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Contaminant Found in Marijuana Vaping Products Linked to Deadly Lung Illnesses

Health officials investigating a number of lung illnesses linked to vaping have discovered a common chemical found in products used by those afflicted, the Washington Post reports. The officials speculate that this chemical, which is derived from vitamin E, may be a contaminant linked to the rash...
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Mom Orders "Moana" Cake for Daughter's Birthday, Gets Marijuana Cake With Tramp Stamp Instead

Kensii Davis is a huge fan of the Disney movie Moana. So when it came time for the Georgia woman to celebrate her 25th birthday, her mom ordered a Moana ice-cream cake from a Dairy Queen in Milledgeville. But the DQ misheard "Moana" as "marijuana" and made a marijuana-themed cake on accident--...
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Illinois Becomes 11th State to Legalize Recreational Marijuana

Governor J.B. Pritzker signed legislation Tuesday making Illinois the 11th state to approve recreational marijuana. The new law means that nearly 800,000 people with criminal records may have those records expunged, a provision minority lawmakers and interest groups demanded. It also gives cannabis...
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Using Opioids & Marijuana Together Can Relieve Pain Without Causing Addiction

New research suggests that you can prevent addiction and experience more effective pain relief by using marijuana and opioids together. In a study presented Tuesday at the American Society of Pharmacology and Experimental Therapeutics, researchers found that while both substances impair cognitive...
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Smoking Pot Daily Quintuples Users' Risk for Developing Psychosis

Smoking weed daily quintuples users' chance of developing psychosis, according to the largest study to ever examine the impact of marijuana on psychotic-disorder rates. And the risk is especially pronounced if the pot is particularly potent. “If you decide to use high-potency marijuana, you should...
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Dallas Cowboy Smokes Weed While Announcing That He's Quitting NFL Over Marijuana Policy

Last week, defensive lineman David Irving, who played for the Dallas Cowboys last season, was suspended indefinitely by the NFL for violating the league's drug policy. In an Instagram video Thursday, Irving announced that he was quitting pro football until the NFL loosened up its stance toward...
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Local Authorities Speak Out Against Marijuana Legalization

Local law enforcement officials from across our area gathered in Livingston County Thursday to voice their opposition to the legalization of marijuana in New York State. Their main message was simple. They said it's all about safety. Like many opponents to legalization, they claim crime and highway...
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How Soon Could Recreational Marijuana Be Legalized in New York?

According to the Associated Press Governor Andrew Cuomo is confident legislation to vote on the legalization of recreational marijuana can still be part of the state budget, which is due on April 1. Earlier this week Democratic Assembly Speaker Carl Heastie said there may not be enough time to...
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You can get marijuana pizza in Massachusetts

Stoners who cook are some of the most creative people ever. There is a medical marijuana dispensary in Massachusetts that is selling pizza laced with marijuana. The creators put THC (the active ingredient in marijuana) in the tomato sauce, and apparently it is a hit (no pun intended, I swear)! But...
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