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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Medical marijuana not snuffed out yet in Florida
Nov06

Medical marijuana not snuffed out yet in Florida

The day after Amendment 2 failed, supporters of medical marijuana began preparing for rounds two and three: Business groups and sympathetic lawmakers plan to push new laws next spring, and John Morgan vows another statewide referendum effort in 2016. Last spring the Legislature approved one non-euphoric form of marijuana dubbed “Charlotte’s Web,” mainly for use by people with intractable epilepsy and similar...

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BREAKING NEWS: David Bronner CEO of Dr. Bronner’s Soap – Hemp Harvest Protest in Front of White House Begins
Jun11

BREAKING NEWS: David Bronner CEO of Dr. Bronner’s Soap – Hemp Harvest Protest in Front of White House Begins

Hemp Harvest Protest in Front of White House Begins CEO Bets President Can’t Prove His Hemp Plants are Marijuana American Farmers Continue to be Shut Out of Booming Global Industry   WASHINGTON, DC – David Bronner, CEO of Dr. Bronner’s Magic Soaps, America’s top-selling natural brand of soap and an importer of more than 20 tons of hemp oil per year from Canadian farmers is staging an action at the White House today to...

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Profit Is Allowed Under California Law
Mar01

Profit Is Allowed Under California Law

In a Recent Letter, the Originator of SB 420 Clarifies that Medical Cannabis Providers Can Make a Profit. There is a widely held miss-perception that businesses in the California medical cannabis industry are prohibited from making a profit.  In reality, no California law prohibits cannabis-related businesses from making a profit. Opponents of medical cannabis, however, have done a masterful job of spreading disinformation since SB...

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Candelight Vigil to Commemerate the Death of the Compassionate Use Act in San Diego!

Source: Patient Care Association of California (PCA) When: Wednesday, February 15th  at 4:20pm Where: In Front of the San Diego City Attorney’s Office, San Diego Civic Center Plaza, 1200 Third Ave, San Diego, CA 92100 RSVP:http://www.facebook.com/events/290168584371983/ , http://www.citizens4patientrights.org As of this writing, there are less than 20 Compassionate Use Dispensaries still open in San Diego. Over 90% of...

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