Colorado toughens up on home grows, boosts funding for black market enforcement

Published: Jun 8, 2017, 6:39 pm • Updated: Jun 8, 2017, 7:21 pm By Alicia Wallace, The Cannabist Staff Colorado may be the laboratory for testing adult-use marijuana regulations, but it doesn’t need to be the Wild West of cannabis legalization, Gov. John Hickenlooper said Thursday. Hickenlooper signed two bills…

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Why generating marijuana seeds at home from a clone is a complex endeavor

Published: May 24, 2017, 1:27 pm • Updated: May 24, 2017, 1:42 pm By Jorge Cervantes, The Cannabist staff Renowned grower Jorge Cervantes will answer readers’ questions and give advice on all things related to the cannabis plant. Got a question for Jorge? Email him at jorge@marijuanagrowing.com. Editor’s Note: Laws…

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North Dakota Senate committee approves medical marijuana regs including barring patient home grows

Published: Feb 21, 2017, 7:36 am • Updated: Feb 21, 2017, 11:50 am By James Macpherson, The Associated Press BISMARCK, N.D. — Five out of every 1,000 North Dakotans are expected to use medical marijuana when it’s available in the state, a threshold needed to fund planned oversight of the…

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Colorado gov’s weed advice for California: Focus on edibles, home grows, pesticides

Published: Feb 14, 2017, 6:00 pm • Updated: Feb 14, 2017, 6:26 pm By Alicia Wallace, The Cannabist Staff Colorado’s governor played sage to California on Tuesday, warning lawmakers that their state has a “steep hill” ahead in legalizing recreational marijuana and urging them to pay close attention to aspects…

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‘I didn’t know what was going on’: Man found guilty of shooting Memphis officers raiding his home

Published: Feb 1, 2017, 8:12 am • Updated: Feb 1, 2017, 8:12 am By Adrian Sainz, The Associated Press MEMPHIS, Tenn. — Treveno Campbell said he didn’t know he was firing at police when he fatally shot a Memphis officer during a chaotic raid of his home four years ago.…

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