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New petition to legalize marijuana in Michigan gets OK

“I call it the Second Amendment of cannabis,” sponsor Timothy Locke told the Free Press. Source: New petition to legalize marijuana in Michigan gets OK

The feds seized guns, gold and 320 pot plants. So why did a judge rule they can’t pursue marijuana charges? – LA Times

In a ruling believed to be the first of its kind, a federal judge in California has halted the criminal case against two men who pleaded guilty to marijuana charges. Source: The feds seized guns, gold and 320 pot plants. So why did a judge rule they can’t pursue marijuana charges? – LA Times

Sessions promises of pot crackdown up in smoke | Fox News

It was supposed to be one of Attorney General Jeff Sessions’ most prolific wins. For years, the former Alabama senator had railed against the marijuana industry. Source: Sessions promises of pot crackdown up in smoke | Fox News

Senate appropriations committee keeps protection for medical marijuana states

A Senate appropriations committee approved an amendment to protect state medical marijuana programs from interference from the Department of Justice. Source: Senate appropriations committee keeps protection for medical marijuana states

SJC rules Mass. companies can’t fire workers just because they use medical marijuana – The Boston Globe

Source: SJC rules Mass. companies can’t fire workers just because they use medical marijuana – The Boston Globe

LARA – Gov. Rick Snyder signs bill amending law

Source: LARA – Gov. Rick Snyder signs bill amending law

Legal pot sales begin in Nevada – Las Vegas Review-Journal

Source: Legal pot sales begin in Nevada – Las Vegas Review-Journal