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electoral laws were changed requiring all political parties to prove a membership of 500 enrolled voters, an impossible task for the Marijuana Party. The

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Local lawyer to focus on ever-changing business aspects of marijuana law
The Rapidian, on Mon, 24 Aug 2015 08:22:30 -0700
If the state approves even one of the proposals, Michiganders would then face problems similar to those faced by people in other states. Under federal law, marijuana continues to be classified as an illegal substance and those that use, sell

Study: Changes in State Marijuana Laws not Associated …
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Investigators from the University of Texas at Austin evaluated trends in young people's attitudes toward cannabis and their use of the substance during the years 2002 to 2013 – a time period where 14 states enacted laws …


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Will Big Tobacco become Big Marijuana? – USA Today

http://www.usatoday.com/story/money/business/2015/04/11/cigarettes-and-marijuana/70746772/
Apr 11, 2015 DENVER — While federal law makes their entire industry illegal, many marijuana
store owners, growers and retailers fear something …


Decriminalization of non-medical cannabis in the United States

United States has been attempted since the 1970s. As views on cannabis (or marijuana) have liberalized, over half of the states have either approved it for

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The legalization of marijuana an international movement, not only for medical use, but even recreational purposes in states such as Colorado. Current growers have a distinct advantage in this lucrative market.

Opinion: Proper regulation can address concerns about creating a 'Big …
Montreal Gazette, on Wed, 26 Aug 2015 11:45:00 -0700
You may have heard that cannabis regulation is the first step in an inevitable slide toward an unchecked, out-of-control “Big Marijuana” industry driven only by profit. Vox even referred to this concern as the “best argument against marijuana

Opinion: Proper regulation can address concerns about …
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You may have heard that cannabis regulation is the first step in an inevitable slide toward an unchecked, out-of-control “Big Marijuana” industry driven only by profit. Vox even referred to this concern as the “best argument …

The Big Book of Buds: Marijuana Varieties from the World’s Great Seed Breeders
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North Carolina Approves Changes to Limited Medical Marijuana Law

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Jul 14, 2015 Lawmakers in North Carolina Senate have passed a bill that would make
significant changes to a law enacted last year that allows the use of …


Marijuana Policy Project

non-coercive marijuana policies; (2) identify and activate supporters of non-punitive, non-coercive marijuana policies; (3) change state laws to reduce or

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How To Buy Medical Marijuana Medical marijuana. It’s controversial, but it is gaining traction. Under United States Federal Law, marijuana is classified as a Schedule 1 Drug, which means it has no medical value in treatment. However, several states have legalized marijuana for medical use. In the United States, 18 out of 50 states and Washington D.C. are now legally selling, distributing and growing medical marijuana according to ProCon’s website. Canada, Austria, Germany, the Netherlands, Spain, Israel, Italy, Finland, and Portugal have also passed laws so you can legally buy marijuana for medical use. What Is Medical Marijuana? According to Wikipedia, “medical cannabis refers to the parts of herb cannabis used as a physician-recommended form of medicine or herbal therapy.” It is the same marijuana/cannabis as that which is smoked recreationally but is used to alleviate pain or improve the quality of life in certain patients. Medical marijuana, also referred to as medical cannabis, is known to treat several illnesses such as anxiety, insomnia, severe pain, cancer, side effects of chemotherapy and radiation therapy, eating disorders, multiple sclerosis, Lyme disease, AIDS, and many other ailments. Can I Get A Prescription For Medical Marijuana? In states where marijuana is legalized, a patient has to receive a doctor’s recommendation in order to buy marijuana for medical purposes. A patient will undergo a thorough physical examination first before a recommendation is given and afterwards will have to apply for their medical marijuana license. Most medical states require proof of residency to be considered a qualifying patient for to use and buy marijuana legally. How Can I Buy Medical Marijuana? In states where you can buy marijuana for medical use is legal, a patient is entitled to apply for their medical marijuana license to possess or grow marijuana. With this license, the patient is enlisted in their state-run medical marijuana program. This license will give the patient and/or their caregiver easy access to buy marijuana legally from dispensaries or grow medical marijuana at home. Caregivers can also buy marijuana in behalf of their patients. Where Can I Purchase Medical Marijuana? There are different dispensaries all over the United States to buy medical marijuana. Patients present their medical marijuana license and/or their doctor’s recommendation, as well as a valid identification card for proof of identity. At dispensaries there are different strains and types of medical marijuana available for patients’ needs and staff members will be able to assist the patient on the right kind of medical marijuana. Some patients are recommended by their physician to cultivate certain amounts of medical marijuana and find and purchase clones and seeds that are available in dispensaries. Learn More At: http://www.GreenCulturED.co

