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October 16, 2018 - 1:58 pm
NORFOLK, Va. (AP) — Federal officials say they've busted up a $19 million drug ring in Virginia. The U.S. Attorney's Office for Virginia's Eastern District said in a statement Tuesday that they've charged five Hampton Roads area men in a trafficking conspiracy that moved large amounts of cocaine,...
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September 17, 2018 - 1:49 pm
By CARLA K. JOHNSON , AP Medical Writer A school-based survey shows nearly 1 in 11 U.S. students have used marijuana in electronic cigarettes, heightening health concerns about the new popularity of vaping among teens. E-cigarettes typically contain nicotine, but many of the battery-powered devices...
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June 19, 2018 - 4:23 pm
RICHMOND, Va. (AP) - Nearly 50 medical cannabis companies are pursuing five licenses to operate in Virginia. The Richmond Times-Dispatch reports the state has received 49 applications. Virginia plans to hand out licenses to dispense medical cannabis oil in the state's five health services areas...
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June 12, 2018 - 4:42 pm
JUNEAU, Alaska (AP) — Alaska's legal marijuana industry wants the state to change the way it taxes pot. The regulatory Marijuana Control Board plans to discuss tax and supply issues during a meeting Wednesday in Anchorage. Growers say the tax is squeezing their profit margins, and some complain...
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