Samples of medical marijuana are displayed at Canna Care in Sacramento, Calif. The evangelical medical marijuna supplier is in a public battle with the IRS over a nearly $900,000 tax penalty. The dispensary is shown in August 2009. (Paul Kitagaki Jr./Sacramento Bee/MCT)

Sales Tax Proposed on Medical Marijuana In California

February 17, 2016
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California has the oldest medical marijuana program in the US and this is the state that voted to legalize medical marijuana in the year 1996. Also, California is home to the largest medical marijuana industry in America and following this one thing that everyone anti...

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Australia Looks to Legalize Medicinal Cannabis

February 16, 2016
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Australian authorities are seeking to legalize the cultivation of medicinal cannabis in order to supply the local patients in need of the green drug. The nation even aims at successfully creating an export industry to have a strong foot hold in the booming global dema...

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Canada Soon To Legalize Cannabis Nationally

December 14, 2015
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The newly elected Prime Minister of Canada Justin Trudeau has promised to act quickly on the countrywide legalization of marijuana for general (including recreational) purposes. This will make Canada the first G-20 country to end marijuana prohibition on a national sc...

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Cannabis Legalization Can Bring Jobs and Billions in Tax

October 14, 2015
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Recent studies have shown that legalization of marijuana in more provinces of Canada can help the weed to become an industry bigger than forestry. Besides creating record number of jobs, the legalization can bring in new tax revenue streams amounting to billions. Coup...

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Colorado wants to emphasize on organic marijuana

October 12, 2015
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In the US, the state of Colorado has proposed some new rules that would cut down on the number of pesticides permitted for growing marijuana crops. They will be reduced to 75 from 200. The ones that will be allowed are least detrimental and already allowed by federal...

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Cannabis Oil to be Available for Registered Patients

October 9, 2015
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Many of Canada’s medical cannabis producers are ready to release marijuana oils for patients who are permitted to use the weed but not comfortable with smoking or taking it in vaporized form to relieve their symptoms. It was in July that Health Canada gave cultivato...

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Legislators in California Pass Medical Cannabis Regulation

September 16, 2015
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To regulate the state’s medical marijuana industry for the first time since it started under the 1966 Compassionate Use Act, California legislators have passed a package of bills. Under this package, patients will need a doctor’s recommendation for legal purchase...

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Marijuana Tourism: A Popular and Budding Business

August 26, 2015
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As recreational use of marijuana is now legal in states of Colorado, Washington, Oregon, Alaska and the District of Columbia, the tourist interest in all these cities has increased significantly. Moreover, cannabis has been legalized for medicinal use in 23 states and...

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North Carolina Legalizes Medical Marijuana Extracts

July 22, 2015
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In North Carolina parents seem excited to get their children treated with some form of marijuana extracts. The main focus is on the treatment of epilepsy, the credit goes to the state government. However, the government will make sure that it is only legally used by b...

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Ottawa gets its first center for medical cannabis

June 30, 2015
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Good news for those who were waiting for access to medicinal marijuana in Ottawa. The first center in the city is now open. It is located in the Hintonburg neighborhood and is owned by National Access Cannabis, a company that also educates and guides people for use of...

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