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[UK] Smog's Health Effects Persist for Decades, Study Finds

British scientists found the negative health effects of air pollution -- such as a higher risk of lung and heart disease -- can persist for more than 30 years. The study authors suggested that more research into the long-term health effects of air pollu
HealthDay [HealthScout]
added Feb 10, 2016 03:47
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[Colorado] Litigation In The Marijuana Industry Lights Up ($$)

class action hit the marijuana industry with the filing of various tort, strict liability and contract claims against LivWell Inc. in Colorado...dangers of Eagle 20 are known and documented. The product is not approved for use in tobacco products...
Law360
added Feb 9, 2016 22:11
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AUDIO: 'Very Similar, If Not Identical': U.S. Govt's Lead Prosecutor in Big Tobacco Case on the Emerging Case Against ExxonMobil: 'BradCast' 11/12/2015

"The [tobacco] industry sent out its talking heads to say how ridiculous it was when we first filed the suit, that we would file it under RICO," she tells me, after detailing exactly what a RICO case is. "It's an effective way to deal with this type of
The Brad Blog (Brad Friedman blog)
added Feb 9, 2016 07:10
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Facebook shuts down medical marijuana pages in New Jersey

Facebook’s advertising policy bans promotion of selling drugs — as well as tobacco and guns — and the medical marijuana pages weren’t spared even though they have been legally allowed to operate in New Jersey since 2011.
AP - Associated Press
added Feb 4, 2016 18:21
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Recreational marijuana sales hit nearly $1 billion in 2015

To put this in context, similar so-called vice markets like alcohol and tobacco are both federally legal and have become large national markets. ...Tobacco was estimated to be a $43 billion market in a September 2015 report by IBISWorld. Brand-name pharm
CBS MarketWatch
added Feb 4, 2016 17:12
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District of Columbia lawmakers extend ban on pot in private clubs

A temporary ban on smoking marijuana in private clubs was unanimously extended by the District of Columbia Council on Tuesday as lawmakers debated limits on pot in the U.S. capital. A final vote on a permanent ban was delayed by at least two weeks as a
Reuters
added Feb 2, 2016 23:49
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Vuber Technologies Partners with Refine Seattle to Produce Top-of-the-Line Pre-Filled Vaporizers

Refine Seattle is a division of X-Tracted Laboratories, a premier marijuana concentrate producer specializing in light hydrocarbon extraction technology to produce immaculate, clean extracts. Vuber Technologies is the developer of a premium line of vapo
PR Newswire
added Feb 2, 2016 18:56
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California doctors’ lobbying group formally backs marijuana legalization

California Medical Association, the influential lobbying group representing more than 40,000 members statewide, has officially thrown its support behind a proposed November ballot initiative to legalize recreational marijuana.
Sacramento (CA) Bee
added Feb 2, 2016 18:01
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[California] CAL NORML GUIDE TO THE ADULT USE OF MARIJUANA ACT OF 2016 (AUMA)

AUMA is a lengthy, 62-page initiative which elaborately writes hundreds of detailed restrictions and regulations into state law. Its basic thrust is to (1) allow adults 21 years and older to possess up to one ounce of marijuana and cultivate up to six pl
Cal NORML
added Feb 2, 2016 18:00
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California researchers warn legal marijuana could be next Big Tobacco

Researchers wanted measures modeled after Tobacco Control Program / A ballot proposal legalizing recreational marijuana will likely launch a new profit-driven industry similar to Big Tobacco that could impede public health efforts, according to researcher
Sacramento (CA) Bee
added Feb 2, 2016 17:20
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