YOU, own the patent on pot!
Our government, the United States of America, owns patent #6,630,507. This is very remarkable. On one hand marijuana is a Schedule I drug. This means that it supposedly has no medicinal value. On the the other hand, we the people of this great country, OWN a patent that proves IT DOES HAVE medicinal value.
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Alaskans should vote no on marijuana legalization
4, Alaskans will make a decision on Ballot Measure 2, whether or not to legalize the use of marijuana. As we make this decision, it is important we base it on complete information rather than the propaganda currently being slung. We have the benefit of ...
Former Alaska chief prosecutor: Marijuana should be regulated like alcohol
OPINION: Instead of keeping unenforced and unenforceable criminal laws against marijuana on the books, we need a regulatory structure similar to alcohol, with sensible regulations and an effective tax to pay for and enforce the new structure. Ballot ...
International Business Times
No Progress on Marijuana Arrests
New York Times
When he ran for mayor, Bill de Blasio condemned police practices under which young black and Latino men were unfairly — sometimes illegally — charged with possessing tiny amounts of marijuana, placing them at risk of losing jobs, access to housing or ...
More Marijuana Arrests Under De Blasio Than Bloomberg, Racial Disparity ...
Entrepreneur hopes to grow, sell medical marijuana in Melbourne
Patterson said 90 percent of those patients supported medical marijuana, which would become legal for treating a wider variety of ailments if Amendment 2 passes next month. Regulating the medical marijuana industry would fall to the Department of Health.
Oregon sheriffs slam Wash. sheriff for marijuana ad
Oregon's 36 county sheriffs "don't appreciate" that a sheriff for King County in Washington has begun publicly supporting Oregon's marijuana legalization ballot initiative. "I am appalled that Sheriff (John) Urquhart feels the need to speak to Measure ...
The marijuana legalization pitch for people who don't actually want to smoke it
Legalizing marijuana won't ruin Alaska
Washington sheriff stands by pro-marijuana ad
International Business Times UK
Pot or not? Denver company offers home marijuana test for Halloween candy
Just in time for Halloween, a Colorado company is releasing a home testing kit that allows parents to screen their kids' candy for marijuana, CBS Denver reports. That comes on the heels of a local hospital and police department warning parents that ...
Marijuana Edibles: Cannabis Testing Kit Released by US Company CB ...
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The marijuana industry could be bigger than the NFL by 2020
Washington Post (blog)
A report out from Greenwave Advisors, a "comprehensive research and financial analysis for the emerging legalized marijuana industry," projects that legal cannabis could be an industry with revenues of $35 billion by 2020 if marijuana is legalized at ...
Marijuana Industry Could Be Worth $35 Billion In 2020, If All States And Feds ...
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DEA Raids 2 Los Angeles Medical Marijuana Dispensaries
While 23 states, including California, have legalized marijuana for medical purposes, and Colorado and Washington have legalized recreational marijuana, the plant remains illegal at the federal level and as such, even state-compliant shops are at risk ...
Federal DEA Agents Raid WeHo's The Farmacy Marijuana Shop
What happened to all the legal marijuana stores in Seattle?
The Seattle Times (blog)
And it's particularly tough because it comes from a frustrated Alex Cooley, a successful but straight-arrow marijuana grower (I profiled him in a column last year) who both supported I-502 and has multiple I-502 licenses for growing and processing.
Indiana Public Media
Some Seattle medical marijuana stores facing closure
SEATTLE – Hundreds of medical marijuana businesses here face closure because they're being told to get licenses that don't legally exist. Marijuana dispensaries across Seattle began receiving letters last week telling them they need to get a special ...
Seattle sends warning letters to medical pot shops
Marijuana news: Seattle warns medical marijuana shops to get state license or ...
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