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The Emerald Tribune

France may soon decriminalize cannabis possession, and their new president has described cannabis prohibition as “posing a security problem”
http://www.talkingdrugs.org/france-stop-prosecuting-cannabis-possession

The Casual Crop Exchange raised $2400 for a local charity benefitting adults with disabilities
http://kymkemp.com/2017/05/19/casual-crop-exchange-raised-2400-for-community-cornerstone/

Governments face a steep learning curve when trying to regulate weed
https://calmatters.org/articles/local-governments-cashing-cannabis-isnt-going-easy/

What if you could buy cannabis at your local liquor store?
http://www.phillyvoice.com/kenney-legal-marijuana-should-be-sold-pennsylvania-state-liquor-stores/

The first cannabis ETF, offering a portfolio of pot stocks, has lost value since its debut
https://www.fool.com/investing/2017/05/15/surprise-the-very-first-marijuana-stock-etf-has-lo.aspx

California Attorney General Xavier Becerra vows to defend cannabis from Trump and Sessions
http://www.politico.com/story/2017/05/11/becerra-california-marijuana-238246