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Security Guard at San Jose’s largest dispensary tests positive for COVID-19

A security guard at San Jose’s largest marijuana dispensary, Caliva, has tested positive for COVID-19, according to a company spokesperson.
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Study: Cannabis was used at biblical site in Israel

Once the cannabis and animal feces were set afire, the waste could have allowed a slow, low temperature burn that was conducive to group inhalation, the study suggested.
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Buzz kill: Massachusetts’ pot shops reopen, but some fear another shutdown

BOSTON (AP) — Marijuana shops in many states have enjoyed brisk business during the coronavirus pandemic. In New England? Not so much.
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Are Marijuana Inhalers Most Effective Treatment For Chronic Pain?

Are Marijuana Inhalers Most Effective Treatment For Chronic Pain?
Metered-dose THC inhalers delivered consistent pain relief with minimal adverse effects for neuropathic patients, researchers found.
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California joins push to let cannabis businesses use banks as part of coronavirus relief

Banking access including in House’s latest stimulus bill, though Senate Republicans say proposal is DOA.
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Banking for marijuana companies included in Congress’ new $3 trillion coronavirus stimulus bill

Cannabis industry advocates applauded House Democrats on Tuesday after a new $3 trillion federal stimulus bill included provisions to allow marijuana businesses access to banking.
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Search for missing San Jose man leads to raid of marijuana farm

Victor Medina’s family last month reported him missing, and San Jose police believed he had been working at the Mendocino County grow.
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