Local lawyer to focus on ever-changing business aspects of marijuana law
The Rapidian, on Mon, 24 Aug 2015 08:22:30 -0700
After some thought, Hendricks decided Michigan had a place and need for lawyers familiar with business concepts to get involved and provide legal counsel for people interested in starting up their own legalized marijuana activity. He's finishing plans

Hodge Podge Marijuana Info Collage
Mary Darkeff, published 2006, 263 pages

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Medical cannabis – Wikipedia, the free encyclopedia

https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Medical_cannabis
Medical cannabis, or medical marijuana, refers to the use of cannabis and its
cannabinoids to treat disease or improve symptoms. Cannabis is used to reduce
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Medical marijuana card

A medical marijuana card is a state issued identification card that enables a patient with a doctor’s recommendation to obtain, possess, or cultivate

maine-the-state-of-best-medical-marijuanaMaine: The State of Best Medical Marijuana
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Maine is the fifth state to open its doors to medical marijuana. Why is it dubbed as the best state for medical marijuana?

Soon Oregon Will Not Allow Out Of State Medical Marijuana Patients Or Growers
The Weed Blog (blog), on Sun, 30 Aug 2015 09:52:30 -0700
For awhile now Oregon's Medical Marijuana Program (OMMP) has had a distinction that no other state's medical marijuana program has – it allows non-Oregon residents to become a patient or grower in the program. There are multiple states that recognize …

Minnesota considers medical marijuana for pain patients …
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State officials are weighing a question that could drastically expand Minnesota's medical marijuana program and offer hope of relief to thousands of residents: Should it allow people with intractable pain to buy the new drug?

Medical Marijuana 101
Mickey Martin, Ed Rosenthal, Gregory T. Carter, published 2011, 117 pages

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Medical cannabis – Wikipedia, the free encyclopedia

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Medical cannabis, or medical marijuana, refers to the use of cannabis and its
cannabinoids to treat disease or improve symptoms. Cannabis is used to reduce
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change state laws to reduce or eliminate penalties for the medical and non-medical use of marijuana; and (4) gain influence in Congress. MPP advocates taxing


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Minnesota considers medical marijuana for pain patients …
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State officials are weighing a question that could drastically expand Minnesota's medical marijuana program and offer hope of relief to thousands of residents: Should it allow people with intractable pain to buy the new drug?

Marijuana Medical Handbook: Practical Guide to the Therapeutic Uses of Marijuana
Dale H. Gieringer, Ed Rosenthal, Gregory T. Carter, published 2008, 257 pages

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Marijuana News – Leafly

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Native American Tribe in California Announces Plan to Grow Medical Marijuana. News.Vice.com (retrieved 15 Jan 2015) Pritzker, Barry M. A Native American

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Marijuana may do bad things to sperm
USA TODAY, on Sun, 30 Aug 2015 08:45:00 -0700
(NEWSER) – Smoking pot could damage your semen quality, or so suggests a new study out of Denmark. Some 1,215 Danish men ages 18 to 28 were asked about their drug use over the past three months and provided a semen sample. The researchers …

Minnesota considers medical marijuana for pain patients …
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Medical marijuana grew in a greenhouse Tuesday, May 5, 2015 at Minnesota Medical Solutions in Otsego. Jennifer Simonson | MPR News. State officials are weighing a question that could drastically expand Minnesota's …

