Monthly Archives: November 2010

New Mexico Adding More Medical Marijuana Producers

Last Wednesday (November 10th) the New Mexico Department of Health announced the that six more medical marijuana producers have been licensed. Contact information for the new licensees will be released in roughly seven weeks, and the organizations involved are estimating … Continue reading

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Soldiers Arrested in CO Marijuana Dispensary

KDVR, the Fox affiliate in Denver, CO, is reporting today that three soldiers stationed at Fort Carson, Colorado were arrested Saturday while attempting to rob a medical marijuana dispensary. They were caught around two in the morning, while still inside … Continue reading

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Friday Film Festival: How Cannabis Works

We’re embracing the science behind marijuana today for the Friday Film Festival, with this video from the BBC, via YouTube, about “How Cannabis Works.”

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U.S. Appeals Court Judge is Pro Pot

The AP wire service shared a report from San Juan, Puerto Rico yesterday: a federal appeals court judge has stated that the United States should consider the legalization of marijuana. Speaking at a law school in Puerto Rico, Judge Juan … Continue reading

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Medical Marijuana User Sues Wyoming, MI for Banning the Drug

MJ Live reported yesterday that John Ter Beek, a retired attorney and licensed marijuana patient living in Wyoming, Michigan, has filed a law suit in the Kent County Circuit Court over his city’s intent to ban the medicinal use of … Continue reading

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News Brief: Connecticut Elects Pro-Pot Governor

Voters in Connecticut elected a new governor last week, and on Friday, state officials made the final declaration: Democrat Dan Malloy will be taking the office January. According to many media sources, Malloy has publicly voiced support for the decriminalization … Continue reading

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News Brief: Michigan Elects Anti-Pot AG

Medical marijuana was legalized in Michigan in 2008, thanks to Proposal 1, a ballot initiative that allowed patients to use medical cannabis if authorized by their physician. After last week’s election, however, that could change. Why? Because come January Bill … Continue reading

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Friday Film Festival: Profile of Medical Cannabis User Elvy Musikka

Elvy Musikka uses medical cannabis to help manage her glaucoma. But don’t take my word for it – watch this week’s Friday Film Festival video, courtesy of Marijuana411 and YouTube:

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Arizona Voters Say No to Medical Marijuana

It’s probably not a surprise that Arizona’s Proposition 203, the ballot measure that would have legalized the use of medical marijuana there, has failed. What may be a surprise is that the vote was close – really close: 50.25% to … Continue reading

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California’s Proposition 19 Defeated

California voters decided yesterday that it was not yet time to legalize the adult possession of small quantities of marijuana for private use, or to allow local governments to regulate the commercial production or distribution of marijuana. With 94% of … Continue reading

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