Monthly Archives: November 2013

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Measures to Legalize Marijuana Are Passed – The New York Times

http://www.nytimes.com/2013/11/07/us/measures-to-legalize-marijuana-are-passed.html
Nov 6, 2013 “A majority of Americans now agree that marijuana should be legal for adults,
and this was reflected at the polls,” said Mason Tvert, 


Cannabis in the United States

possession of cannabis (marijuana) in the United States is illegal under federal law. write laws on distribution and regulation of marijuana.

Implications to Oregon Residents on Washington's New Marijuana LawImplications to Oregon Residents on Washington’s New Marijuana Law
Washington voters have passed Initiative 502 and beginning on Thursday December 6, 2012, it is not a violation of Washington state law for adults over 21 yea…

Cannabis Newsmarijuana, hemp, and cannabis news
http://www.cannabisnews.com/
Marijuana, cannabis, and hemp all describe the same plant cannabis sativa. Our mission is to distribute accurate and unbiased news about marijuana, cannabis, and hemp.

background-checks-under-fire-policy-considerations-to-avoid-discrimination-claims-6938461Background Checks Under Fire: Policy Considerations to Avoid Discrimination Claims
from mrcoffey, 2 years ago in Career
The EEOC, Congress, and many state legislatures are closely scrutinizing how employers use background checks, especially criminal histories and credit reports. This presentation will walk employers through the process of preparing a background screening policy that helps ensure a safe and productive workforce while staying out of regulators’ and plaintiffs’ attorneys’ crosshairs.

Legalize all drugs? The man behind loosening pot laws in US eyes new goal
NBCNews.com (blog), on Wed, 27 Nov 2013 00:40:58 -0800
The 56-year-old or his organization — the Drug Policy Alliance — has authored, aided, or helped fund every progressive pot law in the Americas, from California's breakthrough medical marijuana law in 1996 to the historic reforms going live in 2014

Marijuana Law
Richard Glen Boire, Boire, published 1996, 192 pages

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Portland, Maine, Legalizes Recreational Marijuana – Huffington Post

http://www.huffingtonpost.com/2013/11/05/portland-maine-marijuana_n_4221919.html
Nov 5, 2013 The new measure does not permit the recreational purchase or sale of marijuana
, nor does it permit its use in public spaces like parks.


Legal history of cannabis in the United States

The legal history of cannabis in the United States relates to the regulation of marijuana use for medical or recreational purposes in the

Colorado, Washington Legalize Recreational Marijuana UseColorado, Washington Legalize Recreational Marijuana Use
Colorado and Washington vote to legalize recreational marijuana use. A similar measure failed in Oregon.

Marijuana (Cannabis sativa) – MayoClinic.com
http://www.mayoclinic.com/health/marijuana/NS_patient-marijuana
LEGAL CONDITIONS AND TERMS OF USE APPLICABLE TO ALL USERS OF THIS SITE ANY USE OF THIS SITE CONSTITUTES YOUR AGREEMENT TO THESE TERMS AND CONDITIONS OF USE. Other cannabis strains are used to make recreational and medicinal drugs.

recreational-thc-marijuana-cannabis-presentationRecreational THC Marijuana Cannabis
from guest871a97, 5 years ago in Health & Medicine
Recreational THC Marijuana Cannabis

Arizona lawmaker to introduce new marijuana use and taxation regulations
MyFox Phoenix, on Tue, 26 Nov 2013 14:04:58 -0800
"This is for recreational use. If somebody is of a sane state of mind, they're above the age of 21 and if their employer doesn't care, whatever — they can go and in the comfort of the privacy of their home, they can smoke marijuana.. they cannot smoke

82 percent of Floridians support medical marijuana, 48 percent for …
http://www.tokeofthetown.com/medical/
A new Quinnipiac poll shows that 82 percent of Floridians support the use of medical marijuana. But only 48 percent support decriminalization of small amounts of pot for recreational use, which, hey, is still almost 50 percent.

