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Launched by AJNAG (Activists Justifying the Natural Agriculture of Ganja), a Web-based community advocating for medical marijuana, the Cannabis app takes those seeking medicinal marijuana through the entire process of obtaining it. The app is downloadable from (http://abcnews.go.com/Business/Technology/Story?id=7981348&page=1)Apple's store (http://abcnews.go.com/Technology/AheadoftheCurve/story?id=7575266&page=1) for $2.99.

"Our goal is to put the power of cannabis change in your pocket while you enjoy the most sticky and potent iPhone application available!" the founders say in a statement on their Web site.

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