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Medical marijuana dispensaries taking root in South Florida – Sun Sentinel

Sun Sentinel Medical marijuana dispensaries taking root in South FloridaSun SentinelPatients seeking medical marijuana will soon have more places to get it in South Florida. The Palm Beach County Commission and the Dania Beach Commission agreed this week to allow medical marijuana dispensaries wherever pharmacies are allowed.Here’s where Ohio’s 60 medical marijuana dispensaries could be…

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Prominent marijuana magazine ‘High Times’ to go public – Las Vegas Review-Journal

Las Vegas Review-Journal Prominent marijuana magazine ‘High Times’ to go publicLas Vegas Review-JournalThe publisher of marijuana enthusiast magazine “High Times” plans to take the company public, High Times Holding Corp announced Thursday, as an increasing number of U.S. states legalize the drug. Oreva Capital, which in June announced it had bought … and more » – Click…

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Michiganders could possess the most marijuana in the US under legalization plan – MLive.com

MLive.com Michiganders could possess the most marijuana in the US under legalization planMLive.comLANSING, MI — A ballot initiative to legalize marijuana would give Michigan the highest possession limits in the nation, an MLive analysis found. The language the group plans to circulate would legalize and regulate marijuana for recreational use … and more » – Click…

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How distracting is THC to drivers? Enough for a marijuana DUI fatal case to proceed, judge says – Billings Gazette

Billings Gazette How distracting is THC to drivers? Enough for a marijuana DUI fatal case to proceed, judge saysBillings GazetteA district judge in Yellowstone County denied an attorney’s challenge to the constitutionality of Montana’s DUI law for marijuana. Public defender Gregory Paskell argued that the 5 ng/mL blood content threshold that constitutes a DUI in…

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Sacramento sees rise in illegal marijuana grow houses. City says 1000 are operating. – Sacramento Bee (blog)

Sacramento Bee (blog) Sacramento sees rise in illegal marijuana grow houses. City says 1000 are operating.Sacramento Bee (blog)Joe Devlin, the city’s new marijuana policy czar, estimates there could be 1,000 illegal growing operations in Sacramento and has called for the city to increase its enforcement. His office is drafting an ordinance to allow a maximum…

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Should California start its own bank to serve marijuana companies? It wouldn’t be easy – Los Angeles Times

Los Angeles Times Should California start its own bank to serve marijuana companies? It wouldn’t be easyLos Angeles TimesWith recreational marijuana sales set to become legal in California next year and most banks unwilling to open accounts for cannabis companies, pot entrepreneurs are desperate to figure out what to do with their piles of cash.…

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