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President of Karen Michael, PLC Karen Michael joins John Reid on Richmond's Morning News discusses new laws and regulations for businesses in Virginia, plus a new Virginia law now makes it a crime to inquire about prior convictions for marijuana.
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Jeff Katz
May 07, 2020 - 2:38 pm
The San Francisco Department of Health is handing out free drugs, alcohol and cigarettes to homeless people so they don't violate quarantine. Click here to get more details.
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WRVA News
February 10, 2020 - 4:41 pm
RICHMOND, Va. (AP) — Virginia is moving toward decriminalizing simple possession of marijuana. The state House on Monday passed a decriminalization bill with bipartisan support. The state Senate is expected to pass its own version shortly. Gov. Ralph Northam has signaled his support for the measure...
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Jeff Katz
November 26, 2019 - 12:00 pm
Should Jeff try this ingredient in his brine? A cannabis company in California called Kiva Confections has created a turkey gravy recipe with a very special ingredient: THC, the chemical which makes marijuana...effective. Boy, that should really take the edge off for those awkward family...
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August 29, 2019 - 12:17 pm
By RICARDO ALONSO-ZALDIVAR Associated Press WASHINGTON (AP) — Federal health officials issued a national warning Thursday against marijuana use by adolescents and pregnant women, as more states legalize the increasingly potent drug for medicinal and recreational use. Health and Human Services...
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August 26, 2019 - 2:26 pm
By MICHAEL BALSAMO Associated Press LOS ANGELES (AP) — The Justice Department said Monday it would move forward to expand the number of marijuana growers for federally-authorized cannabis research. The long-awaited move comes after researchers filed court papers asking a judge to compel the Drug...
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May 31, 2019 - 3:52 pm
By CANDICE CHOI AP Food & Health Writer SILVER SPRING, Md. (AP) — CBD products have surged in popularity despite confusion around their legal status . Now U.S. regulators are exploring ways the hemp ingredient might officially be allowed in food, drinks and dietary supplements. The U.S. Food...
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May 31, 2019 - 8:47 am
By ANDREW SELSKY Associated Press SALEM, Ore. (AP) — Oregon is awash in pot, glutted with so much legal weed that if growing were to stop today, it could take more than six years by one estimate to smoke or eat it all. Now, the state is looking to curb production. Five years after voters legalized...
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December 08, 2018 - 8:57 am
NEW YORK (AP) — When Canada legalized recreational marijuana in October, it emerged as the world leader in the industry — and U.S. companies are scrambling to get in on the action. Uruguay may have been the first country to legalize pot, but the South American country's market is dwarfed by Canada'...
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Cronos Group confirmed talks late Monday with Marlboro maker Altria about a possible investment. (Dreamstime)
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December 04, 2018 - 12:33 pm
TORONTO (AP) - The potential entry of one of the world's largest tobacco companies into the marijuana business is sending the shares of a Canadian cannabis company higher before the opening bell. Cronos Group confirmed talks late Monday with Marlboro maker Altria about a possible investment. Altria...
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