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Orange Park medical marijuana dispensary raided

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An Orange Park medical marijuana dispensary is closed after a Tuesday night raid by local law enforcement. Orange Park police claim the medical marijuana dispensary was operating illegally inside the town of Orange Park. The Town of Orange Park’s Police Chief Gary Goble says the store has been operating without a license selling marijuana to people without a prescription. "We …

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Man says he was turned away from bank due to medical marijuana use: “This is between me & my doctor”

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Darren Steven Miller GRANITE CITY, Illinois — An Illinois man says he was refused service from his bank because he’s a legal medical marijuana user. Darren Steven Miller was one of the first patients in Illinois’ Metro East area to obtain a card allowing him to legally buy medical marijuana under the state’s program. He has stage three Multiple Sclerosis …

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Tight Regulations Could Inhibit Investment in Australia’s Medical Marijuana Market

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As legalized marijuana continues to gain support across the United States, investors have become increasingly interested in backing start-ups in the growing industry. Some in the U.S. have expanded their research into foreign markets. One country that seems ripe for investment is Australia, where the government approved the production and sale of medical marijuana this year. However, Australia plans to …

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Local clinics optimistic about medical marijuana program expansion

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Please install the latest Adobe Flash Player Plugin to watch this content. AMHERST, N.Y. (WIVB)- New York’s Department of Health recently announced nurse practitioners will have the power to certify patients for the state’s medical marijuana program. “Our patients ask us daily and it’s difficult because we just don’t have a space for these patients,” said family nurse practitioner, Kathryn …

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Should Medical Marijuana Be Extended to NFL Players?

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BUFFALO, N.Y. — The agent who represents Buffalo Bills offensive tackle Seantrel Henderson is speaking out. This comes following news of the player’s 10 game suspension for using medical marijuana to help him deal with Crohn’s disease. Henderson’s agent, Brian Fettner, says his client is devastated by the suspension, his second of this year. Fettner says Henderson has been struggling …

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Trump Supports Medical Marijuana, Then Picks Prohibitionist For Health Secretary

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On the campaign trail, President-elect Donald Trump boasted of his support of medical marijuana . But the recent appointment of House Representative Tom Price (R-Georgia) to cabinet suggests that his enthusiasm for cannabis reform has cooled off since winning the election. Price will serve as Health and Human Services secretary – a position that has some say over the legality …

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Deputies raid illegal medical marijuana dispensary

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ORANGE PARK, Fla. – An illegal medical marijuana dispensary in Orange Park was shut down after authorities raided the business Tuesday evening, according to the Clay County Sheriff’s Office. For the last few weeks, a business on Kingsley Avenue, near the Orange Park Police Department, had been selling marijuana without a license to people without a prescription, deputies said. Authorities …