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Some in the cannabis industry have expressed optimism that the Trump administration will let states decide their own cannabis policies. But Spicer's comments are the first indication that a crackdown is coming.
Experts and government officials indicated that it is still too early to tell how the administration will handle the issue. Nevertheless, cannabis stocks are tanking.
A new study out of the U.K. found that teens with high test scores are twice as likely to be regular cannabis consumers and 50 percent more likely to use the cannabis occasionally compared with students that had lower test scores.
The Dutch House of Representatives passed a measure to legalize cannabis cultivation in a narrow 77 to 72 vote. The legislation would regulate cannabis cultivation, and allow coffeeshops to purchase cannabis from licensed growers. The bill is aimed at removing the grey market of illegal cultivators selling cannabis to licensed cannabis cafes.
This week, we bring you a playlist of nostalgic, funky sounds. 'Middle Eastern Groove' offers a blend of pop and folk music, from Ziad Rahbani to Osman İşmen.
Lawmakers from both parties are announcing the launch of a Congressional cannabis caucus today. Despite the uncertainty of how a Trump administration will handle the issue, "[legalization] is happening all across the country, and its going to continue," said Rep. Blumenauer.
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