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Steve Gleason, Tulane, Warren Riley, more: Find out who's fighting for Louisiana's 10th medical marijuana license

Steve Gleason, Tulane, Warren Riley, more: Find out who’s fighting for Louisiana’s 10th medical marijuana license

What do Tulane University’s Steve Gleason, the chairman of the Louisiana Democratic Party, and the former superintendent of the New Orleans Police Department have in common? All of them, and a host of others, are vying to land Louisiana’s coveted 10th Medical Marijuana Pharmacy License, which grants access to an exclusive club of companies selling …

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Hemp-derived delta-8 circumvents marijuana laws and raises health concerns

Hemp-derived delta-8 circumvents marijuana laws and raises health concerns

Suzan Kennedy has smoked marijuana and says her Wisconsin roots mean she can handle alcohol. So she wasn’t worried earlier this year when a bartender in St. Paul, Minnesota described a cocktail with the cannabinoid delta-8 THC as “a little overpowering.” Hours after enjoying the tasty drink and the silliness that reminded Kennedy of a …

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Doctors tell parents about marijuana use linked to youth mental health

Doctors tell parents about marijuana use linked to youth mental health

SAN DIEGO — September is Suicide Awareness Month, and San Diego health experts all gathered Thursday at City Heights Family Health Centers in San Diego to educate parents about the risks of marijuana use on youth mental health. Experts said they saw a link to mental health and marijuana use. “Every day I treat patients …

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