Playboy Gets Fired Up For Cannabis Advocacy and Reform

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The cannabis advocacy movement goes back many years and involves many people. Cannabis advocacy as a whole has been such a successful movement because it has had such a wide variety of people and organizations on its side.

New Cannabis Industry Sector Advocacy Group Launches In The UK

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The post New Cannabis Industry Sector Advocacy Group Launches In The UK first appeared on Cannabis Law Report. As yet we can’t locate a website. Here’s a report from Business Cann. All the names are easily recognizable if you follow the UK … Read More.

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Wisconsin NORML: Presenting a United Front of Advocacy, Education and Reform

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Presenting a united front of advocacy, education and reform must be a priority of all WI constituents who voted yes for cannabis and have had their voices ignored by those who would claim to represent them. ACTIVISM Advocacy Citizen Lobbyists Community Organizing Grassroots Lobby Day NORML Chapters NORML Chapter Wisconsin NORML

An Update from the MAPS Policy and Advocacy Team

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The post An Update from the MAPS Policy and Advocacy Team first appeared on Cannabis Law Report. Drug Decriminalization: Election Results and Articles.

Maltese Cannabis Advocacy Group ReLEAF Says Cannabis Must Be Decriminalized in 2021

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The post Maltese Cannabis Advocacy Group ReLEAF Says Cannabis Must Be Decriminalized in 2021 first appeared on Cannabis Law Report. Malta Today reports.

Canada’s favourite cannabis advocacy groups

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Meet Canada’s favourite cannabis advocacy groups, as chosen by Leafly readers. The post Canada’s favourite cannabis advocacy groups appeared first on Leafly. Canada Lifestyle Strains & products advocacy business cannabis business NORML patients politics readers choice social justice taxesFrom patients' rights to justice reform and all manner of tax and accuracy issues in between, they took on some of Canada's most pressing cannabis issues.

Tacky & Unwarranted, Playboy Launches Cannabis Law Reform And Advocacy Campaign

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The post Tacky & Unwarranted, Playboy Launches Cannabis Law Reform And Advocacy Campaign first appeared on Cannabis Law Report. Yes it is true according to a press release published 24 September 2020. A couple of months back they announced they were getting in the … Read More. Breaking News

Nigeria: The Association of Legislative Drafting & Advocacy Submits Amicus Curae Brief To Nigerian Supreme Court Concerning Legalization & Regulation Of Cannabis

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The post Nigeria: The Association of Legislative Drafting & Advocacy Submits Amicus Curae Brief To Nigerian Supreme Court Concerning Legalization & Regulation Of Cannabis first appeared on Cannabis Law Report. Here’s the introduction of the brief relating to. NURA OCHALA.

Nigeria: Governor of Ondo State Agrees To Sponsor Legislative Advocacy and Litigation Initiatives For Legalisation of Medical Cannabis In The Country’s National Legislature

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We learn from the Nigerian Association of Legislative Drafting & Advocacy that His Excellency Governor Rotimi Akeredolu, of Ondo State (Senior Advocate of Nigeria), has … Read More.

Nigeria: Assoc of Legislative Drafters & Advocacy Practitioners of Nigeria Submit Cannabis Proposal Finance Request To United Nations Office of Drugs and Crime (UNDOC)

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” We write to request UNDOC’s technical and financial assistance to implement activities (a combination of legislative advocacy and litigation) towards achievement of … Read More. They write.”

Supreme Cannabis Announces Departure of Chief Advocacy Officer, John Fowler

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29, 2019 /CNW/ – The Supreme Cannabis Company, Inc. (“Supreme Cannabis” or the “Company”) (TSX: FIRE) (OTCQX: SPRWF) (FRA: 53S1) announced that, effective today, it has parted ways with its Chief Advocacy Officer, John Fowler. The post Supreme Cannabis Announces Departure of Chief Advocacy Officer, John Fowler appeared first on Cannabis News | Lifestyle Tips | Expert Opinions | Stocks. TORONTO, Oct.

Washington: Home Cultivation Legislation Receives First Committee Hearing of 2021

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Advocacy home cultivation legislation WashingtonHouse Bill 1019 would allow adults to cultivate up to six marijuana plants for personal use. The post Washington: Home Cultivation Legislation Receives First Committee Hearing of 2021 appeared first on NORML.

Consumer Brands Association Forms Expert Board to Provide Strategic Oversight of Advocacy Approach to CBD

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Each of the advisory board members brings a unique perspective that will be crucial in helping inform and guide the CPG industry’s advocacy approach on this rapidly evolving issue.”. Joining the CBD Advisory Board are: Mick Cornett, former Oklahoma City mayor; Edward Davis, former commissioner, Boston Police Department; Tom Galvin, executive director, Digital Citizens Alliance; Karen Tandy, former administrator, U.S.

