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August 24, 2016
Court: Police can't target motorists with plates from marijuana-legal states
A federal appeals court on Tuesday said police officers cannot stop and search vehicles belonging to out-of-state motorists simply because of...
August 24, 2016 - 6:56am
August 22, 2016
Skull found with marijuana is human, investigators say
LITCHFIELD, Minn. – A skull found in a home during a January death investigation is from a human, investigators say, and they are asking the public for further information about the skull or the dead man.The Meeker County Sheriff’s Office found the skull, along with 10 pounds...
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August 22, 2016 - 7:21am
Work release at Cass County jail still 'indefinitely suspended'
FARGO—Three months have passed since the Cass County Jail's work-release program was suspended over concerns about drugs making their way...
August 22, 2016 - 7:14am
August 10, 2016
U.S. rejects call to loosen marijuana's dangerous drug designation
SEATTLE - The U.S. government will announce on Thursday that it will allow more research into marijuana but rejected requests to loosen the classification of the substance as a dangerous drug with no medical use, sources with direct knowledge of the matter said.The decision, to be...
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August 10, 2016 - 10:00pm
August 4, 2016
Progress on pain relief
Minnesota's medical marijuana program just took a big step forward in allowing intractable pain as one of the authorized illnesses or conditions that can be treated. That will greatly expand eligibility for the program, and extend relief to a large number of suffering people around...
August 4, 2016 - 6:59am
July 16, 2016
Marijuana prohibition founded on lies
BY CORY CHRISTO› ERSON | HAMAR, N.D.I recently read with interest a column by Mike McFeely, a WDAY radio host and a columnist for The Forum of Fargo-Moorhead, entitled “Medical marijuana a needed debate in North Dakota.” He wrote that North Dakota backers of medical marijuana...
July 16, 2016 - 7:06am
July 12, 2016
Medical marijuana backers submit signatures for November ballot measure
BISMARCK — North Dakotans may decide in November whether marijuana should be available for medical use, but they won't vote on full legalization...
July 12, 2016 - 6:34am
July 11, 2016
Medical pot backers to deliver signatures for ballot measure today
BISMARCK–After a statewide effort to get their measure on the ballot this November, supporters of a medical marijuana initiative will deliver more than 15,000 signatures to the Secretary of State today Backers of the Compassionate Care Act will head to the Capitol building here...
July 11, 2016 - 6:46am
July 3, 2016
Californians seek pot of gold in marijuana legalization
SACRAMENTO, Calif. - There is no guarantee California will vote to legalize recreational marijuana in November, but political operative and father...
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July 3, 2016 - 11:00am
March 10, 2016
Marijuana legalization petition approved
BISMARCK—Backers of a proposed measure to legalize marijuana in North Dakota will soon start gathering signatures to try to put it on the Nov. 8 ballot. Secretary of State Al Jaeger on Wednesday approved their petition for circulation. Sponsors must gather at least 13,452 signatures...
March 10, 2016 - 6:35am
February 26, 2016
150 plants found after deputy smells marijuana
GARFIELD, Minn. — A Garfield man was arrested Wednesday after authorities seized more than 150 marijuana plants on his property. Earlier that day, a Douglas County sheriff’s deputy was speaking with the suspect at his residence on North Park Street about an unrelated matter when...
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February 26, 2016 - 7:00am
February 24, 2016
Smoking pot won't increase risk of getting lung cancer
As North Dakota entertains legalizing marijuana, it got me wondering as to how dangerous this Schedule 1 drug might be compared to the legal drugs sold by Budweiser, Pfizer, Philip Morris and the like. According to the National Council on Alcoholism, 2.5 million people worldwide die...
February 24, 2016 - 6:57am
February 12, 2016
Marijuana measure sponsors required to resubmit petition
BISMARCK — Backers of a proposed ballot measure to legalize marijuana in North Dakota made an error in their petition submitted Wednesday, and the state's chief law enforcement officer said their proposal to legalize pot-related synthetic drugs also is a big mistake. Attorney...
February 12, 2016 - 6:29am
February 11, 2016
Group moves towards vote to legalize marijuana in N.D.
FARGO—Eric Olson wants North Dakotans to vote on legalizing pot. "There's not really any justification for banning marijuana in the first place, and I think the majority of the population realizes that at this point," the 32-year-old from Fargo said. "But our legislators are...
February 11, 2016 - 6:32am
Petition filed to legalize marijuana in North Dakota
BISMARCK -- A petition to put legalizing marijuana use up to a statewide vote in North Dakota has been filed with the secretary of state’s office. The petition seeks to make it legal to grow, possess, use and distribute marijuana for those over age 21. The petition also would...
February 11, 2016 - 2:28am