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Monday, February 12, 2018 Headlines | Marijuana Today Daily News

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Monday, February 12, 2018 | Curated by host Shea Gunther

// Washington pot industry faces major setback after delivery routes, vehicle data hacked (Spokesman-Review)

// Jim Carroll Tapped as Trump’s Drug Czar (Leafly)

// Illinois Appeals Adding ‘Pain’ as Medical Marijuana Qualifier (Leafly)


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// Prosecutors ask Massachusetts marijuana regulators to hold off on cannabis cafes home delivery (Cannabist (AP))

// Warning of high power costs of marijuana, Massachusetts Gov. Charlie Baker’s administration recommends energy standards (MassLive)

// Colorado marijuana sales hit $1.5 billion in 2017 (Cannabist)

// LCBO chooses Shopify to run online cannabis sales; more pot retail news expected (Financial Post)

// Loophole could allow private members-only pot clubs anywhere (Boston Herald)

// Canada’s marijuana heavyweights set sights on the ultimate prize: Conquering the world (Financial Post)

// Proposal for Denver’s first cannabis club takes early steps (Denverite)


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Thursday, June 29, 2017 Headlines | Marijuana Today Daily News

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Thursday, June 29, 2017 | Curated by host Shea Gunther

// Vermont Governor Passes Buck On Legal Marijuana Failure (MassRoots)

// Oregon Couple Sue Cannabis Growers for Federal Racketeering (Merry Jane)

// Catalonia Spain Legalizes Cannabis Cultivation and Consumption (Marijuana.com)


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// Massive marijuana bust dismantles illegal trafficking ring in Denver metro area (Denver Post)

// Vast Majority of Pain Patients Prefer Cannabis to Opioids, Study Finds (Leafly)

// Sununu signs medical marijuana bill into law expanding number of qualifying ill patients (NH1)

// House Speaker Robert DeLeo signals room to compromise on marijuana tax (Greenfield Recorder)

// Vast Majority of Pain Patients Prefer Cannabis to Opioids, Study FindsUN Drug Office can’t find a single cannabis drug overdose, despite it being most widely-consumed drug (Cannabist)

// ‘Amsterdam on steroids’: Las Vegas dispensaries brace for Saturday start of recreational sales (Las Vegas Sun)

// ‘It is permissible to smoke medical marijuana on Shabbat’ (Arutz Sheva 7 News)


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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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Friday, January 13, 2017 Headlines | Marijuana Today Daily News

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Friday, January 13, 2017 | Curated by host Shea Gunther

// Colorado Municipal League plans bill that could cripple cannabis use in Denver businesses (Denverite)

// Marijuana Eases Pain, But Jury’s Out On Other Health Benefits, Scientists Say (Huffington Post)

// Trump’s Veterans Affairs Pick Open To Medical Marijuana (Marijuana.com)


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// Colorado governor: ‘The state of our state is strong’ (Pueblo Chieftain)

// Gov. Cuomo says pot possession shouldn’t land New Yorkers in jail as he wraps up State of the State tour (NY Daily News)

// Legislator files hemp bill to give crop a chance in Alaska (KTUU 2 NBC)

// High Times magazine is leaving New York for Los Angeles (Crain’s)

// CannaKorp Raises $4.1 Million in Series A Round (New Cannabis Ventures)

// Cannabist Show: Her creative canna-business crosses state lines; He’s consulting on Louisiana’s MMJ program (Cannabist)

// Montreal’s Cannabis Culture stores to reopen Friday – without the pot (CBC Radio)


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Monday, December 5, 2016 Headlines | Marijuana Today Daily News

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Monday, December 5, 2016 | Curated by host Shea Gunther

// Oregon revises marijuana rules after industry backlash (Oregon Live)

// California treasurer asks President-elect Donald Trump to address inability of pot firms to use banks (LA Times)

// Popular with voters, medical marijuana finds few champions in Tallahassee (Tampa Bay Times)


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// How soon could Denver businesses open the first social marijuana use areas? It’s still not clear. (Denver Post)

// Bill drafted to keep marijuana sales out of black market (Las Vegas Now)

// 2 medical marijuana users sue to force Arizona to reduce fees (Tucson.com)

// Vireo cheers Department of Health medical marijuana decision (Daily Gazette)

// Activists call for equal opportunity in Mass. cannabis industry (Metro)

// CT police: Mass. pot laws don’t affect us (Norwich Bulletin)

