Sessions raises “serious questions” about Colorado’s marijuana management in letter to gov

Published: Aug 4, 2017, 12:33 pm • Updated: Aug 4, 2017, 1:48 pm By Alicia Wallace, The Cannabist Staff Attorney General Jeff Sessions is questioning the efficacy of marijuana regulatory structures in Colorado in a letter to Gov. John Hickenlooper obtained by The Cannabist. The letter dated July 24 arrived…

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Does research support Ann Coulter’s claim there’s a racial correlation to lying about weed use?

Published: Aug 1, 2017, 3:46 pm • Updated: Aug 1, 2017, 5:14 pm By The Cannabist Staff Do scientific studies find African-Americans are “about 10 times more likely to lie and say they hadn’t smoked pot?” The statistic was one of several incendiary claims about marijuana made by columnist Ann…

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3 Facts You Should Know About The Changes To Cannabis Legalization In Massachusetts

3 Facts You Should Know About The Changes To Cannabis Legalization In Massachusetts Lawmakers in Massachusetts seem to have agreed on changes to cannabis legalization laws within the state. Referred to as the compromise bill, the measure was proposed to the House of Representatives on Monday. According to the Boston…

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Why “THINK ABOUT THE CHILDREN” argument doesn’t Justify Cannabis Prohibition

Why “THINK ABOUT THE CHILDREN” argument doesn’t Justify Cannabis Prohibition Over the years I have grilled my fair share of anti-cannabis proponents on why they don’t support legal cannabis. Personally, if you don’t smoke cannabis that is more than okay with me, however, it stops being ‘okay’ the moment you…

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Feds hold closed-doors meetings with Colorado officials known to have doubts about weed

Published: Jul 20, 2017, 7:57 am • Updated: Jul 20, 2017, 8:11 am By Jakob Rodgers, The Gazette Federal Department of Justice and drug policy officials met privately Wednesday with Colorado Springs Mayor John Suthers, local police and other community leaders as part of an apparent statewide, closed-door tour focusing…

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