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IRS targeted non-profits with names including “medical marijuana,” “progressive”

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A federal watchdog has identified as many as 146 cases in which the Internal Revenue Service may have targeted liberal-leaning groups for extra scrutiny based on their names or political leanings, a finding that could undermine claims that conservatives were unfairly targeted under President Barack Obama. The Treasury Inspector General for Tax Administration (TIGTA) reviewed cases between May 2010 and …

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A QUARTER of cancer patients use marijuana to treat their symptoms and 75% want to try it, study finds

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One-fourth of cancer patients in the US have used marijuana as a treatment within the past year, a new study has found. And 75 percent are investigating the drug – but most are turning to less-official sources to find out about the benefits, rather than asking their doctors. Researchers are warning that it is dangerous for these patients to consult …

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Medical Marijuana, Inc. Subsidiary Kannaway® Announces Exclusive Seven Day Cruise from San Diego, California, to Cabo San Lucas, Mexico

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Kannaway Executive Team (From Left: Brad Tayles, Alex Grapov, Blake Schroeder, Chris Mahlmann, Justin Stephens, Steve Jones) Photo Credit: CMW Media The incentive event will celebrate the top leaders in the Kannaway® family. "We look forward to engaging our Kannaway® leaders on our inaugural Incentive Trip," said Kannaway® CEO Blake Schroeder. "Over 70 Kannaway distributorships qualified for the cruise, well …

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New Lakeland clinic devoted to medical marijuana treatment

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Hide caption LAKELAND — Dr. Aida Cuascut-Reyes says she’s haunted by the screams of a patient whose rectal cancer caused such excruciating pain that not even morphine could ease her suffering. Cuascut-Reyes wishes the woman had lived long enough to be treated with medical marijuana. Based on her experience with other patients, the doctor thinks it might have lessened the …

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Federal Hill is getting a medical marijuana dispensary

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A medical marijuana dispensary is planned for an empty retail space at 35 E. Cross St. in… more Ryan Sharrow A medical marijuana dispensary is set to open in Federal Hill along Cross Street, the busy stretch of bars and restaurants in one of Baltimore’s most popular neighborhoods. Pure Life Medical Inc. is one of 102 dispensary businesses to win …

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City gives initial approval to guidelines for medical marijuana dispensaries

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Council member Bill Phillips questioned whether asking for more requirements of dispensaries and pharmacies would raise fairness issues. NEW PORT RICHEY — The city has taken the first step toward establishing guidelines for medical marijuana dispensaries that might be looking to open in New Port Richey. Medical marijuana dispensaries will not be allowed in New Port Richey’s downtown zoning district, …

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City gives initial approval to guidelines for medical marijuana dispensaries

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Council member Bill Phillips questioned whether asking for more requirements of dispensaries and pharmacies would raise fairness issues. NEW PORT RICHEY — The city has taken the first step toward establishing guidelines for medical marijuana dispensaries that might be looking to open in New Port Richey. Medical marijuana dispensaries will not be allowed in New Port Richey’s downtown zoning district, …