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The Columbian / Associated Press

PUBLISHED: January 14th 2018

HARRISBURG, Pa. — The federal government says grass and guns don’t mix, and that is putting gun owners who use marijuana — and the strongly pro-gun-rights administration of President Donald Trump — in a potentially

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Mrs. Nice Guy

PUBLISHED: January 13th 2018

I got this strain Blue Shark as a sample from one of Oregon’s first organic competetions called the Cultivation Classic. It was one of many samples I received that day. The post Weed Porn: Blue

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The Columbian / Associated Press

PUBLISHED: January 11th 2018

Legalizing marijuana nationwide would create at least $132 billion in tax revenue and more than a million new jobs across the United States in the next decade, according to a new study. New Frontier Data,

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The Columbian / Associated Press

PUBLISHED: January 11th 2018

PORTLAND, Maine — The Trump administration’s anti-marijuana move has some members of the president’s voting base fuming. Fans of President Donald Trump who use marijuana say Attorney General Jeff Sessions’ move to tighten federal oversight

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The Columbian / Associated Press

PUBLISHED: January 7th 2018

If you believe the enthusiasts, industrial hemp could be the comeback story of our time – if given a chance. Potential uses abound for the plant, a primary cash crop as clothing, oil and rope

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The Columbian / Associated Press

PUBLISHED: January 5th 2018

SALEM, Ore. — When U.S. Attorney General Jeff Sessions green-lighted federal prosecutions of marijuana lawbreakers, the vast majority of U.S. states that allow some form of medical marijuana were unexpectedly placed at risk of a

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The Columbian / Associated Press

PUBLISHED: January 5th 2018

Attorney General Jeff Sessions’ decision Thursday to scrap an Obama administration policy that offered legal shelter for state-sanctioned marijuana sales does not necessarily mean a wave of federal drug busts. But it could crimp California’s

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The Columbian / Associated Press

PUBLISHED: January 4th 2018

As of December 2017, the city of Vancouver received $361,773 in marijuana excise taxes. Those funds pay for an additional six police officers each year. Natasha Ramras, interim finance director, said they expect to keep

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The Columbian / Associated Press

PUBLISHED: January 4th 2018

SALEM, Ore. — Oregon’s governor said Thursday that the state will fight U.S. Attorney General Jeff Sessions’ move to roll back a lenient policy on federal enforcement of the drug. “Voters in Oregon were clear

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The Columbian / Associated Press

PUBLISHED: January 4th 2018

Newly announced plans to tighten enforcement of federal marijuana laws have jolted the recreational marijuana industry, which has flourished in recent years but never seemed complacent. U.S. Attorney General Jeff Sessions announced Thursday he would

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