcohol bill with marijuana business provisions (News Miner)

 

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Friday, July 1, 2016 Headlines | Marijuana Today Daily News

Boxes of petitions await submission in Arizona

Marijuana Today Daily Headlines
Friday, July 1, 2016 | Curated by host Shea Gunther

// Arizona marijuana supporters turn in nearly 260,000 signatures for ballot measure (3TV News Arizona)

// Oregon’s Senator Helped Deliver a $70,000 Marijuana Tax Payment (Time)

// Hours to deadline, state’s database for medical marijuana users is not ready (The Seattle Times)


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// Rauner signs bill extending medical marijuana program (CT Post)

// Hundreds of medical marijuana shops to shut down with new state rule kicking in Friday (Q13 Fox News Washington)

// More Minnesota medical marijuana clinics means less driving for patients (The Cannabist (AP))

// Marijuana task force to be led by former deputy PM Anne McLellan (CBC News Canada)

// Congressman: Vote against pot banking? Get a tattoo of slain security guard’s name (The Cannabist)

// Colorado Health Department offering grants for marijuana research (Denver Post)

// Industry fights effort to limit pot potency in Colorado (The Cannabist)


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Thursday, June 30, 2016 Headlines | Marijuana Today Daily News

Jake Plummer of the Denver Broncos

Marijuana Today Daily Headlines
Thursday, June 30, 2016 | Curated by host Shea Gunther

// Hooked: Jake Plummer opens up about the NFL’s drug problem, offers a solution (BSN Denver)

// Jamaica proposes marijuana dispensers for tourists at airports following legalisation (Independent)

// Exclusive Florida Decides Poll: Voters likely to OK medical marijuana (Bay News 9 Florida)


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// Mary’s Medicinals Announces Sale of Millionth Transdermal Cannabis Patch (PR Newswire)

// Study: Marijuana legalization would generate $82M in taxes for Arizona (Tucson.com)

// Campaign to legalize marijuana to turn in more than 200000 signatures (AZ Central)

// New Mexico’s medical marijuana program gets new location (Sante Fe New Mexican)

// Toronto Defers Promised Dispensary Debates (Marijuana.com)

// Marijuana Drinks Not Causing a Buzz (Forbes)

// Sales of recreational marijuana edibles concentrates higher than anticipated (KPIC 4 News Oregon)


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Wednesday, June 29, 2016 Headlines | Marijuana Today Daily News

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Marijuana Today Daily Headlines
Wednesday, June 29, 2016 | Curated by host Shea Gunther

// It’s Official- California Will Vote on Legalizing Marijuana in November (Alternet)

// Lawmakers Push to Restore Medical Marijuana Language to VA Bill (Military.com)

// Medical marijuana patients warned of possible delays in getting their pot starting Friday (Q13 Fox Washington)


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// Judge orders Illinois to authorize medical marijuana for PTSD (Chicago Tribune)

// Canopy Growth Canada’s Largest Publicly Traded Weed Grower Expands To Brazil (Huffington Post)

// Colombia Turns to Marijuana as Rural Jobs Tool (Wall Street Journal)

// LA County extends ban on growing medical marijuana in unincorporated areas (Los Angeles Daily News)

// Twelve medical marijuana dispensaries suing state (KIRO 7 News Washington)

// Dispensaries Make More Money Per Square Foot Than Whole Foods (Leafly)

// Legal weed firm snatches up 40000 square feet of NE Portland industrial space (Portland Business Journal)


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Tuesday, June 28, 2016 Headlines | Marijuana Today Daily News

US Supreme Court

Marijuana Today Daily Headlines
Tuesday, June 28, 2016 | Curated by host Shea Gunther

// U.S. Supreme Court rejects appeal over medical marijuana in Montana (Billings Gazette)

// Maine marijuana question first on November ballot (WGME 13 Maine)

// Chart of the Week: Monthly Recreational Marijuana Sales in U.S. Averaging $124M (Marijuana Business Daily)


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// Karygiannis says pot shop raids were a waste of money (CP 24 Toronto)

// Marijuana-Based Drug Helps Kids With Rare Forms Of Epilepsy In Studies (Forbes)

// Illinois medical marijuana director resigns after 1 year (Chicago Tribune)

// Surveillance pictures show men wanted for killing of security guard at Aurora dispensary (Denver 7 ABC News)

// D.C. Department Of Health Recommends Taxing And Regulating Weed (Dcist)

// Moon Denver First to Add Marijuana Tips to Mainstream Travel Guide (Westword)

// YiLoLife Inc. Pledges $200,000 to Committee Backing Arizona’s Proposed Regulation and Taxation of Marijuana Act (Digital Journal)


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Monday, June 27, 2016 Headlines | Marijuana Today Daily News

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Marijuana Today Daily Headlines
Monday, June 27, 2016 | Curated by host Shea Gunther

// Growing medical marijuana could mean big business in Maryland. Here’s who wants in. (The Washington Post)

// Looming Canada Post work stoppage has medical marijuana producers scrambling (CBC News)

// Ex-Tour de France winner to open cannabis business, plans to go back to the Tour this July (Business Insider)


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// ACLU cites enforcement disparities in endorsing legalized marijuana (The Herald News)

// Why SSDP is endorsing AUMA (SSDP)

// Ex-lawman: Shouldn’t have to give up gun for medical marijuana (Albuquerque Journal)

// High Maintenance Teaser: The Hit Web Series Comes to HBO (Slash Films)

// LSU, Southern boards authorize medical marijuana production (The Times-Picayune)

// State attorneys oppose delay of medical marijuana restrictions (The Missoulian)

// The Largest Cannabis Golf Tournament In The Northwest Hits The Green This Summer In Oregon (The Weed Blog)


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Friday, June 24, 2016 Headlines | Marijuana Today Daily News

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Marijuana Today Daily Headlines
Friday, June 24, 2016 | Curated by host Shea Gunther

// Congress Blocks Medical Marijuana for Military Veterans (Marijuana.com)

// Starbuds loses license for Denver marijuana grow in first decision of its kind (The Denver Post)

// Four more marijuana dispensaries raided by Toronto police (The Hamilton Spectator)


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// Titans LB Derrick Morgan joins campaign to change NFL’s marijuana policy (NY Daily News)

// Elizabeth Warren joins fellow senators in asking feds for update on marijuana classification (Mass Live)

// Maine secretary of state revises wording of all five November ballot questions (Bangor Daily News)

// Medical pot changes mean some minors can legally buy weed (King 5 News Washington)

// Marijuana Businessman Denied Life Insurance (U.S. News & World Report)

// Cuomo: Medical marijuana program is ‘a good law’ (Lohud)

// Lawsuit: State produced bogus marijuana test results (The Detroit News)


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