The Science of Marijuana
Leslie L. Iversen Professor of Pharmacology University of Oxford, published 2007, 296 pages

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Measures to Legalize Marijuana Are Passed – NYTimes.com

http://www.nytimes.com/2013/11/07/us/measures-to-legalize-marijuana-are-passed.html
Nov 6, 2013 Twitter List: Reporters and Editors. In Colorado, voters backed a heavy tax on
recreational marijuana, which was made legal here last year.


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often with a slightly negative connotation due to its use in criminal law field e.g. ” Drugs such as cocaine , heroin , marijuana , and

How Colorado Regulates The Legal Weed TradeHow Colorado Regulates The Legal Weed Trade
Colorado took a major step toward implementing a legal system for dispensing recreational marijuana, as Gov. John Hickenlooper (D) signed into law on Tuesday…

Washington state gutting medical marijuana program for …
http://www.tokeofthetown.com/2013/11/washington_state_gutting_medical_marijuana_program_for_recreational.php
Fifteen years ago, voters in the state of Washington passed into law one of the nation’s first state-level medical marijuana programs. While certainly flawed, as most …

recreational-thc-marijuana-cannabis-mota-presentationRecreational Thc Marijuana Cannabis Mota
from slimysenor, 5 years ago in Health & Medicine
College Presentation For Biochem At Kstate In Manhattan, KS Recreational Thc Marijuana Cannabis Mota


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Guest: Don't treat medical-marijuana patients like recreational users …
http://blogs.seattletimes.com/
Inslee has shown courage implementing Initiative 502, pushing the federal government through letters and meetings to accept his state's new adult-use marijuana law. As a congressman, he fought to protect the medical 

Illegal Drugs and Governmental Policies
unknown, published 2007, 153 pages

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Cannabis (drug)

known as marijuana (from the Mexican Cannabis plant intended for use as a psychoactive governments can ban medical marijuana dispensaries

Medical use - Cannabis - MarijuanaMedical use – Cannabis – Marijuana
Cut out from ” Emperor of Hemp – Jack Herer “

Does Medical Marijuana Increase Teen Pot Use – Ideas Market – WSJ
http://blogs.wsj.com/ideas-market/2012/07/12/does-medical-marijuana-increase-teen-pot-use/
These data cover a period when 13 states, including California, Colorado, Montana, Oregon and Washington, legalized medical, and allow us to estimate the effect of legalization on outcomes such as marijuana use in the past month, frequent marijuana use, and the use of other substances such as alcohol and cocaine.

becoming-a-marijuana-userbecoming a Marijuana user
from hcsan, 2 years ago in Health & Medicine
causality analysis


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82 percent of Floridians support medical marijuana, 48 percent for …
http://www.tokeofthetown.com/medical/
That's what the vast majority of Floridians say about marijuana. A new Quinnipiac poll shows that 82 percent of Floridians support the use of medical marijuana. But only 48 percent support decriminalization of small amounts 


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State-By-State Medical Marijuana Laws – Marijuana Policy Project

http://www.mpp.org/legislation/state-by-state-medical-marijuana-laws.html
The Marijuana Policy Project's 2011 edition of its state-by-state report on medical
marijuana laws in the U.S..


Tenth Amendment to the United States Constitution

Marijuana laws have passed such laws However, in the same year, the DEA conducted a record amount of medical marijuana raids than ever before

A closer look at Connecticut's medical marijuana lawA closer look at Connecticut’s medical marijuana law
Medical Marijuana became legal in the state earlier this year, but the system of growing it and dispensing it to patients is still being worked out.

LARA – Medical Marihuana Program – Michigan
http://www.michigan.gov/lara/0,4601,7-154-35299_63294_63303_51869—,00.html
MI Department of Licensing and Regulatory Affairs – information about the Medical Marihuana Program approved by Michigan voters November 4, 2008.

an-employEmployment Attorney Perspectives on Arizona’s Medical Marijuana Law
from jacksonwhite, 1 week ago in
A JacksonWhite employment law attorney explains the Arizona Medical Marijuana Act and what AZ employers need to know.

