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8 incredible facts about the booming US marijuana industry

The US marijuana industry is worth billions of dollars, and is showing no signs of slowing down. Ten US states have legalised recreational marijuana use, and 33 have legalised medicinal use. Read on for eight surprising facts about the marijuana industry. Visit MarketsInsider.com for more stories. The marijuana industry is […]
8 incredible facts about the booming US marijuana industry
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The racist origins of marijuana prohibition

The legal status of cannabis has been in question in the U.S. since people starting regularly smoking it in the early 1900s. The debate continues today, with Attorney General Jeff Sessions taking a firm stance against legalization and insisting that federal prohibition laws be enforced, even where states have made […]
The racist origins of marijuana prohibition