How This 12 Year Old Epileptic Girl May Get Pot Legalized Nationally

How This 12 Year Old Epileptic Girl May Get Pot Legalized Nationally, and Soon. As Rolling Stone reported, Alexis Bortell, a 12-year-old girl from Texas with epilepsy, has filed a federal lawsuit claiming that banning the transport of medical cannabis across state lines violates her constitutional rights as an epileptic…

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Cannabist Show: This duo creates clothing for hip-hop artists and old-school smugglers

Published: Oct 6, 2017, 1:31 pm • Updated: Oct 6, 2017, 3:05 pm By The Cannabist Staff Featured guests: Witt Rabon and Jamar Brown, co-founders of Dro clothing. LOTS TO TALK ABOUT •  Designing the perfect look for today’s cannabis culture, evolving with the modern consumer. •  Learning from the…

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This pregnant ganjapreneur gets why stressed-out moms may seek weed relief

Published: Sep 15, 2017, 2:08 pm • Updated: Sep 15, 2017, 3:15 pm By Tess Allen, Civilized Erin Gore makes a living helping women and mothers understand and appreciate the holistic benefits of cannabis. She’s about to take her work home with her like never before. The founder and CEO…

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Is California being too aggro on weed grows? This county thinks so

Published: Aug 24, 2017, 8:15 am • Updated: Aug 24, 2017, 8:15 am By Ashley Tressel, The Cannifornian The Mendocino County Board of Supervisors has challenged recent raids by the California Department of Fish and Wildlife on small-scale cannabis grow sites, following reports of unfair actions from local growers, in…

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The Industrial Hemp Farming Act is back — is this the year Congress legalizes the crop?

Published: Aug 15, 2017, 11:22 am • Updated: Aug 15, 2017, 11:54 am By Bruce Kennedy, The Cannabist Staff These are times of cautious but rising optimism for supporters of industrial hemp. Since 1970, all forms of Cannabis sativa L., including hemp, have been classified as a Schedule I drug…

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This Kansas gov candidate backs medical marijuana, gun rights — BTW he’s 16

Published: Aug 14, 2017, 12:12 pm • Updated: Aug 14, 2017, 12:15 pm By The Associated Press TOPEKA, Kan. — He won’t even be able to vote, but a 16-year-old Wichita high school student says he’s serious about his bid to run for governor of Kansas. Jack Bergerson has filed…

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