Tag: Marijuana

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UK Reviews Medical Marijuana Ban

LONDON (AP) — The British government announced Tuesday it would move to lift its ban on cannabis-based medicines, amid mounting criticism over the denial of treatment to severely epileptic children. But it rejected calls to legalize marijuana for recreational use.

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Woody Harrelson Mocks Mike Pence’s Christian Faith

Oscar-nominated actor Woody Harrelson said he and U.S. Vice President Mike Pence palled around some at Hanover College in the 1980s but would probably not be friends today due to Pence’s Christianity, because he has “that kind of fervor that you really don’t want.”

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NFL Marijuana Testing Period Begins on 4/20

The NFL decided to open their marijuana testing window on Thursday, April 20th. In other words, the NFL decided to begin testing their athletes on 4/20.

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Ricky Williams Hosting a Super Bowl Pot Party in California

Attorney General Jeff Sessions may not get an invite, but if you’re in the Hollywood, California, area during the Super Bowl, the rest of you just might be able to attend a pot party hosted by Heisman Trophy winner Ricky Williams.

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Cory Gardner Threatens Jeff Sessions over Tougher Marijuana Policy

Sen. Cory Gardner (R-CO) is threatening to block future nominees for Department of Justice positions in response to Attorney General Jeff Sessions’ planned announcement Thursday of a new, potentially tougher tougher policy on marijuana.

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Marijuana is Now Legal in California — If You Can Find It

Recreational use of marijuana is officially legal in the State of California as of New Year’s Day — provided that consumers can find someone to sell it to them at licensed dispensaries, which are still in short supply.