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Per Se Drugged Driving Laws

Lab studies show that THC does impair driving-related functions. But it does not follow that use increases actual collisions. Indeed, there is little empirical evidence that it does, “perhaps because drivers under the influence of marijuana tend to overestimate the degree to which they are impaired,” these authors suggest. This contrasts with alcohol, where those under the influence tend to underestimate their impairment.

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How Obama Can Save Legal Marijuana in DC

Washington, D.C.’s marijuana legalization initiative is in jeopardy due to Congressional meddling, but President Obama can still save it.

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Friday Falls Off a Cliff at Close

The roller coaster ride for equities ended the week with numbers falling off a cliff at the close. The Dow Jones suffered a weekly drop of 3.8%, the most since September 2011.

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Developing Science-based Per Se Limits

For Driving Under the Influence of Cannabis (DUIC).

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Minnesota Launches Medical Cannabis with Two Companies

In the land of the Twin Cities, Minnesota has designated two companies to grow and sell the entire supply of medical cannabis for the state.

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Self-Regulatory Organization to Set High Standards for Public Cannabis Companies

Today is an historic day for the public cannabis market. The Association for Responsible Public Cannabis Companies is a self-regulatory organization focused on the improvement of the public marketplace for cannabis companies.

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Congress Blocking DC Legalization?

When Washington, D.C., approved the legalization of recreational marijuana, they did so with 64 percent of the vote; that’s more than most politicians ever get in an election. By all measures, 64 percent is considered a landslide victory.

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Seattle Cracking Down on Pot Delivery Services

The city of Seattle plans to shut down marijuana-delivery services, which became popular after the state legalized recreational marijuana.

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Thursday: ‘Operation Cannabis Cleanse’

U.S. equities rallied strongly through most of the day. However, buyer fatigue showed in late afternoon trading, as stocks surrendered a good portion of the days gains. The S&P 500 still managed to post a decent gain of 0.44% to 2,035.

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Cannabis Accounting: Everybody’s a Newbie

The present boom in marijuana may well have created a boom for those accountants willing to provide professional services. What is fascinating about this emerging subfield in accountancy is that no one entrant can play the “experience” card.

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