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Thursday, August 10, 2017 Headlines | Marijuana Today Daily News

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Marijuana Today Daily Headlines
Thursday, August 10, 2017 | Curated by host Shea Gunther

// Latino Lawmakers Endorse Legalizing Marijuana (MassRoots)

// San Diego DA’s Prosecution of Pot Attorney Has Sent Chills Through the Legal Community (Voices of San Diego)

// Letter from Clark County to marijuana industry: Don’t promote public pot use (Las Vegas Sun)


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// Colorado lawmaker calls Sessions’ marijuana policy letters a ‘political ploy’ (Cannabist)

// Made-in-L.A. Marijuana Strains Find a Market in Las Vegas (LA Weekly)

// With pot legal state, vows crackdown on impaired drivers (Boston.com)

// This former minister expects to make $22 million next year selling marijuana (CNBC)

// After 2015 legalization, Texans may be able to buy medical cannabis oil by January (Texas Tribune)

// Medical marijuana companies in Canada capitalizing on ‘insane’ growth abroad (Marijuana Business Daily)

// Seattle Drops Fine Against Hempfest (Leafly (AP))


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Tuesday, February 21, 2017 Headlines | Marijuana Today Daily News

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Marijuana Today Daily Headlines
Tuesday, February 21, 2017 | Curated by host Shea Gunther

// When Retirement Comes With a Daily Dose of Cannabis (New York Times)

// What Were They Smoking? Safer Arizona Leaders Admit 2018 Pot Initiative Flawed (Phoenix New Times)

// New law puts 3000 Sonoma County cannabis cultivators in jeopardy (The Press Democrat)


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// Senate committee debating North Dakota medical pot bill (Charlotte Observer)

// As pot goes legit the dinner-table debate lights up (Portland Press Herald)

// Chart: Recreational marijuana markets in Washington Colorado still soaring (Marijuana Business Daily)

// No barbs but support for decriminalizing pot at first GOP Va. governor debate (Washington Post)

// Following legalization Boston law firm Foley Hoag creates marijuana practice (Mass Live)

// Colorado to Open its First Drive-Thru Cannabis Shop (Culture Magazine)

// The DEA Is Hiring Weed Couriers (MassRoots)


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Wednesday, February 1, 2017 Headlines | Marijuana Today Daily News

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Marijuana Today Daily Headlines
Wednesday, February 1, 2017 | Curated by host Shea Gunther

// Donald Trump Supreme Court Nominee Neil Gorsuch on Marijuana (Weed News)

// Medical marijuana patient asks Montana Supreme Court to intervene in felony case (Billings Gazette)

// MassRoots Secures Tom Angell as Senior Political Correspondent (Marijuana Industry News)


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// Alaska board mulls pot use in retail stores (Star Tribune)

// Alaska collects $145,800 marijuana tax in December (Juneau Empire)

// How should California regulate pot? The Teamsters are weighing in (Sacramento Bee)

// S.C. Democrats’ 2017 legislative hopes include casinos, legalizing medical marijuana (Post and Courier)

// House Senate bills would ban smoking of pot, edibles (Baxter Bulletin)

// Canopy Growth (TSX: WEED) Closes Mettrum Acquisition (New Cannabis Ventures)

// Feds Penalize Medical Marijuana Company For Fraud (Banker & Tradesman)


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Monday, January 2, 2017 Headlines | Marijuana Today Daily News

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Marijuana Today Daily Headlines
Monday, January 2, 2017 | Curated by host Shea Gunther

Happy Holidays! Shea is taking this week off so we’ll be debuting our new show Marijuana Today Story Hour. This episode features Kris Krane, a regular on our weekly podcast Marijuana Today, telling the story of that time SSDP was reallly close to disaster.


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Thursday, December 22, 2016 Headlines | Marijuana Today Daily News

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Marijuana Today Daily Headlines
Thursday, December 22, 2016 | Curated by host Shea Gunther

// After legalization, teen marijuana use drops sharply in Colorado (Washington Post)

// Court: Medical marijuana law trumps law on transporting pot (Wood TV 8)

// Raimondo says legalized pot could add up to $15M to state coffers in first year (Providence Journal)


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// Philadelphia, neighboring counties, to host many of Pennsylvania’s medical marijuana dispensaries (Elevated Nation)

// State licenses for marijuana growing set at 5 (Arkansas Online)

// Dispensaries Restocking Shelves; Patients Renewing Registration (Valley Press Independent)

// NEW REPORT: Colorado Marijuana Sales Continue to Soar, Top $2 Billion by 2020 (Yahoo Finance)

