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Obama's Nomination for U.S. Attorney General Does Not Support Cannabis Legalization

President Obama’s nomination for Attorney General has already taken a stance against cannabis legalization, saying it's not the Department of Justice's position to support it.

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Strain Highlight: Beast Mode 2.0 Makes for a Super Bowl of Cannabis

Beast Mode 2.0 is an indica-dominant hybrid cannabis strain that hits hard and relaxes away pain like the aches defenders feel after battling the real Beast Mode for four quarters.

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3 Federal Loopholes and Hypocrisies That Create Problems for the Cannabis Industry

The federal government's stance towards cannabis has created a series of loopholes and hypocrisies that have created problems for the cannabis industry. Here are three glaring examples:

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What Gourmet Food Ingredient Contains a "Bliss Molecule" Similar to THC in Cannabis?

One gourmet food ingredient actually contains a "bliss molecule" that not only delivers the happy, it's similar to the psychoactive properties that cannabis can produce.

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Pediatricians Make Recommendation to Decriminalize and Reclassify Cannabis

The American Academy of Pediatrics has recommended cannabis be reclassified from Schedule I so research can be conducted on potential benefits for children with debilitating diseases.

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Does Using CBD Hemp Oil Result in a Positive Drug Test for THC or Marijuana?

More people are starting to use CBD-rich hemp oil for medical purposes, but will patients using this product test positive for THC in a marijuana drug test?

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The Medical Minute: A Joint a Day for 20 Years Shows No Impact on Lung Health

New research surveying 20 years of data reiterated a conclusion replicated by several other studies: smoking cannabis does not appear to damage the lungs, even with long-term use.

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Which State Buys the Most Cannabis in America?

According to The Economist, one state leads the United States in cannabis sales despite the fact that it still hasn't yet legalized recreational cannabis.

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New Hampshire Medical Marijuana Dispensary Applications Due January 28

If you intend to open a medical marijuana dispensary in lovely New Hampshire, you have until this coming Wednesday, January 28, to submit your application to the state.

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Virginia Sees the Alarming Effects of Epilepsy and Georgia Won't Take "No" For an Answer: The Leafly Cannabis Legalization Update

We’re seeing a clear trend of more states considering decriminalization in addition to cannabis legalization efforts. Here’s what's been happening both domestically and internationally:

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Cannabis News by the Numbers: January 2015 Edition

As momentum for the cannabis industry grows, so do the facts and figures. We're here to break them down for you in our new series, Cannabis by the Numbers!

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Virginia Considers Decriminalization and Cannabis Oil Legalization

The Virginia General Assembly will be considering several upcoming cannabis bills, including a decriminalization bill and the legalization of medical cannabis oil.

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New Strains Alert: Super Cheese, 1024, 501st OG, Blueberry Essence, and Burkle

A big thank you to those who have submitted new strain requests via the Leafly app this week! Here are five of the latest and most popular submissions we received.

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Jamaica Considering Cannabis Legalization Bill

The Jamaican cabinet approved a bill to decriminalize the possession of small amounts of cannabis and grant businesses licenses for developing medicinal marijuana.

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Cannabis Tourism: The Kush Tour Experience

Cannabis Tourism: The Kush Tour Experience

Move over, Amsterdam! Kush Tourism is leading the charge for cannabis travel in the United States. Here's a recap of my experience with a Kush Tour in Seattle.

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After Suing Colorado Over Recreational Cannabis, Nebraska Now Proposes New Medical Marijuana Legislation

Nebraska has proposed a new law that would legalize medical marijuana in the state despite the fact that it is currently suing Colorado for their legalization of recreational cannabis.

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The Top 5 Industries Lobbying Against Cannabis Legalization Will Infuriate You

The top five special interest groups lobbying against cannabis legalization shouldn't surprise you, but they will definitely infuriate you.

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Why Can't Washington Sell All Its Legal Recreational Cannabis?

First Washington had too little recreational cannabis to support the retail market debut last July, and now the Evergreen State has too much product.

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BREAKING NEWS: New York Senator Introduces Bill to Legalize Recreational Cannabis

Senator Liz Krueger submitted the Marihuana Regulation and Taxation Act, which would legalize the growing, use, and possession of cannabis by New York residents ages 18 and up.

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New Bills Present Trafficking Concerns and a California Senator Remains Defiantly Anti-Legalization: The Leafly Cannabis Legalization Update

More states continue to introduce promising legislation for cannabis in 2015. Here are the cannabis legislation updates for the week, including a few that may surprise you:

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