Canada Becomes Second Country to End Marijuana Prohibition; Regulated Adult Sales to Begin Later This Year

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OTTAWA, ON — A bill to legalize and regulate marijuana for adult use in Canada received final approval from lawmakers Tuesday and will now be sent to the governor general for royal assent. Prime Minister Justin Trudeau and his cabinet will choose the specific date on which the law will take effect, and legal sales […]

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Medical Marijuana Sales Begin in Pennsylvania

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HARRISBURG, PA — Medical marijuana sales began in Pennsylvania on Thursday, allowing certified patients to obtain their medicine legally for the first time. Six out of the 10 dispensaries that have been approved to operate were set to open their doors, and up to 81 more dispensaries are expected to open across the state over […]

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As States Begin Voting on Marijuana, Pew Poll Finds Growing Support Nationwide

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WASHINGTON — A new poll released Wednesday by the Pew Research Center shows a growing majority of Americans support ending marijuana prohibition. The national survey of more than 1,200 U.S. adults found 57% think the use of marijuana should be made legal, up from 53% last year and 32% in 2006. Just 37% think it […]

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Oregon officials hope to begin licensing industrial hemp growers in time for

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Oregon officials hope to begin licensing industrial hemp growers in time for
The debate over what the state's recreational marijuana market should look like has captured the attention of policy makers, lawmakers and cannabis consumers alike, but a smaller and passionate group of activists have big plans for industrial hemp in …
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Medical Marijuana Inc. Acquires Kannaway, the 'Amway of Hemp and CBD
NEW YORK (MainStreet) — The Amway of CBDs and hemp products has been acquired by the first-ever publicly traded marijuana penny stock. Medical Marijuana Inc. announced Thursday that it had acquired Kannaway, a network marketing company, for an …
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Bill to Legalize Hemp Cultivation in the United States Filed in Senate
Titled the “Industrial Hemp Farming Act of 2015,” the bill would remove federal restrictions on the domestic cultivation of industrial hemp. The bill would remove hemp from the Schedule I controlled substance list under the Controlled Substances Act of …
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