Excerpt from KOMONews.com (May 5, 2012):

Sixteen states and the District of Columbia now have medical marijuana laws. 

Like a Gunshot blast!

In just Oregon and Washington there are nearly 100,000 medical marijuana patients. 

Now this once fringe culture has taken another step towards the mainstream – growers and grower cooperatives can now buy insurance policies to protect their crops and marijuana inventories against losses.

Sticky, sweet-smelling sublime bud!

Insurance agent Dan DeChynne is one of the first to sell the pot policies in Oregon and Southwest Washington. 

“It covers every kind of possible case; fire, rain, or wind, theft, even raids,” he told KATU On Your Side Investigator Thom Jensen. …