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5 Mistakes New Marijuana Users Should Avoid

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I’m not recommending that everyone should go out and get high, but if you’re already using (and please let it be legal), then you may as well be properly educated. One of these five common marijuana mistakes can ruin the cannabis experience and turn you off permanently.  Awareness can help you avoid them. 1.  POT…

For The First Time, More Republicans Now Favor Legalization Than Oppose It

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YouGov recently released a new poll that indicates that more Republicans support marijuana legalization than oppose it. Peter Moore, a pollster for YouGov, said in a statement: YouGov’s latest research shows that most Americans still support legalization of marijuana, and that support for legalization has increased slightly, from 52 percent in December 2015 to 55…

Leafly Comedy Tour Brings Ron Funches To Portland Tomorrow For A Night of Laughs

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Comedian and actor Ron Funches is headlining the Leafly Comedy Tour in Portland. Be sure to RSVP for this 21+ event in Portland (at the Wonder Ballroom) as you won’t want to miss out on a night of free laughs! The delightfully funny Ron Funches joined Leafly on our Comedy Tour stop in Chicago on 4/20.…

The Frontlines Of Cannabis Regulations

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Written By: Christi Turner for Dope Magazine It’s been over two years since recreational marijuana dispensaries first opened their doors in Colorado, but the regulatory environment around cannabis is still evolving. Dispensaries have been given the responsibility to stay informed of the latest in cannabis regulations, to keep their customers safe and their sales legal-but…

Bernie Sanders Supporters Walk A 51-Foot Joint Through Philadelphia

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The Democratic National Convention started in Philadelphia on Monday, which drove many supporters and protesters to the city to advocate for their position while Democrats begin to layout their party platform over the next few days. One such protest caught the eye of many in Philadelphia. Marijuana advocates from DCMJ.org brought out their now-famous inflatable…

California’s Recreational Marijuana Measure Supported By Academy of Preventive Medicine

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SACRAMENTO, CA – The California Academy of Preventive Medicine (CAPM) announced its support for Proposition 64, the consensus statewide ballot measure known as the Control, Regulate and Tax Adult Use of Marijuana Act (AUMA). CAPM is the official state specialty society for California physicians practicing in the fields of Preventive Medicine and Public Health. “Proposition…

5 Edibles Tips To Remember So You Have A Super-Fun Time

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The first time in a dispensary can feel like scoring a golden ticket to the inside of Willy Wonka’s factory. So many options, and so many new things to try. But if you haven’t already had experience with some of the more exciting forms cannabis can take, you might be in for a wilder ride…

The Green Scene: What $20 Weed Looks Like In Costa Rica

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Traveling the world for fun, sightseeing, and culture? Costa Rica has it all. But if you love good weed, you better bring your pocketbook. Here’s what the green scene looks like in the tiny country caught between two continents.   Costa Rica Photo credit Literally translating to “rich coast”, this country sits along the isthmus…

Greece Gives The Green Light To Legal Medical Cannabis

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In a world full of chaos, cannabis news gives us hope in humanity. The beautiful country of Greece is on its way towards legalizing marijuana for medical use. The Greek Health Ministry made an announcement last week that a team of academics, psychiatrists, and other important members are going to discuss the medical use of…

San Francisco has most marijuana smokers in US – The Columbian

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San Francisco has most marijuana smokers in USThe ColumbianEvery few years, SAMHSA combines data from the annual National Surveys on Drug Use and Health to derive estimates of monthly marijuana use among Americans age 12 and older. The latest cut of that data, encompassing the years 2012 to 2014, include … and more » – Click Here…

Cloverdale looking to impose marijuana business tax – Santa Rosa Press Democrat

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Cloverdale looking to impose marijuana business taxSanta Rosa Press DemocratCloverdale this week took the penultimate step to becoming the first city in Sonoma County to impose a local tax on marijuana-related businesses. With medical marijuana becoming more regulated and with the likelihood California voters will legalize pot … – Click Here To Visit Article Source

BCSO deputies find 163 pounds of marijuana in drug bust – KSAT San Antonio

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KSAT San Antonio BCSO deputies find 163 pounds of marijuana in drug bustKSAT San AntonioThe Sheriff’s Office said deputies found 163 pounds of marijuana, 6 grams of cocaine and 3 grams of black tar heroin. Dionicio Moreno was charged with possession of marijuana greater than 50 pounds less than 2,000 pounds and two counts of…

Marijuana dispensary planned for Pensacola – Pensacola News Journal

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Pensacola News Journal Marijuana dispensary planned for PensacolaPensacola News JournalThe first medical marijuana dispensary in the state opened its doors Tuesday in Tallahassee, and the CEO of the dispensing company says a Pensacola location is on the way. Kim Rivers, CEO of Trulieve, said Wednesday that the company has identified a …Milestone time for Florida medical…

Marijuana is the star of the Democratic Convention – New York Post

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New York Post Marijuana is the star of the Democratic ConventionNew York PostPHILADELPHIA — They’re having a high ol’ time at the DNC thanks to Philadelphia’s decriminalization of pot and a DNC platform moving in that direction. “Cannabis is having a very good convention,” said Chris Goldstein, from Philly NORML, the marijuana … – Click Here…

77 marijuana plants seized after helicopter circles Cumberland … – WNCN

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WNCN 77 marijuana plants seized after helicopter circles Cumberland …WNCNA helicopter circled around Cumberland County Tuesday and found several illegal marijuana growth operations, officials say.Helicopter surveillance nets Cumberland County lawmen 77 …Fayetteville Observer all 3 news articles » – Click Here To Visit Article Source

More Colorado kids in hospital for marijuana since legalization, study says – CNN

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CNN More Colorado kids in hospital for marijuana since legalization, study saysCNNThe number of Colorado children who’ve been reported to a poison control center or examined at a hospital for unintentional marijuana exposure annually has spiked since the state legalized recreational cannabis in 2014, according to the study …Study Finds Sharp Increase in Marijuana Exposure…