The Navajo vs Illegal Chinese Marijuana Grows – Stranger Than Fiction

They say that “Truth is stranger than fiction” and while this might not always been the case, sometimes it’s dead on. The story that I’m going to cover was from an article entitled “Chaos and Cannabis” and was published on the website “Searchlight”. As you look at the article you…

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Mexico’s Senate Reconvenes While Cannabis Grows Nearby

The small garden of cannabis plants growing near Mexico City’s Senate building, reported this past March by High Times, has grown to a crop of more than 700 plants, some more than eight feet tall. The garden has been planted and maintained by activists demanding the government act on the…

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Bipartisan Support For The MORE Act Grows As House Vote Looms

A pending bill that would decriminalize marijuana at the federal level is gaining bipartisan support as a vote on the measure scheduled in the House of Representatives next week approaches. Under the bill, the Marijuana Opportunity, Reinvestment, and Expungement (MORE) Act, cannabis would be removed from the federal Controlled Substances…

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State confiscates nearly 1 million marijuana plants, arrests 148 in 2019 effort to combat illegal grows

LOS ANGELES — State Attorney General Xavier Becerra announced Monday the arrests of 148 people so far this year during the Campaign Against Marijuana Planting Program enforcement effort, the nation’s largest such multi-agency eradication program. During this year’s effort, CAMP personnel also eradicated 953,459 marijuana plants from 345 raided grow…

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Is Volcanic Ash the Reason Why the Emerald Triangle in California Grows the Best Weed in the World?

Is Volcanic Ash the Reason Why the Emerald Triangle in California Grows the Best Weed in the World? A couple weeks ago I took it upon myself to take an epic solo trek into the Cascades, a journey of 104 miles that would culminate on the snow-swept summit of a…

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What is the Future of Mass Scale Marijuana Grows?

What’s the future of mass scale marijuana grows? https://www.usatoday.com/story/news/2018/11/04/legal-marijuana-2018-canada-changing-how-weed-grown-and-cost/1776150002/ It seems that the United States is falling behind on the international weed game. With Canada already implementing a legal cannabis framework, and Mexico poised to reveal their plans within the next three months…the future of cannabis seems brighter than ever.…

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Risk of stoned driver crashes grows as legal marijuana spreads across U.S., according to study

As the push to legalize marijuana gains momentum, so is evidence that more permissive policies on the drug are putting motorists at risk. The Insurance Institute for Highway Safety found, in a study to be released on Thursday, that traffic accidents are rising in states that have legalized recreational marijuana.…

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Federal drug agents raid multiple homes in Aurora in search of illegal marijuana grows

Federal and local agents fanned out across an affluent Aurora neighborhood near Cherokee Trail High School on Wednesday morning executing search warrants on suspected illegal marijuana grow houses, authorities say. Federal agents from the Drug Enforcement Administration hit numerous homes built in the posh neighborhood with large, new houses with…

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Who is to blame for the rise of illegal grows in Colorado?

Who is to blame for the rise of illegal grows in Colorado? They got us! The argument to end all arguments…sorry folks…we lost…cannabis is evil! Well, this is what ‘they’ want you to believe. Especially with their “latest findings” that prove that legalization is an ineffective deterrent to black market…

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Oregon officials struggle to ID which marijuana grows are legal

Published: Feb 21, 2018, 6:59 am • Updated: Feb 21, 2018, 6:59 am By Andrew Selsky, Associated Press SALEM, Ore. (AP) — An Oregon sheriff and district attorney blasted efforts to regulate legalized marijuana, saying Tuesday the state is allowing black market operations to proliferate. The issue is especially sensitive…

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