Judge Slaps County for Ignoring Medical-Pot Law
Phoenix New Times (blog), on Mon, 25 Nov 2013 13:03:17 -0800
Gordon's latest ruling follows a November 15 decision by the state Court of Appeals that seems to bode well for the future of Arizona's voter-approved medical-marijuana law. See also: -Horne and Montgomery Make Their Move to Nix Arizona's Medical 

Legal Marijuana Could Bring Some Unwelcome Changes In Illinois …
http://chicago.cbslocal.com/
In just a couple of months, pot will be legal in Illinois. The sale of medical marijuana promises big changes to our communities. But as Dorothy Tucker reports, you might not like some of them.

Cannabis in Medical Practice: A Legal, Historical, and Pharmacological …
unknown, published 1997, 239 pages

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State Laws – NORML.org – Working to Reform Marijuana Laws

http://norml.org/laws/
State Laws. US MAP. Conditional Decriminalized DUID Hemp Legalization
Mandatory Medical Tax Stamps Select to show which states have these types of
laws.


Marijuana Policy Project

The Marijuana Policy Project (MPP) is the largest organization working solely on (3) change state laws to reduce or eliminate penalties

DOJ Ok With Marijuana Laws In Washington & ColoradoDOJ Ok With Marijuana Laws In Washington & Colorado
“The United States government took a historic step back from its long-running drug war on Thursday, when Attorney General Eric Holder informed the governors …

Justice Dept. won’t challenge state marijuana laws
http://www.usatoday.com/story/news/nation/2013/08/29/justice-medical-marijuana-laws/2727605/
The Justice Department will not attempt to challenge state laws that allow for the medical and recreational use of marijuana, as long as the drug sales do …

marijuana-15131151Marijuana
from blocktax3, 1 year ago in

More Washington State Drivers Testing Positive For Marijuana
Huffington Post, on Thu, 21 Nov 2013 11:27:44 -0800
The Justice Department announced in August it would not sue to block recreational marijuana sales in Washington and Colorado as long as the states satisfy eight federal law enforcement goals, including keeping pot away from children and the black


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Marijuana business and investment growing as legalization efforts …

http://www.cnbc.com/id/101182512
Nov 8, 2013 New investors lighting up legal marijuana industry Election night saw pro-
marijuana laws passing in places such as Portland, Maine, and 


NORML New Zealand

NORML New Zealand is a cannabis law reform organisation in New Zealand . the Reform of Marijuana Laws (NORML Their stated aims are given as

Marijuana law expert explains new Obama policy on marijuanaMarijuana law expert explains new Obama policy on marijuana
Today, the U.S. Department of Justice announced an update to its federal marijuana enforcement policy in light of recent state ballot initiatives that legali…

U.S. Marijuana Laws, Medical Marijuana Facts, Cannabis, Hemp
http://usmarijuanalaws.com/
Provides U.S. Marijuana Laws, Facts About Marijuana, Marijuana Drug Testing, Drug Detection Times, Medical Marijuana, and Information About Your Rights

marijuana-legalization-2425517Marijuana Legalization
from inforesearch1050, 4 years ago in Health & Medicine

World's First Recreational Marijuana Sales License Issued In Colorado
Huffington Post, on Thu, 21 Nov 2013 10:02:29 -0800
Although it has been less than three months since Attorney General Eric Holder made the historic announcement that the Department of Justice will allow both Colorado and Washington's new marijuana laws to go into effect, legal marijuana is already one

Marijuana in the 2013 Elections | NORML Blog, Marijuana Law Reform
http://blog.norml.org/
Assemblyman Guscoria has been a vocal advocate for reforming New Jersey's marijuana laws, from drafting the original NJ medical marijuana legislation, being the primary sponsor of the NJ Assembly's marijuana 


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State Marijuana Laws Map – Governing

http://www.governing.com/gov-data/state-marijuana-laws-map-medical-recreational.html
So far, only Colorado and Washington state have legalized marijuana for
recreational use, while other states permit medical marijuana. A limited medical 


Medical cannabis

Medical cannabis refers to the parts of the herb cannabis used as a form of suggesting that the impact of marijuana use on insulin and

The Grassroots Effort To Legalize Recreational Marijuana Use In Portland, Maine | Asher PlattsThe Grassroots Effort To Legalize Recreational Marijuana Use In Portland, Maine | Asher Platts
Support the show: http://www.Patreon.com/AcronymTV1 Asher Platts, known to many of you through his work as the Punk Patriot, joins the Resistance Report team…

Keep off the grass – marijuana use and acute – Eur J Emerg Med. 2005 – PubMed – NCBI
http://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pubmed/16175062
Marijuana is one of the most widely used recreational substances in the world, considered by many consumers as a relatively safe drug with few significant side-effects.

