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Las Vegas’ First Medical Marijuana Dispensary Will Open Monday

Las Vegas’ First Medical Marijuana Dispensary Will Open Monday

Fifteen years ago, Nevada legalized medical marijuana. But only now is Clark County’s first medical marijuana dispensary opening to the public. On Monday, Euphoria Wellness will open in Las...
Colorado Marijuana Tax Revenues Up Almost 100 Percent

Colorado Marijuana Tax Revenues Up Almost 100 Percent

The Colorado Department of Revenue has released new numbers on the state’s marijuana tax income, and they show that tax revenues throughout the state are up almost 100 percent....
Vancouver University Offers Marijuana Business Class

Vancouver University Offers Marijuana Business Class

A Vancouver, B.C. university is offering two online courses starting this fall that will teach students everything they need to know about entering the medical marijuana business. Kwantlen Polytechnic...
Menominee Tribe to Vote on Legalizing Marijuana

Menominee Tribe to Vote on Legalizing Marijuana

This week, the Menominee Indian Tribe of Wisconsin will vote to see whether tribe members want to legalize marijuana on their reservation for medical and/or recreational use. On Wednesday...
Tacoma Reveals Plans for Medical Marijuana Shop Shutdown

Tacoma Reveals Plans for Medical Marijuana Shop Shutdown

In a letter sent to sixty unlicensed medical marijuana shops, the city of Tacoma, WA released its timeline for shop closures. The closures come as a result of recreational...
Ohio Voters Will Weigh in on Marijuana Legalization This Election

Ohio Voters Will Weigh in on Marijuana Legalization This Election

Ohio Secretary of State Jon Husted announced that the marijuana legalization group ResponsibleOhio has gathered enough signatures to get their measure into the November election ballot. ResponsibleOhio initially fell...
Man Serving Life Sentence for Marijuana Granted Parole

Man Serving Life Sentence for Marijuana Granted Parole

Jeff Mizanskey, the only man in Missouri serving a life sentence without the possibility of parole for a nonviolent marijuana offense has been paroled and will be released from...
Presidential Hopeful Marco Rubio Confirms Stance Against Marijuana Legalization

Presidential Hopeful Marco Rubio Confirms Stance Against Marijuana Legalization

During a recent interview with NBC’s Meet the Press, Senator Marco Rubio was asked how he felt about states legalizing marijuana. Rubio, who is gunning for the GOP presidential...
New DEA Leader Says Marijuana is Probably Less Dangerous Than Heroin

New DEA Leader Says Marijuana is Probably Less Dangerous Than Heroin

Acting DEA Administrator Chuck Rosenberg acknowledged that heroin is probably more dangerous than marijuana, but that no substances should be promoted.  “Let me say it this way,” he started,...
Cannabis May Help Heal Bone Fractures

Cannabis May Help Heal Bone Fractures

A new study published in the Journal of Bone and Mineral Research has found that cannabidiol (CBD), a non-psychoactive element of cannabis, may help bone fractures heal better. According...