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Are California's roadways ready for recreational marijuana?

UCSD Center for Medicinal Cannabis Research
| The Auto Club of Southern California's Drugged Driving Summit attempts to determine legalized marijuana's impacts on drugged driving

Fearful of big competition, small growers push 'connoisseur cannabis'

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In Humboldt County, it's not hard to find local farmers who worry that big corporations will eventually squeeze them out.

Fearful of big competition, small growers push 'connoisseur cannabis'

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In Humboldt County, it's not hard to find local farmers who worry that big corporations will eventually squeeze them out.

Would more teens smoke if recreational pot were legal?

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As Californians prepare to vote on Proposition 64, many are asking if teenagers' pot use would increase if recreational marijuana were legal.

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As more states consider legalizing, questions about pot and the brain

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Studies suggest that smoking heavily in adolescence may affect brain function in adulthood, but there's a dearth of hard evidence for voters contemplating pot's long-term effects.

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Lynwood moves to permit marijuana cultivation

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On a 3–2 vote, the City Council approved on first reading an ordinance that would regulate businesses that grow and manufacture medical cannabis within city limits.

Why legalization won't end the black market for recreational pot

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If California's Prop 64 passes, recreational marijuana would become legal. But legalization still won't eliminate the black market.

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What legalized pot could mean for California

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From Gold to Green explores what legalized recreational pot could (and couldn't) mean for California's economy, people of color and public health system.

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