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Marijuana Stocks: Three That Are Ready To Take Off in 2017

Marijuana Stocks

By Keith Speights, The Motley Fool Marijuana stocks enjoyed a terrific year in 2016. Barring increased enforcement of federal laws prohibiting the sale of marijuana, many of these stocks should continue to do well this year. Put GW Pharmaceuticals (NASDAQ:GWPH), Insys Therapeutics (NASDAQ:INSY), and Scotts Miracle-Gro (NYSE:SMG) near the top of the list of marijuana …

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Painkiller Producer Donates $500,000 to Fight Cannabis Legalization in Arizona

Surprise, surprise, the pharmaceutical industry is worried about the legalization of cannabis, a substance studies have shown reduces the use of painkillers. Insys Therapeutics, a painkiller manufacturer based in¬†Chandler, Arizona, has donated $500,000 to Arizonans for Responsible Drug Policy, the main opposition group the Proposition 205 to legalize cannabis (up for a vote this November). …

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