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

Illinois State Capitol in Springfield

Marijuana Today Daily Headlines
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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Friday, July 29, 2016 Headlines | Marijuana Today Daily News

A foggy day in Boston

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Friday, July 29, 2016 | Curated by host Shea Gunther

// Ten State Lawmakers Join Effort to Legalize Marijuana (Boston.com)

// Arkansas Extends Deadline for Medical Marijuana Signature Drive (Leafly)

// Aphria Raises $25mm the Largest Public Equity Cannabis Deal in Canada (New Cannabis Ventures)


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// Bhang Chocolate Claims Court Records Show Mentor Capital Profited $4.5mm in Failed Merger (New Cannabis Ventures)

// Gavin Newsom Explains Why Lawmakers Shouldn’t Be Neutral On Marijuana Legalization (Huffington Post)

// Rogue pot shops flout Vancouvers medical marijuana bylaws and remain open (National Post)

// Separating Myth From Fact: Drug Policy Alliance Releases New Marijuana Facts Booklet (eNews Park Forest)

// Dispensary group announces support for marijuana legalization in Maine (Portland Press Herald)

// Supporters of Maine marijuana drive open Portland office (Portland Press Herald)

// Colorado Launches Survey to Find Out How You Use Cannabis (Westword)


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Thursday, July 28, 2016 Headlines | Marijuana Today Daily News

The U.S. Capitol Building in Washington, DC

Marijuana Today Daily Headlines
Thursday, July 28, 2016 | Curated by host Shea Gunther

// The Famous Marijuana Memos: Q&A With Former DOJ Deputy Attorney General James Cole (Marijuana Business Daily)

// Oregon State Fair: Marijuana is Coming (Oregon City Patch)

// WEED Listing Coming to the Toronto Stock Exchange (Marijuana.com)


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// Smoke pot with your kids Richard Branson tells Chicago business audience (Chicago Tribune)

// GW Pharma Epilepsy Research in Australia Receives $6mm Government Funding Support (New Cannabis Ventures)

// Weed doctors sue medical board over ‘arbitrary’ suspensions; Hugo water scare was a hoax (Colorado Springs Independent)

// Medicinal cannabis legalised in Victoria child epilepsy patients to be given access from 2017 (Health Memory)

// John Malkovich to Star in Marijuana Drama Series (Hollywood Reporter)

// Some Oregon Voters Will Vote Again On Marijuana Legalization (OPB FM)

// Drug dealers shot dead on the streets of the Philippines as president dubbed ‘The Punisher’ continues his war on drugs – with 300 gunned down this month alone (Daily Mail)


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Wednesday, July 27, 2016 Headlines | Marijuana Today Daily News

About a gram of marijuana

Marijuana Today Daily Headlines
Wednesday, July 27, 2016 | Curated by host Shea Gunther

// Devontre Thomas is 19. He Could Face a Year in Prison. For a Gram of Marijuana. (Willamette Week)

// Publix Heir Donates $800,000 to Fight Florida Medical Marijuana Legalization (Leafly)

// Who’s smoking (legal) marijuana? (Market Watch)


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// Derrick Morgan has researched medical cannabis, says it’s NFL’s turn (ESPN)

// Anchorage’s first commercial marijuana grow approved by Assembly (Alaska Dispatch News)

// California’s attorney general calls marijuana legalization ‘inevitable’ (ABC 10 News)

// Report provides insight into marijuana use and risk perception patterns in communities across the nation (SAMHSA.gov)

// DC Reminds Restaurants and Bars: It’s Still Illegal to Serve Marijuana Edibles (Washingtonian)

// Judge Rules Another Condition Eligible for Medical Marijuana (Peoria Public Radio)

// King County lifts moratorium on legal pot businesses (Seattle Times)


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Tuesday, July 26, 2016 Headlines | Marijuana Today Daily News

A lone gummy bear contemplates his squishy position in life

Marijuana Today Daily Headlines
Tuesday, July 26, 2016 | Curated by host Shea Gunther

// Study Finds Sharp Increase in Marijuana Exposure Among Colorado Children (New York Times)

// Canopy Growth soars to five-month high as weed stock jumps to TSX (Financial Post)

// Poll: Medical marijuana at 77-percent support (Tampa Bay Times)


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// Chart of the Week: 100,000+ Workers Employed By Marijuana Companies (Marijuana Business Daily)

// Potheads can now prove their weed is “Humboldt-grown” (SF Gate)

// An Investor Is Suing A California Edible Pot Company For Fraud (Buzz Feed)

// 17,000 signatures submitted in San Bernardino for second marijuana dispensary initiative (The Sun)

// Surna Inc. Wins $1.0 Million Contract for Build-out of Rolling Farms (Sys-Con Media)

// L.A. County likely to scrap proposed marijuana tax for homeless services (LA Times)

// Marijuana activists march with 51-foot joint during DNC (CBS News)


