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Legal Marijuana Has Gone the Corporate Route

Legal Marijuana Has Gone the Corporate Route Canada has adopted a system for the growth and sales of marijuana, according to Forbes. One of the licensed companies allowed to grow medical marijuana is that of Tweed Marijuana. New rules in Canada permit prescription holders to purchase marijuana…>read more

No Comment May 27, 2014

Recreational Marijuana Legalization Makes It to Official Ballot in Alaska

Recreational Marijuana Legalization Makes It to Official Ballot in Alaska Legalizing recreational marijuana had made it to the official ballot in Alaska as confirmed by Mead Treadwell, the state’s lieutenant governor. The recreational marijuana initiative petition 13PSUM notice of proper filing was posted on the government of Alaska’s website. The…>read more

No Comment February 28, 2014

Maryland Mulling Two Marijuana Legalization Bills

Maryland Mulling Two Marijuana Legalization Bills Bills have begun to advance the state of Maryland that end arresting citizens for small amounts of marijuana, according to a report from CBS Baltimore. The bills in question are marijuana legal and marijuana light and they do not have…>read more

No Comment February 26, 2014

Obama Administration Tells Banks How to Do Business with Legal Marijuana Dealers

Obama Administration Tells Banks How to Do Business with Legal Marijuana Dealers   The Obama administration said on Friday that it has advised U.S. attorneys in states, where marijuana is legalized, not to prosecute banks and financial institutions that allow legal marijuana stores to open accounts and accept credit card payments. Right…>read more

4 Comments February 15, 2014

CNN Poll Finds Huge Support for Legalizing Marijuana

CNN Poll Finds Huge Support for Legalizing Marijuana A CNN/ORC International Survey released this week, has found that a majority of American respondents surveyed were in favor of legalizing marijuana. In a remarkable turnaround of attitudes, the survey found that while in the 70s, 65% Americans had opined…>read more

No Comment January 8, 2014

Uruguay Becomes the First Country to Legalize Marijuana Trade

Uruguay Becomes the First Country to Legalize Marijuana Trade In a narrow win in its Senate this week, the South American country of Uruguay became the first nation in the world to legalize marijuana. The motive to legalize marijuana, as expressed by Uruguay’s president, Jose Mujica, is to take…>read more

No Comment December 11, 2013

Supreme Court Declines to Hear Appeal to Reclassify Marijuana

Supreme Court Declines to Hear Appeal to Reclassify Marijuana On Monday, the U.S. Supreme Court refused to hear an appeal led by the Americans for Safe Access that sought the reclassification of marijuana and remove it from DEA’s Schedule I list of drugs under the Controlled Substance Act. Marijuana…>read more

No Comment October 8, 2013

Opinion: Maybe it is Time to Legalize Marijuana, Man

Opinion: Maybe it is Time to Legalize Marijuana, Man by John McCain In case you missed it, I recently came out to announce that I am willing to support legalization of marijuana if that is the will of the American people. Well, I was sitting at home tonight just,…>read more

No Comment September 12, 2013

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Sr. Legal Specialist - Labor & Employment Practices
USA-VA-Richmond

Altria Group is a FORTUNE 200 company that owns the premier tobacco companies in the United States including Philip Morris USA, U.S. Smokeless Tobacco Company, John Middleton and Nu Mark. The companie...