King County aims to roll medical-marijuana shops into legal-pot system – The Seattle Times

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The Cannabist King County aims to roll medical – marijuana shops into legal-pot system The Seattle Times Signaling a sharp turn in county policy, Prosecuting Attorney Dan Satterberg and Sheriff John Urquhart said such businesses are now illegal under a new state law that attempts to bring medical marijuana into the state's licensed recreational shops … Washington state cracking down on unlicensed medical marijuana stores The Cannabist King County warns medical marijuana shops: Shut down or else seattlepi.com (blog) Crackdown on medical pot dispensaries begins — and so, too, does the backlash Q13 FOX KOMO News

Medical Marijuana Sales Won’t be a Cash Cow for Minnesota – KSTP.com

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KSTP.com Medical Marijuana Sales Won't be a Cash Cow for Minnesota KSTP.com The medical cannabis industry generates an estimated $1.7 billion in sales a year, according to a report by ArcView Market Research. Based on the way Minnesota's new law is written, the state won't be seeing large amounts of revenue that other states

House Republicans say no to allowing federal studies of medical marijuana – Washington Post

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Huffington Post House Republicans say no to allowing federal studies of medical marijuana Washington Post Medical marijuana is now sold in nearly half of all states, and even one red state has legalized it for recreational use. Veterans of wars in Iraq and Afghanistan are clamoring for access to treat post-traumatic stress disorder. Loosening pot laws …

MS victim hopes Illinois allows medical marijuana – The State Journal-Register

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MS victim hopes Illinois allows medical marijuana The State Journal-Register Medical marijuana patient Ana DeVarose photographed in her Springfield home on Thursday May 6, 2010. DeVarose uses medical marijuana to ease symptoms of multiple sclerosis and the side effects of drugs to treat MS

Our Opinion: Why stop with legalizing medical marijuana? – The State Journal-Register

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Business Insider Our Opinion: Why stop with legalizing medical marijuana ? The State Journal-Register Marijuana starts stand on a shelf during the grand opening of the Seattle location of the Northwest Cannabis Market, for sales of medical marijuana products, Wednesday, Feb.

24-7 verification of medical marijuana patient status still not ready – Denver Post

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24-7 verification of medical marijuana patient status still not ready Denver Post If a state trooper pulls someone over, smells pot in the car and is handed a medical marijuana registry card, the only way to confirm the card's validity is by using a fax machine during business hours. One portion of 2010 legislation that tightened …

Medical marijuana’s unrealized regulatory goals – Denver Post

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Medical marijuana's unrealized regulatory goals Denver Post State statute allows the Medical Marijuana Enforcement Division to contract with a laboratory for independent testing to determine whether products contain molds, pesticides or other substances. The division, however, did not address testing in its …

Kansas appeals court rules on medical marijuana for visitors – Kansas City Star

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Kansas.com Kansas appeals court rules on medical marijuana for visitors Kansas City Star March 15.

Senate passes medical marijuana, elections bills – Yale Daily News

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Two landmark pieces of legislation passed Connecticut’s Senate on Saturday, sending the legalization of medical marijuana and a package to reform the state’s voting system to the desk of Gov. Dannel Malloy.

Conn. aims to avoid states’ medical marijuana woes – Fort Worth Star Telegram

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By SHANNON YOUNG Associated Press HARTFORD, Conn. — 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.

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