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Poll Finds 81% Favor Legal Medical Marijuana

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NEW YORK, NY. 12 May, 2015 — Only a tiny 3-10 percent of adults believe marijuana is more dangerous than alcohol across a range of questions including driving impairment and mental health impacts. And four out of five Americans support legalization of medical marijuana, according to a Harris nationwide poll ...

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Berlin Subway Janitor Finds 700 Marijuana Plants

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BERLIN, GERMANY. 11 May, 2015. Story by Manfred Schwartz / Potcha. At a site where flowers are normally planted adjoining the Kottbusser Tor subway station, German police found themselves in a “weed” pulling operation on Monday after receiving a call from a railway station worker who discovered a large crop ...

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War on Drug Flops Pile Up as Columbian President Bails

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BOGOTA, COLUMBIA. 11 May, 2015 — Flops keep piling up in the War on Drugs. The announcement on Saturday by Colombian President Juan Manuel Santos calling for an end to his country’s U.S.-backed aerial herbicide spraying delivered a body blow to the costly, ineffectual program. Crop dusters have sprayed chemicals ...

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Puerto Rico Gov. Orders Legal Medical Marijuana

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SAN JUAN, PUERTO RICO — In a surprise move, Puerto Rico’s governor signed an executive order on Sunday legalizing medical marijuana in the U.S. territory.  Lengthy controversy has surrounded the issue, with the island’s government $70 billion in debt and bogged down in a failed battle to stem an illegal drug trade. ...

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FOX News Poll Finds Majority Support Legalization.

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NEW YORK, NY — FOX News just joined the party–the one where everyone is dancing on the grave of marijuana prohibition. For the first time ever, a FOX Poll found a majority of American favor legalizing marijuana. The poll, released late last week, found 51% of Americans surveyed favor legalizing ...

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