Topic: Marijuana

Though there were many setbacks in the opening of Greenleaf Compassionate Care Center, the state’s second medical marijuana dispensary, it has seen “smooth sailing” since, said Seth Bock, founder and CEO. The state’s third dispensary is slated to open next week.

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R.I. prepares for third marijuana dispensary

November 11, 2014 1 comment

The Summit Medical Compassion Center, R.I.’s third and final medical marijuana dispensary, will soon open for use by the state’s registered patients.

Judiciary Committee examines marijuana legalization

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Judiciary Committee examines marijuana legalization

April 22, 2014 9 comments

The House Judiciary Committee heard testimony on bills to legalize marijuana and improve regulations on the sale and distribution of medical marijuana.

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Powers ’15: Legalize all drugs

November 24, 2013 3 comments

It is not the drug users but the drug war that makes our society more dangerous.

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R.I. legislators to consider marijuana legalization bill

September 19, 2013 7 comments

The bill, which would legalize the sale and use of marijuana in the state, has strong support in the state.

State Rep. Edith Ajello, D-Providence, proposed a bill that would legalize marijuana for adult purchase and consumption in R.I.

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Bill would legalize marijuana in R.I.

February 7, 2013 1 comment

Proponents say the state could save money on law enforcement and raise revenue from sales taxes.