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Monday, November 4, 2019 Headlines | Marijuana Today Daily News

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Monday, November 4, 2019 | Curated by host Shea Gunther

// Mexican Supreme Court Grants Marijuana Legalization Deadline Extension (Marijuana Moment)

// California authorities found and destroyed $1 billion worth of marijuana plants (CNN)

// Mass. medical marijuana patients say Baker lacks authority to ban cannabis vapes (Boston Globe)


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// House Panel Votes To Let Students With Drug Convictions Keep College Aid (Forbes)

// Michigan starts taking recreational marijuana applications (Marijuana Business Daily)

// Two more marijuana facilities can start growing recreational weed, the state says, bringing total to 9 (Chicago Tribune)

// Iowa medical marijuana board backs THC purchase limit, PTSD as qualifying condition (KPVI 6 NBC)

// Top CDC Official Suggests Legal Marijuana Regulations Can Mitigate Vaping Injuries (Marijuana Moment)

// Bernie Sanders Outlines Three-Step Marijuana Plan To Block Big Corporations From Controlling Market (Marijuana Moment)

// Humboldt County cannabis industry strained after PG&E outages (Times Standard)


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Tuesday, July 23, 2019 Headlines | Marijuana Today Daily News

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Marijuana Today Daily Headlines
Tuesday, July 23, 2019 | Curated by host Shea Gunther

// Top Congressional Chairman And Presidential Candidate File Marijuana Legalization Bills (Forbes)

// Mark Kleiman, who changed the way we think about crime and drugs, has died at 68 (Vox)

// Leading Legalization Group Unveils Report On Marijuana Policy Wins In 2019 So Far (Marijuana Moment)


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// Miami Cops Can No Longer Use Just ‘Weed Odor’ as Excuse to Search Cars (Merry Jane)

// Marijuana Legalization More Popular Than Free College And $15 Minimum Wage, Poll Finds (Marijuana Moment)

// California Police Confiscate 47 Tons of Weed, Bust Hash Lab in Black Market Raid (Merry Jane)

// Dixie CEO Chuck Smith Says He Expects To Be In 8 States Very Soon (Green Market Report)

// California legislative update: Several key cannabis bills still hang in balance (Marijuana Business Daily)

// Bipartisan Senate Bill Would Give Marijuana Businesses Access To Insurance Coverage (Marijuana Moment)

// Hundreds Of Pet Owners Tell FDA That CBD Is Helping Their Furry Companions (Marijuana Moment)


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Friday, March 31, 2017 Headlines | Marijuana Today Daily News

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Marijuana Today Daily Headlines
Friday, March 31, 2017 | Curated by host Shea Gunther

// New Legislation Would Force The Federal Government To Treat Marijuana Like Alcohol (Huffington Post)

// Delaware lawmakers unveil recreational marijuana bill (PhillyVoice)

// Since 2007, the DEA has taken $3.2 billion in cash from people not charged with a crime (Washington Post)


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// John Kasich Says Medical Marijuana Has No Place in Stopping Ohio’s Opioid Crisis (Time)

// Maryland legislators propose using marijuana to treat heroin addiction (The Baltimore Sun)

// WV House fast-tracks medical marijuana (The Herald-Dispatch)

// Delaware to get Second Medical Marijuana Facility (Delmarva Public Radio)

// San Francisco’s 4/20 Marijuana Festival Will Be A City-Permitted Event (KPIX 5 CBS SF Bay Area)

// Cities Swap SWAT-Style Dispensary Raids for Softer Approach (Leafly)

// Canadian pharmacy chain to cover employees’ medical cannabis (Marijuana Business Daily)


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Wednesday, March 22, 2017 Headlines | Marijuana Today Daily News

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Marijuana Today Daily Headlines
Wednesday, March 22, 2017 | Curated by host Shea Gunther

// Door-Busting Drug Raids Leave a Trail of Blood (New York Times)

// Marijuana legalization champions in R.I. legislature again say they have the votes (Providence Journal)

// Oregon senate approves proposal to shield pot users’ data (Seattle Times)


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// U.S. Health Secretary’s Wife Supports Marijuana Rescheduling (MassRoots)

// Tulsi Gabbard Urges Congress to Pass Federal Decriminalization Bill (Marijuana Industry News)

// New cannabis advocacy group aims to sway federal government (Marijuana Business Daily)

// Floridians Are Pissed at State Legislators for Delaying Medical Pot Rules (Miami New Times)

// Pot tax revenue projected at $172M a year (The Recorder)

// Massachusetts treasurer Deb Goldberg wants $10 million to help her start enforcing new marijuana law (MassLive)

// CDOT and Lyft Start the Countdown to 4/20 by Rolling Out a Ride Plan (Westword)


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

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

// Prop. 64: Legalized marijuana may generate less tax than planned (Mercury News)

// This state could account for 14 percent of the U.S. medical marijuana market by 2020 (Cannabist)

// ASA Files Petition with DOJ Demanding DEA Correct Misinformation About Cannabis (Marijuana Industry News)


