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David Madden
August 06, 2020 - 12:52 pm
This November, New Jersey voters will decide on a constitutional amendment that would allow adults to legally use marijuana. Proponents of the plan are rolling out a $2 million media campaign. Read more here.
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The Greenroom booth at the Philadelphia Flower Show presents information on medical marijuana.
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Hadas Kuznits
February 29, 2020 - 4:57 pm
Philadelphia Flower Show attendees interested in medical marijuana can get more information at a new booth that debuted at this year's show. Read more here.
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John McDevitt
February 21, 2020 - 3:38 pm
The Pennsylvania Department of Health approved four more clinical registrants to be a part of the state’s first-in-the-nation research program for medical marijuana. Read more here.
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KYW Staff
January 29, 2020 - 6:11 pm
Researchers from Vanderbilt University Medical Center reporting in the journal Neuron have found marijuana may activate receptors in the brain that may protect against anxiety. Read more here.
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Pennsylvania Capitol
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Justin Udo
January 23, 2020 - 1:54 pm
Pennsylvania House Speaker Mike Turzai will not run for reelection in a critical year when Democrats are aiming to take control of the chamber. Read more here.
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Cannabis grower displays medical marijuana plants.
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AP News
January 13, 2020 - 10:19 am
A year ago, marijuana legalization looked like it was on a roll in the Northeast — it had already passed in three of the region’s states and was a priority for governors in three more, including the populous New York. Read more here.
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Philadelphia Customs and Border Protection narcotics detector dog Dasha.
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Kimberly Adams
January 10, 2020 - 8:53 pm
Philadelphia Customs and Border Protection starts off the new year with a new drug seizure after last summer's record breaking cocaine discovery at the Packer Avenue Terminal. Read more here.
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David Madden
January 08, 2020 - 1:41 pm
After a year-long probe in Central Jersey, two dozen people have been charged in a large-scale marijuana ring, in which they allegedly laced popular candies with THC. Read more here.
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CBD products for pets
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AP News
January 07, 2020 - 2:44 pm
Companies have unleashed hundreds of CBD pet health products accompanied by glowing customer testimonials claiming the cannabis derivative produced calmer, quieter and pain-free dogs and cats. But some of these products are all bark and no bite. Read more here.
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Jackie Ryan of Forest Park, Ill., becomes the first person in Illinois to purchase recreational marijuana as she purchases marijuana products from employee Brea Mooney left, at Sunnyside dispensary Wednesday, Jan. 1, 2020, in Chicago.
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AP News
January 01, 2020 - 1:28 pm
The sale of marijuana for recreational purposes became legal Wednesday in Illinois to the delight of pot fans — many who began lining up hours early at dispensaries. Read more here.
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