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3 Medical Marijuana Measures Compete for Support in Missouri

By, Jim Salter ST. LOUIS (AP) — Missouri supporters of medical marijuana will have their say in the November 2018 election. The only question: Do they cast a yes vote once, twice, or three times? Thanks to successful petition drives for three competing proposals, all three are on the ballot....

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New York Lawmakers to Hold Hearing on Legalizing Marijuana

ALBANY, N.Y. (AP) — Lawmakers in the New York state Assembly are preparing for a hearing on proposals to legalize marijuana for recreational use. Four Assembly committees will meet Oct. 16, 2018, in Manhattan for the joint hearing, which comes two months before lawmakers reconvene in Albany for the 2019...

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Q+A: Psychotherapist Unlocks the Mind; Marijuana is Her Key

If you’re a regular cannabis consumer, you’ve likely experienced what struck you as moments of piercing insight and emotional depth while you were high. Could those aha moments be harnessed for self-growth in a professional therapy session? Some psychotherapists believe they can, and a small number are practicing what they...

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Cannabis Consumption Will Be Permitted in Canada’s National Parks

In the United States, the ongoing federal prohibition against cannabis creates some interesting legal contradictions. In states with legal adult-use, for example, federal prohibition creates pockets of land where federal law holds and state law doesn’t. Basically, any land the federal government controls is under federal jurisdiction. And that means...

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Canada’s Marijuana Shops Ramp Up on Eve of Legalization Day

By, Rob Gillies and Gene Johnson TORONTO (AP) — Tom Clarke has been dealing marijuana illegally in Canada for 30 years. He wrote in his high school yearbook that his dream was to open a cafe in Amsterdam, the Dutch city where people have legally smoked cannabis in coffee shops...

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Move Over, Pumpkin Spice. Try these CBD-Infused Recipes for the Fall

It’s Autumn. Can you feel it? The cold breeze sweeps in and freezes your face. Your fingertips feel the distant tingle of winter and your pace quickens, as you tighten your jacket around you just a little more snugly. Yes, summer has faded, leaving you with the annual seasonal dilemmas: What will you be...

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Study: Marijuana Research is Only Going to Accelerate

Researchers are now churning out thousands of studies on marijuana each year. And you can expect that stream of science to keep flowing as more places enact legalization, a new review predicts. To get a better understanding of how the scientific community has responded to the cannabis reform movement, a...

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Confidence in Utah’s Medical Marijuana Initiative is Waning

With less than a month until the election, recent polls show that support has faded for Utah’s medical marijuana ballot measure, particularly among members of the Church of Latter-day Saints. Many attribute the change to a pledge made by the governor and cannabis advocates to push through a legislative compromise...

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Many Hockey Players Approve of Marijuana. NHL? Not So Much.

By, Stephen Whyno, The Associated Press As Riley Cote took and delivered countless punches over more than a decade of junior and pro hockey, he was eager to avoid painkillers. Early on, cannabis was touted to the enforcer as a healing option. “I started noticing some therapeutic benefits,” Cote said....

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Ahead of Cannabis Legalization in Canada, Facebook Lifts Ban on Weed Pages

As the legalization of cannabis comes to Canada this week, Facebook has ended its “shadow ban” of cannabis-themed pages. Last week the social media platform announced the changes, which became effective on October 11. Prior to that time, search results were filtered to exclude pages with words such as “cannabis”...

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