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Marijuana Has Been Mentioned In 1,730 Pieces Of State Legislation This Year

DISTRICT OF COLUMBIA: While Washington and Colorado work out how to regulate marijuana sales, at least 11 other states are considering legalizing it for recreational use, according to an analysis from Thomson Reuters’ WestlawNext. [Read more…]

Marijuana Has Been Mentioned In 1,730 Pieces Of State Legislation This Year

DISTRICT OF COLUMBIA: While Washington and Colorado work out how to regulate marijuana sales, at least 11 other states are considering legalizing it for recreational use, according to an analysis from Thomson Reuters’ WestlawNext. [Read more…]

TSA Weighs Allowing Passengers To Fly With Marijuana

DISTRICT OF COLUMBIA: Keep calm and carry it on?

With state laws rapidly being re-written as to the legality of marijuana use, the Transportation Safety Administration is struggling to present a clear message on whether it permits airline passengers to fly with pot. [Read more…]

TSA Weighs Allowing Passengers To Fly With Marijuana

DISTRICT OF COLUMBIA: Keep calm and carry it on?

With state laws rapidly being re-written as to the legality of marijuana use, the Transportation Safety Administration is struggling to present a clear message on whether it permits airline passengers to fly with pot. [Read more…]

Leahy-Led Hearing Addresses Feds’ Policies On State-Legalized Marijuana

DISTRICT OF COLUMBIA: With most of Congress consumed in a Syria maelstrom, Sen. Patrick Leahy, D-Vt., took a brief break Tuesday to chair a Senate Judiciary Committee hearing on conflicts between federal and state marijuana laws. [Read more…]

Sanjay Gupta Backs Medical Marijuana, Apologizes for Previous Views

One of America’s most prominent doctors says he has shifted his stance in support of medical marijuana.

Dr. Sanjay Gupta, chief medical correspondent at CNN and a CBS News contributing medical correspondent, wrote a post on CNN.com called, “Why I changed my mind on weed,” in which he describes his change of heart that occurred while filming a documentary, aptly titled, “Weed.”  The documentary airs tonight, Sunday, August 11, 2013, on CNN at 8 pm EST [Read more…]