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Morning Roundup: April 30, 2014

By Shawn Dwyer

Dean McDermott talks about alcoholism, Colorado to revisit edible pot, heroin linked to Navy SEALs deaths, and Minnesota panel approves medical weed bill. MORE  

California Moves To Clean Up Medical Pot Business

By Shawn Dwyer

Fifteen years after its initial passage, California's medical marijuana law remains a headache for state politicians. MORE  

Morning Roundup: April 23, 2014

By Shawn Dwyer

Voters fill Cocaine Congressman's seat, drunk father puts daughter in headlock, Florida surgeon general opposes medical pot, and feds say powdered booze an error. MORE  

Colorado Pot Sales Up Slightly in Second Month of Retail Weed

By Victoria Kim

The state saw a slight uptick in revenues from legal pot, though most of the money surprisingly came from medical marijuana. MORE  

Will Marijuana Be Reclassified by the Federal Government?

By Dana Byerly

Removing marijuana's Schedule 1 status would result in federally funded medical research and economic growth. MORE  

Morning Roundup: April 7, 2014

By Shawn Dwyer

Trick Daddy popped for drugs and guns, court reporter fired for being drunk, B.C. cops busted for hookers and blow, and New York could ban e-cig liquids. MORE  

Morning Roundup: April 2, 2014

By Shawn Dwyer

Denver passes 'Dallas Buyers Club' bill, medical weed sales start in Nevada, Vancouver pizzeria sells pot pie, and Oregon man 'drunk as shit'. MORE  

Case Studies Claim No Link Between Medical Marijuana and Crime

By David Konow

Despite opponents long arguing that pot increases violent behavior, numerous studies have shown that crime actually decreases in areas where legal weed thrives. MORE  

Maryland Senate Broadens New Medical Marijuana Law

By Shawn Dwyer

The Old Line State has crossed over into a new realm by expanding access to medical marijuana. MORE  

Landmark Case Could Change Medical Marijuana Landscape

By Shawn Dwyer

A lawsuit filed by a quadriplegic in Colorado could radically alter whether or not an employer can fire someone for using medicinal pot. MORE  

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