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Negative Health Effects Of Marijuana Shouldn’t Deter Federal Legalization

Negative Health Effects Of Marijuana Shouldn’t Deter Federal Legalization
It shouldn’t matter that marijuana might cause some users to have health issues, only that continued prohibition causes problems for everyone.
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Mexico + Clarence Thomas = Weed legalization? Don’t bet on it

Mexico’s Supreme Court abolished prohibition (again), and one US justice looks like he’d do the same. Here’s what it really means.
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Scientists Discover Life Is The Leading Cause Of Death

Scientists Discover Life Is The Leading Cause Of Death
In the real world, people should try to take care of their health, but public health advice should be realistic.  
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Marijuana Prohibition Is Now Costing The US $53 Billion Every Year

Marijuana Prohibition Is Now Costing The US $53 Billion Every Year
Legalization is not only about creating jobs and tax revenue, it’s also about not wasting $53 billion annually.
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Marijuana Is Bipartisan, But That Doesn’t Mean Federal Legalization Is A Sure Thing

Marijuana Is Bipartisan, But That Doesn’t Mean Federal Legalization Is A Sure Thing
Democrats and Republicans alike support the legalization of marijuana and continue to fight for it on Capitol Hill.
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Federal Marijuana Legalization Could Mimic End Of Alcohol Prohibition

Federal Marijuana Legalization Could Mimic End Of Alcohol Prohibition
In 1933, President Roosevelt believed that legalizing low ABV booze would reduce unemployment and provide the nation with much-needed tax revenue.
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How Texans Fight for Medical Cannabis Access

CANNABIS CULTURE – Despite barriers to advancing medical legislation in Texas, there are over 30 organizations dedicated to justice surrounding cannabis laws and regulations.  One is an advocacy group based in the Dallas area, called Safe Access Texas….

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After a Bright Start, Zimbabwe’s Legal Cannabis Market Hits the Skids

CANNABIS CULTURE – Zimbabwe’s cannabis legalization initiative once held great promise, but now government overreach and excess taxation have ground progress down to a halt — and sent many  back to the black market. Zimbabwe has just found out how mar…