Conn. aims to avoid states’ medical marijuana woes – Seattle Post Intelligencer

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HARTFORD, Conn. (AP) — Connecticut lawmakers’ approval of the use of medical marijuana includes strict regulations for the cultivation and distribution in an attempt to avoid problems other states have run into when legalizing the plant for medical use.

Connecticut Senate Approves Bill to Allow Use of Medical Marijuana – Litchfield County Times

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By Shannon Young Associated Press HARTFORD, Conn. (AP) — The Connecticut Senate granted final approval early Saturday to a bill that would allow the use of medical marijuana and includes strict regulations for the cultivation and distribution in an attempt to avoid problems other states have run into when legalizing the plant for medical use.

Marijuana market takes a hit in California’s Emerald Triangle – Charleston Post Courier

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ARCATA, Calif. The pot market is crashing in Californias legendary Emerald Triangle. The closure of hundreds of marijuana dispensaries across California and a federal crackdown on licensing programs for medical pot cultivation are leaving growers in the North Coast redwoods with harvested stashes many cant sell

Marijuana market takes a hit in California’s Emerald Triangle – PennLive.com

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ARCATA, Calif. _ The pot market is crashing in California’s legendary Emerald Triangle. The closure of hundreds of marijuana dispensaries across California and a federal crackdown on licensing programs for medical pot cultivation are leaving growers in the North Coast redwoods with harvested stashes many can’t sell.

Mainstream marijuana: Medical pot growers buying insurance – KOMO News

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PORTLAND, Ore. – Pot is on the top of a lot of minds right now. Oregon’s medical marijuana law has become one of the hottest election issues in Oregon’s attorney general race

Conn. Senate passes medical marijuana bill – Boston.com

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HARTFORD, Conn.— The Connecticut Senate granted final approval early Saturday to a bill that would allow the use of medical marijuana and includes strict regulations for the cultivation and distribution in an attempt to avoid problems other states have run into when legalizing the plant for medical use. The measure passed the state’s Senate 21-to-13 after nearly 10 hours of debate. It now goes to Democratic Gov

Senate Passes Medical Marijuana Bill – CBS Local

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(credit: www.cga.ct.gov/capitoltours) By SHANNON YOUNG Associated Press HARTFORD, Conn. (AP) – The Connecticut Senate granted final approval early Saturday to a bill that would allow the use of medical marijuana and includes strict regulations for the cultivation and distribution in an attempt to avoid problems other states have run into when legalizing the plant for medical use

Documentary coming to Helena – Helena Independent Record

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A documentary that follows the medical marijuana political debate in Montana, as well as its impacts on people’s lives, will be shown in Helena later this month, followed by a panel discussion. “Code of the West” is a film by Rebecca Richman Cohen

Pelosi voices concern that federal crackdown on medical pot suppliers is … – Greenfield Daily Reporter

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We also have more stories about: (click the phrases to see a list) People: Subjects: Places: SAN FRANCISCO — House Democratic leader Nancy Pelosi said she is concerned that the Obama administration’s crackdown on medical marijuana dispensaries is hurting patients with a legitimate need for the drug. The San Francisco congresswoman said in a statement Wednesday that the crackdown has undermined “a policy that has been in place under which the federal government did not pursue individuals whose actions complied with state laws providing for medicinal marijuana.” The crackdown was initiated last fall by federal prosecutors in California , Colorado and other states against landlords, growers and dispensary operators

Glendora medical marijuana dispensary raided – San Gabriel Valley Tribune

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Photos: Glendora Medical Marijuana dispensary raided by DEA GLENDORA – DEA agents and Glendora police raided a medical marijuana dispensary on Arrow Highway Friday, seizing marijuana and cash and arresting two men for unrelated warrants, authorities said. Heavily armed officials arrived at the Glendora Healing Center, 915 W.

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