Marijuana legalization pulls big victories on Election Night 2016

Published: Nov 9, 2016, 8:51 am • Updated: Nov 9, 2016, 8:52 am By David Crary, The Associated Press Filling a void created by congressional inaction, voters in a scattering of states tightened gun control laws and approved increases in the minimum wage. The campaign for marijuana legalization achieved a…

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Election 2016 marijuana results: Tracking measures in nine states

Published: Nov 8, 2016, 7:19 pm • Updated: Nov 9, 2016, 12:33 am By Alicia Wallace, The Cannabist Staff It looks like 2016 will shape out to be a “watershed” year for marijuana legalization. Voters in five states — Arizona, California, Maine, Massachusetts and Nevada — are deciding whether to…

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A closer look at the North Dakota medical marijuana measure on the 2016 ballot

Published: Oct 24, 2016, 7:02 am • Updated: Oct 24, 2016, 7:02 am By Dave Kolpack, The Associated Press FARGO, N.D. — North Dakota voters will decide next month whether to legalize marijuana for medical use by siding either with opponents who say sciences is on their side or with…

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Gallup poll: Approval of marijuana legalization highest in history ahead of 2016 election

Published: Oct 19, 2016, 11:40 am • Updated: Oct 19, 2016, 11:44 am By Christopher Ingraham, The Washington Post A new Gallup poll released Wednesday shows 60 percent of American adults now say that marijuana should be legal, the highest level of support in nearly a half-century of polling on…

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Which States Are Voting On Marijuana Reform In November 2016?

Please share! Facebook Twitter Google+ Pinterest (via chsarrow.com) With the election roughly 4 weeks away, the states voting on marijuana reform are now clear. Whether states are voting on marijuana reform, medical or recreational, any success in these states would be a win for ending marijuana prohibition and the failed…

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Oklahoma medical marijuana state question assured ballot spot, just not for 2016

Published: Oct 3, 2016, 9:34 am • Updated: Oct 3, 2016, 9:38 am By The Associated Press OKLAHOMA CITY — A petition that would legalize Oklahoma medical marijuana will go before voters in a future election after a 10-day period that allowed for challenges over the validity of the signatures…

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10 Studies Released in 2016 that Exemplify Cannabis’ Medical Diversity

In recent years there has been a vast amount of research released that exemplifies cannabis’ diverse medical value, and 2016 – despite being far from over – has been no different. Below is a list featuring 10 of the top studies demonstrating this diversity released this year. THC Stimulates Toxic…

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