BREAKING: New York Legislature Approves Marijuana Legalization

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Marijuana Revenue and Taxation Act (MRTA) legalizes and regulates the adult-use, commercial marijuana market in New York State, while also permitting those over the age of 21 to cultivate personal-use quantities of cannabis in their own homes.

New Mexico becomes America’s newest legal cannabis state

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Possession and homegrow become legal on June 29, 2021. The post New Mexico becomes America’s newest legal cannabis state appeared first on Leafly. Politics adult use legalization marijuana legalization new mexico

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New Mexico poised to become the next legal cannabis state

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The state Legislature passed two legalization bills, which now await the governor's signature. The post New Mexico poised to become the next legal cannabis state appeared first on Leafly. Politics adult use cannabis legalization cannabis legalization new mexico

Virginia: Legislature Gives Final Approval of Legalization Measure

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The advancement of this legislation is another historic step for cannabis justice in Virginia. The post Virginia: Legislature Gives Final Approval of Legalization Measure appeared first on NORML.

Where the Money Grows: Learning the Industry Trends in Medical Cannabis, Recreational Marijuana, Hemp, and Beyond

Speaker: Jonathan Bench, International Cannabis and Securities Business Attorney at Harris Bricken

The U.S. cannabis industry is still in its infancy, even though states began engaging with legalization in one form or another in the late 1990s. Today, many opportunities exist for individuals and businesses that want to engage in the industry. Join international cannabis and securities business attorney Jonathan Bench as he provides some pitfalls and best practices for companies & individuals looking to engage with the U.S. cannabis marketplace.

Montana: Adult-Use Legalization Law Takes Effect

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Adults may legally possess up to one ounce of marijuana and/or privately cultivate up to four mature cannabis plants. The post Montana: Adult-Use Legalization Law Takes Effect appeared first on NORML. Legalization legalization Montana

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Virginia Could Be Next to Legalize Adult Use Cannabis

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Since the start of 2021 Virginia Governor Ralph Northam (D) has made it clear that he plans to see cannabis legalized for adult use before the year is over. Cannabis News adult use marijuana Virginia cannabis legalization Virginia legalize it virginia

Cannabis In Canada: Two Year Anniversary of Legalization

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It has been two years of cannabis legalization in Canada but it was not an easy path. The same day cannabis was legalized […]. legalization dayOn October 17, 2018, the Canadian government decriminalized weed for recreational use.

Virginia: House and Senate Lawmakers Approve Marijuana Legalization Measures in Historic Votes

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“Virginians have been clear in their support for this issue and Governor Northam agrees, it is time to legalize the responsible use of cannabis by adults in the Commonwealth.". Legalization Virginia 2021 featured legalization Legalize Virginia legislation Ralph Northam Virginia NORML

Virginia moves cannabis legalization to July 1, 2021

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Originally set to legalize in 2024, Virginia's law now kicks in this summer. The post Virginia moves cannabis legalization to July 1, 2021 appeared first on Leafly. Politics adult-use legalization marijuana legalization virginia

It’s official—recreational cannabis is now legal in New York State

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On Wednesday, Governor Andrew Cuomo signed a bill to legalize recreational cannabis in New York State. Effective immediately, smoking recreational cannabis is now to be lawfully treated with the same approach as cigarettes.

New York becomes 17th state to legalize marijuana: Weed is legal in NY starting today

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Cannabis is legal in New York today. The post New York becomes 17th state to legalize marijuana: Weed is legal in NY starting today appeared first on Leafly. Politics adult-use legalization Andrew Cuomo marijuana legalization New York new york city war on drugs

Legalize It: The Path to Cannabis Equity in Virginia

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Virginia NORML is thrilled to provide a direct line to the policymakers, researchers, and advocates who are championing cannabis policy reform in the Commonwealth, especially in light of the opportunities the 2021 Virginia General Assembly session presents for proposed legislation.

Vote to legalize it!

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Voters in several states will have the opportunity to decide at the ballot whether to legalize cannabis for either adult-use or for medical purposes. The post Vote to legalize it! 2020 ACTIVISM Election GOVERNMENT Legalization Politics election vote

South Dakotans Green-Light Marijuana Legalization and Medical Access

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The post South Dakotans Green-Light Marijuana Legalization and Medical Access appeared first on NORML. 2020 ACTIVISM Election Legalization Medical Marijuana 2020 Elections legalization medical cannabis medical marijuana South Dakota

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How Can You Buy Cannabis Legally?

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Cannabis is federally illegal, and buying cannabis from the black market is illegal regardless of which state you live. In states with operational marijuana dispensaries, you can buy cannabis legally from a licensed dispensary. Recreational cannabis is legal.

New Jersey governor signs cannabis legalization into law, finally

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The final bill locks in legal reforms to make sure young people and people of color aren't targeted by local cops. The post New Jersey governor signs cannabis legalization into law, finally appeared first on Leafly.

