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Friday, June 2, 2017 Headlines | Marijuana Today Daily News

Snoop Dogg graces a purple cover of High Times Magazine with blunt hanging from his mouth.

Marijuana Today Daily Headlines
Friday, June 2, 2017 | Curated by host Shea Gunther

// High Times magazine sells to Bob Marleys son, others (San Francisco Chronicle)

// Secret Service relaxes marijuana policy in bid to swell ranks (CNN)

// New Hampshire Marijuana Decrim Goes to Governor (MassRoots)


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// Maryland MMJ commissioner targeted by lawsuits from ex-cops (Marijuana Business Daily)

// Cannabis Testing Lab Reach with Arkansas and California Licensing Deals (New Cannabis Ventures)

// Medical pot producer sues over New Mexico state fair display (KOAT 7)

// State prepares for new medical marijuana companies (Times Union)

// First medical marijuana dispensary will open on June 8 without cannabis products (KITV 4 ABC)

// Alaska has collected nearly $1 million in marijuana tax revenue, so far still short of projections (Alaska Dispatch News)

// Environmental damage means felonies for misdemeanor pot grows (OrovilleMR)


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Friday, April 21, 2017 Headlines | Marijuana Today Daily News

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Marijuana Today Daily Headlines
Friday, April 21, 2017 | Curated by host Shea Gunther

// Medicaid Can Save $1 Billion With Medical Marijuana (MassRoots)

// President Trump’s top prosecutor Jeff Sessions, is ‘obsessed’ with marijuana, Massachusetts Attorney General Maura Healey says (Mass Live)

// Canadians trust pot producers less than banks, realtors and fast food companies: report (Global News)


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// Sparking up support: N.H. poised to expand medical marijuana laws (Concord Monitor)

// Marijuana legalization support at all-time high (CBS News)

// The DEA has lost its moral authority: Rep. Jared Polis pulls no punches in exclusive interview (The Cannabist)

// Colorado House rejects ban on cannabis use in churches, OKs medical marijuana for PTSD (The Gazette)

// Hundreds stand in line for free pot on 4/20 (WCSH 6 NBC)

// Texas regulators won’t punish teacher for getting high in Colorado (Austin American-Statesman)

// Snoop Dogg dropped in on Earl Blumenauer’s 4/20 Reddit AmA (Oregon Live)


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Friday, March 10, 2017 Headlines | Marijuana Today Daily News

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Marijuana Today Daily Headlines
Friday, March 10, 2017 | Curated by host Shea Gunther

// Sessions Admits He Can’t Arrest Everyone For Marijuana (MassRoots)

// Colorado marijuana sales holding steady with $109 million in January 2017 (Cannabist)

// Aurora Cannabis to Provide Customers with Certificate of Analysis (New Cannabis Ventures)


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// Colorado Senate passes marijuana membership clubs bill on to House, but Hickenlooper has concerns (The Denver Channel)

// Denver FBI honors youth program partly funded by pot taxes (9&10 News)

// Mass. High Court Hears Arguments On Medical Marijuana Firing (New England Public Radio)

// Montana’s medical marijuana industry on the rebound (Marijuana Business Daily)

// Ohio to allow more medical marijuana dispensaries, letting them stay open longer, under latest proposal (Columbus Business Journal)

// Public marijuana usage stirs debate in Nevada Senate (Las Vegas Review-Journal)

// Does AG candidate Dave Jones recall his vote on legal pot? ‘I truly do not’ (Sacamento Bee)


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Monday, February 6, 2017 Headlines | Marijuana Today Daily News

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Marijuana Today Daily Headlines
Monday, February 6, 2017 | Curated by host Shea Gunther

// First Look at New Marijuana Bills in Congress (Mass Roots)

// Out $1,000,000 for Halted Super Bowl Party, Cannabis Entrepreneur to Sue Los Angeles (New Cannabis Ventures)

// Bill to Legalize, Tax, and Regulate Marijuana Passes New Mexico House Committee (KRWG NPR)


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// NFL-Pain-racked McMahon still waiting for compensation (Yahoo Sports)

// WTF Is Wrong With North Dakota Legislators On Medical Marijuana? (Weed News)

// Israel takes step toward allowing export of medical marijuana (Reuters)

// Trump’s Cabinet on Cannabis (Mass Roots)

// Marijuana is still illegal, as far as Maine’s colleges and universities are concerned (Portland Press Herald)

// More Colorado businesses dropping pot from pre-employment drug tests (Denver Post)

// SXSW Interactive to See a Surge of Cannabis Content (New Cannabis Ventures)


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Monday, January 30, 2017 Headlines | Marijuana Today Daily News

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Marijuana Today Daily Headlines
Monday, January 30, 2017 | Curated by host Shea Gunther

// Marijuana is Officially Legal in Maine (Weed News)

// LePage Relents, Signs Pot Law Fix (Maine Public)

// Drug Policy Alliance executive director Nadelmann stepping down (Marijuana Business Daily)


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// Burgum signs off on delay for medical marijuana law (Bismarck Tribune)

// Oregon bill would make it illegal to fire someone for off-duty marijuana use (Oregon Live)

// Bill Would Make It No Longer Illegal To Have Marijuana In A Person’s System In South Dakota (Weed News)

// Families wait as Iowa lawmakers consider future of medical marijuana (Sioux City Journal)

// Public use of marijuana to be debated during Nevada Legislature session (Las Vegas Review-Journal)

// Apple Vaporizer Patent Spurs Speculation of Cannabis Industry Entry (New Cannabis Ventures)

// TDA_Boulder Ad Agency Creates Custom Strains for Denver’s Creative Class (Westword)


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Monday, January 23, 2017 Headlines | Marijuana Today Daily News

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Marijuana Today Daily Headlines
Monday, January 23, 2017 | Curated by host Shea Gunther

// Marijuana Group Passes Out Free Joints for Trump’s Inauguration (New York Times)

// Mass. legislation would sharply curb marijuana law (Boston Globe)

// In a first, judge finds teacher’s Colorado high doesn’t count in Texas (Austin American-Statesman)


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// Marijuana odor justifies warrantless vehicle search, Court of Appeals rules (Baltimore Sun)

// Social Consumption Committee Focuses on Location Restrictions for Marijuana Use (Westword)

// THC BioMed Begins Shipping Live Cannabis Plants across Canada to ACMPR Registered Patients and Announces Wholesale Genetic Pricing (Yahoo Finance)

// Governor’s marijuana tax proposal has some worried black market will thrive in Nevada (Las Vegas Review-Journal)

// Zone in downtown Eureka being considered for cannabis extraction businesses (KRCR News)

// Applications For Pa. Medical Marijuana Growers, Dispensaries Now Online (CBS Philly)

// Colorado’s future doctors support medical marijuana but aren’t sure about recommending it (Denver Post)


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