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A recap of some important cannabis related news we read last week:

Five Things The “Straight” Business World Continues to Get Wrong about Marijuana
[ Cannabis Now / Angela Bacca ]

Congress’ Summer Fling With Marijuana. How Congress turned on the DEA and embraced weed.
[ Politico / James Higdon ]

D.A.R.E. Published an Op-Ed Calling for Marijuana Legalization
[ New York Magazine / Claire Landsbaum ]

2016: The Marijuana Election
[ Newsweek Special Edition ]

The DEA’s new boss says heroin is probably more dangerous than marijuana (This is a big change from his predecessor’s stance)
[ The Verge / Jamieson Cox ]

Study Says Marijuana Helps Heal Broken Bones Faster
[ Paper / Sandra Song]