Having An MMJ Card Or Cannabis Conviction Can Get You Denied Public Housing

Having An MMJ Card Or Cannabis Conviction Can Get You Denied Public Housing Having a decent roof over your head is a basic human right; one that is critical for human dignity but more importantly, survival. In the United States, federally-subsidized housing is provided to a few million low-income people…

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Six applicants denied medical marijuana grow licenses are suing Ohio

Published: Feb 21, 2018, 6:01 am • Updated: Feb 21, 2018, 7:42 am By Jackie Borchardt, Tribune News Network COLUMBUS, Ohio — Six unsuccessful applicants to grow medical marijuana in Ohio claim in a new lawsuit that state regulators failed to follow their own rules while scoring cultivator applications, made…

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Cannabis activist claims political views reason for denied entry to Canada

Published: Sep 8, 2017, 10:21 am • Updated: Sep 8, 2017, 12:41 pm By The Associated Press PORTLAND, Maine — A Maine marijuana activist says he was detained and denied entry to Canada because he supports the legalization of marijuana. The Portland Press Herald reports Paul McCarrier posted on Facebook…

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Maryland Special Legislative Session on Medical Marijuana Denied

A Maryland special legislative session on medical marijuana has been denied. Since marijuana pre-approval licenses were announced in 2016, the Maryland Medical Cannabis Commission has been accused of ignoring a law requiring it to consider racial diversity. A second lawsuit argues the commission improperly boosted lower-ranked companies in order to…

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Idaho mom who gave daughter cannabutter again denied custody

Published: Dec 27, 2016, 7:08 am • Updated: Dec 27, 2016, 7:08 am By The Associated Press JEROME, Idaho — A Gooding mother who gave her daughter butter infused with marijuana to treat the girl’s seizure-like symptoms has been denied custody of the child. The Idaho Statesman reports that Kelsey…

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Successful Ganjapreneur Denied Life Insurance

Successful Ganjapreneur Denied Life Insurance Mutual of Omaha doesn’t welcome marijuana businessmen and employees. Derek Peterson, successful CEO of Terra Tech, was shocked to find out that he was denied life insurance by Mutual of Omaha which is one of the country’s largest insurance companies. The reason was because of his connection…

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Woody Harrelson Denied License to Dispense Weed in Hawaii – Pretty Sure He’ll Still Smoke It

Pot Kingpin? Nope. Woody Harrelson is well known for smoking and advocating for pot, but he won’t be well known for growing it — at least for now. As of last Friday, April 29, 2016 Harrelson was denied a license to operate a dispensary in Hawaii by the Hawaii Department…

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Woody Harrelson’s Medical Marijuana Dispensary License Gets Denied In Hawaii

(image via Wikipedia) I have been a Woody Harrelson fan for a very long time. I grew up watching Cheers on television, and White Men Can’t Jump is easily one of my favorite movies of all time. But Woody Harrelson’s acting career is not the only reason why I like him so…

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Vietnam Veteran Denied Medications Because He Has Marijuana In His System

When you’re sick and there is medicine that can help you, and the consumption of that medicine doesn’t hurt anyone, I think you should be able to use that medicine. It seems like a simple principle, but for some reason cannabis opponents can’t seem to fully agree with that statement.…

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