February 2017

Inside a growhouse at PharmaCann in Hamptonburgh, New York – Justin Ho/Marketplace With recreational marijuana getting all the attention these days, it’s easy to forget how far the medical marijuana industry has come since California became the first state to legalize medical marijuana in 1996. Today, Arcview Market Research estimates that the legal medical marijuana industry pulls […]

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The congressman who represents most of Fauquier County on Monday introduced legislation that would decriminalize marijuana possession nationwide. “I have long believed justice that isn’t blind, isn’t justice,” freshman Rep. Tom Garrett (R-Va./5th) said of his bill. “Statistics indicate that minor narcotics crimes disproportionately hurt areas of lower socio-economic status and what I find most troubling is that […]

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Representative Bill McCamley.(Photo: Courtesy) The attempt to legalize marijuana in New Mexico died Monday evening in the House Business and Industry Committee. House Bill 89, which would have established a regulatory framework for the legal production, processing and sales of marijuana and industrial hemp, was tabled following a debate of about 2 ½ hours in […]

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THE ISSUE: Recreational marijuana is now legal in Massachusetts, and eventually shops will be allowed. LOCAL IMPACT: Georgetown already has a medical marijuana facility in the works, and local officials fear an onslaught of recreational cannabis shops in town. Bryan McGonigle bmcgonigle@wickedlocal.com @GtownRecord With recreational marijuana possession and eventually, commercial sale legal, the Georgetown Board […]

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SEATTLE, WA–(Marketwired – Feb 28, 2017) – CFN Media Group (“CannabisFN”), the leading creative agency and digital media network dedicated to legal cannabis, today announced the publication of an article examining InMed Pharmaceuticals Inc.’s ( OTCQB : IMLFF ) ( CSE : IN ) innovative bioinformatics platform, its recent licensing deal, and how the platform […]

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Updated 7 hours ago Mary Jane Zdila has no concerns with medical marijuana being grown or sold in Harrison. “We had several marijuana busts in the township already,” said Zdila, 67, of Harrison. “If they want to legalize it and have everything done to all the rules and regulations … then that’s good.” Harrison commissioners […]

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Updated 7 hours ago Mary Jane Zdila has no concerns with medical marijuana being grown or sold in Harrison. “We had several marijuana busts in the township already,” said Zdila, 67, of Harrison. “If they want to legalize it and have everything done to all the rules and regulations … then that’s good.” Harrison commissioners […]

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