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Most Potent Strains Submitted to 2014 High Times Cannabis Cups

Most Potent Marijuana Strains In High Times 2014 Cannabis Cups

According to High Times and its “Analysis Strongest Strains on Earth” Report, 10 of the most potent strains submitted to the five Cannabis Cups held in 2014, ranged from 22% to 28%. Nineteen of the 20 strains contained potencies over 20%. Marijuana potency has increased dramatically over the past 40 years. In 1975, the average THC […]
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Total Arrests for Drug Possession (1995 - 2014)

Total Arrests For Drug Possession From 1995 To 2014

  Over the past 20 years, the number of arrests for drug possession has increased 17% from 1.1 million in 1995 to 1.3 million in 2014. Marijuana possession remains the biggest contributor, accounting for nearly half of all arrests in 2014. Even though they only account for 6% of all arrests, the number of arrests […]
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Support for Legalization of Personal Use of Marijuana in Ohio

Support For Marijuana Legalization In Ohio For Personal Use

  With Ohio poised to vote on marijuana legalization on November 3, 2015, the outcome of the election will hinge on the votes of young liberals, according to a Quinnipiac University poll. Notably, Democrats are more than twice as likely to support legalization than Republicans, highlight the imperative of a large Democrat turnout for the […]
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Nevada Medical Marijuana Dispensary Application Approvals by County

Nevada Medical Marijuana Dispensary Application Approvals By County In 2015

  According to the Nevada Division of Public and Behavioral Health, of the 199 medical marijuana dispensary applications submitted, only 55 (28%) were approved. Two jurisdictions within Clark County – Las Vegas and unincorporated Clark County – between them issued 30 licenses of 55% of the total. The high concentration of dispensaries in Las Vegas […]
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DC Medical Marijuana Patient Growth (May 21, 2014 – July 27, 2015)

Medical Marijuana Patient Growth In Washington, DC From 2014 To 2015

  The number of patients participating in Washington, D.C.’s medical marijuana program has grown more than ten-fold between May 2014 and July 2015, from 362 to 3,948. This represents 0.6% of the city’s population. Men have registered at twice the rate of women, with men now accounting for two-thirds (68%) of the city’s patients.
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Arizona Monthly Medical Marijuana Product Sales (2015)

Monthly Product Sales Of Medical Marijuana In Arizona

  Monthly medical marijuana sales have risen steadily in Arizona, from 36,035 ounces in January 2015 to 54,353 ounces in July 2015, according to the Arizona Department of Health Services. During that period, marijuana flower consistently accounted for approximately 90% of the product sold. The average volume of product sold per patient also increased from […]
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Global Drug Use Estimates 2013

Global Drug Use Estimates (2013)

  Globally, the United Nations Office on Drugs and Crime estimates that up to 329 million people use the main type of illicit drugs. Cannabis is the most widely used illicit drug by a significant margin, with up to 232 million users or nearly 5% of the global population. This means the number of cannabis […]
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Total Pounds of Marijuana Flour Sold By Month In Colorado (2015)

Total Pounds Of Marijuana Flower Sold By Month In Colorado From 2014 To 2015

  The volume of retail marijuana flower sold in Colorado increased ten-fold in the past 18 months, according to the Colorado Marijuana Enforcement Division, rising from 1,070 pounds when the market launched in January 2014, to 10,743 pounds in June 2015. The single highest monthly increase was between May and June 2015 where sales increased […]
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Slowdown In DEA Cannabis Eradication / Suppression Program - 2009 to 2014

Slowdown In DEA Cannabis Eradication And Suppression Program

  Since 2009, the number of marijuana plants eradicated by the DEA has fallen by nearly 60% from 10.4 million to 4.3 million in 2014. The value of assets seized has fallen by 27% in the same period. This trend began before recent congressional action to limit DEA intervention in marijuana markets, including the pending […]
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Sources of Marijuana sed By Young Adults In Washington

Sources For Marijuana Used By Young Adults In Washington (30 -Day Time Period)

  According to the University of Washington’s Center for the Study of Health and Risk Behaviors, the vast majority of 18 to 25 year old adults (70%) received marijuana from their friends. One in five also paid someone to get it for them, or got it from a dispensary, either directly or from someone with […]
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