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Marijuana Legalization

Vermont Governor Vetoes Marijuana Legalization Bill

May 24, 2017, 12:26 pm Johnny Green

There was good news and bad news out of Vermont today. The bad news is that Vermont’s Governor decided to veto a marijuana legalization bill that was sent to his desk. The good news is that the battle isn’t over, and the Governor has expressed a willingness to work with […]

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Medical Marijuana

Aclara Research Releases Illinois Medical Cannabis Patient Study

May 24, 2017, 7:07 am Rick Thompson

Aclara Research, a leader in the development of patient and consumer insights within the medical cannabis industry, today released the results of The Illinois Medical Cannabis Patient Experience Study -  the first of Illinois patients since the inception of the pilot program in 2012. The study is the largest and […]

Marijuana Legalization

Do Studies Pay People To Smoke Weed?

May 23, 2017, 10:25 am Miguel a.k.a Miggy420

Unlike the NASA space weed articles you see in many websites there are legitimate studies being conducted out there that pay you to consume cannabis. Unfortunately, most of these studies are there to prove the negative effects of cannabis, but legitimate nonetheless because it’s funded by a government agency through […]

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Hemp Industry

Arizona Governor Vetoes Hemp Bill

May 23, 2017, 9:09 am Keith Mansur

Arizona Governor Doug Ducey approved a whole bunch of new laws in the Grand Canyon state, but the Republican leader thought hemp farming would be too expensive, apparently. On Monday, May 22, he vetoed SB 1337 which passed with a overwhelming majority through the legislature. That was the only reason […]

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Marijuana Legalization

Tell Your New Jersey Lawmakers To Support S3195

May 23, 2017, 7:15 am Johnny Green

I received the following alert out of New Jersey yesterday: Last week, Senator Nicholas Scutari (D) introduced his long-awaited bill that would end marijuana prohibition in New Jersey and replace it with a system that regulates and taxes cannabis similarly to alcohol. Please contact your lawmakers and urge them to […]

Marijuana Business

California Insurance Department Holds Meeting To Discuss Cannabis And Insurance Issues

May 23, 2017, 6:41 am Johnny Green

Insurance Commissioner Dave Jones convened 63 insurance-related stakeholders to make sure they have time to comment on cannabis-related regulations with insurance provisions currently under consideration by other state agencies. “As Insurance Commissioner, my goal is to make sure all Californians, including emerging cannabis businesses, have insurance protection,” said Commissioner Jones. […]

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Cannabis Culture

New Memoir: Secret Marijuana Secretly Grown at Kennedy Home

May 22, 2017, 9:54 am Keith Mansur

A new book claims that the Kennedys had marijuana growing at their famous Hyannis Port, MA, estate. The new book, Jackie’s Girl: My Life with the Kennedy Family, is a memoir written by the former first lady Jackie Kennedy’s assistant. Kathy McKeon, who was employed from 1964 to 1977, explain […]