Recent Examples of marijuana from the Web
The question here is not the legal status of marijuana but the legal status of due-process protections, as well as the ability of the states to decide for themselves how their law-enforcement agencies will conduct their business.
Colombia in recent years has embraced a medical marijuana industry.
In fact, many medicinal uses for marijuana were pioneered in dogs first.
Brown already has two misdemeanor convictions on his record, one in 2000 for marijuana possession and a second in 2001 for vehicular homicide.
Police said officers smelled marijuana in the SUV and found 7 grams of the drug in Callaway's pocket.
Zack Lazarus, another political novice, helped open and still runs the city’s first legal marijuana dispensary in Otay Mesa.
Joann Marne Arnold, 25, of the 900 block of Coen Road, was charged Wednesday with possession of drug paraphernalia and a drug other than marijuana.
A new marijuana industry’s supply chain couldn’t keep up with demand.
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Origin and Etymology of marijuana
Mexican Spanish mariguana, marihuana
First Known Use: 1874See Words from the same year
MARIJUANA Defined for English Language Learners
Definition of marijuana for English Language Learners
: the dried leaves and flowers of the hemp plant that are smoked as a drug
MARIJUANA Defined for Kids
Definition of marijuana for Students
: dried leaves and flowers of the hemp plant smoked as a drug
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