// Nevada’s marijuana registration system back online after 1 week shutdown (Las Vegas Review-Journal)

// ACLU, patient group to challenge state’s ‘burdensome’ medical marijuana regulations (Providence Journal)

// 7th medical marijuana license approved by Florida Department of Health (WPTV 5 NBC)


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Thursday, September 22, 2016 Headlines | Marijuana Today Daily News

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Marijuana Today Daily Headlines
Thursday, September 22, 2016 | Curated by host Shea Gunther

// Gov. Snyder signs medical marijuana regulations into law (WLNS 6)

// Puerto Rico Inventory Tracking System Deal Embroiled in Dispute (Marijuana Business Daily)

// Colorado medical pot law poised to add PTSD as qualifier (Denver Post)


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// 2 More Sought in Kidnapping of 4 Held at California Pot Farm (ABC News)

// Nevada offers online medical marijuana card application (My News 4 NBC)

// DC medical marijuana patients could soon get more pot (Fox 5 DC)

// Australia’s Entire MMJ Crop Will be Grown on 5 Acres (Leafly)

// PBS’ Rick Steves will lend ‘European Perspective’ to the Legal Marijuana Ballot Question in Massachusetts (Boston Magazine)

// Judge Orders Illinois to Add Post-Operative Chronic Pain to Medical Marijuana List (NBC 5 Chicago)

// Marijuana Ordinance Missing Crucial Detail (News Channel 5)


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Friday, September 2, 2016 Headlines | Marijuana Today Daily News

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Marijuana Today Daily Headlines
Friday, September 2, 2016 | Curated by host Shea Gunther

// Arkansas election gets interesting with second medical marijuana initiative OK’d for ballot (The Cannabist)

// CDC: More people are using marijuana, but fewer are abusing it (Washington Post)

// On the ballot: Denver to vote on allowing social marijuana use in some businesses (The Cannabist)


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// Connecticut medical marijuana registration open to patients under 18 (New Haven Register News)

// Markell signs bill to allow marijuana for terminally ill (Delaware Online)

// Pro-marijuana group challenges Alabama lobbying law (AL.com)

// Illinois Supreme Court working through new approach to marijuana laws (WQAD 8)

// Medical marijuana chair says he’s committed to diversity (WMDT 47 ABC)

// Medicinal cannabis to be legalised in Australia from November (The Sydney Morning Herald)

// Pitch Your Cannabusiness at The Arcview Group’s Las Vegas Meeting (New Cannabis Ventures)


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Tuesday, June 14, 2016 Headlines | Marijuana Today Daily News

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Marijuana Today Daily Headlines
Tuesday, June 14, 2016 | Curated by host Shea Gunther

// CSU-Pueblo gets $270k for marijuana research (The Gazette)

// Press Conference: Pennsylvania House Judiciary Plans To Raise Marijuana Fines (The Weed Blog)

// State university gives a big NO to pot leaf on T-shirt (The Cannabist)


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// With state and federal marijuana laws in opposition, attorneys in Nevada waiting to exhale (Las Vegas Sun)

// Chart of the Week: Sales of Marijuana Concentrates, Edibles Surging in Colorado (Marijuana Business Daily)

// The State Accidentally Released a Boatload of Personal Data on Pot License Applicants (The Stranger)

// Medical marijuana becomes legal in Macedonia (France 24)

// After slow start, worries turning to optimism for area medical pot sellers (Chicago Tribune)

// Ebbu Addresses Major Cannabis Industry Challenge of Inconsistency (New Cannabis Ventures)

// Two-city raid troubles medical marijuana advocate (Providence Journal)


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Tuesday, June 7, 2016 Headlines | Marijuana Today Daily News

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Marijuana Today Daily Headlines
Tuesday, June 7, 2016 | Curated by host Shea Gunther

// National poll: Majority supports legalizing marijuana (Politico)

// VT Gov. Shumlin signs expanded medical marijuana bill (WRGB 6 News New York)

// Signal Bay Inc. Acquires Kenevir Research (Virtual Strategy Magazine)


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// Mary’s Medicinals Slams RX Green’s Recklessness and Ineptitude (New Cannabis Ventures)

// Anti-Marijuana Forces Seek Casino Money From Sheldon Adelson (Marijuana.com)

// Top NFL Doctors Finally Show an Interest in Medical Marijuana (High Times)

// Cops to get more roadside power to deal with stoned drivers (FLP Press Ontario)

// Maine Senate candidate is flush with out-of-state money (Press Herald)

// Cannabis law practice picks Colorado for new office (Denver Post)

// Most patients report benefits from medical cannabis (Minnesota Department of Health)


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