Virginia: Governor Says “The Time Has Come to Legalize Marijuana”

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“Governor Northam has always been thoughtful in his approach to cannabis policy. The post Virginia: Governor Says “The Time Has Come to Legalize Marijuana” appeared first on NORML. Legalization legalization Northam Virginia Virginia NORML

New Mexico: Lawmakers Fail to Approve Marijuana Legalization Before Key Legislative Deadline

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“Lawmakers, for the moment, have once again failed to deliver common sense marijuana policy reform for the people of New Mexico, an overwhelming majority of whom support legalizing cannabis for adults.”. Legalization legalization legislation New Mexico

Legal Marijuana Sales Spiked Dramatically in 2020

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billion in cannabis products from legal retailers in 2020 – up from $10.7 The post Legal Marijuana Sales Spiked Dramatically in 2020 appeared first on NORML. ECONOMICS Legalization covid economics leafly purchases retail sales revenue"Customers purchased an estimated $17.9

Vermont Legalizes Recreational Marijuana Sales

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On Thursday 8 October, 2020, Governor Phil Scott (R) announced that he’ll allow a marijuana sales legalization bill passed by the legislature (S.54) to take effect. This makes Vermont the 11th state in the US to legalize recreational marijuana.

New Jersey: Legislative Leaders Reach Consensus on Marijuana Legalization Plan

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"This legislation will accomplish our shared goals of delivering restorative justice and ensuring that the communities most impacted by the War on Drugs see the economic benefits of the adult-use cannabis market.". Ballot Initiative Legalization legalization New Jersey question 1 Statepolicy

Mississippi: Medical Organizations Join Legal Fight to Overturn Election Result Legalizing Medical Cannabis Access

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The post Mississippi: Medical Organizations Join Legal Fight to Overturn Election Result Legalizing Medical Cannabis Access appeared first on NORML. Ballot Initiative Medical Marijuana amicus initiative lawsuit Measure 26 medical cannabis Mississippi

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Election 2020: Cannabis legalization results and live coverage

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The post Election 2020: Cannabis legalization results and live coverage appeared first on Leafly. Politics Arizona cannabis legalization Election 2020 legalization vote marijuana legalization mississippi Montana new jersey Oregon south dakota

Where is cannabis legal?

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State laws are constantly shifting on cannabis legalization. Learn more about states where marijuana is legal—either for adult-use, medical use, or both. The post Where is cannabis legal?

Legal cannabis in Nepal? It could happen

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Legalizing marijuana will help the poor farmers,' says the leader of the country's ruling party. The post Legal cannabis in Nepal? Politics cannabis legalization legalization marijuana legalization Nepal weed

Election 2020: New Jersey cannabis legalization guide

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3, New Jersey will become the first mid-Atlantic state to legalize cannabis for all adults. The post Election 2020: New Jersey cannabis legalization guide appeared first on Leafly. If voters approve a constitutional amendment on Nov.

Mexico is moving to legalize cannabis in 2021. What does that mean for the US?

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Marijuana legalization—expected by April 30—could quiet narco-violence and open global opportunities for Mexican companies. The post Mexico is moving to legalize cannabis in 2021.

Election 2020: South Dakota cannabis legalization guide

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3 by becoming the first state to pass both medical and adult-use legalization on a single day. The post Election 2020: South Dakota cannabis legalization guide appeared first on Leafly. South Dakota voters could make history on Nov.

Study: Most Americans in Legal States Express “Positive Perceptions” of the Cannabis Marketplace

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Investigators concluded, "The current findings suggest generally positive perceptions of the legal cannabis market.". The post Study: Most Americans in Legal States Express “Positive Perceptions” of the Cannabis Marketplace appeared first on NORML.

Virginia lawmakers agree to legalize marijuana, but not until 2024

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You'll have to wait nearly three years before possession becomes legal. The post Virginia lawmakers agree to legalize marijuana, but not until 2024 appeared first on Leafly. Sorry, Virginia.

Cannabis Expected to Finally be Legalized in New York in 2021

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Andrew Cuomo’s efforts to legalize cannabis in the Empire State might finally come to fruition in 2021. The post Cannabis Expected to Finally be Legalized in New York in 2021 appeared first on Latest Cannabis News Today - Headlines, Videos & Stocks.

Mexico Advances Legislation to Legalize Cannabis, Putting Immense Pressure on the U.S. to Do The Same

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It seems like cannabis is at an incredibly important crossroads here in the U.S. million people use cannabis per month in the U.S. Cannabis News cannabis news legal issues legalize it marijuana news Mexico

South Dakota voters legalized cannabis, but state politicians aren’t having it

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Voters passed both medical and adult-use legalization. The post South Dakota voters legalized cannabis, but state politicians aren’t having it appeared first on Leafly. Politics cannabis legalization court challenges medical marijuana legalization south dakota

Cannabis Legalization in New York – Is it good news For Canadian companies?

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Lawmakers might strike a deal soon to legalize recreational cannabis in NYS. Meanwhile, Canadian Cannabis companies look to pave their way into the U.S. A legalization bill could be ready to be voted as early as next week by the state senate.

Arizona: Adult-Use Legalization Initiative Qualifies for 2020 Ballot

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The Act permits those age 21 or older to possess up to one ounce of cannabis and directs revenue from retail cannabis sales to fund various public education and safety programs. The post Arizona: Adult-Use Legalization Initiative Qualifies for 2020 Ballot appeared first on NORML.

Vermont finally OKs retail cannabis stores, years after legalizing

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The post Vermont finally OKs retail cannabis stores, years after legalizing appeared first on Leafly. Industry Politics adult-use legalization cannabis sales cannabis stores marijuana legalization marijuana stores vermontIt's good news for consumers.

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