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Scottville repeals marijuana ban pending new ordinance | News | shorelinemedia.net – shorelinemedia.net

Scottville repeals marijuana ban pending new ordinance | News | shorelinemedia.net  shorelinemedia.net…
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Largest marijuana recall in Michigan history responsible for 18 health complaints, official testifies

[embedded content] At least 18 people complained of “mild allergic reactions” and other health concerns, up to hospitalization, after consuming recalled Marijuana from Michigan, a state licensing officials testified last week. Despite a lack of clear information about what led to those health issues, Michigan Court of Claims Judge Christopher M. Murray lifted the recall on a large portion of the recalled Marijuana. Note to readers: if you purchase something…
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Why marijuana smells like skunk: Scientists reveal cause behind unmistakable odor of cannabis – WAVY.com

Why marijuana smells like skunk: Scientists reveal cause behind unmistakable odor of cannabis  WAVY.com…
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Why Iowa’s medical cannabis dispensaries are seeking to sell smokable marijuana

Show Caption Hide Caption Despite being legal in Iowa, having Marijuana is federal felony so it’s banned 1,000 feet from schools Starting Saturday, Iowa will allow medical Marijuana. But using it could still cause you trouble. Brian Powers, Des Moines Register Last in an occasional series. Iowa’s medical cannabis program turned 3 years old in November, but in many respects it’s still in its infancy. Sales statewide are a fraction…
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Surprising Side Effects of Marijuana, Says Science — Eat This Not That

In recent years, Marijuana has skyrocketed in acceptance, both legally and in public sentiment. These days, 91% of Americans believe it should be legal for both medicinal and recreational use, and recreational Marijuana is legal in 19 states. Although pot isn’t the demonized illicit drug of the past—today we know it’s relatively safe to use—it’s not entirely without risks you should know about, especially if you have certain health conditions.…
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Kentucky Lawmaker Pre-Files Marijuana Legalization Bills For 2022 Session

New York City is officially the first jurisdiction in the U.S. to open safe consumption sites where people can use currently illicit drugs in a medically supervised environment and receive treatment resources. It’s a harm reduction service that advocates have long argued could serve a critical role in reducing the overdose crisis. Other cities like Philadelphia and San Francisco have moved to allow safe consumption sites, but legal and political…
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Marijuana Had ‘Unprecedented’ Success In State Legislatures In 2021, NORML Report Shows

A Kentucky lawmaker announced on Monday that she is pre-filing bills to legalize possession, limited sales and home cultivation of Marijuana in the state for the 2022 session, with endorsements from several leading advocacy groups. Rep. Nima Kulkarni (D) is taking a dual-track approach to the reform, with one bill to have the legislature adopt the policy as a statutory measure and another to enact legalization through a constitutional amendment…
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Marijuana: Good or bad?

Cannabis — also referred to as Marijuana — is a psychoactive drug that many people use for recreational purposes and its purported medicinal benefits. But what does recent research say about it? Do the risks trump the benefits? Share on PinterestSome say cannabis is beneficial to health, while others claim it can become a health risk. What does the most recent research say? Image credit: Cappi Thompson/Getty Images At the…
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The new German government plans to legalize cannabis.

Besides climate politics, digitalization and a higher minimum wage, the coalition has agreed on one fringe issue Chancellor Angela Merkel’s party has blocked for years. Germany’s new government wants to legalize Marijuana. “The legalization of cannabis, long blocked by the Union, allows us to have a regulated and taxed Dispensary, controllable quality and effective youth protection through education,” wrote Lars F. Lindemann, a regional cadre of the Free Democrats, on…
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A breakdown of two recreational marijuana proposals in Arkansas – KATV

A breakdown of two recreational marijuana proposals in Arkansas  KATV…
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$200 million marijuana recall causes chaos in Michigan’s marijuana industry

When the largest-ever Michigan Marijuana recall was issued on Wednesday, Nov. 17, Matt Imig’s phone began ringing. Customers were calling. Imig, who owns M&M Agriculture, a comparably small, 1,000-plant licensed Marijuana grow facility in Lansing, uses Viridis Laboratories, the target of the recall, for all of his mandated safety testing. Consequently, every ounce of the 42 pounds of Marijuana he’s sold to three retail customers, worth roughly $75,000 retail, is…
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Police seize $500 million in illegal marijuana in a raid in Oregon

The Oregon State Police Southwest Region (OSP) Drug Enforcement Section team served a search warrant Thursday at five industrial-sized warehouses in White City, Oregon, police said. Under Oregon state law, adults 21 and over may use cannabis within specified limits, but it is illegal to manufacture Marijuana without a license. Oregon legalized recreational marijuana in 2015. In last week’s bust, police said that OSP, Drug Enforcement Administration and officers from…