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  1. Ron Strider

    How Smart Weed Could Make Pot The Go-To Painkiller

    Making it easier to calibrate the correct dose of medical marijuana may prompt more physicians to prescribe it as an alternative to painkillers such as opioids, according to one Canadian company. Toronto-based Resolve Digital Health has developed a smart inhaler into which patients insert a...
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    Sheldon Adelson Fights Marijuana Legalization While Funding Pro-Marijuana Research

    Sheldon Adelson, the politically influential billionaire and Donald Trump supporter, is bankrolling the fight against marijuana legalization measures on several state ballots this year. Meanwhile, Adelson the philanthropist gave money to research that supports the medical use of marijuana...
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    Casino Billionaire Fighting Florida Medical Marijuana Proposal Again

    Tallahassee, Fla. - Las Vegas billionaire casino mogul Sheldon Adelson is opening up his checkbook again to defeat a medical marijuana proposal in Florida. Campaign finance records filed Friday show Adelson recently donated $1 million to the political committee that is trying to defeat...
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    Casino Billionaire Fighting Florida Medical Marijuana Proposal Again

    Tallahassee, Fla. - Las Vegas billionaire casino mogul Sheldon Adelson is opening up his checkbook again to defeat a medical marijuana proposal in Florida. Campaign finance records filed Friday show Adelson recently donated $1 million to the political committee that is trying to defeat...
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    Marijuana's Billionaire Bogeyman

    For almost a year, American visitors to Las Vegas have been able to go to a show, dine at a celebrity chef's restaurant, drink, gamble - and legally buy cannabis. Nevada was the first state in the nation to offer "reciprocity" to medical marijuana users, meaning a physician's recommendation...
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    Marijuana's Billionaire Bogeyman

    For almost a year, American visitors to Las Vegas have been able to go to a show, dine at a celebrity chef's restaurant, drink, gamble - and legally buy cannabis. Nevada was the first state in the nation to offer "reciprocity" to medical marijuana users, meaning a physician's recommendation...