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Charlo Greene

Infamous “Fuck it, I Quit” Reporter Launches Online Weed Show in L.A.

By Aroma Dispensary | Mar 13, 2017

Charlo Greene’s whole life changed after she coolly uttered just four simple words: “Fuck it, I quit.” A former on-air TV reporter at KTVA Alaska, Greene, announced her departure from the station during a live broadcast in September 2014. Greene, who was also quietly operating the Alaska Cannabis Club at the time, made the decision…

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Marijuana for pets

Marijuana for pets: Owners treating sick animals with cannabis

By Aroma Dispensary | Mar 12, 2017

SAN FRANCISCO (AP) — Michael Fasman’s 12-year-old dog, Hudson, limps from pain caused by arthritis and an amputated toe, but Fasman doesn’t want to give her painkillers because “they just knock her out.” So the San Francisco resident has turned to an alternative medicine that many humans use to treat their own pain and illness:…

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Denver University

Colorado’s first “Business of Marijuana” course offered at DU

By Aroma Dispensary | Mar 11, 2017

The Daniels College of Business will be offering the first-ever Business of Marijuana course at DU and in Colorado beginning this Spring Quarter on Tuesdays and Thursdays from 2 to 4 p.m. This course will be offered through the management department and is available to both graduate and undergraduate students. Professor Paul Seaborn who has…

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Woman and bong smoking marijuana

High expectations at Cannabis Cup festival snuffed out by feds

By Aroma Dispensary | Mar 5, 2017

LAS VEGAS (AP) – A federal prosecutor has snuffed out plans by pot fans to celebrate Nevada’s new recreational marijuana law by lighting up on an Indian reservation near Las Vegas. U.S. Attorney Daniel Bogden took a hard line in a letter to organizers of a cannabis festival this weekend, saying that federal law applies…

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Marijuana joint in hand

Is Colorado’s homeless surge tied to marijuana legalization?

By Aroma Dispensary | Mar 4, 2017

An 8% rise in homelessness has fueled speculation over whether legalization boosted the numbers of displaced in America’s unofficial legal cannabis capital Annie Mae Noel has been on the streets since her Denver house, which had been in her family for more than a century, went into foreclosure in 2015. She also happens to smoke…

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Recreaional marijuna and money.

Sean Spicer says recreational pot may come under legal fire, igniting backlash from cannabis industry

By Aroma Dispensary | Feb 24, 2017

The Northwest’s cannabis industry is reeling from comments that White House press secretary Sean Spicer made today, suggesting that the Department of Justice will take action against states where recreational marijuana is legal. Spicer said that the final decision on enforcement will lie with the DOJ, but that he expects the feds to “enforce the…

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Man arrested for selling marijuana illegally.

Man Arrested After Authorities Get Wind Of Large Marijuana Shipment From California To Tennessee

By Aroma Dispensary | Feb 23, 2017

Authorities have arrested Jackie Dale Bailey after getting wind that a large shipment of marijuana was being sent from California to Soddy Daisy, Tennessee. Bailey, 40, of 418 Holder Lane, was taken into custody after the package was delivered to a house at 8620 Gann Road. He is charged with possession of marijuana for resale,…

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Cannabis Wedding

Hundreds attend sold-out wedding expo featuring cannabis

By Aroma Dispensary | Feb 20, 2017

The Cannabis Wedding Expo gives couples the chance to engage with progressive traditional wedding vendors and specialty cannabis brands to learn how to incorporate cannabis into their wedding day in classy and tasteful ways. From full blown Budbars to small nods to cannabis culture, attendees can connect with every vendor they need to make their…

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Israeli cannabis

5 Ways Israel Is Dominating the Medical Cannabis World

By Aroma Dispensary | Feb 19, 2017

Starting with groundbreaking discoveries to agricultural and technical innovation, Israel is a central hub for advancing medical cannabis for the world. Israel has been the cutting edge of medical cannabis research for decades, and has made some of the groundbreaking discoveries to date. The father of the medical cannabis research is Raphael Mechoulam, an Israel…

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