// Future of Amsterdam’s coffeeshops in doubt as oldest cannabis cafe faces closure (The Telegraph)


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Tuesday, November 8, 2016 Headlines | Marijuana Today Daily News

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Tuesday, November 8, 2016 | Curated by host Shea Gunther

// Chart: Polls for marijuana measures tight heading into Election Day (Marijuana Business Daily)

// NYSE Approves Listing of First Cannabis REIT (New Cannabis Ventures)

// Canadian Ag. Company Plans Acquisition of FL Greenhouse for Medical Cannabis Production (Ganjapreneur)


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// Did Pollsters Ignore North Dakota’s Medical Marijuana Initiative? (Marijuana.com)

// Here’s why pot growers are paying millions for old greenhouses in the Salinas Valley (LA Times)

// Marijuana odor from north Boulder grow irks neighbors, draws $14,000 in fines (Daily Camera)

// Half of medical pot dispensed in Minnesota is prescribed to ease pain (Star Tribune)

// Kettleman’s Bagels contemplating a marijuana bagel (Ottawa Metro News)

// Scotts Miracle-Gro wants to be the country’s main provider of pesticides for pot (Columbus Business Journal)

// Live Election Day updates on MJ measures start at 3 p.m. EST (Marijuana Business Daily)


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Wednesday, September 14, 2016 Headlines | Marijuana Today Daily News

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Wednesday, September 14, 2016 | Curated by host Shea Gunther

// Pot growers call for labor regulation after abuse disclosures (Reveal)

// State’s response to marijuana lab accreditation crisis inadequate, administrator says (Oregon Live)

// New WBUR poll shows marijuana legalization winning in Massachusetts (Mass Live)


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// HelloMD & UC Berkeley to Conduct Largest Study on Cannabis, Pain & Opioid Abuse (Hello MD)

// Organic farm group launches program to certify Maine’s medical cannabis (Portland Press Herald)

// Tommy Chong Introduces “Chong’s Choice” In Denver, Colorado (Press Release Rocket)

// In Break With Past Policy, Dutch Mayor Allows Cannabis Patients to Grow at Home (Leafly)

// Marijuana Is Legal in Colorado – But Only If You’re a U.S. Citizen (Westword)

// Compromise reached over Anchorage Assemblyman’s participation in marijuana votes (Alaska Dispatch News)

// Not so dope: Police test first marijuana breathalyzer on Cali drivers (RT)


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Tuesday, September 6, 2016 Headlines | Marijuana Today Daily News

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Tuesday, September 6, 2016 | Curated by host Shea Gunther

// NORML Member Tries To Kick Medical Marijuana Off Arkansas Ballot (Marijuana.com)

// NRA Silent On Medical Marijuana Patients’ Gun Rights (Marijuana.com)

// Veterans Affairs data gives detailed picture of veterans using medical marijuana (City News)


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// Are big Texas cities going easier on pot? (My Statesman)

// Cost of medical marijuana still high across WNY (WIVB 4)

// Melissa Etheridge developing cannabis collection (Belfast Telegraph)

// Pain patients are flooding into Minnesota’s medical marijuana program (Star Tribune)

// Thousands petition Christie for PTSD in N.J. medical marijuana program (Philly Voice)

// You’ll become a jailbird: Moment cheeky magpie flies onto a man’s porch to steal a cannabis joint (Daily Mail UK)

// Boulder’s BDS Analytics launches consumer research division for cannabis industry (Daily Camera)


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Monday, August 1, 2016 Headlines | Marijuana Today Daily News

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Monday, August 1, 2016 | Curated by host Shea Gunther

// Illinois just decriminalized marijuana possession effective immediately (The Cannabist)

// AG: Calif. Doctor’s notes not valid at Nevada marijuana dispensaries (Las Vegas Sun)

// Alcohol Industry Tells Congress to Worry About Marijuana (Marijuana.com)


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// State releases hundreds of recalled pot batches after they tested pesticide-free (The Cannabist)

// Health Dept. reports significant enrollment in medical cannabis program for intractable pain (Minnesota Public Radio)

// Dangerous Haze: Banking Is Not Yet Going to Pot (American Banker)

// Marijuana Could Be Legalized In U.S. Territory (Marijuana.com)

// State says no to ‘New Mexico True’ pot (Santa Fe New Mexican)

// Maine ballot question campaigns bring in $1 million since June (Sun Journal)

// Medical marijuana caregivers face restrictions in Saco (Portland Press Herald)


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