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  1. Ron Strider

    WA: Marijuana Legalization Isn't Increasing Crime In Arlington, State

    When Washington legalized recreational marijuana about five year ago, opponents warned violent crime would increase. Crime statistics tell a different story. The Federal Bureau of Investigation reported that the violent crime rate per capita in the state has gone down steadily since voters...
  2. Ron Strider

    WA: Legal Marijuana Bringing Sweet Smell Of Success For Producers, City

    Brian Lade, president of Smokey Point Productions, grew his first marijuana plants clandestinely in the family garage when he was 17. Through his ventures over the years in the marijuana trade — selling to medical dispensaries and underground — today he is enjoying the sweet smell of success for...
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    TX: Arlington Police Officer Allows Teen Do Push-Ups Instead Of Jail Time For Weed

    An Arlington police officer is receiving lots of praise from social media after his encounter with a teen boy. According to the video circulating on social media, the officer allowed the teen to do push-ups versus taking him to jail. Arlington police identified the officer in the video as...
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    MA: Arlington Redevelopment Board Postpones Meeting On Marijuana Dispensary

    Arlington, MA - It seems as if the saga of a proposed medical marijuana dispensary in Arlington will continue on at least until November, as the Arlington Redevelopment Board's meeting Monday has been cancelled. The Town announced that the ARB's meeting on the Environmental Design Review...
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    MA: Arlington Redevelopment Board Postpones Meeting On Marijuana Dispensary

    Arlington, MA - It seems as if the saga of a proposed medical marijuana dispensary in Arlington will continue on at least until November, as the Arlington Redevelopment Board's meeting Monday has been cancelled. The Town announced that the ARB's meeting on the Environmental Design Review...
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    MA: Arlington Redevelopment Board Delays Decision On Medical Marijuana Facility

    Arlington, MA - The Arlington Redevelopment Board has decided to delay a decision on a proposed medical marijuana facility in town, reports the Arlington Advocate. During its meeting on Aug. 22, the redevelopment board did not vote on an application from the Massachusetts Patient Foundation...
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    MA: Arlington Redevelopment Board Delays Decision On Medical Marijuana Facility

    Arlington, MA - The Arlington Redevelopment Board has decided to delay a decision on a proposed medical marijuana facility in town, reports the Arlington Advocate. During its meeting on Aug. 22, the redevelopment board did not vote on an application from the Massachusetts Patient Foundation...
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    4 Parties Inquire About Dispensary Permits In Arlington, MA

    Arlington has begun building a framework for the arrival of medical marijuana dispensaries, which has already garnered interest from parties wishing to set up dispensaries in town. James Feeney, the Health Compliance Officer for Arlington's Board of Health, told Arlington Patch that four...