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A few months ago, I returned to Connecticut from Colorado, where I lived from September 2011 through the end of 2015. As I’m sure you’re aware, Colorado voted in a November 2011 ballot initiative to legalize recreational marijuana and regulate like alcohol. I am proud to have voted…read more at http://www.nhregister.com/opinion/20170326/forum-connecticut-should-legalize-marijuana

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Recreational marijuana legalization is the advocate of the lawmakers in Illinois. This happens after the legalization of marijuana was submitted for recreational use. In a report published by Chicago Reader, the Illinois State Capitol’s recreational marijuana advocates filed the said legalization for recreational use. More so, there are bills being proposed legalizing the use of […]

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COLUMBIA, S.C. — Two decades after California became the first state to legalize medical marijuana, efforts to let patients legally access the drug are gaining in South Carolina with the help of conservative lawmakers. While 28 states allow comprehensive medical marijuana programs, only two of those are in the South. Arkansas and Florida voters approved […]

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When it comes to high-growth industries, there’s very little, if anything, that can top the marijuana industry. In just 21 years’ time, more than half of the country has legalized access to medical cannabis, and over the past four-plus years, we’ve witnessed eight states (along with Washington, D.C.) legalize recreational pot. This expansion has led […]

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MONTPELIER, Vt. (AP) — House lawmakers in Vermont are expected to vote on a measure to legalize the use and possession of small amounts of marijuana for adults. It was uncertain if the measure would pass out of the House Judiciary Committee last week, but the bill passed 8-3 during an unscheduled vote last Wednesday. […]

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SPRINGFIELD, Ill. (AP) – Marijuana advocates are trying to lay the groundwork for Illinois to become the first state in the Midwest and the ninth nationwide to legalize recreational pot, arguing the move will help solve the state’s notorious budget crisis. Two Illinois state lawmakers introduced legislation last week that would allow residents 21 and […]

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WHEN ALOCAL RESIDENT shared on Facebook a petition to amend city zoning regulations to allow recreational marijuana related facilities in Leominster each of the four candidates for the Ward 2 special election in May weighed in with their thoughts. “I am not sure why there is still an issue with marijuana,” candidate Pauline Cormier wrote […]

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When it comes to high-growth industries, there’s very little, if anything, that can top the marijuana industry. In just 21 years’ time, more than half of the country has legalized access to medical cannabis, and over the past four-plus years, we’ve witnessed eight states (along with Washington, D.C.) legalize recreational pot. This expansion has led […]

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The medical marijuana industry is poised to explode with new state regulations and taxes on the dispensaries that will sell the weed. Kathleen Gray/Detroit Free Press …read more at http://www.freep.com/story/news/politics/2017/03/25/medical-marijuana-numbers/99487788/

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CLOSEx Embed x Share The medical marijuana industry is poised to explode with new state regulations and taxes on the dispensaries that will sell the weed. Kathleen Gray/Detroit Free Press Marijuana plant(Photo: Roxana Gonzalez, Getty Images/iStockphoto) Nov. 4, 2008: Michigan voters pass a ballot proposal by a 63%-37% margin to allow the use of medical marijuana. […]

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