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Motorist Fatalities Have Occurred Les...

by Find Medical Marijuana Dispensaries at Nugs.com on 06/11/2014 - 06:17 pm

Despite recent headlines concerning (and perhaps manufacturing) a “stoned driving epidemic” it seems the first five months of Colorado’s recreational marijuana sales has not led to an increase of total motorist fatalities, which are, in fact, in slight decline from last year.
From January through May 2013 there was an average of 32 fatal automobile accidents per month in Colorado. This year there has been an average of 29 per month (Colorado Dept. of Transportation, 2014).
Even after separating out the landmark months of Colorado’s cannabis sales—January, March and April—no correlation surfaces. January, which brought over $14 million in cannabis sales a ...

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Massachusetts Medical Marijuana Update

by Find Medical Marijuana Dispensaries at Nugs.com on 06/09/2014 - 12:59 pm

    Massachusetts state grants 20 licenses to run Marijuana dispensaries. State officials want to see how this operation goes and settles before allowing any more licenses. There has been about 200 applicants and all of them had to go through a Phase 1 and Phase 2 application. Only applicants who passed the Phase 1 application had permission to apply for the Phase 2. The Department of Public Health (DPH) have high standards in making sure every detail is in order to ensure proper handling of the dispensary and making sure all procedures, policies are copacetic.
 
    On May 18th 2013 Voters ballot was approved and set in motion to allowing medical use of marijuana ...

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