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|The Michigan Department of Community Health has been overwhelmed by the number of medical marijuana applications and calls.|
A lack of resources has left the Michigan Department of Community Health (MDCH) unable to process medical marijuana permit applications within the 15-day time frame specified under state law, the agency announced today on the state website.
|It’s an unhappy day in Southern California: The DEA has arrested a dispensary owner in L.A.|
A Los Angeles marijuana dispensary owner was arrested by the U.S. Drug Enforcement Administration (DEA) because they say he tried to open two pot shops while awaiting sentencing on a drug charge, which had been forbidden by a judge in the case.
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|Jack Herer has worked for decades for this community. Let’s show him what we can give back.|
Everyone is invited to a benefit event Friday, Dec. 4 at 8 p.m. at the Village Ballroom in Portland for hemp legend and author, Jack Herer.
|The Save Jersey Blog|
|Flaunting ignorance: Conservative columnist Paul Mulshine doesn’t trust those damned medical marijuana patients.|
Once in awhile, some rabidly anti-pot yahoo publishes a piece so mean-spirited and so bereft of facts that it calls out for correction. Paul Mulshine, who purports to be a conservative columnist for The Star Ledger, today published just such a piece.
In this installment of the hot-button debate show The Master Debaters, marijuana and methamphetamine go head to head in a Battle Royal for your consciousness.
|“Nature’s Choice” is a dispensary located near South Colorado Boulevard and Evans. This ad appeared in a recent edition of Westword.|
Denver City Council members, in the midst of hammering out regulations for the city’s medical marijuana dispensaries, suggested Wednesday that they’d bar recently convicted felons from getting into the business of dispensing pot.
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|It’s the place to be Saturday night in Seattle.|
As pharmacists and drug regulators from across the United States meet in Tucson this week, marijuana will be headlining the agenda.
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|You do know the best way to pass the time on the inside, don’t you?|
Folks try to smuggle pot into jail all the time. Sometimes they make it (I’ve gotten high more than once in L.A. County Jail). But when they get caught, it’s usually girlfriends or best buddies, rarely lawyers muling dank into the joint.
|Washington state health officials are considering expanding the categories for which medical marijuana may be used.|
Washington State health officials are on the verge of deciding whether patients suffering from depression or certain anxiety disorders should be allowed to use medical marijuana as part of their treatment, Molly Rosbach at The Seattle Times reports.