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CSO Andrea Small-Howard, PhD of GrowBLOX Sciences, Inc. to Be Interviewed Live on Clear Channel Business Talk Radio - August 13th, 2014

LAS VEGAS, NV--(Marketwired - Aug 12, 2014) - GrowBLOX Sciences, Inc. (OTCQB: GBLX) announced today that Chief Science Officer (CSO) Andrea Small-Howard, PhD, MBA, will be interviewed live by host Michael Yorba on Clear Channel Business Talk Radio's The Traders Network Show.

D.C. Mayor Signs Bill to Expand Medical Marijuana Program

Temporary law allows physicians to recommend marijuana for any debilitating condition they think would respond favorably to the therapeutic use of marijuana and increases the number of plants D.C.’s licensed cultivators may possess from 95 to 500.

WASHINGTON, DC — On July 29, D.C. Mayor Vince Gray signed the Medical Marijuana Expansion Emergency Amendment Act of 2014.  The bill was unanimously approved by the D.C. Council on July 14th.

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Here’s Why Investing in Marijuana May Not Be as Risky as You Think

Economically, there’s never been a better time to invest in the marijuana industry. But despite the huge potential for profit, investors are often confused or hesitant to risk involvement in the legal medical marijuana business, and with understandable reason. The industry is a bit of double-edged sword.

In most states, marijuana is a bargain compared to beer

Marijuana is really cheap relative to beer in most states—and really not in, well, only a few.

Washington D.C. Will Officially Vote to Legalize Marijuana!

America’s capital has joined Alaska and Oregon as the third jurisdiction with a chance to legalize cannabis this fall. Today, the D.C. Board of Elections decided that Ballot Initiative 71 has qualified for November’s election.After gathering over 57,000 signatures in favor of legalization–more than double the qualifying number–Washington D.C. voters will now decide the fate of the “Legalization of Minimal Amounts of Marijuana for Personal Use Act of 2014” in just a few months.If voters approve the measure, Washington D.C. would become America’s 3rd, 4th, or 5th legal area.

Since marijuana legalization, highway fatalities in Colorado are at near-historic lows

By Radley Balko August 5 at 11:29 AM  Since Colorado voters legalized pot in 2012, prohibition supporters have warned that recreational marijuana will lead to a scourge of “drugged divers” on the state’s roads.