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Posted: 2022-09-28 16:43:22
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“Voters’ views on the subject of legalizing and regulating cannabis have evolved significantly over the past decades; however, the views of those seeking to represent them in Congress have...
Posted: 2022-09-28 13:18:53
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If voters approve these measures, approximately half of all US residents will reside in a jurisdiction where the possession and use of cannabis are legal for adults. The post <strong>Voters...
Posted: 2022-09-27 15:37:47
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The report estimates, “States with roughly 20 to 40 legal regulated stores per 100,000 residents, in general, have captured 80 percent to 90 percent of all cannabis sales in the legal market.” The...
Posted: 2022-09-23 00:18:13
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Arkansas: High Court Approves Marijuana Legalization Measure for the November Ballot
The Arkansas Supreme Court issued a decision today ensuring that a statewide measure seeking to legalize the adult-use marijuana market in Arkansas, will appear on the November ballot.  The...
Posted: 2022-09-22 12:49:39
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Oklahoma: Court Rules that Voters Can’t Decide on Legalization Ballot Measure This Year
"In a healthy democracy, those with competing visions on public policy vie for voters’ support and abide by their voting decisions. However, it is becoming clear that those who oppose marijuana...
Posted: 2022-09-22 11:54:00
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House Judiciary Committee Approves Measures to Help Seal and Expunge Marijuana Arrests
"At a time when most Americans want to end marijuana prohibition and nearly a majority of people now reside states where cannabis is legal, it makes no sense to continue punishing adults and...
Posted: 2022-09-20 17:48:49
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Recent Polls Show Support for 2022 Legalization Initiatives
"Voters' support for repealing cannabis criminalization crosses party lines," NORML's Deputy Director Paul Armentano said. "That is why, historically, these ballot initiative efforts have been...
Posted: 2022-09-19 18:22:03
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Double Your Impact This Week
A generous angel donor is matching all donations made to NORML this week! The post Double Your Impact This Week appeared first on NORML.
Posted: 2022-09-19 15:00:18
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California: Governor Signs Legislation Providing Employment Protections for Cannabis Consumers
“Urine tests are a highly offensive invasion of workers’ personal bodily privacy,” said Dale Gieringer, the Director of California NORML -- which had lobbied for several years in favor...
Posted: 2022-09-15 15:26:50
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Massachusetts: Court Ruling May Open the Door for the Mass Expungement of Prior Marijuana Convictions
“If no substantial countervailing concern is raised, judges must grant the petition for expungement,” justices on the Supreme Court concluded. The post Massachusetts: Court Ruling May Open...

Posted: 2022-09-28 18:32:49
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The former “CBS Evening News” and “Today” anchor said she learned of her illness on her eighth wedding anniversary.
Posted: 2022-09-28 12:42:57
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The actor, whose character on the NBC medical drama faced cancer in the 2019 season, said she's determined to keep working.
Posted: 2022-09-28 12:28:14
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Pharmaceutical companies Eisai and Biogen said they plan to publish the findings in a peer-reviewed medical journal.
Posted: 2022-09-28 09:45:08
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The Worst Skin Care Habits That Dermatologists Wish You'd Stop
These professionals hear it all, see it all and have some thoughts about what you’re doing wrong.
Posted: 2022-09-27 22:56:05
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California Gets Several New Abortion Protections
"It’s more important than ever to fight like hell for those who need these essential services," Democratic Gov. Gavin Newsom said.
Posted: 2022-09-27 22:09:33
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This Common Sleep Aid Is The No. 1 Reason Parents Are Calling Poison Control
Melatonin use has skyrocketed in recent years — and so have accidental overdoses.
Posted: 2022-09-27 15:31:05
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CDC Relaxes COVID-19 Mask Guidelines For Health Care Workers
The Centers for Disease Control and Prevention's latest mask recommendations apply to all health care settings, including nursing homes and private homes.
Posted: 2022-09-27 15:28:38
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Idaho Universities Forbid Staff From Telling Students How To Obtain Abortions
At least one public university is barring employees from telling students how to obtain emergency contraception or birth control as well.
Posted: 2022-09-27 12:30:00
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My Vagina Ripped Open During Childbirth. Here's What I Wish I'd Known Before It Happened.
"It turned out that one of the stitches wasn’t sewn correctly and there was a piece of skin hanging where it shouldn’t. It had to be burned off."
Posted: 2022-09-27 09:45:11
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How To Find A Therapist Who Focuses On Latine Mental Health
Members of all communities deserve access to comprehensive and affirming mental health care.

Posted: 2022-09-21 15:00:00
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Next to college football, Oktoberfest pints are the best part of fall’s arrival in Oklahoma. Although technically a sweet lager known as a Märzen, Oktoberfests have become a staple...
Posted: 2022-09-13 17:00:00
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Oklahoma City’s Plaza District is one of the most unique, quirky and eccentric neighborhoods in the Modern Frontier. An amalgamation of restaurants, sweets and arts, the Plaza District...
Posted: 2022-09-12 18:00:00
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Oklahoma City's underlying pulse is its rich musical history. Rooted in rhythm and blues and the legends who came from it, OKC's music venues bring exceptional live performances to...
Posted: 2022-09-12 17:00:00
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Tricks and Treats: Halloween Festivities in OKC
Get your costume ready because we’ve rounded up the best ways to celebrate Halloween in the Modern Frontier. Whether you’re looking to spend spooky season with your family, friends...
Posted: 2022-09-01 13:00:00
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New Apparel & Gift Collection Celebrates OKC
Visit OKC and Shop Good have joined forces to create a new line of apparel and gifts inspired by OKC's tagline, The Modern Frontier. Visit OKC launched this destination campaign two years...
Posted: 2022-08-31 13:00:00
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Upcoming Performances in OKC
OKC has phenomenal local talent in theatre, dance and music, making for great live performances all year round. Check out some of these shows in OKC this fall and winter! Lyric Theatre of Oklahoma
Posted: 2022-08-30 13:00:00
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What’s New and What’s Coming: Fall
Oklahoma City has been busy finishing up several new attractions, restaurants and hotels this summer. Looking towards the fall, OKC can anticipate several more projects that will improve the...

