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Tenth Amedndment Center
 
JEFFERSON CITY, Mo. (Mar. 12, 2015) – By a 10-1 vote yesterday, a Missouri state House committee approved a bill that would authorize the farming, production, and sale of industrial hemp in the state, effectively nullifying the federal prohibition on the same.

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Lots of people attended a cannabis conference in DC over the weekend. WUSA

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Jonathan Oosting ~ Michigan Live ~
 
LANSING, MI -- Michigan marijuana advocates have confirmed plans to launch a petition drive later this year and hope to put a legalization proposal on the statewide ballot in 2016.

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Leland Rucker ~ Bouder Weekly
 
About the time you think things couldn’t get any crazier in the American crazyquilt approach to cannabis

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Douglas Ernst ~ The Washington Times
 
North Bonneville, Washington, has the distinction of launching the nation’s first government-run pot shop. Its mayor, Don Stevens, was the first customer.

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Matt Cohen ~ DCist
 
By all accounts, marijuana legalization will take effect at the end of this week. At least, that's what Adam Eidinger is expecting.

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