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Roger Stone Lobbying Group Pushes Trump to Legalize Marijuana Nationwide

Source:Infowars
Date: 22 June 2017
Author: Kelen McBreen

Trump insider and Infowars contributor Roger Stone has created a lobbying group called The United States Cannabis Coalition (USCC) that hopes to convince President Trump to legalize marijuana nationwide.
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Monsanto Creates First Genetically Modified Strain of Marijuana

Main Source: World News Daily Report
Date: April 9th, 2015
Author: Bob Flanagan

St-Louis, MO | Monsanto, the multi-billion agribusiness giant, has announced today it has patented the first genetically modified strain of marijuana.

The news that has been welcomed by scientists and leaders of the agriculture business alike as a move forward towards the industrial use of marijuana and hemp products could bring a major shift towards marijuana policies in the U.S.A. and ultimately, to the world. Continue reading Monsanto Creates First Genetically Modified Strain of Marijuana

Alaska Becomes 3rd State With Legal Marijuana

ABC News
February 23, 2015
By MOLLY DISCHNER Associated Press

Smoking, growing and possessing marijuana becomes legal in America’s wildest state Tuesday, thanks to a voter initiative aimed at clearing away 40 years of conflicting laws and court rulings.

Making Alaska the third state to legalize recreational marijuana was the goal of a coalition including libertarians, rugged individualists and small-government Republicans who prize the privacy rights enshrined in the state’s constitution.

But when they voted 53-47 percent last November to legalize marijuana use by adults in private places, they left many of the details to lawmakers and regulators to sort out.

Meanwhile, Alaska Native leaders worry that legalization will bring new temptations to communities already confronting high rates of drug and alcohol abuse, domestic violence and suicide. Continue reading Alaska Becomes 3rd State With Legal Marijuana