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Arkansas Governor, Doctors Criticize Medical Marijuana Push

CORPORATE | By Andrew DeMillo | Sep 13
Arkansas Gov. Asa Hutchinson, the former head of the federal Drug Enforcement Administration, accused medical marijuana supporters on Monday of misleading voters about the drug's benefits as they promote two new ballot measures.

DEA Punts on Marijuana Declassification Decision

HEALTH | Aug 13
The DEA has declined to remove marijuana from its list of dangerous drugs in the United States. However, the administration will be increasing research.

Legal Weed Sparks Colorado Debate - Why Not Allow Pot Clubs?

CORPORATE | By Kristen Wyatt | Jun 25
Legal marijuana is giving Colorado a stinky conundrum. Visitors can buy the drug, but they can't use it in public. Or in a rental car. Or in most hotel rooms.

Debating the Science of Legal Medical Marijuana

HEALTH | Jun 22
A new survey from Prevention magazine found that 75 percent of Americans think medical marijuana should be legal

Cannabis Conference Lands In Fort Lauderdale

By John McDonald | Jun 19
People dressed in business attire with jackets and suits. Many women wore dresses but they were of dark color fabric, projecting a serious image.

Marijuana Legalization Still Contentious in Oregon Counties

LEGAL | By Andrew Selsky | May 17
Shortly after Oregon voters decided to legalize marijuana, the state allowed cities and counties to ban marijuana production and sales where at least 55 percent of voters opposed legalization.

Study: No Scientific Basis for Laws on Marijuana and Driving

SCIENCE | By Joan Lowy | May 14
Six states that allow marijuana use legal tests to determine driving while impaired by the drug that have no scientific basis, according to a study by the nation's largest automobile club that calls for scrapping those laws.

Looming Marijuana Ruling Could Limit Federal Prosecutions

LEGAL | By Sudhin Thanawala | May 12
Rolland Gregg and his family have fought federal marijuana charges for more than three years, arguing that the roughly 70 marijuana plants investigators found on their Washington property were for their own medicinal use.

Colorado Students Get Real-Life Lesson on Marijuana

Colorado's governor is expected to review a bill that would require school campuses to allow non-smokable marijuana medicines.

600K Sign California Initiative to Legalize Pot

May 5
Backers of a marijuana legalization initiative say they have collected enough signatures for the measure to qualify for the California ballot this November.

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