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from bmuch, 4 years ago in Health & Medicine

Oregon Legislature steps up debate on legalizing marijuana for recreational use
The Republic, on Fri, 22 Nov 2013 17:18:45 -0800
SALEM, Oregon — Oregon lawmakers are beginning to debate whether they should ask voters to weigh in next year on legalizing marijuana for recreational use. State Sen. Floyd Prozanski, a Eugene Democrat who leads the Senate Judiciary Committee, 

82 Percent of Floridians Support Medical Marijuana, 48 Percent For …
http://blogs.miaminewtimes.com/
A new Quinnipiac poll shows that 82 percent of Floridians support the use of medical marijuana. But only 48 percent support decriminalization of small amounts of pot for recreational use, which, hey, is still almost 50 percent.

The Cultural/Subcultural Contexts of Marijuana Use at the Turn of the Twenty …
unknown, published 2012, 230 pages

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Colorado voters approve new taxes on recreational marijuana – The …

http://www.denverpost.com/breakingnews/ci_24462839/colorado-voters-approve-new-taxes-recreational-marijuana
Nov 5, 2013 A measure to impose hefty taxes on recreational marijuana passed Proposition
AA would impose a pair of taxes on legal marijuana sales.


Removal of cannabis from Schedule I of the Controlled Substances Act

Organization for the Reform of Marijuana Laws , has argued that marijuana (for medical OR recreational use) from giving state law

Changing Laws: Colorado Washington AZ NM Cali Legalize Marijuana smoke Recreational MedicalChanging Laws: Colorado Washington AZ NM Cali Legalize Marijuana smoke Recreational Medical
Party-time for those who partake of this substance. Amendment 64. This declaration formalizes the amendment as part of the state Constitution and makes legal…

Obama administration to allow recreational marijuana laws to …
http://articles.latimes.com/2013/aug/29/news/la-pn-obama-administration-marijuana-legalization-20130829
WASHINGTON– The Obama administration announced Thursday a limited pullback on federal enforcement of marijuana, saying it will not interfere with new …


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Illegal Drugs and Governmental Policies
unknown, published 2007, 153 pages

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Medical Use – NORML.org – Working to Reform Marijuana Laws

http://norml.org/marijuana/medical
Medical Use. Medical Marijuana Map. Marijuana, or cannabis, as it is more
appropriately called, has been part of humanity's medicine chest for almost as
long 


Multidisciplinary Association for Psychedelic Studies

organization working to develop psychedelics and marijuana into legal prescription drug s. delivery systems for medical marijuana such as

Medical Use of Cannabis - Medical Marijuana - Part 1Medical Use of Cannabis – Medical Marijuana – Part 1
Medical Use of Cannabis – Medical Marijuana – Part 1.

MarijuanaMarijuana Use and Effects of Marijuana
http://www.webmd.com/mental-health/marijuana-use-and-its-effects
See what your medical symptoms could mean, and learn about possible conditions. Search by name or medical condition. Occasional marijuana use is rarely seriously harmful, but smoking pot has important medical effects. Within minutes, THC and the other substances in marijuana smoke cause short-term medical effects.

marijuana-10546872Marijuana
from sokphhaneeyan, 1 year ago in Health & Medicine
power point presentation


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Limited Medical Marijuana Bill to be Introduced in Pennsylvania
http://www.thedailychronic.net/
His previous bills, including this year's SB 770 Governor Raymond P. Shafer Compassionate Use Medical Marijuana Act, and SB 528 to legalize and regulate recreational sales of marijuana, have failed to gain support among 

Cannabis in Medical Practice: A Legal, Historical, and Pharmacological …
unknown, published 1997, 239 pages