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High profile: Cannabis chemical delta-8 gains fans, scrutiny

High profile: Cannabis chemical delta-8 gains fans, scrutiny

NEW YORK (AP) — A chemical cousin of pot’s main intoxicating ingredient has rocketed to popularity over the last year, and the cannabis industry and state governments are scrambling to reckon with it amid debate over whether it’s legal.

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MICHIGAN FLOODING Detroit-area water leader quitting weeks after floods DETROIT (AP) — The head of a regional water agency in southeastern Michigan says she's resigning, weeks after thousands of homes were spoiled by sewage backups during a tremendou

Illinois marijuana licensing on track after lawsuit dropped

CHICAGO (AP) — A Michigan-based cannabis company on Tuesday ended its challenge of Illinois’ plan to authorize new marijuana business. Sozo Illinois Inc.

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VIRUS OUTBREAK-MICHIGAN Michigan governor resumes wearing mask at indoor events LANSING, Mich. (AP) — Gov.

Probe: No charges warranted in death after adult sleepover

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Group seeks legislation to legalize recreational pot in Ohio

COLUMBUS, Ohio (AP) — A pro-marijuana group said it will submit signatures to the Ohio Attorney General's Office on Tuesday in an effort to have the Republican-led Legislature legalize recreational marijuana.

3 arrested in Louisiana, Alabama in killing

VALLEY, Ala. (AP) — Two Georgia residents were arrested in Louisiana and a third person in Alabama in a killing earlier this month that police said was linked to a marijuana deal.
Ex-Fall River mayor challenges fraud, corruption conviction

Ex-Fall River mayor challenges fraud, corruption conviction

BOSTON (AP) — A once celebrated young Massachusetts mayor urged a court on Tuesday to throw out a jury's verdict convicting him of fraud and corruption , accusing prosecutors of carrying out an “unfair smear campaign in the courtroom.
Cannabis pre-roll sales soar as Canadians share joints less during pandemic

Cannabis pre-roll sales soar as Canadians share joints less during pandemic

TORONTO — Canadian cannabis users are doing a lot less puff, puff, pass during the COVID-19 pandemic, as people try to minimize their distance and contact with one another.
NFL player's brother, 2nd man jailed in 2016 student slaying

NFL player's brother, 2nd man jailed in 2016 student slaying

ST. PETERSBURG, Fla. (AP) — Two Florida men, one of them the brother of an NFL player, have been arrested on murder charges in the 2016 shooting death of a college student.