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1/12/15 REUTERS 21:00:57
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January 12, 2015
Breakingviews: Thiel bets regulators just blowing smoke on weed
Kevin Allison
Daniel Indiviglio
CHICAGO/WASHINGTON (Reuters Breakingviews) - Peter Thiel may reckon regulators are just blowing smoke on weed. The PayPal billionaire's Founders Fund is backing the marijuana business, investing in Seattle-based farming firm Privateer Holdings. ...
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Company: UBER TECHNOLOGIES INC; AIRBNB INC; PAYPAL INC; MARLEY CO (THE)
News Subject: (Smoking (1SM71); Venture Capital (1VE73); Corporate Funding (1XO17); Government (1GO80); Government Industry Highlights (1GO15); Drug Addiction (1DR84); Funding Instruments (1FU41); Health & Family (1HE30))
Industry: (Financial Services (1FI37))
Region: (U.S. West Region (1WE46); North America (1NO39); Americas (1AM92); USA (1US73); Washington (1WA44))
Language: EN
Other Indexing: (Privateer Holdings) (Mark Blinch; Peter Thiel)
Keywords: health (MCC:OEC); (N2:US); (N2:AMERS); (N2:USA); (MCCL:OEC)
Word Count: 509
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