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Feds Prompt Rhode Island Governor to Halt Dispensary Permits

On Monday, Rhode Island Governor Lincoln Chafee announced an indefinite hold on the licensing of three new medical marijuana dispensaries, pending consultation with governors in other states where medical marijuana has been allowed, and with federal authorities. His decision was … Continue reading

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Bitter Irony: Anti-Pot Politician Charged with Possession

While we try to keep this blog away from sensational stories, we’re sharing this one, which we first saw in High Times because it illustrates the hypocrisy that so pervades the marijuana movement – medical or otherwise. Last February, Robert … Continue reading

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High Times Magazine Grow-Clinic on October 30th

This Saturday, October 30th, High Times magazine will hold New England’s first ever medical marijuana cultivation clinic. The location? Rhode Island. Right now, there are three New England states, Maine, Rhode Island, and Vermont, that allow registered medical marijuana patients … Continue reading

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Rhode Island Denies All 15 Medical Marijuana Distributor Applications

NORML is reporting today that officials in Rhode Island’s State Department of Health have announced the rejection of all fifteen applicants for medical marijuana distribution licenses. Under Rhode Island’s medical marijuana law, which was enacted last year, the state was … Continue reading

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