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A federal lawsuit alleges that the IRS, DEA, and DOJ are working together to undermine legal cannabis and endanger patients with undercover investigations in Colorado

http://www.denverpost.com/2017/09/01/lawsuit-doj-irs-investigate-colorado-pot-shops/

A new study has found no evidence that more kids are using cannabis since legalization in Washington
http://www.seattletimes.com/seattle-news/marijuana/more-washington-kids-arent-using-pot-even-though-its-legal-new-study-says/

The White House has requested personal information about medical cannabis patients in legal states, claiming it’s for “research”
https://www.thefix.com/feds-ask-states-info-about-medical-pot-patients-why

Officials are taking comments on the Draft Environmental Impact Report for Humboldt County
http://kymkemp.com/2017/09/07/you-can-comment-on-the-draft-eir-for-humboldts-proposed-commercial-cannabis-regulations/

The California Native American Cannabis Association is a new group to advance native rights and tribal sovereignty in cannabis
https://indiancountrymedianetwork.com/news/native-news/california-tribes-form-cannabis-association/

Small “mom and pop” cannabis growers in Oregon make up less than 3% of the legal market
http://www.thestranger.com/weed/2017/08/23/25366709/small-pot-farms-are-getting-screwed

$9.2 million in legal cannabis taxes are helping end a shortage of school nurses in Colorado
http://www.denverpost.com/2017/09/04/marijuana-sales-used-for-school-pot-weed-prevention/


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