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Marijuana Weekly News Roundup

Paul Ausick

Vermont Close to Legalizing Marijuana
If the idea of legalizing marijuana in Vermont ever needs to go to a public ballot, Sen. Bernie Sanders (I-Vt.) has promised to support the proposal. But he’ll probably never have to feel that burn.

Vermont Gov. Peter Shumlin (D) is on the side of those working to end the “prohibition” of marijuana, as he and Sanders put it, through the legislative process.

The Vermont Senate has approved S. 241, legislation that would put joints to the lips of law-abiding citizens.

Vermont K-9 units are also getting ready for a new day to dawn that is much more friendly to pot smokers. The Times Argus reported Vermont Police Academy K-9 classes are no longer teaching the animals to sniff out marijuana.

But the Vermont House could be a major buzzkill.

S. 241 would erase criminal penalties for adults who possess up to an ounce of marijuana. Growers and retailers who are licensed by the state could begin operations. And the Vermont treasury would get its taste from a 25 percent excise tax on all marijuana sales.

Read more at PJMedia.com.

New Medical Marijuana Premium Domain Names Released for Sale (Press Release)
Domain Media (March 11, 2016 – Phoenix, AZ) announces today that it is releasing several high-value premium domain names, this time with a focus on the medical marijuana industry.

Domain Media, a vertical Internet media and social community platform company, selectively represents super premium and unique domain names on behalf of its exclusive clients and for its own account.

The release of these premium domain names include KushJournal.com, GreenJobsOnline.com, and GrowFacility.com, which are being made available to the public for the first time since they were originally acquired. These highly regarded keyword rich domains are readily available to be acquired by domain name investors, media companies and medical marijuana service companies alike as they capture the essence of large growing sectors within the quickly emerging medical marijuana industry.

Read more at Press Release Rocket.