Sen. Cory Gardner’s siege of Justice Department over marijuana enters second month

Published: Feb 7, 2018, 5:49 am • Updated: Feb 7, 2018, 6:52 am By Mark Matthews WASHINGTON — It’s been a month since the pot blockade began, and U.S. Sen. Cory Gardner is standing firm in his vow to jam all appointments to the Department of Justice until Attorney General…

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One month after Sessions marijuana memo, where do U.S. attorneys stand on legal weed?

Published: Feb 5, 2018, 5:57 pm • Updated: Feb 5, 2018, 6:07 pm By Bruce Kennedy and Alex Pasquariello, The Cannabist Staff It’s been a month since U.S. Attorney General Jeff Sessions rescinded the Cole Memo, Obama-era Department of Justice guidance on enforcement of federal law in states that legalized…

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2 soldiers dead, 60 hospitalized in past month after vaping synthetic cannabinoids

Published: Feb 1, 2018, 9:38 am • Updated: Feb 1, 2018, 10:45 am By The Associated Press JACKSONVILLE, N.C. — The U.S. Army is warning about the dangers of vaping synthetic cannabinoid oil after about 60 soldiers and Marines in North Carolina and 33 troops in Utah experienced serious medical…

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California couple busted in Nebraska last month with weed “gifts” arrested again on way home

Published: Jan 10, 2018, 11:06 am • Updated: Jan 10, 2018, 11:06 am By The Associated Press LINCOLN, Neb. — A California couple arrested in Nebraska last month for carrying 60 pounds of marijuana they described as family Christmas gifts have again been arrested in Nebraska, this time on suspicion…

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Colorado marijuana shops maintain $136M pace for third straight month

Published: Nov 9, 2017, 4:11 pm • Updated: Nov 9, 2017, 5:27 pm By Alicia Wallace, The Cannabist Staff Colorado marijuana sales are holding steady. Cannabis shops across the state sold a little more than $ 136.6 million in flower, edibles, concentrates and accessories for September 2017, according to The…

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Nevada reaps $3.7M in tax revenue in first month of recreational marijuana sales

Published: Sep 28, 2017, 7:06 pm • Updated: Sep 28, 2017, 8:12 pm By The Associated Press RENO, Nev. — State tax officials say the first month of legal sales of recreational marijuana in Nevada brought in more than $ 3.5 million in tax revenue. Nevada Tax Department spokeswoman Stephanie…

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