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Is Colorado Having Second Thoughts About Legalization?

Colorado's experiment with the recreational legalization of marijuana has generally been deemed a success. Tax money is rolling in. Cannabis isn't taking over the public schools. And, so far, it doesn't appear...
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Ad Campaign Urges Care When Consuming Edibles

A new ad campaign by the Marijuana Policy Project, funded with the help of Medbox, Inc., urges consumers of marijuana edibles take it slow. The campaign consists mainly of a billboard in Denver that's aimed...
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More Than 1 Ton of Weed Seized Offshore

If you found more than a ton of marijuana floating in the Pacific you'd probably think it was a mirage or a cruel joke. But the U.S. Coast Guard was happy to see it--and to seize it. The find was made...
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Marijuana Use is Driving Positive Drug Tests at Work

American workers are increasingly testing positive for drugs, according to an analysis revealed this week. Quest Diagnostics says it looked at 7.6 million urine drug tests in the United States and...
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Are Private Security Forces Taking Marijuana Crops?

Some growers in part of California's fertile Emerald Triangle are worried that private military contractors are invading their property and taking marijuana plants. One Mendocino County woman, Susan...
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Massive Weed Warehouses Busted

For some of us, a huge room full of cannabis is a field of dreams. For cops, it's a score. In recent weeks L.A. area authorities have boasted about two big warehouse busts. On the morning of Sept. 11,...
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NFL Players Fight For New Marijuana Policy

NFL players are taking their love for cannabis to the bargaining table, demanding looser limits for pot use in "term sheets" that are being negotiated with the league. Specifically, the NFL Players...
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Activists Mark 100th Anniversary of the 1st Pot Bust

California NORML, activists and politicians this week marked the 100th anniversary of the first marijuana bust in the United States. It happened in what was then called Sonoratown, a Mexican American...