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How To Use Water Pipes for Smoking and Dabbing

By Pete R. So you’re interested in the world of bongs, bubblers, and water pipes for dabbing as well, but you don’t know a whole lot about getting started. We’ve got you covered! We break down the usage of each water pipe so you can feel more confident in using it for the first time. …

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Study: Cannabinoids Reduce Frequency of Migraines

By Paul Armentano, NORML The prolonged daily administration of cannabinoids is associated with a reduction in migraine headache frequency, according to clinical trial data presented at the 3rd Congress of the European Academy of Neurology. Italian researchers compared the efficacy of oral cannabinoid treatments versus amitriptyline – an anti-depressant commonly prescribed for migraines – in 79 chronic migraine patients over …

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Up to 230,000 Jobs Created by Legal Marijuana Industry

By Phillip Smith, StoptheDrugWar.org It’s been less than four years since the first legal recreational sales in the United States took place in Colorado, but since then, the US marijuana industry has been creating jobs at rapid pace, and there are now more people employed in the pot industry than there are working in a …

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The Ultimate Vape Guide

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By TheVape.Guide Introducing The Vape Guide We are a small group of avid Vapers that came together to guide users when buying a new vaporizer and reduce the guesses you have to make when searching for the best vaporizer for your needs. Together with every review, you will find our recommendations on where to purchase from, …

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Washington Governor Signs Legislation Expanding Medical Cannabis Access

By Justin Strekal, NORML Political Director Governor Jay Inslee has signed legislation, Senate Bill 5131, expanding patients’ access to medical cannabis and instructing regulators to consider home cultivation by non-patients. The new law for the first time allows registered patients to legally purchase marijuana seeds, clones, and immature plants from licensed providers. Other provisions in …

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Racial Disparity In Marijuana Arrest Rates Increasing, Finds New Study

By Paul Armentano, NORML Deputy Director African Americans in Virginia are arrested for marijuana possession at more than three times the rates of whites, and this disparity is rising. This is according to an analysis of statewide arrest data by Virginia Commonwealth University’s Capital News Service. Researchers reviewed 160,000 state and local arrest records from …

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Indoor Marijuana Growing Systems

By Robert Bergman, ILoveGrowingMariuana.com Indoor marijuana growing: There’s more than one way to go about it. Here’s a look at some of the options. Once you have decided to grow your own marijuana, one of the first decisions to make is whether you to grow indoors or outdoors. Preparing to grow indoors has its own …

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Study: CBD-Rich Marijuana Reduces Seizure Frequency

By NORML The administration of whole-plant cannabis extracts rich in the cannabinoid cannabidol (CBD) is associated with reduced seizure frequency in patients with refractory epilepsy, according to data published online ahead of print in the journal Epilepsy & Behavior. Researchers performed a retrospective chart review of the clinical records of 272 patients who were taking …

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Vertical Farming, the New Trend in Marijuana Cultivation

Vertical Farming

By Alice, ILoveGrowingMarijuana.com With its ability to increase yields in limited spaces, vertical farming has become the newest trend in marijuana growing. With many states across the United States moving to legalize the use of marijuana in some form, new entrepreneurs and investors in the marijuana industry are searching for ways to increase yields in …

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So We Have Attorney General Jeff Sessions – What’s Next For Marijuana?

By Justin Strekal, NORML Political Director Jeff Sessions is officially Attorney General of the United States. What now? Despite historic opposition, members of the United States Senate voted 52 to 47 last week to approve the nomination of Alabama Sen. Jeff Sessions for US Attorney General. NORML thanks the tens of thousands of you who responded …

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