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Tuesday, December 20, 2016 Headlines | Marijuana Today Daily News

Dawn rises on Boston's Back Bay as blue speckled clouds hazily stretch across the sky.

Marijuana Today Daily Headlines
Tuesday, December 20, 2016 | Curated by host Shea Gunther

// Colo. offers another model for marijuana industry: Its pot czar (Boston Globe)

// Obama grants clemency to Arizona man convicted of marijuana possession (KTAR News)

// Guam Governor Calls For Marijuana Legalization (Marijuana.com)


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// Cannabis REIT Innovative Industrial Properties Closes $30MM Sale-Leaseback (New Cannabis Ventures)

// Chart: The Trump effect – Some marijuana companies shifting 2017 growth plans, but most staying the course (Marijuana Business Daily)

// Arizona Bill Would Legalize Marijuana, Nullify Federal Prohibition (Tenth Amendment Center)

// Minn. Medical Marijuana Company Announces Price Cuts (CBS Minnesota)

// Hemp growers may try to block federal ban on marijuana extracts (Star Telegram)

// The National Fraternal Order of Police Asks Trump to Leave State Marijuana Laws Alone (Westword)

// US women increasingly use pot during pregnancy, study finds (Philly.com)


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Thursday, December 15, 2016 Headlines | Marijuana Today Daily News

CBD oil for sale on Walmart.com

Marijuana Today Daily Headlines
Thursday, December 15, 2016 | Curated by host Shea Gunther

// New DEA Rule Says CBD Oil is Really, Truly, No-Joke Illegal (Leafly)

// Marijuana Is Now Officially Legal In Massachusetts (Weed News)

// Oregon Health Authority Releases New Cannabis Testing Rules… Again (Weed News)


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// Despite Mass. legalization, some college campuses still ban marijuana (WWLP 22 News)

// Anchorage sees first retail pot store open Thursday (News Miner)

// Michigan House votes to let landlords bar medical pot (Wood TV 8)

// Pot Dispensaries Frustrated By State’s Costly Delays (Hawaii Public Radio)

// Tennessee Republican Lawmakers Push Medical Marijuana (Marijuana.com)

// Pa. senator says he used medical marijuana despite ban (York Daily Record)

// Shumlin releases PSA to support marijuana pardons (Vermont Biz)


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Thursday, December 1, 2016 Headlines | Marijuana Today Daily News

President Obama on the front cover to Time is held up in front of someone's face lounging on the couch.

Marijuana Today Daily Headlines
Thursday, December 1, 2016 | Curated by host Shea Gunther

// Do Obama’s Last-Minute Marijuana Comments Signal Big Moves? (Marijuana.com)

// DC Advocates Take Their Case to Jeff Sessions- and He Listens. Sort of. (Leafly)

// Canopy Growth to acquire rival weed producer in $430M deal (CTV News)


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// Marijuana testing poses regulatory quandaries (Capital Press)

// Report argues new Oregon testing rules are straining pot supply (Statesman Journal)

// OrganiGram Moves Forward with 9 Million Gram Capacity Addition (New Cannabis Ventures)

// Canada May Face Marijuana Shortage When It’s Legalized: Canaccord (Huffington Post)

// Colorado hemp industry moves ahead after seed certification (Marijuana Business Daily)

// New Market: Humble beginnings expected for North Dakota’s medical marijuana industry (Marijuana Business Daily)

// Scotts Miracle-Gro Boosts Cannabis Exposure by Taking Control of AeroGrow International (New Cannabis Ventures)


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Wednesday, October 12, 2016 Headlines | Marijuana Today Daily News

A space shuttle at the start of a launch in Cape Canaveal

Marijuana Today Daily Headlines
Wednesday, October 12, 2016 | Curated by host Shea Gunther

// 77% Of Florida Voters Support Medical Marijuana, According to Poll (WFSU News)

// Prison Food Company Funds Legal Marijuana Opposition (Marijuana.com)

// Marijuana businesses push back on Oregon’s testing rules, ask for delay (Oregon Live)


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// Axed High Times exec sues for $6M in damages (New York Post)

// U.K. Regulator Says Some Cannabis Products Count as Medicine (Time)

// Bro hug: Presidential candidate Gary Johnson forgives ex-cabinet member in pot spat (Cannabist)

// MJ Business Daily and Emerald Scientific Partner to Produce the MJBizCon Science Symposium in Las Vegas (Marijuana Investor News)

// Nevada Harvests First Industrial Hemp Crop This Week (Marijuana.com)

// United by pot, divided by policy: How Maine’s pro-marijuana forces disagree (Bangor Daily News)

// Pot pop-up offering marijuana and edibles for ‘donation’ on East Van street corner (Vancouver Sun)


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Wednesday, September 7, 2016 Headlines | Marijuana Today Daily News

A collapsed barn sits in a green Vermont field.

