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  1. Ron Strider

    OH: Monroe Site Receives Medical Marijuana Growing License From State

    A business venture in Monroe has been awarded a medical marijuana cultivator license. The Ohio Department of Commerce announced today that Hemma LLC will be awarded a Level II cultivation license. According to the application, the site will be located at 100 Edison Drive. The Level II...
  2. Ron Strider

    Why Eugene Monroe Believes Marijuana Is Essential To The NFL's Future

    Eugene Monroe is on a mission. That much is evident in the urgency in Monroe's voice as he discusses the sport he played for almost two decades – the sport that earned him millions of dollars as the No. 8 overall pick in the 2009 NFL Draft, and caused him to abruptly retire at 29 years old for...
  3. Ron Strider

    OH: Marijuana Growers Taking An Interest In Monroe

    As the deadline nears to apply for a state license to operate a medical marijuana business, Monroe officials say they have received at least three inquiries about the city's zoning regulations and that multiple building and land owners have received other inquiries as well. Monroe does not...
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    MI: City Council Encourages Residents To Talk About New Laws On Marijuana

    Jesse Riggs wants Monroe County residents to have access to medical marijuana. The Newport resident was among a dozen who spoke in favor of medical marijuana during a public hearing on Tuesday at Monroe City Council. Though no decisions were made at the meeting, council encouraged public...
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    MI: Monroe Wants The Public To Comment On Medical Marijuana Tuesday Night

    Monroe, Mich. - People who live in Monroe will get a chance to weigh in on medical marijuana Tuesday night. The city is holding a public hearing during its regular city council meeting. A new package of state laws allows for local control - and cities can decide for themselves if they want to...
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    WA: Marijuana Retailers Looking At Monroe, Snohomish

    Monroe – A marijuana retailer wants to come into a city that already has an established ban on pot shops. It may seem like a strange business plan, but a would-be retailer angling for the state license to operate in Monroe says it's not futile even though he can't open shop right now...
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    Former NFL Player Says Marijuana Saved Him From His Football Addiction

    In an extensive new piece from ESPN, former NFL player Eugene Monroe says marijuana helped him get away from what was really hurting him: football. Monroe has already made a name for himself by being very vocal about his preferred use of medical marijuana and his disdain for the NFL's policy...
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    Ravens Suddenly Trying To Dump Marijuana Supporter Eugene Monroe

    The Baltimore Ravens are trying to pass off their attempts to trade offensive tackle Eugene Monroe as a simple football move. Maybe it is. But it's really, really, really hard to believe this has little to do with Monroe's strong stance that the NFL should adopt marijuana as a pain-killing...
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    Eugene Monroe Urges NFL to End Marijuana Ban, Reduce Use of Opioids

    The NFL needs to reduce the use of opioids and allow injured players to use medical marijuana, Baltimore Ravens tackle Eugene Monroe wrote in a first-person essay for The Players Tribune that was published Monday. "The NFL relies heavily on opioids to get players back on the field as soon as...
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    Eugene Monroe Urges NFL to End Marijuana Ban, Reduce Use of Opioids

    The NFL needs to reduce the use of opioids and allow injured players to use medical marijuana, Baltimore Ravens tackle Eugene Monroe wrote in a first-person essay for The Players Tribune that was published Monday. "The NFL relies heavily on opioids to get players back on the field as soon as...