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Senate Candidate Forced To Backtrack After Tasteless Pot Jokes

The political atmosphere around marijuana has changed. It used to be a slam dunk to make fun of marijuana users — even medical marijuana patients — but a recent drama which played out in Washington state showed how much that has changed. A Republican candidate for U.S. Senate has been forced to “clarify” a series […]

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Maine's First Dance With Mary Jane

Dispensaries here will be modeled after California’s finest, but with tighter regulations to avoid excess and abuse. By John Richardson Staff Writer BERKELEY, Calif. – It’s 9 a.m. and as soon as the uniformed guard pulls open the black iron gate in front of the Berkeley Patients Group, a small line forms inside the city’s […]

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Used Plastic+Hemp=Lumber

UNCC researchers create a formula for recycling old bottles into new building materials By Amber Veverka Special Correspondent A UNC Charlotte researcher with a passion for sustainability is creating a new building material out of recycled plastic bottles and an ancient grass. Dr. Na Lu, an assistant professor at UNCC’s Department of Engineering Technology, has […]

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Upping the Omegas with a Seasonally Sweet Peach Smoothie

Frugal Foodie Friday: At long last, my CSA fruit share has graduated from apricots to peaches … not that I don’t have a freezer full of frozen apricots, but I thought I would shake things up by enjoying some peaches in my smoothies too. And I have to admit, I think I like peaches even […]

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New Medical Marijuana Club Forms In Thomas Township

THOMAS TWP. — On Friday, a neon-green sign that said “Tri-City Compassion Club, park here” in stenciled block letters was posted in front of the lot and Thomas Township home owned by John F. Roberts. Roberts, 49, whose home — where he lives with his fiancée Stephanie Whisman, 38 — was raided by DEA agents […]

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3/4 of US and Germany Support Medicinal Cannabis

Germany/USA: Three quarters of citizens in the USA and Germany support the medical use of cannabis According to a poll conducted by Emnid Institute there is a broad support in Germany when it comes to the medical use of cannabis. Of 1,001 interviewees asked by phone 76 per cent said that the use of cannabis […]

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The Coming American Hempire

by Rand Clifford “…The continuous consolidation of money and power into higher, tighter and righter hands.” That was George H.W. Bush’s answer to reporter Sarah McClendon’s question in 1992 regarding what Iran-Contra was all about. He also told her that, “If the American people really knew what we had done, we would be chased down […]

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Medical Marijuana Pioneer Protests Cash Cow Dispensaries

Medical marijuana pioneer protests cash cow pot stores One of protagonists of the modern marijuana movement in California charges that the burgeoning dispensary trade has become a cash cow aloof from the people it is meant to serve. Valerie Corral filed the state’s first known “medical necessity” defense when she challenged her arrest for cultivating […]

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Patti:"The Mrs. Fields Of Cannabis"

We are in Patti ‘s kitchen making pot brownies. I’m not allowed to say where it is, except in an apartment in Orange County. I’m not allowed to say what her last name is. I’m not even allowed to say exactly how she makes her brownies. (“I’m not giving you my ****ing secrets,” she growls, […]

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This Week's Corrupt Cops Stories

by Phillip Smith If we can’t keep drugs out of the prisons, how can we keep them out of the country? In Oklahoma City, an Oklahoma Bureau of Narcotics (OBN) agent was arrested Tuesday by Bureau of Alcohol, Tobacco, Firearms, and Explosives agents in a scheme authorities said was shipping weapons to Mexican drug trafficking […]

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