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Congress Approves A Major Step Forward For Medical Marijuana – ThinkProgress



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Congress Approves A Major Step Forward For Medical Marijuana
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On Thursday, both chambers of Congress approved measures prohibiting the Department of Veterans Affairs (VA) from enforcing a policy prohibiting government doctors from prescribing medical marijuana to veterans. That essentially means doctors will now ...
Congress Clears Way For Veterans To Get Medical MarijuanaHuffington Post
House votes to let VA doctors recommend medical marijuanaThe Hill (blog)
House Votes for Easier Veterans Access to Medical MarijuanaBloomberg
Daily Caller -Stars and Stripes
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WATCH: Chris Christie Clashes With Veteran Nurse Over Medical Marijuana – ThinkProgress



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WATCH: Chris Christie Clashes With Veteran Nurse Over Medical Marijuana
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At the second Republican presidential debate, New Jersey Governor Chris Christie claimed that he's “not against medical marijuana.” But his exchange with a registered cannabis nurse this week seems to suggest otherwise. On Wednesday at an event in ...

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Carly Fiorina Responds With Outdated Information When Veteran Asks About … – ThinkProgress



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DAVENPORT, IA — “I was trying to be brave,” Shelly Van Winkle told ThinkProgress minutes after a tense exchange with Republican presidential candidate Carly Fiorina over medical marijuana. Van Winkle, a Gulf War veteran, is also the “first and only ...

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New Research Debunks Medical Marijuana Opponents’ Biggest Argument – ThinkProgress



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New Research Debunks Medical Marijuana Opponents' Biggest Argument
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Opponents of legalizing marijuana for medical purposes have long argued that such laws will encourage more youngsters to partake. But that notion may have no factual grounding, according to a new study that shows cannabis use among teenagers didn't ...
Legalizing Medical Marijuana May Not Raise Pot Use by Teens: Study – WebMDWebMD
Demands on Dispensary Workers Grow With Advances in Medical Marijuana ...Lost Coast Outpost
Teens Don't Smoke More Pot After Medical Marijuana Laws Passed, Study FindsTIME
Quartz -The Verge -24/7 Wall St.
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Morgan Freeman Destroys The Argument Against Marijuana Legalization – ThinkProgress



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Morgan Freeman Destroys The Argument Against Marijuana Legalization
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Since a 2008 car accident that shattered bones in his left arm, shoulder, and elbow, marijuana has served as an effective pain reliever for award-winning actor Morgan Freeman. Freeman, an unabashed supporter of marijuana legalization, recently told the ...
​Morgan Freeman supports marijuana legalization: "I'll eat it, drink it, smoke ...CBS News
Morgan Freeman calls for marijuana legalization 'across the board'Raw Story
Morgan Freeman Says Legalize Marijuana 'Across the Board'TIME
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“Why The Next President May Have To Support Marijuana Legalization” – ThinkProgress



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"Why The Next President May Have To Support Marijuana Legalization"
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If presidential candidates want the backing of three major swing states in 2016, they may have to support the legalization of medical and recreational marijuana. According to Quinnipiac University's Swing State Poll, the vast majority of voters in ...
Most Pennsylvanians support marijuana legalization, but would they try it ...PennLive.com
Second marijuana legalization effort collecting signatures for amendment to ...cleveland.com
Majority of Ohioans support legalizing marijuanaCincinnati.com
International Business Times -Toledo Blade -Medina County Gazette
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“Attorney General Nominee Will Not Support Marijuana Legalization” – ThinkProgress



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"Attorney General Nominee Will Not Support Marijuana Legalization"
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On day one of her confirmation hearing to become the country's next Attorney General, U.S. Attorney Loretta Lynch took an explicit stance against marijuana legalization. When asked by Sen. Jeff Sessions (R-AL) if she supports legalization, Lynch ...
Loretta Lynch Says She Doesn't Support Marijuana Legalization Or Obama's ...Huffington Post
Will the Next Attorney General Crack Down on Marijuana?New York Times (blog)
Attorney General nominee Loretta Lynch opposes marijuana legalizationRaw Story
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Attorney General Nominee Will Not Support Marijuana Legalization – ThinkProgress



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Attorney General Nominee Will Not Support Marijuana Legalization
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On day one of her confirmation hearing to become the country's next Attorney General, U.S. Attorney Loretta Lynch took an explicit stance against marijuana legalization. When asked by Sen. Jeff Sessions (R-AL) if she supports legalization, Lynch ...
Loretta Lynch Says She Doesn't Support Marijuana Legalization Or Obama's ...Huffington Post
Attorney general nominee Loretta Lynch opposes marijuana legalisationThe Guardian
AG nominee splits with Obama on legalizing potThe Hill (blog)
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Berkeley To Federal Prosecutors: Don’t Mess With Our Medical Marijuana Program – ThinkProgress



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Berkeley To Federal Prosecutors: Don't Mess With Our Medical Marijuana Program
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But lest anyone think Obama was also suggesting he wouldn't prosecute dispensers and suppliers, federal prosecutors in several West-Coast states ramped up their crackdowns in May against medical marijuana dispensaries in states where they are legal.
Berkeley fights feds over medical marijuana outlet; Oakland case on holdContra Costa Times
Berkeley pushes back against federal medical marijuana crackdownSan Francisco Chronicle (blog)
Our Voice: Let Palm Springs vote on a medical marijuana taxThe Desert Sun
Imperial Valley Press -The Daily Chronic -SF Weekly (blog)
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Four Ways The Feds Are Making State Marijuana Legalization Even Tougher … – ThinkProgress


Four Ways The Feds Are Making State Marijuana Legalization Even Tougher ...
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Most people are aware of the ongoing conflict between federal and state laws on marijuana. While marijuana remains flatly prohibited and subject to criminal punishment under federal law, 19 states and the District of Columbia have legalized medical ...
Dr. Ed Gogek commentary: Voters becoming wise to medical-marijuana ruseColumbus Dispatch
Should Medical Marijuana Dispensaries Be Allowed In San Diego?THE Weed Blog (blog)

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