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With Reddit Deal, Snoop Dogg Moonlights as a Tech Investor

Snoop Dogg has been a rapper, an actor and, more recently, a purveyor of virtual stickers.

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Marijuana Investing for the 99 Percent

Marijuana and mutual funds are not concepts usually found in the same sentence. Marijuana investments are notoriously volatile. A mutual fund, on the other hand, is the sort of stodgy vehicle that middle-aged people use to build retirement savings.

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Green Leaf Lab

Green Leaf Lab is committed to providing the medical cannabis community with the utmost quality marijuana analysis. Through standardized testing procedures, Green Leaf Lab’s aim is to further legitimize medical marijuana. Its services include potency testing, pesticide screening, microbiological screening, terpene profiling, residual solvent testing, and more.

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U.S. Senators Join Request for Medical Marijuana Waiver

ALBANY – U.S. Sens. Charles E. Schumer and Kirsten E. Gillibrand on Monday joined New York State’s effort to obtain a waiver from the U.S. Department of Justice allowing the state to import medicinal marijuana.

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Hemp Will Power Batteries in the Future

The August 28, 2014, issue of Rolling Stone has octogenarian Willie Nelson on the cover, calling him “America’s most beloved outlaw.” Within the story Willie says thusly, “You can bust me for weed, and I’ll pay my fine or go to jail.”

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First Marijuana Patients Getting Approval Letters

(AP) — Officials say the first approval letters have been sent to Illinois patients who’ve applied to use medical marijuana legally.

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Colorado Worker Sues for Right to Use MMJ

A common misconception about marijuana legalization, both medical and recreational, is that you won’t be fired by your employer for smoking marijuana. As un-American as it sounds, you can indeed be fired for smoking marijuana legally.

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Snoop Dogg Promises Alaska Concert If State Legalizes Marijuana

Alaskan residents may get to “inhale. exhale. and recharge” with Snoop Dogg if lawmakers vote to legalize marijuana in November.

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Denver’s First Marijuana Tech Startup Competition

It’s 2014, and for two states, it’s the first year of marijuana legalization. As a result, 2014 is a year for a number of firsts in the cannabis industry. This past weekend was the first-ever Marijuana Tech Startup Competition in Denver.

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Write-in Candidate Smokes What She Says is Marijuana in Political Ad

(CNN) — A medical marijuana advocate turned write-in candidate for Rhode Island governor has garnered instant social media attention by smoking what she says is pot in a campaign video.

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