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Denver Police Cracking Down on Craigslist Marijuana Sales

Denver Police Cracking Down on Craigslist Marijuana Sales

If you’ve ever spent any time on Craigslist you know that there are some people on there selling weed, harder drugs and even sex. In Denver, as one might imagine, there are more than the normal amount of people selling marijuana.

There are hundreds of them it seems, which should be of no surprise. You can find anything on Craigslist and in a place like Denver – a city with a legal recreational cannabis industry doing battle with a long-entrenched black market – you can find a lot of weed.

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Weedmaps Sues Competing App for Theft of Information

Weedmaps Sues Competing App for Theft of Information

TMZ reports that the internet locator for dispensaries, Weedmaps, claims that competing app Where’s Weed gained access to their client database which enabled Where’s Weed a glimpse into Weedmaps’ business model.

With this alleged information, Weedmaps projects a $5,000 loss over a course of twelve months due to Where’s Weed with not just the fished information, but also the logo similarities, which infringe on Weedmap’s intellectual property.

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Will the DEA Dec ide to Reschedule Marijuana?

Will the DEA Decide to Reschedule Marijuana?

Federal officials announced last week that they are looking into the possible rescheduling of cannabis in the federal Controlled Substances Act and that they should make a decision by July. As many of you know, cannabis’ classification as a Schedule I drug means the federal government maintains that it is highly addictive with no medical value.

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Florida Governor Signs Medical Marijuana Bill into Law

Florida Governor Signs Medical Marijuana Bill into Law

Florida Governor Rick Scott has officially signed House Bill 307 — the Right to Try Act — into law. The measure allows those with terminal illnesses who receive a recommendation from a physician to use cannabis for medical purposes. The proposal explicitly allows for the use of the whole cannabis plant, and not exclusively cannabis oil, and establishes a system of dispensaries to distribute the medicine.