New York: Governor Cuomo Signs Marijuana Legalization Legislation into Law

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The post New York: Governor Cuomo Signs Marijuana Legalization Legislation into Law appeared first on NORML. The provisions specific to the personal possession of marijuana took effect upon signing.

Montana: Adult-Use Legalization Law Takes Effect

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

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Montana: Lawmakers Seek to Amend Voter-Approved Marijuana Legalization Law

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Since I-190 went into effect on January 1, 2021, there have been several attempts by lawmakers to impose delays and other restrictions on the voter-approved law. The post Montana: Lawmakers Seek to Amend Voter-Approved Marijuana Legalization Law appeared first on NORML.

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New Mexico: Governor Signs Marijuana Legalization, Automatic Expungement Measures into Law

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The post New Mexico: Governor Signs Marijuana Legalization, Automatic Expungement Measures into Law appeared first on NORML. “New Mexico joins an ever-growing list of states that have realized the failures of marijuana prohibition and the harms it brings to their communities and citizens.".

DEA Report: Marijuana Seizures at Southern Border Have Fallen Significantly Following Passage of Statewide Legalization Laws

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The post DEA Report: Marijuana Seizures at Southern Border Have Fallen Significantly Following Passage of Statewide Legalization Laws appeared first on NORML. LAW ENFORCEMENT DEA Mexico seizures southern border

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Louisiana: Medical Cannabis Expansion Laws Take Effect

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The post Louisiana: Medical Cannabis Expansion Laws Take Effect appeared first on NORML.

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Recreational Marijuana Laws In New York

Leafwell

The need to legalize adult recreational cannabis in the state of New York became a point of agreement Saturday night among New York Governor Andrew Cuomo, New York Senate Majority Leader Andrea Stewart-Cousins and State Assembly Speaker Carl Heastie.

New Jersey: Governor Signs Enabling Legislation to Cease Marijuana Possession Arrests, License Retail Sales Into Law

NORML

“Despite nearly seven in ten New Jersey residents voting in favor of legalization on Election Day, it took lawmakers 111 days following that vote to achieve consensus to enact enabling legislation into law.".

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Green Light Law Re-Design Website & Blog

Cannabis Law Report

One of the few law firms in the cannabis space to produce regular incisive content have also upgraded their website… Read More. Cannabis Law News

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Study: “No Evidence” That Medical Cannabis Access Laws Encourage Youth Marijuana Use

NORML

“This study found no evidence between 1991 and 2015 of increases in adolescents reporting past 30-day marijuana use or heavy marijuana use associated with state MML [medical marijuana law] enactment or operational MML dispensaries.”.

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Cannabis Laws In Arizona

Cannabis Law Report

The post Cannabis Laws In Arizona first appeared on Cannabis Law Report. Current Regulations And What Might Change Every state in the country has introduced a medical marijuana program for qualifying… Read More.

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Associate Attorney Kurichety Law

Cannabis Law Report

Kurichety Law, an entrepreneurial boutique cannabis law firm, is seeking a part-time corporate/commercial transactions attorney with 3-5 years’ experience. The post Associate Attorney Kurichety Law first appeared on Cannabis Law Report.

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Hawaii: Senate Lawmakers Approve Measures to Legalize Marijuana Sales, Expand Decriminalization Law

NORML

The post Hawaii: Senate Lawmakers Approve Measures to Legalize Marijuana Sales, Expand Decriminalization Law appeared first on NORML. The Senate voted 20 to 5 to advance Senate Bill 767, which would legalize and regulate the commercial marijuana market in the state.

Cannabis Laws Change For Federal Employees

Leafwell

A golden age has arrived in America for people who have previously used marijuana and will agree to never use cannabis again in exchange for a chance at a job with the federal government.

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Virginia: Marijuana Decriminalization Law Takes Effect Wednesday, July 1

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The post Virginia: Marijuana Decriminalization Law Takes Effect Wednesday, July 1 appeared first on NORML. Legislation passed this spring decriminalizes possession of up to one ounce of marijuana and seals the records of past convictions from public view.

Congressional Hearing Scheduled: Marijuana Laws In America

NORML

On Wednesday, July 10th, the House Judiciary Subcommittee on Crime, Terrorism, and Homeland Security will hold a hearing entitled “Marijuana Laws in America: Racial Justice and the Need for Reform” to discuss pathways forward as the Congress prepares for a substantial shift in public policy.

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California: Study Finds 100% of Marijuana Retailers Compliant with State’s Minimum Age Laws

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The post California: Study Finds 100% of Marijuana Retailers Compliant with State’s Minimum Age Laws appeared first on NORML. “At 100 percent of the recreational marijuana outlets visited, the pseudo-underage patrons were required to show age identification to enter.".

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Cannabis and Gun Laws – A Consistently Inconsistent Legal Grey Area

Leafwell

It’s time to talk about cannabis and gun laws. Staying on the right side of the law when it comes to medical marijuana use is key. Staying on the right side of the law when it comes to gun ownership is also key.

