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Mailman busted trying to knock down medical marijuana dispensary door

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Police arrested a uniformed mailman who tried to knock down the door of an East Village medical marijuana dispensary Saturday before striking two officers who tried to stop him, cops said. Daniel Jean, 30, got into an argument with a 53-year-old employee at the Columbia Care Medical Marijuana Dispensary on East 14th Street near Third Avenue around 2:30 p.m. because …

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Bills on guns, medical marijuana among those dead for year

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COLUMBIA, S.C. (AP) – South Carolina legislation that lets more people carry guns, legalizes medical marijuana and borrows money to repair public buildings statewide are among proposals dead for the year. While they received attention, one issue eclipsed all others this legislative session – fixing South Carolina’s deteriorating roadways. Legislators are poised to pass South Carolina’s first gas tax hike …

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Mailman Arrested For Allegedly Kicking In Door Of East Village Medical Marijuana Dispensary, Fighting Cops

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The building where the alleged incident began. (Google Maps) A U.S. Postal Service employee trying to deliver mail to a medical marijuana dispensary yesterday got into an argument with a security guard that ended with him allegedly kicking in a door and fighting with police. According to cops, mailman Daniel Jean, 30, tried to deliver mail to the Columbia Care …

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Bills on guns, medical marijuana among those dead for year

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South Carolina legislation that lets more people carry guns, legalizes medical marijuana and borrows money to repair public buildings statewide are among proposals dead for the year. While they received attention, one issue eclipsed all others this legislative session — fixing South Carolina’s deteriorating roadways. Legislators are poised to pass South Carolina’s first gas tax hike in 30 years, if …

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John Morgan after medical marijuana legislation dies: Ben Pollara ‘f*cked’ the patients

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The headline writers had an easy job Friday night after the Florida Legislature failed to agree on rules to enact the medical marijuana amendment supported by 71 percent of Florida voters last November. “Medical marijuana deal goes up in smoke,” blared the Tallahassee Democrat . “Up in smoke: Legislature can’t agree on medical marijuana,” read the Associated Press . In …

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Florida’s medical marijuana deal goes up in smoke

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TALLAHASSEE (NSF) – Unable to bridge a gap over how many marijuana dispensaries the state should have, Florida lawmakers Friday failed to pass legislation that would have created a framework to carry out a constitutional amendment legalizing medical marijuana for a wide variety of patients. Implementation of the voter-approved amendment now rests in the hands of state health officials, who …

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Bills on Georgia medical marijuana, beer sales still in flux

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ATLANTA — Gov. Nathan Deal has largely cleared his desk of contentious bills, including a new law allowing permit-holders to carry concealed firearms on public college campuses he signed on Thursday. But Deal still has several days to consider remaining bills before Tuesday’s deadline for his signature or veto. Any legislation that Deal doesn’t act on within 40 days of …

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Examining West Virginia’s Medical Marijuana Law

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FILE – This April 15, 2017 file photo shows marijuana plants for sale at the ShowGrow dispensary a medical marijuana provider in downtown Los Angeles. This year is poised to be a big one for legalized marijuana, with California and other states that recently approved recreational pot coming online. Yet uncertainty over the Trump administration’s intents toward pot enforcement has …