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The Year in Pot: Legal Sales and Anti-Marijuana Voices Boomed

By Tony Dokoupil, Published: December 20, 2014 Marijuana has never had a year like 2014. The first aboveboard just-for-fun cannabis markets rose in Colorado and Washington. Voters in Oregon and Alaska passed ballot initiatives to create the same. And a consistent majority of Americans said they support plans to legalize the drug nationwide, according to polls by […]


Pot Came Gift-Wrapped, Colonie Cops Say

By Times Union, Published: December 16, 2014 COLONIE — Something about the smell coming from several small, gift-wrapped presents and addressed to the Desmond Hotel was a hint that these presents weren’t from St. Nick. Colonie police said on Monday they were notified by U.S. Postal Inspectors that a package due to be delivered to a person at […]

Student Hospitalized after Eating Marijuana Brownie

By ANNELI FOGT, Published: December 12, 2014 at 6:15 PM ADELANTO — San Bernardino County Sheriff’s Department officials said deputies are following up on leads related to a girl who ingested marijuana-laced brownies at Adelanto High School on Thursday afternoon. Sheriff’s spokeswoman Pam Hoffman said she could only verify that medical aid was called for students at […]