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  1. Ron Strider

    How Recreational Marijuana In California Left Chemists In The Dark

    On a gray afternoon in early November, Samantha Miller supervised a handful of people in long white coats while they placed very delicate samples into very expensive machines. Miller spends most of her waking hours inside the peppy, lime-green-accented lab she founded. For five and a half years...
  2. Ron Strider

    ND: Not Guilty Pleas In Large Marijuana Bust

    A California man who authorities say was traveling with $700,000 worth of marijuana has pleaded not guilty to drug charges. Harold Miller waived his right to a preliminary hearing during an appearance in South Central District Court Monday. Court documents say the 71-year-old Sacramento...
  3. Ron Strider

    IA: 19.5 Pounds Of Marijuana Seized In Pottawattamie County Traffic Stop

    A traffic stop near Council Bluffs led to the arrest of a South Carolina man and the seizure of nearly 20 pounds of marijuana. According to the Pottawattamie County Sheriff's Office, a deputy conducted a traffic stop on a 2017 Kia Forte for excessive speed on Interstate 80 near Council...
  4. Ron Strider

    ND: Traffic Stop Turns Into Drug Bust Yielding 183 Pounds Of Marijuana

    A routine highway traffic stop Monday afternoon led to one of the largest drug busts in state Highway Patrol history. Harold Miller, 71, of Sacramento, Calif., was stopped in his Dodge minivan on eastbound I-94 between Mandan and Bismarck for minor traffic violations Aug. 7. During the stop...
  5. Ron Strider

    CO: Weed & Words: Some Business Owners Seek To Shed Stoner Stereotypes

    To some purveyors of that green, leafy and legal-in-Colorado substance – as well as its edible, drinkable and fellow byproducts – the term "pot shop" makes them cringe. You also can add "weed," "marijuana," "dope" and other monikers to a list of terms that makes them as uncomfortable as those...
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    CA: Special Meeting Set Monday To Discuss Marijuana Regulations

    Corning - The City Council received a presentation Tuesday regarding the passage of Proposition 64, or the Adult Use of Marijuana Act, in preparation for a joint meeting with Red Bluff and the Tehama County Board of Supervisors at 6 p.m. Monday at the supervisors chambers, 727 Oak St. in Red...
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    How Cannabis Oil Can Help Save A Cancer Patient's Life

    In July 2015, Illinois resident Darren Miller went to the hospital with a variety of unusual symptoms. After an open-heart surgery that occurred a few days later, on his 50th birthday, he was diagnosed with Stage 4 lung cancer and told he only had six months to live. Yet, six months later...
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    IL: Man Turned Away From Metro East Bank For Medical Marijuana Use

    Granite City, Ill. - A Metro East man said he was refused service from his bank because he's a legal medical marijuana user. Darren Steven Miller was one of the first patients in the Metro East to obtain a card allowing him to legally buy medical marijuana under the state's program. He has...
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    Texas Marijuana Advocates Eyeing Next Legislative Session

    Pro-marijuana advocates in Texas are gearing up for another showdown in Austin next year. Jason Miller, spokesman for Houston NORML, says they're hoping to build on 2015's successful session. "We're going to seek to expand the Texas Compassionate Use Act to include more qualifying conditions...
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    Granite City Man Claims Cannabis Oil Cured His 'Incurable' Cancer

    Darren Miller is ready to enjoy his second chance at life. The 50-year-old Granite City man is putting out the word that a steady diet of cannabis oil coupled with chemotherapy wiped out what doctors had only months earlier diagnosed as "incurable, inoperable" lung and pericardial heart sac...
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    Florida: Pet Owners Excited About Pot Research Potential

    Lisa Miller believes pot may be the cure for the tremors that regularly overtake her dog Dinah. After years of legislative wrangling and bureaucratic delays, ailing Floridians might finally have access to medical marijuana by next summer. Now a paragraph in Sen. Jeff Brandes' bill is giving...
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    Michigan: Medical Marijuana Patients Without Caregivers, Dispensary Shutdown

    A West Michigan medical marijuana dispensary was raided, but the owner says he thought he was doing things by the book. Since voters passed the Michigan Medical Marijuana Act, many card-carrying patients and caregivers claim to be wrongfully raided because they believe they are protected...
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    Michigan: Medical Marijuana Patients Without Caregivers, Dispensary Shutdown

    A West Michigan medical marijuana dispensary was raided, but the owner says he thought he was doing things by the book. Since voters passed the Michigan Medical Marijuana Act, many card-carrying patients and caregivers claim to be wrongfully raided because they believe they are protected...