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If New York legalizes pot, what happens to its medical marijuana program?

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A medical marijuana cultivator sorts through the male and female plants. | David Dermer/AP/Shutterstock On a rainy night in September, hundreds of people packed into the Kumble Theater at Long Island University Brooklyn to talk about pot. The event was one of 15 listening sessions Gov. Andrew Cuomo set up around the state for input to draft legislation that would …

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If New York legalizes pot, what happens to its medical marijuana program?

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A medical marijuana cultivator sorts through the male and female plants. | David Dermer/AP/Shutterstock On a rainy night in September, hundreds of people packed into the Kumble Theater at Long Island University Brooklyn to talk about pot. The event was one of 15 listening sessions Gov. Andrew Cuomo set up around the state for input to draft legislation that would …

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Guest opinion: Utah Medical Cannabis Act is safer, more responsible than Prop 2

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Time moves slowly when you’re in pain. It moves even slower when your loved one is suffering and you are anxious to provide relief. Medical marijuana is a promising solution — even life changing for some — but between sound bites and social media, it’s easy for voters to get bogged down in the “weeds.” Rather than rushing to vote …

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Taxing questions surround medical marijuana proposals

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The question of how much to tax medical marijuana is one of the key differences among the three proposals voters will be choosing from in November. All three ballot initiatives would levy a tax on medical marijuana. Proposition C would set the tax at 2 percent, New Approach Missouri’s Amendment 2 would tax its product at 4 percent, and the …

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Taxing questions surround medical marijuana proposals

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The question of how much to tax medical marijuana is one of the key differences among the three proposals voters will be choosing from in November. All three ballot initiatives would levy a tax on medical marijuana. Proposition C would set the tax at 2 percent, New Approach Missouri’s Amendment 2 would tax its product at 4 percent, and the …

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Taxing questions surround medical marijuana proposals

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The question of how much to tax medical marijuana is one of the key differences among the three proposals voters will be choosing from in November. All three ballot initiatives would levy a tax on medical marijuana. Proposition C would set the tax at 2 percent, New Approach Missouri’s Amendment 2 would tax its product at 4 percent, and the …

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Upper Arlington medical marijuana clinic reaches out with local billboard

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(Photo: Submitted photo) CHILLICOTHE – An Upper Arlington medical marijuana clinic says its billboard on U.S. 35 in Chillicothe is less about recruiting patients and more about raising awareness of an alternative for the treatment of chronic pain. The Ohio Green Team’s #nomorepills advertising and clinic itself stems from personal loss for founders Ryan Brown, 36, and Brandon Durbin, 30. …

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OKLAHOMA VIEWPOINTS: Implementing medical marijuana

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It’s been over three months since Oklahomans approved State Question 788, which legalized medicinal marijuana. The state health department opened the application process near the end of July, and has received thousands of patient and caregiver applications, as well as more than a thousand dispensary applications. It will be months before growers have marijuana available to be processed, and more …