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.

February 10, 2021

South Dakota: Governor Announces Intent to Delay Implementing Voter-Initiated Medical Marijuana Access Law

“These cynical efforts to undermine and delay the enactment of these voter-approved measures is an affront to the very constituents that these lawmakers are in office to serve.” The post South Dakota: Governor Announces Intent to Delay Implementing Voter-Initiated Medical Marijuana Access Law appeared first on NORML. […]
February 10, 2021

Governor of Connecticut Pushes For Legalizing Adult-Use Cannabis In Budget Address

Connecticut’s Governor Ned Lamont proposed legalizing recreational cannabis in his budget address this week. This article originally appears: Governor of Connecticut Pushes For Legalizing Adult-Use Cannabis In Budget Address
February 10, 2021

South Dakota Governor Delays Implementation of Medical Marijuana Initiative

It seems that Governor Kristi Noem isn’t quite done derailing voter-approved cannabis initiatives. This article originally appears: South Dakota Governor Delays Implementation of Medical Marijuana Initiative
February 10, 2021

Study Shows Cannabis Lowers Blood Pressure in Hypertension Patients

A new study finds that cannabis has the potential to lower blood pressure levels in older patients with hypertension. This article originally appears: Study Shows Cannabis Lowers Blood Pressure in Hypertension Patients
February 10, 2021

Is Federal Cannabis Legalization Finally Imminent?

Are major changes to federal cannabis laws on the horizon? This article originally appears: Is Federal Cannabis Legalization Finally Imminent?
February 9, 2021

California Cannabis Workers Now Included In First Phase of COVID-19 Vaccine Rollout

California Department of Public Health updated their guidelines for the COVID-19 vaccine late last week. This article originally appears: California Cannabis Workers Now Included In First Phase of COVID-19 Vaccine Rollout
February 9, 2021

South Dakota Judge Nullifies Cannabis Legalization Initiative

Despite the people of South Dakota voting in favor of legalizing cannabis, a circuit court judge has struck down the measure. This article originally appears: South Dakota Judge Nullifies Cannabis Legalization Initiative
February 9, 2021

Maine Lawmakers Propose More Flexible Cannabis Advertising

Some consider the language of Maine’s current regulations on cannabis advertising to be too strict. This article originally appears: Maine Lawmakers Propose More Flexible Cannabis Advertising
February 9, 2021

South Dakota: Circuit Judge Rules Against Implementation of Voter-Approved Marijuana Legalization Measure

Proponents of Measure A, South Dakotans for Better Marijuana Laws, say that they will appeal the ruling to the state’s Supreme Court. In a Facebook post, the group stated: “This is not over. We will appeal. We will prevail.” The post South Dakota: Circuit Judge Rules Against Implementation of Voter-Approved […]
February 8, 2021

Poll: 61 Percent of US Adults Say Marijuana Legalization Is a “Good Idea”

Of all the policy issues discussed by pollsters, respondents’ support was strongest for legalizing cannabis. The post Poll: 61 Percent of US Adults Say Marijuana Legalization Is a “Good Idea” appeared first on NORML. This article originally appears: Poll: 61 Percent of US Adults Say Marijuana Legalization […]
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