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Long Lines, $1.30 Grams Mark Uruguay’s Legal Cannabis Debut

Pharmacies began dispensing medical cannabis to registered patients on Wednesday. It's available, but it's weak: 2% THC. Hey, it's a start.

Colorado Will Ban Cannabis Gummy Bears

Sponsors say that gummy bears, gummy worms and chewy candies shaped like fruits are too attractive to children.

Denver Shuts Down 26 Legal Cannabis Businesses, Makes Arrests

The city's order shuttered 26 retail stores and other marijuana growing facilities operating under the name Sweet Leaf. Police investigation focused on eight locations licensed by the company.

10 Things to Know About Florida’s Medical Marijuana Bill

The Florida Legislature on Friday finally approved a bill establishing a framework for the state's constitutional amendment expanding medical marijuana.

California’s Legal Cannabis Countdown: What’s Coming by Jan. 1

Don't count on being able to stroll into your local dispensary on New Year's Day to celebrate with an infused cookie or a joint.

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New Jersey’s Medical Cannabis Program to Double to 12 Dispensaries

The state of nine million might get a whole 12 dispensaries. Sad!

Oklahoma Health Department’s Top Attorney Resigns, Faces Felony Charges

The top attorney at the Oklahoma State Department of Health has resigned days after her advice on marijuana rules was ignored by the agency's board.

NORML Blasts Police for Chasing Cannabis Suspect With Bulldozer

State police went grossly overboard in their pursuit of a marijuana suspect whose body was found under a bulldozer that authorities used to search for him, the group said Thursday.

Michigan Expands Qualifying Conditions for Medical Marijuana

Michigan regulators have significantly expanded the list of conditions approved for treatment by medical marijuana.

In Los Angeles, the Unlicensed Cannabis Market Still Thrives

With limited resources, LA-area law enforcement can't shut down every non-licensed business.

After Long Delays, Los Angeles Moves to License Growers

LA's cannabis market was once expected to be a model for the rest of the state but has developed more slowly than San Diego, Oakland, and other major cities.

Senate Passes Farm Bill That Legalizes Hemp

The Senate Farm Bill passed Thursday includes a provision from Majority Leader Mitch McConnell, R-Ky., legalizing the production of industrial hemp.

Oklahoma Conservatives’ Views on Medical Marijuana Evolving

Conservative support for a medical marijuana measure on Tuesday's ballot could ensure Oklahoma joins the growing list of states that have legalized some form of cannabis.

FDA Approves Epidiolex, a Marijuana-Based CBD Drug for Seizures

The Food and Drug Administration approved Epidiolex to treat two rare forms of epilepsy that begin in childhood. But it's not quite medical marijuana.

Is FDA-Approved Cannabidiol a Blessing or Curse?

As the marijuana molecule cannabidiol nears FDA-approval, parents who for years have used cannabis to treat severe forms of epilepsy in their children are feeling more cautious than celebratory.

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