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// Floridians Not Deterred by Politicians’ Criticisms Over Amendment 2, Study Shows (Sunshine State News)

// Grand Rapids, Michigan Just Raided Every Dispensary in Town (Leafly)

// Alaska adult-use cannabis market on track, despite supply hiccups (Marijuana Business Daily)

// Anchorage Assembly OKs pot shop license after owner pays fine (Alaska Dispatch News)

// Names of owners, investors of R.I. marijuana cultivation companies made public (Providence Journal)

// Nevada lawmakers look to Oregon for pot blueprint (News 3 Las Vegas NBC)

// Knicks’ Phil Jackson says he smoked marijuana when recovering from back surgery (CBS Sports)


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Monday, October 3, 2016 Headlines | Marijuana Today Daily News

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Marijuana Today Daily Headlines
Monday, October 3, 2016 | Curated by host Shea Gunther

// Recreational Marijuana Shops Licensed In Oregon, Now Set To Open (Oregon Public Broadcasting)

// New Mexico Weighs Legal Marijuana in Special Session (Marijuana.com)

// Raid! National Guard, State Police descend on 81-year-old’s property to seize single pot plant (Daily Hampshire Gazette)


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// Cop Spends 2 Months Working Undercover At Burger King, Nets 5 Grams Of Weed (Huffington Post)

// Pete Davidson: ‘I wouldn’t be able to perform on SNL if I couldn’t smoke weed! (High Times)

// State senator spends $100K for ‘No on 2’ ad (NBC 2 News)

// Pro-medical marijuana group gets $1 million boost (Orlando Weekly)

// Marijuana centre opens for veterans suffering PTSD (Edmonton Journal)

// ‘Yes on 4’ to launch first TV ad on marijuana legalization (Boston Globe)

// AG: Former state rep sold marijuana to other lawmakers (WMUR 9 ABC)


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Friday, June 24, 2016 Headlines | Marijuana Today Daily News

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Marijuana Today Daily Headlines
Friday, June 24, 2016 | Curated by host Shea Gunther

// Congress Blocks Medical Marijuana for Military Veterans (Marijuana.com)

// Starbuds loses license for Denver marijuana grow in first decision of its kind (The Denver Post)

// Four more marijuana dispensaries raided by Toronto police (The Hamilton Spectator)


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// Titans LB Derrick Morgan joins campaign to change NFL’s marijuana policy (NY Daily News)

// Elizabeth Warren joins fellow senators in asking feds for update on marijuana classification (Mass Live)

// Maine secretary of state revises wording of all five November ballot questions (Bangor Daily News)

// Medical pot changes mean some minors can legally buy weed (King 5 News Washington)

// Marijuana Businessman Denied Life Insurance (U.S. News & World Report)

// Cuomo: Medical marijuana program is ‘a good law’ (Lohud)

// Lawsuit: State produced bogus marijuana test results (The Detroit News)


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Wednesday, June 22, 2016 Headlines | Marijuana Today Daily News

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Wednesday, June 22, 2016 | Curated by host Shea Gunther

// Trending: Snoop Dogg vs. Toronto Maple Leafs (City News)

// Sky High Cops Caught In Notorious Pot Store Video Plead Not Guilty (OC Weekly)

// DEA Responds to Claim That Agency Will Reclassify Cannabis on August 1 (The Stranger)


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// 1 in 3 Americans Would Use Medical Marijuana. Are You One Of Them? (Prevention.com)

// Portland Marijuana Tax Could Fund Expunging Prior Pot Convictions (KUOW 94.5 FM)

// Gavin Newsom: Do not take pot legalization for granted (The Sacramento Bee)

// Locked Out Over Marijuana, Gardeners Watch a Brooklyn Oasis Wither (New York Times)

// Backlog for New Mexico medical marijuana program worsens (Lexington Herald Leader)

// Hatch introduces bill to encourage medical marijuana research (Deseret News)

// How Space Technology Will Produce the Best Weed Ever (Vice Motherboard)


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Monday, June 20, 2016 Headlines | Marijuana Today Daily News

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Marijuana Today Daily Headlines
Monday, June 20, 2016 | Curated by host Shea Gunther

// Orlando Massacre Marijuana Comparison Ousts Anti-Pot Leader (Marijuana Politics)

// Did a Disgruntled Employee Talk Cops Into Raiding Sonoma County Cannabis Company? (Leafly)

// Gary Johnson: Marijuana doesn’t make you stupid (NBC Montana)


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// Gary Johnson says he hasn’t smoked weed in ‘about seven weeks’ (Extract)

// Wife Of Slain Pot Dispensary Guard Distraught And Angry, Wants Justice (CBS4 Denver)

// Cannabis Company Plans Huge Grow Site in CA (Marijuana Business Daily)

// Former NFL QB Jim McMahon wants marijuana off banned substances list (ESPN)

// Community group wants to reverse marijuana laws in Pueblo (The Gazette )

// Colorado Cannabis Critics Want to Ban up to 80 Percent of All Products (Leafly)

// 45 Years Ago Today, America Declared War On Drugs (Merry Jane)


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