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Democrats hope marijuana will help elect Hillary Clinton

screen-shot-2016-09-13-at-12-23-50-pm8/29/16--Marijuana is on the ballot in nine states this year—five voting on legalization and four voting on medical marijuana—and Democrats hope the measures will be a draw for liberal voters. Millennials favor Clinton, but marijuana ballot initiatives might attract voters of both parties this fall. Read

What scientific & medical journals & experts say about marijuana

fb-square-english-spanish8/26/16--Arizonans for Responsible Drug Policy highlight several key points about what scientific & medical journals & experts are saying about marijuana. Read

Marijuana just made me want to ‘eat potato chips’

screen-shot-2016-09-13-at-11-17-06-am8/27/16--This week in Charles Barkley Says Something Funny, the TNT analyst talks about Dallas Cowboys rookie Ezekiel Elliot’s purported pre-game visit to a marijuana dispensary in Seattle earlier this week. Read

Marijuana use is illegal for uniformed service members

screen-shot-2016-09-18-at-11-33-47-pm8/25/16--Air Force Reserve Command officials emphasize that any marijuana use or possession by uniformed service members is illegal under federal law, and breaking this law could be career ending. Yet, under AFRC’s drug testing program, more reservists test positive for marijuana than all other illegal drugs combined. Read

Menstrual marijuana: Whoopi Goldberg eyeing Canada

Screen Shot 2016-09-06 at 10.04.26 AM8/23/16--Whoopi Goldberg is eyeing Canada as a potential market for her line of cannabis-infused menstrual pain products. Goldberg's product line, which includes a THC tincture, a topical body rub, medicated bath salts and cannabis-infused cacao, is available only to medical marijuana patients in California. Read

High Times makes major move into marijuana media, signs with UTA

Screen Shot 2016-09-01 at 12.13.00 PM8/24/16--High Times, the print and digital magazine that has been covering cannabis for more than 40 years, recently signed an agreement with United Talent Agency. The partnership is a first for both High Times and UTA. Never has a major Hollywood talent agency teamed up with a business in the cannabis industry. Read

Four cannabis companies on Inc. 500 list

fb-square-english-spanish8/17/16--Four cannabis-related firms have been named to Inc. magazine’s annual list of the 500 fastest-growing private companies in the nation, yet another indication of how legitimate the marijuana trade has become. The top spot on the Inc. 500 goes to Los Angeles-based Loot Crate, which delivers a monthly themed “mystery” crate to customers. Read