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These States Are Most Likely To Legalize Marijuana In 2019

Weed in the sky.

With the results of last month’s midterm elections—which marijuana basically won—ten states have now legalized cannabis for adults, while 33 allow medical use. Those victories at the ballot box capped a year in which the fight to reform prohibitionist cannabis policies advanced significantly at the state, federal and international levels. The tally of states that…

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Philadelphia Gets Green Light to Study Pot, Treat Opioid Addiction With Cannabis

Marijuana in a jar.

Pennsylvania’s growing medical marijuana industry received two major green lights Monday morning. Following recommendations highlighted last month, the Department of Health officially added opioid addiction to the list of approved conditions that can be treated by medicinal cannabis. And in a major boon to Philadelphia, five local institutions were awarded research licenses to study cannabis.…

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3 Arrested After Boulder Cannabis Oil Explosion

Weed Explosion

Three people have been arrested in connection with a house explosion last month after police determined the fire was started by a cannabis oil extraction operation in the basement. Police say two of the defendants tried to keep firefighters from entering the burning home. Henry William Frost V, 22, and Thomas Luecke, 58, were each…

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