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Congress Will Not Allow VA Doctors to Discuss Medical Marijuana with Patients

Earlier this week, the House of Representatives gathered on Capitol Hill to hash out the details of an amendment to a bill, which would have allowed physicians working with the Veterans Administration to recommend medical marijuana to their patients. Unfortunately, it did...

60K Marijuana Plants Quarantined Over Pesticide Fears

According to the USA Today, approximately 60,000 marijuana plants have been quarantined and temporarily barred from sale by Denver city officials. The plants were reportedly treated with unapproved pesticides that could lead to health problems when inhaled.

Scientists Debunk Theory That Pot Is a Gateway Drug

A 2012 study claiming marijuana is a gateway drug has been debunked. In fact, fresh analysis shows that poverty, mental illness and peer group pressure are all much stronger predicators of drug use.

Bill That Would Allow Pot Companies to Use Banks Introduced to Congress

A marijuana banking bill was introduced to Congress this week in an effort to allow legal cannabis companies to open bank accounts.

Marijuana Company Funds Summer Job Program for At-Risk Teens

Some Illinois teens could potentially be working in the medical marijuana industry this summer thanks to a generous donation to the city of Bloomington for the creation of a labor program for local youngsters.

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