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Minnesota medical marijuana program debuts July 1, and it will be unlike any other
Jun29

Minnesota medical marijuana program debuts July 1, and it will be unlike any other

The Minnesota medical marijuana program is one of the strictest in the nation, allowing only non-smokable cannabis. While there are complaints about limited access and reluctant physician approval, it’s regarded as an important first step   ST. PAUL, Minn. — There will be no baggies of pot awaiting patients next week when Minnesota joins 21 other states in offering medical marijuana. No glass pipes, no plants to tend at...

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Iowa medical marijuana program prompts parents to consider moving
Jun14

Iowa medical marijuana program prompts parents to consider moving

CEDAR FALLS (AP) | The Legislature’s failure to expand Iowa’s medical marijuana law has some parents of sick children looking to Minnesota. Area lawmakers who worked to pass the proposed legislation suggested some Iowans may relocate to nearby states to access medicinal marijuana. Medical marijuana will be legal in limited form in Minnesota beginning July 1. Some Cedar Falls families confirmed they’re considering...

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Cannabis Oil Causing Controversy at Memorial Hospital
Jun14

Cannabis Oil Causing Controversy at Memorial Hospital

Recent hospital changes are having a big impact on one little girl who has surgery later this week. Her mom is fighting to make sure her daughter can have cannabis oil while she’s there. Cora take cannabis oil to help fight seizures. Next Wednesday she will have surgery at Memorial Hospital. Just days before, her mom found out she might not be able to take it while she’s at the hospital. A small syringe of cannabis oil...

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Colorado May Not Get to Keep Its Marijuana Money After All
Jun14

Colorado May Not Get to Keep Its Marijuana Money After All

In the most recent Gallup poll, slightly more than half of all respondents (51%) offered their opinion that they’d prefer to see marijuana legalized across the board. If we’re speaking strictly about medical marijuana and the possible benefits it could offer to the terminally ill, or those with chronic medical conditions such as glaucoma, the approval rating soars even higher. A Quinnipiac University poll of swing states...

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Gas Pipe owners charged in federal court with selling synthetic marijuana
May14

Gas Pipe owners charged in federal court with selling synthetic marijuana

                The father and daughter who ran The Gas Pipe head shop chain have been charged with conspiracy to sell synthetic marijuana. Gerald “Jerry” Shults and his daughter, Amy Lynn Herrig, turned themselves in on Wednesday. Last June, federal authorities said they shut down what they called a criminal organization that was manufacturing synthetic marijuana in North Texas and selling the product at the The Gas Pipe. The U.S....

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Oregon Senate going own way on medical marijuana dispensaries
May14

Oregon Senate going own way on medical marijuana dispensaries

                SALEM — Senate and House Democrats remain at odds over a bill placing new limits on Oregon’s medical marijuana program, and now the Senate will forge ahead alone with its preferred version. Senate President Peter Courtney, a Salem Democrat, created a new Senate-only marijuana committee Wednesday morning. That will allow the legislation — now in the new Senate Bill 964 — to initially bypass the joint House-Senate...

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