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Ohio Gov. Dewine wins GOP nomination for 2nd term in office

Ohio Gov. Dewine wins GOP nomination for 2nd term in office

TOLEDO, Ohio (AP) — Republican Gov. Mike DeWine on Tuesday won his party’s nomination for a second term in office, overcoming conservative anger of his strict pandemic policies and notable rifts with former President Donald Trump.
Bond denied for former 'American Idol' star charged in crash

Bond denied for former 'American Idol' star charged in crash

SPARTANBURG, S.C. (AP) — A South Carolina judge has denied bond for a former “American Idol” contestant accused of killing a man by barreling into him with his pickup truck after using a marijuana vaping device.

SD pot legalization campaign submits signatures for ballot

SIOUX FALLS, S.D.

Feds: Man sold marijuana at home from a vending machine

DETROIT (AP) — A man told investigators that he was making $2,000 a day selling marijuana from a vending machine attached to his Detroit home, federal agents said.
WNBA to honor Brittney Griner with league-wide floor decals

WNBA to honor Brittney Griner with league-wide floor decals

The WNBA will honor Phoenix star Brittney Griner with a floor decal and allow the Mercury to pay her without it counting against the team’s salary cap, the league announced Tuesday.

CannTrust renamed Phoena as company continues to rebuild following scandals

VAUGHAN, Ont. — Beleaguered cannabis company CannTrust Equity Inc. has been renamed Phoena Holdings Inc.
Cannabis company Choom obtains creditor protection, interim financing from Aurora

Cannabis company Choom obtains creditor protection, interim financing from Aurora

VANCOUVER — Choom Holdings Inc. and some of its subsidiaries have obtained creditor protection from the Supreme Court of British Columbia and interim financing from Aurora Cannabis Inc.

Alabama cornerback Eli Ricks arrested in Mississippi

TUSCALOOSA, Ala. (AP) — Alabama cornerback Eli Ricks was arrested in Mississippi on charges of speeding, not having insurance and a first offense possession of marijuana.

Ohio legal pot backers sue over disputed petition deadline

COLUMBUS, Ohio (AP) — Supporters of recreational marijuana legalization in Ohio have sued state legislative leaders in an anticipated dispute over whether a legalization referendum can appear on this November's ballot.

Man shot and killed inside Los Angeles cannabis dispensary

LOS ANGELES (AP) — A man was shot and killed inside a Los Angeles cannabis dispensary and police are searching for two suspects, authorities said Sunday.