Activists Deploy Giant Joint In Next Round Of SAFE Bill Advocacy in DC

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Cannabis advocacy groups targeted the Senate on Tuesday to get the Republican leadership to take up marijuana legislation they describe as a first step toward full legalization. Bloomeberg report. Giant Joint Deployed in Campaign for Cannabis Banking Bill. A rally on Capitol Hill featured a 51-foot inflated marijuana cigarette with the label “Congress, Pass the Joint.”.

House Leadership Announces Vote On MORE Act To End Marijuana Prohibition Will Take Place Next Week

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2020 Advocacy Cannabis Caucus Citizen Lobbyists Collateral Consequences Legislative Update The MORE Act

TNI Article: The Transnational Institute (TNI) is an international research and advocacy institute committed to building a just, democratic and sustainable world. For more than 40 years, TNI has served as a unique nexus between social movements, engaged scholars and policy makers.

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The post TNI Article: The Transnational Institute (TNI) is an international research and advocacy institute committed to building a just, democratic and sustainable world. Surprise surprise over at the UN it is all about politics.

Congress Votes To Protect Legal Marijuana

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ACTIVISM Advocacy Cannabis Caucus Policy Earl Blumenauer Rep. We did it! Again!) Today, for the second time in history, the House of Representatives… The post Congress Votes To Protect Legal Marijuana appeared first on NORML. Barbara Lee Rep. Eleanor Holmes Norton Rep. Tom McClintock

Vote For Marijuana In 2020

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ACTIVISM Advocacy Community Organizing Election VotingGet registered ?. Check or change your current registration ?. Request an absentee ballot ?. Easily access our candidate database ?. Spread the word ???. The post Vote For Marijuana In 2020 appeared first on NORML.

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NORML Partners with Green Flower to Launch First-of-its-Kind Online Training Program for Cannabis Advocates

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2020 ACTIVISM Advocacy Citizen Lobbyists Community Organizing EDUCATION Grassroots activists advocacy featured green flower mediaThis 100% online course will teach you the essential tools and nuanced techniques NORML has deployed over the last 50 years to shape cannabis policy at the local, state, national, and international levels. The post NORML Partners with Green Flower to Launch First-of-its-Kind Online Training Program for Cannabis Advocates appeared first on NORML.

MORE Act Gains Third Public Republican YES Commitment and Hits 25% Cosponsorship Threshold In House

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NORML 2020 Conference: Celebrating 50 Years of Activism

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Conference Activism advocacy certificate featured Marijuana Activism NORML Conference normltv virtual eventRegister now for the NORML 2020 Conference, streaming October 22-23 from 12-5PM EDT. The post NORML 2020 Conference: Celebrating 50 Years of Activism appeared first on NORML.

Four Reasons Why the MORE Act Vote Is a Really Big Deal

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Advocacy The MORE Act Biden deschedule Kamal Harris mcconnell MORE ActHere are four reasons why the upcoming House floor vote on The MORE Act will mark an important and significant milestone in the history of marijuana law reform.

McConnell Misleads on Marijuana

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A Founder Looks at 50: Willie Nelson — America’s Favorite Marijuana Smoker

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2020 A Founder Looks at 50 ACTIVISM Advocacy Chip Carter Keith Stroup NORML psa Willie NelsonFor NORML’s 50th anniversary, every Friday we will be posting a blog from NORML’s Founder… The post A Founder Looks at 50: Willie Nelson — America’s Favorite Marijuana Smoker appeared first on NORML.

Federal: Upcoming vote in the House on marijuana policy

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Advocacy Appropriations Congress GOVERNMENT Policy amendment appropriations Earl Blumenauer Rep. Later this month, there will be a crucial vote in the US House of Representatives… The post Federal: Upcoming vote in the House on marijuana policy appeared first on NORML.

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NORML Resource Guide: Engaging Effective Activism During the COVID-19 Pandemic

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In this guide, NORML highlights various online tools to assist reformers in their advocacy endeavors. Thank you for your continued advocacy and support. 2020 ACTIVISM Advocacy COVID-19 Activism advocacy coronavirus covid resource guideEven during these uncertain times, NORML’s mission remains the same. In fact, one can argue that our mission now is more important than ever before.

A coalition of marijuana companies, churches and advocacy groups is asking California Gov. Gavin Newsom for a temporary cut in the state’s cannabis taxes.

