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Friday, August 12, 2016 Headlines | Marijuana Today Daily News

A marijuana plant ready for harvest

Marijuana Today Daily Headlines
Friday, August 12, 2016 | Curated by host Shea Gunther

// North Dakota medical marijuana measure makes Nov. 8 ballot (Minnesota Public Radio)

// Ohio Supreme Court Delivers Blow to State’s MMJ Lawyers (Marijuana Business Daily)

// Health Canada changes medical marijuana regulations to allow home growing (Financial Post)


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// Government officials (Team Hillary, too) respond to DEA’s pot rescheduling denial (Cannabist)

// Bernie Sanders Slams Decision Not To Reclassify Marijuana (Huffington Post)

// Rift forms over Anchorage Assembly member’s participation in marijuana votes (Alaska Dispatch News)

// Governor says he will keep balance on Alaska marijuana board (News Miner)

// New Mexico Bar cautions attorneys about aiding clients in medical pot business (Santa Fe New Mexican)

// California Lawmakers Decline to Tax Cannabis Farmers (Leafly News)

// Oregon man finds portable toilet filled with pot (Hawaii News Now)


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Thursday, August 11, 2016 Headlines | Marijuana Today Daily News

A painted word 'NO' on the ground

Marijuana Today Daily Headlines
Thursday, August 11, 2016 | Curated by host Shea Gunther

// DEA Will NOT Reschedule Marijuana (Canna Law Blog)

// Arizona Rec Initiative Qualifies for Ballot (Marijuana Business Daily)

// Record Raise: Tuatara Lands $93M for Investments in Marijuana Businesses (Marijuana Business Daily)


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// Oklahoma organization pushes for medical marijuana signatures in final petition hours (Fox 23 News)

// More than 100 names on list to fill marijuana board seat (Alaska Journal of Commerce)

// Marijuana-related business has a credit deal with Regions Bank (Jacksonville Business Journal)

// BioTrackTHC Gets Top Score in Puerto Rico (Marijuana Business Daily)

// Judge deals blow to Starbuds in bid to keep Denver marijuana grow license (Denver Post)

// Final NH medical marijuana dispensary to open in Merrimack on Thursday (New Hampshire 1 News)

// Aurora Cannabis Raises $23mm and Finalizes Agreement to Purchase CanvasRx for up to $37.5mm (New Cannabis Ventures)


Check out our other projects:
Marijuana Today— Our flagship title, a weekly podcast examining the world of marijuana business and activism with some of the smartest people in the industry and movement.
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Wednesday, August 10, 2016 Headlines | Marijuana Today Daily News

A judges gavel sits on a courtroom desk

Marijuana Today Daily Headlines
Wednesday, August 10, 2016 | Curated by host Shea Gunther

// Circuit Judge Denies Medical Marijuana Petition (KDLT NBC News)

// Pot Arrests in New York City Jump 30 Percent (Courthouse News Service)

// MassRoots to Raise up to $5mm (New Cannabis Ventures)


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// NY Daily News Admits “We Were Wrong” About Stop and Frisk (Reason)

// Marijuana legalization foes file their own lawsuit (OC Register)

// Employers should establish drug-free workplaces ahead of medical marijuana Ohio agency says (Columbus Business Journal)

// Bend sees unauthorized marijuana bartering online (Bend Bulletin)

// Koster sues hemp oil sellers (Missouri Times)

// Colorado Springs could soon restrict ALL indoor grow operations (KOAA 5 NBC News)

// Illinois State’s Attorney Hired Own Investigators to Conduct Drug Searches and Seizures (Reason)


Check out our other projects:
Marijuana Today— Our flagship title, a weekly podcast examining the world of marijuana business and activism with some of the smartest people in the industry and movement.
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Tuesday, August 9, 2016 Headlines | Marijuana Today Daily News

A signature gatherer

Marijuana Today Daily Headlines
Tuesday, August 9, 2016 | Curated by host Shea Gunther

// New Approach Missouri to Challenge Invalidated Signatures in Effort to Place Medical Marijuana on the Ballot (Marijuana Politics)

// Chart of the Week: Many Marijuana Businesses Unsure If They’ll Donate to 2016 Legalization Efforts (Marijuana Business Daily)

// Safe Montana’s I-176 misses ballot; Zabawa disputes final tally (Billings Gazette)


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// Snoop And Martha Team Up For A New Dinner Party Show (Weed Horn)

// Some NFL execs open to changing league’s marijuana testing policy (My San Antonio)

// One in eight US adults says they smoke marijuana, poll says (CNN)

// U.S. Territory Won’t Vote on Legal Marijuana This Year (Marijuana.com)

// University eyes $USb medical ganja market New UWI ‘high’ on marijuana (Trinidad and Tobago News Day)

// How a Cannabis Store Manager Foiled Armed Robbers in Seattle Last Night (Leafly)

// Marin health board member proposes open use of medical marijuana at Marin General (Marinij.com)


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Marijuana Today— Our flagship title, a weekly podcast examining the world of marijuana business and activism with some of the smartest people in the industry and movement.
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Monday, August 8, 2016 Headlines | Marijuana Today Daily News

A small marijuana seedling just poking through the soil of a small clump of starting soil

Marijuana Today Daily Headlines
Monday, August 8, 2016 | Curated by host Shea Gunther

// Panel picks companies to grow process medical marijuana (Baltimore Sun)

// Ohio seeks expert on marijuana cultivation but wants a drug-free firm (Cleveland.com)