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

A duck enjoying a cool drink of water while not getting high

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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Friday, July 22, 2016 Headlines | Marijuana Today Daily News

Former NFL player Eugene Monroe

Marijuana Today Daily Headlines
Friday, July 22, 2016 | Curated by host Shea Gunther

// New York Giants: Is Eugene Monroe’s Retirement In Defense Of Marijuana? (Elite Sports NY)

// Terrapin Care Station buys Denver Relief’s marijuana shop in central Denver (Cannabist)

// Cannabis ingredient THC found in US town’s water prompts warning to residents (Independent)


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// Judge orders state to reconsider medical marijuana for migraines (Chicago Tribune)

// Oregon Halts Sale of 14 Grow Products Due to Unlabeled Pesticides (Leafly News)

// Longtime Marijuana Industry Group chief Mike Elliott no longer with organization (Cannabist)

// Davis wants to relax restrictions on past marijuana use for police recruits in Maryland (Baltimore Sun)

// Libertarian Gary Johnson says he backs California pot legalization (The Sacramento Bee)

// Marijuana Advocate Willie Nelson Celebrates Launch of Willie’s Reserve Cannabis Brand with Concerts in Washington and Colorado (Marijuana Investor News)

// Palm Beach doesn’t want medical marijuana coming to town (Palm Beach Daily News)


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Thursday, July 21, 2016 Headlines | Marijuana Today Daily News

A beach in Florida

Marijuana Today Daily Headlines
Thursday, July 21, 2016 | Curated by host Shea Gunther

// First medical marijuana available next week in Florida (Tampa Bay Times)

// Md. lawmaker behind medical pot law says he regrets not disclosing business ties (Washington Post)

// Half of Mass. voters oppose legalized marijuana question (Boston Globe)


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// Not just Tater Tots: Florida’s first medical marijuana harvest stored in a secret freezer (Cannabist)

// Investment Bank Launches Cannabis Business Accelerator (New Cannabis Ventures)

// Only 4% of Colorado tourists came for the legal weed in 2015, survey says (Denver Post)

// Colorado Cannabis Industry Sparks Dramatic Innovation Boom (Marijuana Industry News)

// Medical marijuana proponents to pay petition circulators if measure gets on the ballot (Tusla World)

// Attorney for medical pot collective says Santa Ana officers should have kept jobs (The Orange County Register)

// Backers of Fairbanks commercial cannabis bans miss petition deadlines (Alaska Dispatch News)


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Wednesday, July 20, 2016 Headlines | Marijuana Today Daily News

A dinosaur ranges over Arizona.

Marijuana Today Daily Headlines
Wednesday, July 20, 2016 | Curated by host Shea Gunther

// Judge to hear challenge of Ariz. pot legalization initiative (Yuma Sun)

// State calls on top doctors for input on medical marijuana program (Fox 43 News Pennsylvania)

// Insecticide Maker Sued Over Cannabis (Marijuana Business Daily)


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// Major Infused Products Co. Bhang Loses Arbitration Battle (Marijuana Business Daily)

// How Much Marijuana Is In A joint? Amid Legalization, New Research Debunks Estimates Of Cannabis Cigarettes (International Business Times)

// Why New Hampshire’s Medical Marijuana Law Shuts Out People With Chronic Pain (NH Public Radio)

// Marijuana proposal’s backers raise $16,401 (Arkansas Online)

// Four doctors suspended over medical pot plant counts (The Cannabist)

// Government could make $150 million annually from taxing cannabis (Stuff New Zealand)

// Homeless Veteran advocating for medical marijuana has already walked more than 2,000 miles (WDAY 6 ABC News North Dakota)


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Tuesday, July 19, 2016 Headlines | Marijuana Today Daily News

Medical marijuana in a traditional pill bottle.

Marijuana Today Daily Headlines
Tuesday, July 19, 2016 | Curated by host Shea Gunther

// Study: States With Medical Marijuana Observe Decline in Sick Time Taken By Employees (Marijuana.com)

// Chart of the Week: Most Common Medical Conditions of Registered MMJ Patients (Marijuana Business Daily)

// Australian MMJ Company Aims to Raise $4M for Human Trials (Marijuana Business Daily)


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// Arizona Chamber files lawsuit against recreational marijuana backers (Phoenix Business Journal)

// Your Missouri Drug Conviction Could Go Away Thanks to New Law Signed by Jay Nixon (Riverfront Times)

// Lawmakers: Decriminalizing marijuana could be good for Texas business (My Statesman)

// Pittsburgh law firm launches medical marijuana practice group (Pittsburgh Business Times)

// 51-foot marijuana joint coming to Philly for the DNC (Philly Voice)

// New Study: Alcohol Fuels Aggression While Marijuana Reduces It (Marijuana.com)

// How Trump and Pence Differ on Marijuana (Marijuana.com)


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