Marijuana Today Daily Headlines
Wednesday, September 7, 2016 | Curated by host Shea Gunther

// Oregon agency charged with accrediting pot labs ‘on verge of collapse’ (Oregon Live)

// American Legion Calls for Marijuana Rescheduling (Marijuana.com)

// Oklahoma AG Scott Pruitt’s rewrite of MMJ ballot misleads voters, suit alleges (The Cannabist)


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// Eugene Monroe: After seven years in the NFL, I won’t allow my son to play football (The Cannabist)

// Vets against banning commercial marijuana in Pueblo County (The Pueblo Chieftain)

// Ohio’s medical marijuana law goes in effect Thursday, but no pot for two years (The Columbus Dispatch)

// Ohio leader seeks applicants for medical marijuana panel (The Morning Journal)

// New law allows some students to use medical marijuana oil at school (Delaware Public Media)

// Colorado hits another cannabis 1st with certified hemp seed (Fredericksburg.com)

// Poll: Half want to see marijuana legalized in Arizona (AZ Central)


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Tuesday, August 23, 2016 Headlines | Marijuana Today Daily News

MMA fighter Nate Diaz puffing on a CBD pen during a post-fight interview.

Marijuana Today Daily Headlines
Tuesday, August 23, 2016 | Curated by host Shea Gunther

// Nate Diaz vape pen use after UFC 202 under investigation by USADA (MMA Fighting)

// DOH report: Medical marijuana program should be expanded (Buffalo Business Journal)

// More Than 41,000 Demand Publix Heiress Stop Fighting Medical Marijuana (Miami New Times)


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// Chart of the Week: Monthly Marijuana Sales in Washington State Surpass $60 Million (Marijuana Business Daily)

// Pot generates $25.5 million in taxes so far (Bend Bulletin)

// Pot Fundraiser Cancelled After LAPD Objects (LA Business Journal)

// Army’s Top Doc Won’t Back Medical Cannabis for PTSD (Marijuana Business Daily)

// Weeks From Selling Pot Uruguay, Producer Sees Future in Hemp (Bloomberg)

// NY just grew its first legal hemp (Lohud)

// Colorado districts wrestle with new law allowing students to use medical marijuana at school (Denver Post)


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Thursday, August 4, 2016 Headlines | Marijuana Today Daily News

Consultant Jonathan Hunt checks marijuana seedlings on the Flandreau Santee Sioux Reservation

Marijuana Today Daily Headlines
Thursday, August 4, 2016 | Curated by host Shea Gunther

// South Dakota charges 2 men trying to help launch pot resort (Montana Standard)

// Obama shortens terms for 214 prisoners; 67 had life sentence (Sante Fe New Mexican)

// Capitol Hill Officials Demand to Know Why a Native American Teenager is Being Prosecuted for Cannabis (Willamette Week)


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// Scotts Miracle-Gro spends $136M on Dutch hydroponics business (Columbus Business Journal)

// Illinoisians spent $2.9 million on medical marijuana products in July (Chicago Tribune)

// Passamaquoddies drop idea to grow medical marijuana (Portland Press Herald)

// I am worried about my NFL family. I am ready to talk cannabis. I am Eugene Monroe. (Cannabist)

// Puyallup Tribe pursuing medical marijuana grow after signing deal with state (The News Tribune)

// New Applications Have Poured in for Arizona Medical-Pot Store Licenses (Phoenix New Times)

// Emblem Cannabis, Now Fully Licensed by Health Canada, to Begin Shipments by October 1st (New Cannabis Ventures)


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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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Tuesday, July 12, 2016 Headlines | Marijuana Today Daily News

A row of marijuana buds with a narrow depth of field.

Marijuana Today Daily Headlines
Tuesday, July 12, 2016 | Curated by host Shea Gunther

// Arizona Supreme Court rules marijuana smell valid for search warrants (The Cannabist)

// Medical Marijuana Fails To Make GOP Platform After Vigorous Debate (Huffington Post)

// LePage administration rejects bid to treat opiate addiction with marijuana (Bangor Daily News)


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// North Dakota medical pot backers submit signatures (Sioux City Journal)

// Hawaii law lets nurses certify medical marijuana patients (The Washington Times)

// Development of hemp as cash crop in Maine starts slowly (Portland Press Herald)

// Breaking News: Green Flower signs the world’s most prominent cannabis blogger to the team (Green Flower)

// Chart of the Week: Number of Concentrates Product Lines Ballooning in Washington State (Marijuana Business Daily)

// Prices for Montana medical marijuana cards drop from $75 to $5 (KBZK News 7 Montana)

// Anti-marijuana campaign files suit against legalization move (SF Gate)


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Thursday, July 7, 2016 Headlines | Marijuana Today Daily News

Dawn breaking over the Boston skyline

Marijuana Today Daily Headlines
Thursday, July 7, 2016 | Curated by host Shea Gunther

// The Massachusetts Supreme Court Just OK’d a Legalization Measure – And Improved Its Chances (Leafly)

// After Medical Marijuana Legalized, Medicare Prescriptions Drop For Many Drugs (Maine Public Broadcasting)

// Google Preparing to Work With the Cannabis Industry? (Marijuana Business Daily)


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// Executive Director Allen St. Pierre Resigns From NORML (Marijuana Politics)

// Cannabis Capitalist: Scotts Miracle-Gro CEO Bets Big On Pot Growers (Forbes)

// Washington State Liquor and Cannabis Board Warns Against Misuse of Patient Data (New Cannabis Ventures)

// Big Marijuana’ doesn’t exist, says spokesman for Campaign to Regulate Marijuana Like Alcohol in Mass. (Mass Live)

// Kentucky: Industrial Hemp has Growing Market Potential (The Daily Chronic)

// Small businesses prepare for Ohio medical marijuana market months before regulations announced (Cleveland.com)

// Sheriff’s deputies shut down unlicensed marijuana dispensary (The News Tribune)


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