Colombia Just Made It Legal To Smoke Cannabis In Public – What’s Next For Latin America?

Colombia Just Made It Legal To Smoke Cannabis In Public – What’s Next For Latin America? In a move that took the world by surprise, Colombia just made the public consumption of cannabis completely legal. That makes them light years ahead of the United States and Canada when it comes…

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If Regulators are Concerned about Public Health – Fast Track All Cannabis Research Now

If Regulators are “Concerned about public health”, Fast-Track all Research Now! We hear regulators and legislators talk about their so called concern for public health. Yet, we still don’t see their concern manifested. Talk is cheap, action is what matters. For every politician that doesn’t want to go ahead and…

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Should the Public Consumption of Cannabis Be Legalized Nationally?

Should The Public Consumption Of Cannabis Be Legalized Nationwide? More than half of the United States has already legalized access to cannabis in one way or another – for medicinal or recreational purposes. Despite this, the laws surrounding public consumption are archaic at best in a good deal of…

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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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Marijuana seizures on Colorado public land nearly doubled in 2017

Colorado’s forests and mountains aren’t just crowded with hikers and their selfie sticks. Last year, the long arm of the law pulled a record number of marijuana plants from public lands in the state. In all, officers uprooted nearly 81,000 plants in 2017 from the depths of the state’s mountain…

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Federal agencies removed more than 71,000 marijuana plants from Colorado public lands in 2017

Federal agencies removed more than 71,000 marijuana plants from public lands during last year’s growing season, according to a news release from the U.S. Attorney’s Colorado office. The plants were growing illegally on about 38 acres, not including the islands of the Colorado River. These grows are ones that operate…

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Frisco, Colorado to Vice Media: Don’t smoke marijuana in public

Frisco’s marketing department doesn’t have a problem with Vice Media coming to town, but it would like the news and culture site to follow the rules if it returns to film another installment of its marijuana web series “Blunt Reviews.” The nine-minute video features host Simone Sullivan staying at a home in…

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CU Boulder pot researchers invite public to hitch ride on project

Published: Mar 11, 2018, 8:21 am • Updated: Mar 11, 2018, 8:22 am By Charlie Brennan, Boulder Daily Camera As rapidly as the cannabis industry in Colorado and across the United States is expanding, scientists’ data-based knowledge of pot’s effects has not been keeping pace. Researchers at the University of…

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