Medical Marijuana News

Peruse the headlines as they are told, keep abreast of the issues as they unfold. Keep up with the ever-changing policies that govern our regions, and the political directives that affect our lives.

April 20, 2021

Mayor Of Birmingham, Alabama To Issue Blanket Pardons For 15,000 Pot Convictions

Birmingham, Alabama will pardon thousands of cannabis convictions going back 30 years. This article originally appears: Mayor Of Birmingham, Alabama To Issue Blanket Pardons For 15,000 Pot Convictions
April 20, 2021

White House Marijuana Comments Are Out of Step with Public Opinion

“It is impractical at best and disingenuous at worst for the Biden campaign to claim that rescheduling cannabis from Schedule I to Schedule II – the same category as cocaine– would in any way address the existing inconsistencies between state and federal marijuana laws” The post White House Marijuana Comments […]
April 20, 2021

SAFE Banking Act of 2021 Passed by House of Representatives

As a special 420 gift (not really, it’s just a coincidence), the House passed the SAFE Banking Act of 2021! This article originally appears: SAFE Banking Act of 2021 Passed by House of Representatives
April 20, 2021

Finish the Fight with NORML This 4/20

Join us this holiday to help “finish the fight” for legalization. The post Finish the Fight with NORML This 4/20 appeared first on NORML. This article originally appears: Finish the Fight with NORML This 4/20
April 19, 2021

Comprehensive Bill To Expand Access To Medical Cannabis In Public Schools Clears Colorado House

A bill to allow access to medical cannabis in public schools is headed to the governor’s desk! This article originally appears: Comprehensive Bill To Expand Access To Medical Cannabis In Public Schools Clears Colorado House
April 19, 2021

US House Passes Bill To Normalize Adult-Use Cannabis Commerce

Members of the House of Representatives voted today in favor of a stand-alone piece of legislation, The SAFE Banking Act, to remedy the ongoing inconsistencies between state and federal marijuana laws. The post US House Passes Bill To Normalize Adult-Use Cannabis Commerce appeared first on NORML. This […]
April 19, 2021

Idaho Hemp Bill Finally Signed Into Law, Legalizing The Crop Across All 50 States

State lawmakers have joined the rest of the nation with the passage of a bill to legalize Idaho hemp production. This article originally appears: Idaho Hemp Bill Finally Signed Into Law, Legalizing The Crop Across All 50 States
April 19, 2021

Cannabis Spending in Canada Exceeded $2 Billion in 2020

A new report shows significant numbers in cannabis spending for our neighbors to the North. This article originally appears: Cannabis Spending in Canada Exceeded Billion in 2020
April 19, 2021

Help us “Finish the Fight” for Legalization on 4/20

To facilitate this day of advocacy, NORML will be releasing a “Finish the Fight” digital toolkit, both to its chapter and affiliate network and to the general public The post Help us “Finish the Fight” for Legalization on 4/20 appeared first on NORML. This article originally appears: […]
April 19, 2021

Idaho Constitutional Ban On Legal Cannabis Fails In Legislature

An attempt to prevent any cannabis reform in Idaho has fallen flat. This article originally appears: Idaho Constitutional Ban On Legal Cannabis Fails In Legislature
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