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Survey: 56 Percent Of Doctors Say Medical Marijuana Should Be Legalized Nationally

A new survey has found that a majority of doctors say that medical marijuana should be legalized nationally.

04/03/2014

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Senate Passes Bill To Regulate Medical Marijuana

A measure to overhaul the state’s medical marijuana system cleared the Senate Saturday as the state moves to merge that largely unregulated market with the still-developing legal recreational market.

03/08/2014

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Most Doctors At Forum Oppose Medical Marijuana

Most of the doctors polled at a Minnesota Medical Association forum oppose the legislation that legalizes medical marijuana.

03/06/2014

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1st Washington Pot License Goes To Guy Named Green

Sean Green, a medical marijuana dispensary operator from Spokane, is due to be issued a producer-processor license under the state’s recreational pot law at the Liquor Control Board meeting in Olympia on Wednesday morning.

CBS Seattle–03/05/2014

Several Oregon communities want the option to prohibit medical marijuana dispensaries in their neighborhoods. (Getty Images)

Oregon Communities Seek Option To Ban Medical Pot

State lawmakers considering whether Oregon communities should be allowed to ban medical marijuana dispensaries.

02/12/2014

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Keidel: NFL Mansions And Expansions

Forever high on hubris, the sport is pondering extra games, playoff teams, and new franchises, perhaps in London or Los Angeles. And it feels like all are in the name of profit, not principle.

02/07/2014

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Study: Suicide Rates Fell In States Where Medical Marijuana Is Legal

A recently conducted study indicates a relationship between decreasing suicide rates and the legalization of medical marijuana in some states.

02/05/2014

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Carroll: NFL Should See If Medicinal Pot Can Help

Pete Carroll is in support of the NFL looking further into whether medicinal marijuana could be beneficial for players.

1090 The Fan–01/27/2014

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Wash. Tries To Collect More In Medical Pot Taxes

The state is trying to collect more taxes from Washington’s unregulated medical marijuana system, even as lawmakers are considering whether to completely overhaul it.

CBS Seattle–12/31/2013

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Lynnwood Returns 6 Pounds Of Pot To Patients

The city of Lynnwood, Wash., has returned 202 dead marijuana plants and 6 pounds of drying pot that was seized from a group of medical marijuana patients more than a year ago.

CBS Seattle–10/30/2013

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