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Friday, January 6, 2017 Headlines | Marijuana Today Daily News

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Friday, January 6, 2017 | Curated by host Shea Gunther

// Connecticut Could Be Next To Legalize Marijuana (Marijuana.com)

// Colorado’s marijuana czar and fellow top regulator make leap into consulting (Cannabist)

// Cannabis Industry Raised $1 Billion in 2016 (SF Gate)


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// Judge: Insurance company must pay for medical marijuana for injured N.J. worker (Philly.com)

// State awards first medical marijuana cultivation licenses (Providence Journal)

// Bill allowing landlords to ban medical marijuana smoking officially on Snyder’s desk (Michigan Radio)

// Wisconsin Republicans Reach Deal on Bill to Allow Out-of-State CBD Oil (Leafly)

// California’s new attorney general gearing up to defend legal weed, other policies (Cannabist)

// Arkansas Latest Marijuana State To Deny Small Business Opportunity (Weed News)

// Legal weed is hard to come by in Alaska (Alaska Dispatch News)


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Thursday, January 5, 2017 Headlines | Marijuana Today Daily News

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Thursday, January 5, 2017 | Curated by host Shea Gunther

// Drug Policy Alliance Launching Campaign to “Just Say No” to Jeff Sessions for Attorney General (Marijuana Industry News)

// Maine medical marijuana dispensaries want early entry to recreational market (Bangor Daily News)

// A quarter of Canadian pot users admit to driving while high (iPolitics)


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// This Colorado county not backing down: will take pot sales tax battle to state Supreme Court (Cannabist)

// Proposed changes to medical marijuana rules aren’t enough, patients say (Boston Globe)

// Million-square-foot marijuana growing facility to open this fall in Massachusetts (Mass Live)

// Over two thousand applications submitted for cannabis cultivation permits (KRCR 7 ABC)

// You can’t grow legal weed in Rhode Island yet – but you can now grow hemp (Cannabist)

// Home delivery of medical pot only certain thing as new medicinal marijuana laws go into effect (Jacksonville.com)

// Macon lawmaker wants public vote on medical cannabis (Macon.com)


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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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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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Thursday, October 27, 2016 Headlines | Marijuana Today Daily News

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Thursday, October 27, 2016 | Curated by host Shea Gunther

// Report: Colorado weed a beast with $2.4B impact (The Cannabist)

// R.I. emergency regulations create new category to supply medical marijuana dispensaries (Providence Journal)

// Mom faces misdemeanor for providing cannabis to seizing daughter (Valley News KMVT/KSVT)


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// Two more Broward voters report ballots missing medical marijuana amendment (Sun Sentinel)

// Poll: Majority of Floridians support amendment to legalize medical marijuana (Action News Jax)

// Santa Ana to pay marijuana dispensary $100,000 after video appears to back police harassment claims (LA Times)

// Medical cannabis industry in Washington State on life support (Marijuana Business Daily)

// 722 days after vote, Alaska’s first pot shop opens Saturday (Alaska Public)

// Marijuana association filed late reports, commissioner rules (Billings Gazette)

// Common, Russell Simmons, Shailene Woodley among celebrities pushing to legalize weed in California (LA Times)


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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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Monday, June 13, 2016 Headlines | Marijuana Today Daily News

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Monday, June 13, 2016 | Curated by host Shea Gunther

// Anti-Pot Org Compares Legal Marijuana to Orlando Shooting (Marijuana Politics)

// Shutdown of Trenton Police Facebook triggers outcry from activists (The Trentonian)

// Colorado sets record with $117M in weed sales for April (The Cannabist)


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// Pot Gummy Bears Outlawed In Colorado (Colorado Public Radio)

// Five Massachusetts doctors approved nearly half of 53000 marijuana patients (Fox 25 WFXT Massachusetts)

// Rhode Island: House Budget Would Significantly Change Medical Marijuana Program (The Weed Blog)

// Portland police encourage buying pot from ‘legit businesses’ (Oregon Live)

// Lawsuit filed over Mendocino County pot regulations (The Press Democrat)

// Melissa Etheridge Consumes Marijuana During A Performance For The First Time (The Weed Blog)

// Crowdfunded financing for marijuana software business goes up in smoke (Los Angeles Times)


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