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Thursday, August 10, 2017 Headlines | Marijuana Today Daily News

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Marijuana Today Daily Headlines
Thursday, August 10, 2017 | Curated by host Shea Gunther

// Latino Lawmakers Endorse Legalizing Marijuana (MassRoots)

// San Diego DA’s Prosecution of Pot Attorney Has Sent Chills Through the Legal Community (Voices of San Diego)

// Letter from Clark County to marijuana industry: Don’t promote public pot use (Las Vegas Sun)


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// Colorado lawmaker calls Sessions’ marijuana policy letters a ‘political ploy’ (Cannabist)

// Made-in-L.A. Marijuana Strains Find a Market in Las Vegas (LA Weekly)

// With pot legal state, vows crackdown on impaired drivers (Boston.com)

// This former minister expects to make $22 million next year selling marijuana (CNBC)

// After 2015 legalization, Texans may be able to buy medical cannabis oil by January (Texas Tribune)

// Medical marijuana companies in Canada capitalizing on ‘insane’ growth abroad (Marijuana Business Daily)

// Seattle Drops Fine Against Hempfest (Leafly (AP))


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Thursday, January 26, 2017 Headlines | Marijuana Today Daily News

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Marijuana Today Daily Headlines
Thursday, January 26, 2017 | Curated by host Shea Gunther

// NFLPA composing proposal for ‘less punitive’ approach to marijuana use (Washington Post)

// Finally state gives medical marijuana licensees green light to cultivate (Hawaii News Now)

// Gov. Hutchinson Willing to Consider Ban on Smoking Medical Marijuana (Arkansas Matters)


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// New Mexico lawmakers continue push to legalize marijuana (KRQE News 13)

// Capitol sees renewed push to legalize marijuana in Hawaii (KHON 2)

// Bills would expand use of medical marijuana in NH (WMUR 9)

// San Diego San Francisco delay cannabis implementation (Marijuana Business Daily)

// Arizonans consumed 29 tons of legal medical marijuana in 2016 (Tucson.com)

// Rotary Club Inducts First Marijuana Dispensary Owner (Oregon Cannabis Connection)

// Seattle’s Stash Pot Shop Announces Name Change Due to Pressure From International Conglomerate Stash Tea Co. (PR Newswire)


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Monday, November 28, 2016 Headlines | Marijuana Today Daily News

President-elect Donald Trump.

Marijuana Today Daily Headlines
Monday, November 28, 2016 | Curated by host Shea Gunther

// Trump Doubles Down on His Lie ‘Millions Voted Illegally’ by Claiming ‘Serious Voter Fraud’ in 3 States He Lost (New Civil Rights Movement)

// Wary Of Trump, New Jersey Lawmakers Eying Pot Legalization (CBS Philly)

// Study Shows California Cannabis Wouldn’t Pass Oregon’s Strict Standards (Civilized Life)


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// Exclusive: Seattle Officials Crafting Bill to Legalize Cannabis Delivery in Washington (Leafly)

// Next on Denver’s cannabis to-do list: Home grows (Denverite)

// Ex-big pharma executive behind OxyContin sells medical marijuana (BBC)

// California town looking to cash in on growth in legal marijuana (CCTV America)

// Trailer Park Boys Land Gig As Marijuana Brand Ambassadors (Huffington Post)

// If you rent an apartment in Massachusetts, you may not be able to use marijuana at home (Mass Live)

// Colorado County Plans To Open The First National Marijuana Museum (Civilized Life)


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Friday, August 26, 2016 Headlines | Marijuana Today Daily News

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Marijuana Today Daily Headlines
Friday, August 26, 2016 | Curated by host Shea Gunther

// Weedmaps- a Yelp for pot- is riddled with suspicious reviews (LA Times)

// Oregon Cannabis Convictions Expunged Free of Charge in Portland on August 27th (Marijuana Politics)

// Jack Splitt, teen who inspired medical pot law, has died (The Cannabist) | Click here to contribute to a GoFundMe campaign in support of Jack’s family.


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// Opponents of marijuana legalization initiative take their case to the Arizona Supreme Court (ABC 15 Arizona)

// Supporters of medical marijuana state question criticize AG Scott Pruitt’s rewrite of ballot title (Tulsa World)

// Gov. Hutchinson says legalizing marijuana would be ‘drain on state’s resources’ (THV 11 CBS)

// Nevada AG Laxalt, law enforcement announce opposition to legalizing recreational marijuana (My News 4 NBC)

// Jerry Jones: Ezekiel Elliott’s pot dispensary visit ‘just not good’ (ABC News)

// Open to marijuana legalization, Sen. Elizabeth Warren says substance should be safely regulated in Massachusetts (Mass Live)

// Maine Governor Smoked Marijuana, But Opposes Legalization (Marijuana.com)


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Tuesday, August 16, 2016 Headlines | Marijuana Today Daily News

Marijuana seeds

Marijuana Today Daily Headlines
Tuesday, August 16, 2016 | Curated by host Shea Gunther

// Consultants for South Dakota tribe’s pot resort enter differing pleas in court (The Cannabist)

// Maryland Medical Cannabis Commission identifies medical marijuana growers and processors (Baltimore Sun)

// Colorado sells nearly $600M in cannabis in six months (The Cannabist)


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// The NHS are testing a cannabis product for the first time (Independent)

// As States OK Medical Marijuana Laws, Doctors Struggle With Knowledge Gap (Kaiser Health News)

// Ohio MMJ Market Could Generate $200M-$400M in Sales (Marijuana Business Daily)

// Pueblo County voters to decide on recreational marijuana sales (KRDO.com)

// Washington State Driver’s License Exam is Lengthened Partially Thanks to Cannabis (Culture Magazine)

// Chart of the Week: Estimated $100M in Colorado Recreational Sales Tied to Leisure Tourists (Marijuana Business Daily)

// Was That Seattle Cannabis Shop Robbery an Inside Job? (Leafly News)


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Tuesday, August 9, 2016 Headlines | Marijuana Today Daily News

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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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Wednesday, June 29, 2016 Headlines | Marijuana Today Daily News

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Marijuana Today Daily Headlines
Wednesday, June 29, 2016 | Curated by host Shea Gunther

// It’s Official- California Will Vote on Legalizing Marijuana in November (Alternet)

// Lawmakers Push to Restore Medical Marijuana Language to VA Bill (Military.com)

// Medical marijuana patients warned of possible delays in getting their pot starting Friday (Q13 Fox Washington)


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// Judge orders Illinois to authorize medical marijuana for PTSD (Chicago Tribune)

// Canopy Growth Canada’s Largest Publicly Traded Weed Grower Expands To Brazil (Huffington Post)

// Colombia Turns to Marijuana as Rural Jobs Tool (Wall Street Journal)

// LA County extends ban on growing medical marijuana in unincorporated areas (Los Angeles Daily News)

// Twelve medical marijuana dispensaries suing state (KIRO 7 News Washington)

// Dispensaries Make More Money Per Square Foot Than Whole Foods (Leafly)

// Legal weed firm snatches up 40000 square feet of NE Portland industrial space (Portland Business Journal)


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