// Justin Trudeau Lights Up Canadian Cannabis Stocks (New Cannabis Ventures)


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// Auditor: Health Department can clear medical marijuana backlog (KOAT 7 ABC News)

// Baker raises $1.6 million to help marijuana dispensaries get customers in the door (Tech Crunch)

// Bumpy start for New York medical marijuana companies (Times Union)

// Competing marijuana measures likely to face off in court (KATV 7 ABC News)

// Marijuana campaign says it’s not too late to make ’16 ballot (Michigan Public Radio)

// Illinois MMJ Cultivators Now Allowed to Host Reporters (Marijuana Business Daily)

// PA Names Director Of New Med Marijuana Program (CBS 3 Philly)


Check out our other projects:
Marijuana Today— Our flagship title, a weekly podcast examining the world of marijuana business and activism with some of the smartest people in the industry and movement.
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Friday, August 5, 2016 Headlines | Marijuana Today Daily News

Lady Justice

Marijuana Today Daily Headlines
Friday, August 5, 2016 | Curated by host Shea Gunther

// CORRECTION: On our Wednesday show, we reported that Humboldt county voters would consider a marijuana cultivation tax of $1-3 per plant this fall. That was incorrect, the actual proposed tax is $1-3 per square foot. We apologize for the error and thank listener Humboldt Mama for the heads-up.

// Federal marijuana charge against Oregon teen dropped (NWCN News)

// Pioneering Denver MJ Business Sold to Willie’s Reserve Processor (Marijuana Business Daily)

// Dixie Brands Valuation to Exceed $160mm in Pending Capital Raise (New Cannabis Ventures)


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// Police Say Marijuana Dispensaries Aren’t Big Targets For Thieves (Oregon Public Broadcasting)

// Let the State Decide: Medical Marijuana Backers Sue Secretary of State (KDLT NBC News)

// Prop 64 campaign sues over claims by anti-marijuana camp (Orange County Register)

// Backlog of medical pot applications criticized (Albuquerque Journal)

// Libertarians defend Olympia bar owner’s private marijuana smoking club (The Olympian)

// Meet the Oregon man who wants to roll you a $10,000 joint (Oregon Live)

// Mother’s Parental Rights Terminated for Smoking Marijuana (PR Newswire)


Check out our other projects:
Marijuana Today— Our flagship title, a weekly podcast examining the world of marijuana business and activism with some of the smartest people in the industry and movement.
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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)


Check out our other projects:
Marijuana Today— Our flagship title, a weekly podcast examining the world of marijuana business and activism with some of the smartest people in the industry and movement.
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Wednesday, August 3, 2016 Headlines | Marijuana Today Daily News

DEA agents

Marijuana Today Daily Headlines
Wednesday, August 3, 2016 | Curated by host Shea Gunther

// DEA: Decision on marijuana rescheduling in ‘final stages’ (Cannabist)

// South Dakota Expected to Bring Felony Charges Against Cannabis Consultant (Leafly News)

// Chart of the Week: Clinton Trump or Johnson? How the Cannabis Industry Plans to Vote (Marijuana Business Daily)


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// State officials ‘subverting’ marijuana industry outgoing board member says (KTUU 2 NBC News)

// Essential info on Puerto Rico’s medical pot plans (Cannabist)

// Snoop’s New Weed Show Premieres September 5th on MTV (Marijuana.com)

// Influential state pot study flawed researchers say (Burlington Free Press)

// A Boston first: medical marijuana for sale (Boston Globe)

// Humboldt County marijuana farmers speak in favor of marijuana excise tax (KRCR 7 ABC News)

// Miami Dislikes Marijuana More Than Any Other City in America Study Says (Miami New Times)


Check out our other projects:
Marijuana Today— Our flagship title, a weekly podcast examining the world of marijuana business and activism with some of the smartest people in the industry and movement.
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Tuesday, August 2, 2016 Headlines | Marijuana Today Daily News

ISIS fighters drive around waving flags

Marijuana Today Daily Headlines
Tuesday, August 2, 2016 | Curated by host Shea Gunther

// ISIS Says Legalizing Marijuana Is ‘Deviance’ (Marijuana.com)

// Bill allowing medical marijuana for PTSD victims heads to Christie’s desk (Shore News Today)

// Holyoke’s Alex Morse becomes 1st Massachusetts mayor to support marijuana legalization ballot question (Mass Live)


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// Medical marijuana advocate dies of cancer while on trial (The Japan Times)

// Colorado cop talks legal weed at police conference in Indianapolis (RTV ABC 6 News)

// Former Giant Leonard Marshall prepares to bring own marijuana-based product to market when legal (NY Daily News)

// Schulte uprooted from Marijuana Control Board (Alaska Journal of Commerce)

// Marijuana aids Sonoma County Alzheimer’s patients (The Press Democrat)

// Kennedy group puts $2 million into fight against pot-legalization measures (LA Times)

// MS patient’s war for weed wins Croatia a legal high (Malay Mail Online)


Check out our other projects:
Marijuana Today— Our flagship title, a weekly podcast examining the world of marijuana business and activism with some of the smartest people in the industry and movement.
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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)


Check out our other projects:
Marijuana Today— Our flagship title, a weekly podcast examining the world of marijuana business and activism with some of the smartest people in the industry and movement.
Marijuana Media Connect— A service that connects industry insiders in the legal marijuana industry with journalists, bloggers, and writers in need of expert sources for their stories.

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