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The problem with vaping? THC

The problem with vaping? THC

Will Schavee, RubicOnline

January 29, 2020

While conventional nicotine vapes have been blamed for vaping related illnesses, it seems the real issue is vapes containing marijuana.

Minnesota could be the next state to legalize weed

“I think it’s going to help a lot of people with cancer who are in pain, and it’s really important for all of us to help people who are struggling to feel better. And I think some of the best ways to do that is with marijuana,” says Gabby Harmoning.

Isabel Saavedra-Weis, RubicOnline Editor

January 23, 2019

With growing support for pro-marijuana parties, legalized weed could be on Minnesota's horizon.

Continuing the chemical health conversation: marijuana legalization

Marijuana has been fully legalized (including medicinal and recreational use) in nine states, while many have only defined its use in medical treatment as legal. “One of the biggest things is that [marijuana legalization] allows a legal market, so it can be taxed. It also allows for job creation and private enterprise, so there's an entire new market to be entered; it's a great tax benefit for the government as well,

Sharee Roman, Photographer

January 29, 2018

The recent legalization of recreational marijuana in California sparked discussion of the merits and drawbacks of marijuana use and legalization.