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September 21, 2020

South Dakota: Opposition Group’s Polling Shows Voter Support for Marijuana Legalization Initiatives

According to the survey results, some 70 percent of respondents back Initiative Measure 26 — which establishes a medical cannabis access program — and some 60 percent of voters support Constitutional Amendment A, which legalizes the adult-use marijuana market. The post South Dakota: Opposition Group’s Polling Shows Voter Support for […]
September 18, 2020

French Committee Pushes for Cannabis Legalization

French leaders are concerned that the country is falling behind its European neighbors. This article originally appears: French Committee Pushes for Cannabis Legalization
September 18, 2020

Renowned Travel Author Rick Steves Urges Voters to Back Marijuana Legalization Initiatives in November

Rick Steves wrote: “I’ve campaigned for marijuana legalization in six different states — Washington, Oregon, Massachusetts, Maine, Illinois, and Michigan — and in each one, we’ve been successful. The post Renowned Travel Author Rick Steves Urges Voters to Back Marijuana Legalization Initiatives in November appeared first on NORML. […]
September 18, 2020

Congress Delays Vote On MORE Act

The decision is disappointing to say the least. This article originally appears: Congress Delays Vote On MORE Act
September 18, 2020

A Founder Looks at 50: The Boston Common Bust – Of Course We Were Smoking a Joint! Why Else Would We Be at the Freedom Rally?

One of them grabbed me by the shoulder, showed me his police badge and shouted, “You are old enough to know better than to be smoking marijuana,” as he placed me under arrest…They seemed far more upset that two old men were smoking pot! The post A Founder Looks at […]
September 17, 2020

Racial Bias In Pots Arrests Still Prevalent In D.C. Despite Legalization

Between 2015 and 2019, nearly 90% of those arrested for cannabis-related crimes in Washington, D.C. were Black, although African-Americans make up only 45% of the city’s population. This article originally appears: Racial Bias In Pots Arrests Still Prevalent In D.C. Despite Legalization
September 17, 2020

Vermont Legislative Panel Agrees On Cannabis Retail Sales Bill

Cannabis retail is getting closer to becoming a reality in Vermont. This article originally appears: Vermont Legislative Panel Agrees On Cannabis Retail Sales Bill
September 17, 2020

Justice Delayed Is Justice Denied: MORE Act Vote Postponed

It is with a heavy heart that we make this post. Despite an unprecedented level… The post Justice Delayed Is Justice Denied: MORE Act Vote Postponed appeared first on NORML. This article originally appears: Justice Delayed Is Justice Denied: MORE Act Vote Postponed
September 16, 2020

Mexico’s Senate Reconvenes While Cannabis Grows Nearby

Activists plant the capitol with high hopes for fair ordinances. This article originally appears: Mexico’s Senate Reconvenes While Cannabis Grows Nearby
September 16, 2020

Federal Government Wants To Use Unreliable Hair Drug Tests

The proposal has been met with a lot of criticism. This article originally appears: Federal Government Wants To Use Unreliable Hair Drug Tests
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