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Canadian government announces new task force to consult on legalization of marijuana; law expected to be tabled in spring 2017 - Global News

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California recreational marijuana initiative 2016

Initiative to legalize recreational marijuana in California qualifies for November ballot, officials say - AP, @AndrewEdwardsLB

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California, US

#BREAKING: CA voters to decide whether to legalize recreational marijuana this fall after initiative qualifies: https://t.co/k4W5hckxvM - @nbcsandiego


Houston, TX

More than a dozen people at Houston's Hermann Park transported to hospitals after possibly overdose of synthetic marijuana, officials say - ABC 13

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Baltimore Ravens

Statement: Eugene Monroe, who became the 1st active NFL Player to advocate for medical cannabis, on being released from the Baltimore Ravens: 'One thing is for sure: whatever happens in terms of my professional football career, I will never stop pushing for the League to accept medical cannabis as a viable option for pain management' - @MrEugeneMonroe

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Ohio, US

Ohio Gov. John Kasich signs bill authorizing doctors to prescribe marijuana derivatives - Columbus Dispatch

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Walnut Park, CA

#BREAKING: Two would-be robbers shot, injured at possible marijuana dispensary in Walnut Park https://t.co/Ly6ZCU5fkU - @NBCLA


Florida, US

RT @MManzoniWFTV: #BREAKING: @OrangeCoSheriff's deputies say two suspects face marijuana trafficking charges after agents say they found a… - @WFTV


Florida, US

RT @MManzoniWFTV: #BREAKING: @OrangeCoSheriff's deputies are at what they're telling us is a marijuana grow house on Buck Rd. #WFTV https:/… - @WFTV


Massachusetts, US

Report: Doctor suspended, medical marijuana clinic under investigation in Massachusetts trooper's death in March - FOX 25 WFXT


Markieff Morris

Washington Wizards Markieff Morris detained at Philadelphia airport today after 'suspected marijuana' allegedly found in his bag, per law enforcement - @gonzoCSN

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Tampa, FL

Photo: Tampa, Fla., police displace $500,000 worth of 'spice,' or synthetic marijuana, from a raid on a storage unit - @adamzwiner

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Toronto, Ontario, Canada

Police raiding several pot dispensaries in Toronto in trafficking probe - NEWSTALK 1010

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Ohio, US

Ohio's Legislature approves bill that would legalize limited use of medical marijuana - Reuters

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Louisiana, US

Louisiana Gov. John Bel Edwards signs medical marijuana expansion bill into law - WAFB

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Colorado marijuana law

Colorado school district approves first policy in state to allow therapeutic administration of cannabinoid products on school property

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Orlando, FL

Orlando, Fla., City Council passes marijuana decriminalization ordinance by 4-3 vote - My News 13

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Hawaii, US

Hawaii awards 8 licenses for medical marijuana dispensaries but not to actor and activist Woody Harrelson - AP

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2016 US elections

Marijuana legalization will be on Maine's 2016 ballot, secretary of state says - @mikeshepherdME

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Maine, US

Marijuana vote will be on November ballot https://t.co/CWrR2eMc25 #breaking - @WMTWTV