October 2016

Former Los Angeles Mayor Antonio Villaraigosa on Monday became the latest high-profile politician to endorse an initiative on next week’s ballot that would legalize the recreational use of marijuana in California. Villaraigosa is considering whether to run for governor in 2018 amid a field that already includes Lt. Gov. Gavin Newsom, a leading proponent of […]

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The following script is from “The Pot Vote,” which aired on Oct. 30, 2016. Dr. Jonathan LaPook is the correspondent. Katherine Davis, producer. Five percent of Americans live in states where pot is legal for recreational use. But by next Wednesday, that percentage could swell to almost 25 percent. It’s on the ballot in five […]

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For small cap marijuana and cannabinoid stocks or players, NASDAQ listed GW Pharmaceuticals PLC (NASDAQ: GWPH) and Zynerba Pharmaceuticals Inc (NASDAQ: ZYNE) along with OTC listed Cannabis Science Inc (OTCMKTS: CBIS) and Medical Marijuana Inc (OTCMKTS: MJNA) are probably the first stocks that come to mind. However, small cap Lexaria Bioscience Corp (OTCQB: LXRP) is focused on […]

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For small cap marijuana and cannabinoid stocks or players, NASDAQ listed GW Pharmaceuticals PLC (NASDAQ: GWPH) and Zynerba Pharmaceuticals Inc (NASDAQ: ZYNE) along with OTC listed Cannabis Science Inc (OTCMKTS: CBIS) and Medical Marijuana Inc (OTCMKTS: MJNA) are probably the first stocks that come to mind. However, small cap Lexaria Bioscience Corp (OTCQB: LXRP) is focused on […]

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By John LyonArkansas News Bureaujlyon@arkansasnews.com LITTLE ROCK — For the second time in four years, legalization of medical marijuana is on the Arkansas ballot, but for the first time the issue has become a subject of disagreement between the state’s major political parties and the candidates in a major Arkansas election. Opposing platforms Last weekend, […]

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By John LyonArkansas News Bureaujlyon@arkansasnews.com LITTLE ROCK — For the second time in four years, legalization of medical marijuana is on the Arkansas ballot, but for the first time the issue has become a subject of disagreement between the state’s major political parties and the candidates in a major Arkansas election. Opposing platforms Last weekend, […]

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2016 Election Question 1: Marijuana Legalization “Maine is ready for a rational drug policy. Most Mainers, like most Americans, recognize that marijuana is already here. It’s being bought, sold, and used by adults, mostly in the privacy of their homes, responsibly, whether to relax with some friends, or help them get a good night’s sleep, […]

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David Zalubowski / AP In this photo taken Saturday, April 25, 2015, Nevada Sen. Tick Segerblom and Ronald Dreher, government affairs director for Peace Officers Research Association of Nevada, pass by an area with marijuana plants under cultivation as Nevada lawmakers, their staffers and lobbyists toured two retail and grow operations for medical and recreational […]

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When you smoke weed, this state of balance is thrown slightly off-kilter, for better or for worse — you may feel like you’re on cloud nine, for example, but find it especially difficult to walk. The cannabinoids derived from marijuana are known, aptly, as plant cannabinoids (there’s a third subset of synthetic ones, found in […]

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This vote is extremely important to thousands of North Dakotans. For some, Measure 5 is critical. What prompted Measure 5? In 2015, the North Dakota House declined to pass the bipartisan House Bill 1430 for comprehensive medical marijuana legislation, introduced by Rep. Pam Anderson, D-Fargo. The bill would have let patients and caregivers possess a […]

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  The LSU AgCenter took on a big responsibility when it was chosen as an official grower of medical marijuana. explains the type of machine that will be used for extraction of the plant …read more at http://www.lsunow.com/news/watch-lsu-agcenter-enters-medical-marijuana-business/article_d376c336-9c96-11e6-96f3-474646e4aa0f.html

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