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Posted: 2022-09-27 22:39:20
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Expelled former Democratic congressman Michael "Ozzie" Myers has been sentenced to 30 months in prison for federal election fraud dating back to 2014, the Justice Department said Tuesday, and...
Posted: 2022-09-27 20:35:27
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Twelve civilians were killed and five civilians were injured because of US military operations in 2021, according to a congressionally mandated Pentagon report released Tuesday.
Posted: 2022-09-27 20:08:50
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Stocks opened higher Tuesday morning, snapping a five-day losing streak and a steep selloff that sent the Dow into a bear market the previous day.
Posted: 2022-09-27 19:21:26
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Millions of eligible families did not receive monthly child tax credits, while more than 1 million ineligible taxpayers did
The Internal Revenue Service failed to send $3.7 billion in monthly child tax credit payments to 4.1 million eligible taxpayers last year, according to an audit released Tuesday by the Treasury...
Posted: 2022-09-27 16:46:59
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School system to change how it trains staff after settling lawsuit with transgender teacher
The Prince George's County school system in Maryland will change how it trains staff and administrators after it settled a lawsuit with a transgender teacher who says she suffered years of abuse...
Posted: 2022-09-27 15:02:43
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Man who recruited migrants for flights to Martha's Vineyard says he feels betrayed
• Opinion: Governor DeSantis' actions should raise alarm bells
Posted: 2022-09-27 14:40:35
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Rush to crown DeSantis as the best Trump alternative troubles some conservatives
A deepening rivalry between Donald Trump and Ron DeSantis is beginning to spark a debate among conservatives over the unofficial coronation of the Florida governor as the party's most promising...
Posted: 2022-09-27 05:45:21
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Police use DNA testing to identify body of teen who went missing in 1975
Using advanced DNA testing, Virginia police have identified the remains of a body found in a drainage ditch 21 years ago in Fairfax County as Patricia Agnes Gildawie, a young woman who has been...
Posted: 2022-09-27 04:07:40
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Republicans who back Trump's election denialism may pay a price
As Florida Gov. Ron DeSantis stumps for some of this year's midterm candidates ahead of what looks increasingly like a showdown with former President Donald Trump in 2024, he's seemed to be more...
Posted: 2022-09-26 20:55:04
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Analysis: McConnell's new favorite Democrat
On Monday, Mitch McConnell did something odd: He effusively praised a Democrat.

Posted: 2022-09-27 17:30:28
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New Jersey Workplace Cannabis Guidelines Leave Employers Baffled Cannabis law experts and employment attorneys called the rules and their rollout vague and baffling. The post New Jersey Workplace...
Posted: 2022-09-27 16:30:14
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Study: You’re More Likely To Have Stress In Your Relationship If You Do This Stress is terrible for your physical and mental health. A new study says that it can impact your relationship,...
Posted: 2022-09-27 12:00:31
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What Happens To Marijuana Scraps? The THC rich buds, or flower, are a small fraction of the towering cannabis plant. The post What Happens To Marijuana Scraps? appeared first on The Fresh Toast.
Posted: 2022-09-27 10:00:40
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This State Just Halted THC Testing For Drivers
This State Just Halted THC Testing For Drivers THC is believed to impair driving by prolonging one’s reaction time. The post This State Just Halted THC Testing For Drivers appeared first on...
Posted: 2022-09-26 20:00:07
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Marijuana Vacation Rentals Remain Niche But Are Catching On
Marijuana Vacation Rentals Remain Niche But Are Catching On As more states legalize recreational marijuana, more weed rental locations will pop up. The post Marijuana Vacation Rentals Remain...
Posted: 2022-09-26 17:00:54
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If THC Percentage Doesn’t Matter, Why Not Just Smoke CBD?
If THC Percentage Doesn’t Matter, Why Not Just Smoke CBD? A recent Forbes article suggested that THC percentage is the cannabis industry’s biggest lie. The post If THC Percentage Doesn’t...
Posted: 2022-09-26 15:00:09
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Booker, Fetterman Continue To Push For Marijuana Legalization With Focus On Justice
Booker, Fetterman Continue To Push For Marijuana Legalization With Focus On Justice Booker said that there is hope for policy change considering state and nationwide support for marijuana...
Posted: 2022-09-26 12:00:12
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New Poll Sheds Light On GOP’s Progressing Views On Cannabis Legalization
New Poll Sheds Light On GOP’s Progressing Views On Cannabis Legalization A new poll suggests that republican voters might actually favor marijuana access and reform more than you might...
Posted: 2022-09-26 10:00:01
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Does Weed Help Treat ADHD?
Does Weed Help Treat ADHD? While scientists are still exploring weed and ADHD, there is some early evidence that suggests cannabis may be a helpful therapy.   The post Does Weed Help Treat...
Posted: 2022-09-25 17:02:58
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How ‘High’ Were The Hobbits? Peter Jackson And ‘Lord Of The Rings’ Actors Reveal The Truth
How ‘High’ Were The Hobbits? Peter Jackson And ‘Lord Of The Rings’ Actors Reveal The Truth Although shots that are more conservative were finally used, some very funny...