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Nine States Will Vote on Legalizing Recreational & Medical Marijuana

By Aroma Dispensary | Oct 17, 2016

Nine states have marijuana measures on the ballot this November, and chances are good that many will pass — giving pot advocates high hopes that the federal government will eventually lift its nationwide ban. In five states — Arizona, California, Maine, Massachusetts and Nevada — voters will decide on legalizing the recreational use of marijuana.…

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Did Colorado Just Resolve a Major Concern of Marijuana Opponents?

By Aroma Dispensary | Oct 10, 2016

New regulations concerning cannabis edibles in Colorado could set a new standard throughout the industry. For investors, there aren’t many industries that can pack as much growth potential as marijuana. According to cannabis research firm ArcView, legal marijuana sales hit $5.4 billion in 2015, and they’re on track to grow by an estimated 30% per…

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California marijuana legalization faces unlikely foe: growers

By Aroma Dispensary | Oct 4, 2016

Hezekiah Allen is a third-generation marijuana farmer in this Northern California county, where the cool coastal fog pours off the Pacific Ocean, coaxing pot plants to heights of 20 feet. The executive director of the California Growers Association trade group, Allen has long sought an end to what he calls “prohibition” and has looked forward…

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Legalizing Marijuana: It Changes Policing, But May Leave Racial Disparities

By Aroma Dispensary | Sep 26, 2016

Lake Merritt in Oakland, Calif., is a mecca for joggers and families out with their strollers. Along with the smell of sweat and goose poop, weed is an equally present aroma. Police seemingly take a “light up and let live” attitude here. But Nashanta Williams, who’s out walking her dog, says it’s not like this…

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NFL’s top advocate for medical marijuana takes on Maryland regulators

NFL’s top advocate for medical marijuana takes on Maryland regulators

By Aroma Dispensary | Sep 23, 2016

Until he was released from the Baltimore Ravens this year, Eugene Monroe was the NFL’s foremost advocate for allowing players to use medical marijuana. Now he’s a partner in a company suing Maryland regulators for rejecting its application to grow the drug. Monroe and other officials with Green Thumb Industries said at a news conference…

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