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The NY Times reports… The group that includes the California State Conference of the NAACP, Los Angeles Metropolitan Churches and the industry group Southern California Coalition … Read More. Gumballs

NORML Activist Spotlight: Tamara Netzel

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Through her advocacy work, Tamara met more and more people who had been arrested for cannabis, and it troubled her how important pieces of those stories were left out of the news coverage the general public sees. 2020 ACTIVISM Advocacy Citizen Lobbyists Collateral Consequences Cruel Consequences Grassroots Medical Marijuana NORML Chapters Virginia activist advocacy advocate art marijuana medical cannabis medical marijuana NORML Virginia NORML

Lawmakers Prepare for Historic House Floor Vote on the MORE Act

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Advocacy Cannabis Caucus Expungement GOVERNMENT LEGISLATION Legislative Update Policy Politics The MORE Act Earl Blumenauer featured MORE Act

Marijuana Legalization and the Fight for Racial Justice

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ACTIVISM Advocacy Grassroots SOCIETYSince 1619, when the first ships arrived on the coast of Virginia with enslaved Africans in chains, our country has long had to struggle to address the inequality and structural racism embedded within our public institutions -- particularly within the criminal justice system. The post Marijuana Legalization and the Fight for Racial Justice appeared first on NORML.

Biden’s Marijuana Plan Is out of Step with Public Opinion, Would Do Little to Mitigate the Failed Policy of Federal Prohibition

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ACTIVISM Advocacy Decriminalization Election Legalization Policy Politics The MORE Act 2020 Elections Joe BidenNORML is skeptical that this proposed recommendation will bring about the sort of tangible marijuana policy changes that voters have consistently demanded — in national polls and at the ballot box. The post Biden’s Marijuana Plan Is out of Step with Public Opinion, Would Do Little to Mitigate the Failed Policy of Federal Prohibition appeared first on NORML.

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Canopy Growth Names Trailblazer Hilary Black as Chief Advocacy Officer

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SMITHS FALLS, ON /CNW/ – Canopy Growth Corporation (“Canopy Growth” or the “Company”) (TSX: WEED) (NYSE: CGC) is pleased to announce it has named Hilary Black as its Chief Advocacy Officer, effective Feb. In her expanded role, Hilary’s mandate includes driving patient advocacy efforts worldwide, executing the Company’s global corporate social responsibility strategy, and leading […].

A Monumental May for Nevada NORML

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420 ACTIVISM Advocacy INDUSTRY Nevada NORML NORML Chapters SOCIETY Uncategorized Nevada NevadaNORMLEven in the continually uncertain world that Nevadans find themselves in, Nevada NORML is continuing to advocate for cannabis reform despite the strange corona-world of 2020. The post A Monumental May for Nevada NORML appeared first on NORML.

HISTORIC: A bill to end marijuana prohibition just passed

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2019 ACTIVISM Advocacy GOVERNMENT Legalization Policy The MORE ActToday, you were a part of making history. The House Judiciary Committee just approved the MORE Act on a bipartisan vote of 24-10. This is legislation that tens-of-thousands advocated for by sending messages, making phone calls, and meeting with lawmakers in DC and district offices. This marks the first time that a congressional committee has ever passed a bill to remove marijuana from the Controlled Substances Act.

A Monumental May for Nevada NORML

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While in-person meetings are on hold, Nevada NORML has found a cyber-way to continue to provide that education and cannabis advocacy that the chapter has become nationally recognized for. 2020 ACTIVISM Advocacy Community Organizing Nevada NORML NORML Chapters SOCIETYEven in the continually uncertain world that Nevadans find themselves in, Nevada NORML is continuing to advocate for cannabis reform despite the strange corona-world of 2020.

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NORML Celebrates 49 Years of Fighting for Freedom

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2019 ACTIVISM Advocacy Grassroots Legalize America NORML49 years ago, Keith Stroup founded NORML to end marijuana prohibition. Now, 10 states and DC have legalized the adult-use of marijuana, and more than two-thirds of the country has legalized medical cannabis. We’ve moved mountains, thanks to good people like you. Our birthday wish this year is simple: let’s legalize America.

American Bar Association Endorses Ending Marijuana Prohibition

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ABNORML NEWS ACTIVISM Advocacy GOVERNMENTThe American Bar Association (ABA) has passed a resolution in support of ending federal marijuana prohibition and removing the substance from the Controlled Substances Act (CSA). In language that does not mince words, the proposal reads : FURTHER RESOLVED, That the American Bar Association urges Congress to enact legislation to remove marijuana from Schedule I of the Controlled Substances Act.