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Legalization Doesn’t Increase Problematic Marijuana Use, Study Finds

A new study concludes that state marijuana legalization laws are not associated with increases in “problematic” cannabis consumption or with more impulsive behaviors. “The results indicated that participants’ problematic cannabis use and impulsivity was not different whether they resided in states where cannabis is legal for medical and/or recreational use or prohibited,” the researchers, who are

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A Complete History of Marijuana, According To Scientists

New studies on marijuana are churned out nearly every day, with most of them focusing on novel findings about the plant’s therapeutic potential and the implications of legalization. But cannabis itself isn’t new. Far from it. And a study published this month in the Journal of Ethnopharmacology documents the fascinating evolution of humanity’s relationship with

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House GOP Blocks Marijuana Tax Fairness Vote

The powerful House Rules Committee has blocked lawmakers from voting on another marijuana-related measure. This time, the panel prevented an amendment to allow cannabis growers, sellers and processors to deduct business expenses in the same manner that companies in other sectors can from advancing to the House floor. Under a federal provision enacted in the

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Willie Nelson Wants To Smoke Marijuana With Trump And Putin

Willie Nelson Wants To Smoke Marijuana With Trump And Putin Everyone’s favorite country singer and legendary stoner Willie Nelson says he’d be glad to smoke weed with Donald Trump, Vladimir Putin and Barack Obama. The Red Headed Stranger made the revelations in an appearance on The Late Show With Stephen Colbert this week. The host

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