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Medical Marijuana Goes to Florida Voters in November, 60% Majority Needed to Pass

Medical Marijuana Goes to Florida Voters in November, 60% Majority Needed to Pass

March 9, 2014 | by

A Florida ballot initiative in November of 2014 would legalize the medicinal use and possession of marijuana in that state. A 60% majority will be needed.

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Poll: 70% of Americans Support Medical Marijuana, Half are for All-Out Legalization

Poll: 70% of Americans Support Medical Marijuana, Half are for All-Out Legalization

March 8, 2014 | by

A recent poll from the Huffington Post and YouGov indicates an overwhelming majority of Americans want marijuana approved for medicinal use.

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Washington D.C. Decriminalizes Marijuana Possession: Not Legalization, but a Good First Step

Washington D.C. Decriminalizes Marijuana Possession: Not Legalization, but a Good First Step

March 7, 2014 | by

Early this week, Washington D.C., our nation’s capital, decided to decriminalize the possession of small amounts of marijuana – up to an ounce.

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Huge: China Refused 887,000 Tonnes of US GMO Corn, But may Accept Syngenta’s MIR162 Corn

Huge: China Refused 887,000 Tonnes of US GMO Corn, But may Accept Syngenta’s MIR162 Corn

March 6, 2014 | by

China refused over 887,000 tonnes of GMO corn shipped from the U.S. since just last November, but may soon be accepting Syngenta’s GMO corn.

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New Yorkers Push Hard for Lawmakers to Pass Medical Marijuana Act

New Yorkers Push Hard for Lawmakers to Pass Medical Marijuana Act

March 6, 2014 | by

Advocates across New York are doing a month-long push to encourage their elected officials to pass the Compassionate Care Act and pass medical marijuana.

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Major Grocery Stores Announce Refusal of GMO Salmon, Despite FDA Ruling it ‘Safe’

Major Grocery Stores Announce Refusal of GMO Salmon, Despite FDA Ruling it ‘Safe’

March 5, 2014 | by

The largest chain grocery store companies in the US have agreed not to sell genetically modified salmon, but this GMO salmon won’t be labeled as such.

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Video: FDA Now Monitoring Social Media, Targeting ‘Whistleblowers’

Video: FDA Now Monitoring Social Media, Targeting ‘Whistleblowers’

March 4, 2014 | by

Amid powerful activism, it should come as no surprise that agencies like the FDA are concerned about whistleblowers leaking key intel to the public.

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Minnesota Law Enforcement Could Stop Medical Pot Law

Minnesota Law Enforcement Could Stop Medical Pot Law

March 3, 2014 | by

Minnesota is looking to change their marijuana laws, but the governor will only sign such a bill if it has support from law enforcement in the state.

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Alaska Voters Will Soon Decide on Marijuana Legalization

Alaska Voters Will Soon Decide on Marijuana Legalization

March 1, 2014 | by

It’s official, Alaska voters will soon decide whether or not to legalize the recreational use of marijuana in their state. Most support legalization.

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Maui Could Be Next Hawaiian Island to Ban GMOs

Maui Could Be Next Hawaiian Island to Ban GMOs

February 28, 2014 | by

A recently launched petition on the island of Maui would temporarily suspend the production of genetically modified crops on that island. It shall pass!

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