Considering Marijuana Legalization: Insights for Vermont and Other Jurisdictions
Jonathan P. Caulkins, Beau Kilmer, Mark A. R. Kleiman, Robert J. MacCoun, Gregory Midgette, Pat Oglesby, Rosalie Liccardo Pacula, Peter H. Reuter, published 2015, 218 pages

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Medical Marijuana News & Reviews

Medical Marijuana News & Reviews is a quarterly magazine published by High Times magazine through the company’s West Coast office. The magazine focuses

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Medical Cannabis is a non-profit organization which refers to the use of cannabis and its constituents. Cannabis has been used to reduce nausea, to treat pain and muscle spasticity. To know more visit canabud.ca

City Council to ponder early marijuana sales
Statesman Journal, on Sat, 29 Aug 2015 21:52:30 -0700
The Salem City Council has two decisions to make about marijuana sales in the city, and members will begin the process Monday, Aug. 31. The most immediate is whether the city is going to allow or prohibit the “early sales” period beginning on Oct. 1, …

Minnesota considers medical marijuana for pain patients …
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Medical marijuana grew in a greenhouse Tuesday, May 5, 2015 at Minnesota Medical Solutions in Otsego. Jennifer Simonson | MPR News. State officials are weighing a question that could drastically expand Minnesota's …

The Little Black Book of Marijuana
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War on Drugs

number of users of marijuana in the U.S. declined between 2000 and 2005 even with many states passing new medical marijuana laws making access easier

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A short guide on marijuana state laws and federal regulation. To see the whole infographic: http://myright.me/marijuana/marijuana-laws-infographic/. To get more information: http://myright.me/marijuana/america-vs-marijuana-a-battle-for-state-rights/

New synthetic marijuana law takes effect Tuesday
MYfoxLUBBOCK.COM, on Fri, 28 Aug 2015 18:07:30 -0700
Trying to catch bad rats with an old style mouse trap is how a state lawmaker described current laws on synthetic marijuana. However, that's about to change on September 1. Last year, Gary Leatherwood was close to losing his son. "He basically fell

New Polls Could Mean Biggest Win For Legal Weed Yet
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New polls from two presidential primary states indicate that the vast majority of voters believe that the federal government should not interfere with state marijuana laws. According to the polls conducted by Public Policy Polling …

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Marihuana Tax Act of 1937

smoking marijuana. He had also, in 1935, received support from president Franklin D. Roosevelt for adoption of the Uniform State Narcotic Act, state laws that

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Legal marijuana gaining ground state-by-state, but critics call it out of control
AL.com, on Wed, 26 Aug 2015 06:04:42 -0700
Proponents have been able to secure financial backing, take advantage of changing attitudes and address fears about legalization. In Congress, lawmakers have started to take positions on pot and more have supported state medical marijuana laws.

How America's Legal Weed Is Changing the Black Market …
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State-level marijuana legalization in the US has been hailed as a way to eliminate black markets and impede drug cartels. So far, both are still thriving — but that won't last forever.


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National Cannabis Industry Association

"Move over, Big Pharma and Big Oil, Big Marijuana is here". The Raw Story. Retrieved 2010-12-13.  Hotakainen, Rob (2010-12-12). "Marijuana-legalization

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Big pharma marijuana is coming soon to a Canadian licensed producer near you.

Police Arrest, Charge Man in Suspected Marijuana Operation
Big Island Now, on Wed, 26 Aug 2015 15:30:00 -0700
A total of 61 marijuana plants were recovered outside of the house on the first property, in addition to 207 plants located in three locations inside the house. Adjacent properties held another 41 plants and numerous pots with cut stems, according to

Why Big Pharma hates legalized marijuana; painkillers …
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Why Big Pharma hates legalized marijuana; painkillers, chemotherapy and psych drugs could be made obsolete.

The Big Book of Buds: Marijuana Varieties from the World’s Great Seed Breeders
Ed Rosenthal, published 2011, 240 pages