The Associated Press

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Posts by The Associated Press

Medical marijuana in Louisiana: Questions about cost arise

Louisiana, doctors and clinics say some patients are finding the cost for therapeutic cannabis too high for treatment....

Alaska blocks marijuana suspected of containing pesticides

A Matanuska−Susitna Borough marijuana grower is under investigation in Alaska for possible distribution of products cultivated with pesticides....

Illinois marijuana law aims to undo harm of war on the drug

When lawmakers crafted the law legalizing marijuana in Illinois, they tried to make sure it would right what many see as past wrongs linked to the dru...

US finalizing rule to allow farmers to legally grow hemp

U.S. agriculture officials said Tuesday a rule that allows farmers to legally grow hemp will be finalized this week....

Medical pot on campus: Colleges say no and face lawsuits

Colleges are becoming a battleground in the conflict between federal and state marijuana laws as students who use medical pot....

CBD company to advertise at doorstep of Patriots' stadium

FOXBOROUGH, Mass. — Cannabis is knocking at the NFL’s door, but it can’t get in....

Snoop Dogg to promote Israeli pot-growing machine

An Israeli start−up that promotes home−grown marijuana says it has signed on American rapper Snoop Dogg as a brand ambassador....

Anchorage to decide if marijuana shop can open near church

The Anchorage Assembly is expected to decide whether a retail marijuana store can open despite its location next to a shelter that also serves as a ch...

Anchorage to vote on retail marijuana shop on-site smoking

The Anchorage Assembly will let voters decide whether the city should allow on−site smoking in retail marijuana shops, officials said....