If Cannabis is Legal, Why the Police Raids?

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If cannabis in Canada is legal, why are there still police raids? Suppose, for instance, you travel back to the 1990s, and you say in the future, cannabis is legal, but police still get funding and make raids on “illegal grow-ops,” you might scratch your head.

Germany’s Legalization Plans

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What are Germany’s legalization plans? Do they still plan on legalizing cannabis despite the obstacles ahead of them? There is uncertainty regarding natural gas supplies and European member state rules that forbid the importation of recreational cannabis.

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Can Biden Legalize Cannabis without Congress?

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Can the United States President Joe Biden legalize cannabis without authority from Congress? But then again, the prohibition of cannabis is unconstitutional. The post Can Biden Legalize Cannabis without Congress?

Brazil Legalizes Home-Grown Medical Cannabis 

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Brazil’s Superior Court has effectively legalized medical cannabis for home-grown use. What Happened The five-judge panel unanimously agreed that Brazil’s patients should have access to home-grown medical cannabis.

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.

Minnesota Accidentally Legalizes Edibles 

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Minnesota accidentally legalized cannabis edibles as part of a regulatory overhaul on July 1, 2022. ” But the law includes a loophole that essentially legalizes all forms of THC edibles.

Rhode Island’s Legalization

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Governor Dan McKee signed Rhode Island’s legalization of cannabis into law on May 25, 2022. Although, the State has had medical cannabis since 2006. The new law allows residents over 21 years old to possess and consume cannabis recreationally.

Democrat Senators’ Legalization Plan 

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Democrats have a legalization plan. US Senators have introduced yet another cannabis legalization act. The Cannabis Administration and Opportunity Act (CAOA) legislation would create a tax and regulatory structure for legal cannabis.

Germany Speeding Up Legalization Process

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Germany appears to be speeding up its legalization process. Finance Minister Christian Lindner tweeted cannabis will be legal “soon.” Expect a draft legalization bill sometime before the end of the year.

Legal medical cannabis could reach Mississippi by end of October

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With nearly 120 dispensaries licensed for business, patients will soon be able to treat roughly 20 medical conditions with cannabis products. The post Legal medical cannabis could reach Mississippi by end of October appeared first on Leafly.

Recent Polls Show Support for 2022 Legalization Initiatives

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"Voters' support for repealing cannabis criminalization crosses party lines," NORML's Deputy Director Paul Armentano said. The post Recent Polls Show Support for 2022 Legalization Initiatives appeared first on NORML. Election ballot initiatives legalization Maryland Missouri referendu

Delaware: Lawmakers Decline to Overturn Cannabis Legalization Veto

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The post Delaware: Lawmakers Decline to Overturn Cannabis Legalization Veto appeared first on NORML. Legalization Delaware veto Gov. Carney DE NORML legalization

Malta and Thailand legalize recreational cannabis

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The attitude towards recreational cannabis use is changing all over the world. This past week, Malta legalized recreational cannabis. Although all the details have yet to be released, here is what we know about the new cannabis laws in Malta and Thailand.

Medical cannabis for doggies, kitties is fully legalized in California

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The post Medical cannabis for doggies, kitties is fully legalized in California appeared first on Leafly. Politics California cannabis legalization cbd pets THCVeterinarians are finally able to recommend products, which will be coming to a dispensary near you.

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.

Voters in Five States, Dozens of Cities to Decide on Marijuana Legalization Measures This November

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If voters approve these measures, approximately half of all US residents will reside in a jurisdiction where the possession and use of cannabis are legal for adults. Election adult use ballot initiatives legalization

Election 2022: Missouri marijuana legalization guide

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Everything you need to know about Missouri's proposed cannabis legalization amendment on the Nov. The post Election 2022: Missouri marijuana legalization guide appeared first on Leafly.

New York’s Legal Take on Cannabis

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What is New York’s legal take on cannabis regulations? Every day the state gets closer to the legalization of cannabis. The state’s Cannabis Control Board has recently announced some new rules for soon-to-be cannabis retailers.

Supreme Court trial on homegrow ban reveals a bigger issue in federal cannabis legalization

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Does federal legalization only matter if the provinces agree? One man is challenging Quebec’s personal cannabis cultivation ban and, after three years, the case has reached the Supreme Court. Canada adult-use cannabis Canada Supreme Court federal legalization legalization politics

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

Wilmington, Delaware City Council Votes to Support Cannabis Legalization

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The post Wilmington, Delaware City Council Votes to Support Cannabis Legalization appeared first on NORML. Legalization Delaware legalization legislation wilmington

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: Governor Northam Signs Adult Use Marijuana Legalization Legislation

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“Today, together, we celebrate an extraordinary victory for cannabis justice in the Commonwealth.”. The post Virginia: Governor Northam Signs Adult Use Marijuana Legalization Legislation appeared first on NORML. Legalization legalization Legalize Virginia Virginia

Legal German Cannabis

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Could legal German cannabis soon be a thing? When the German government announced late last year that they would be legalizing cannabis, it caught few by surprise. They’ve had medical cannabis since 2017.

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.

Advocates Respond To Delaware House Vote On Cannabis Legalization

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Last week, Delaware’s House of Representatives missed another chance to legalize cannabis for adults 21 and older. The post Advocates Respond To Delaware House Vote On Cannabis Legalization appeared first on NORML. ACTIVISM Delaware legalization

Analysis: Legal Cannabis Businesses Associated with Increased Home Values

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Cannabis is here and here to stay. The post Analysis: Legal Cannabis Businesses Associated with Increased Home Values appeared first on NORML.

House Appropriations Committee Approves Amendment to Protect Legal State Marijuana Programs

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The House Committee on Appropriations voted today to approve an amendment that would prevent the Department of Justice from interfering with legal adult-use marijuana programs as part of the Commerce, Justice, Science, and Related Agencies appropriations legislation for Fiscal Year 2023.

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.

Show Your Commitment to Legalization in 2022

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There has never been a more important time to be part of our cannabis justice… The post Show Your Commitment to Legalization in 2022 appeared first on NORML. ACTIVISM Advocacy Legalization Membership Membership Drive featured member pin

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.

North Carolina: Medical Cannabis Now Legal on Cherokee Land as State Considers Reform

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A local ordinance was approved by The Eastern Band of Cherokee Indians Tribal Council, legalizing medical cannabis within the Qualla Boundary. The post North Carolina: Medical Cannabis Now Legal on Cherokee Land as State Considers Reform appeared first on NORML.

Election 2022: Arkansas marijuana legalization guide

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Everything you need to know about Amendment 98, which would legalize cannabis for all adults. The post Election 2022: Arkansas marijuana legalization guide appeared first on Leafly. Politics arkansas Election 2022 marijuana legalization

Rhode Island Legislature Approves Marijuana Legalization

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Both chambers of the Rhode Island legislature voted today to legalize and regulate the adult use cannabis market. The post Rhode Island Legislature Approves Marijuana Legalization appeared first on NORML. ACTIVISM legalization Rhode Island

California Governor Newsom legalizes interstate commerce in cannabis

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California is ready to become the Champagne of France, but for legal cannabis. The post California Governor Newsom legalizes interstate commerce in cannabis appeared first on Leafly. Industry California laws legalization legislation Oregon

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?

Connecticut Becomes 18th State to Legalize Marijuana for Adults

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“This legislation recognizes that the responsible use of marijuana by adults should not be a crime, and that those who carry the stigma of a criminal record for their past use of cannabis should receive relief.". Legalization Connecticut legalization legislation Statepolicy