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Above The Law Interviews Amanda Ostrowitz Of CannaRegs

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The article is entitled Excavating The Hyperlocal Legal Landscape With Amanda Ostrowitz Of CannaRegs COVID-19 threw law firms and librarians… Read More. Cannabis Law News

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New Jersey: Governor Signs Marijuana Expungement Bill into Law

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4154) into law today facilitating the expungement of low-level marijuana crimes and other offenses. While some provisions of the new law will take immediate effect, other parts of the measure will not be enacted for 180 days. That law goes into effect in 90 days. Democratic Gov.

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DEA Assisting “to the Maximum Extent Possible” in the Federal Law Enforcement Response to Nationwide Protests — NORML Responds

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According to a DEA memorandum , the agency requested to expand its policing powers beyond the enforcement of federal drug laws to include the enforcement of “any federal crime committed as a result of protests over the death of George Floyd.”

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Study: Adult-Use Marijuana Legalization Laws Associated with Declines in Workers’ Compensation Claims

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The post Study: Adult-Use Marijuana Legalization Laws Associated with Declines in Workers’ Compensation Claims appeared first on NORML.

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Interview With Andrew Subin, Vermont Cannabis Solutions & Hoban Law

Cannabis Law Report

The post Interview With Andrew Subin, Vermont Cannabis Solutions & Hoban Law first appeared on Cannabis Law Report. Cannabis Law NewsCLR recently spoke with Andrew about some of the challenges of working in cannabis in one of the less talked… Read More.

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South Dakota: Legislative Effort to Delay Implementation of Voter-Approved Medical Marijuana Law Fails

NORML

The post South Dakota: Legislative Effort to Delay Implementation of Voter-Approved Medical Marijuana Law Fails appeared first on NORML. As a result, Measure 26 will go into effect on July 1, 2021, as voters intended.

Amanda L. Barton, Esq. Joins Mr. Cannabis Law

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Here’s their Press release and our congratulations to Ms Barton Mr. Cannabis Law, a full-service law firm focused exclusively on… Read More. Cannabis Law News

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What to Know About the U.S. Law and Industrial Hemp

United Patients Group

Law and Industrial Hemp. law is rather straightforward when it comes to differentiating the kinds of cannabis, their legality, and their uses. cannabis law, read on to learn more about hemp in America. The History of Hemp Law. The New Hemp Law.

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The law of Cannabis In Lebanon (Arabic with English Subtitles)

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Cannabis Law TV… Read More.

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California’s Overly Restrictive Cannabis Laws Incentivize Illegal Activity

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It’s no secret that California has a massive cannabis illicit market, despite the fact that it is perfectly legal (under state law) to sell cannabis if a business goes through the licensing process and complies with state and local laws.

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“No Evidence” that Adult-Use Marijuana Laws Influence Cannabis Use by Teens

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The post “No Evidence” that Adult-Use Marijuana Laws Influence Cannabis Use by Teens appeared first on NORML. Authors “found no evidence that RML [recreational marijuana legalization] was associated with [an] increased likelihood or level of marijuana use among adolescents.

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Michigan Marijuana Laws | MI Weed Laws Summary | Cannabis Industry Lawyer

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The post Michigan Marijuana Laws | MI Weed Laws Summary | Cannabis Industry Lawyer first appeared on Cannabis Law Report. Cannabis Law TVBoth medical Marijuana and adult-use marijuana are legal in the State of Michigan.

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

NORML

The post South Dakota: Governor Announces Intent to Delay Implementing Voter-Initiated Medical Marijuana Access Law appeared first on NORML.

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Study: Enactment of Marijuana Legalization Laws Associated with Reductions in Opioid Prescribing Patterns

NORML

“[T]he implementation of medical marijuana laws (MMLs) and recreational marijuana laws (RMLs) reduced morphine milligram equivalents per enrollee by seven percent and 13 percent, respectively.”.

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New Jersey governor signs cannabis legalization into law, finally

Leafly

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

Michigan: Gov. Whitmer Signs Marijuana Expungement Legislation Into Law

NORML

Whitmer Signs Marijuana Expungement Legislation Into Law appeared first on NORML. “Thousands of citizens unduly carry the undue burden and stigmatization of a past conviction for behavior that is no longer considered to be a crime.

THE NATIONAL LAW JOURNAL NAMES BRETT SCHUMAN A CANNABIS LAW TRAILBLAZER

Cannabis Law Report

The National Law Journal highlighted Schuman’s ongoing representation of leading edibles company Kiva Brands in what is considered one of the first federal trademark infringement … Read More. Cannabis Law News

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Hoban Law Diversity & Cannabis

Cannabis Law Report

The post Hoban Law Diversity & Cannabis first appeared on Cannabis Law Report. Hoban Law GroupDIVERSITY & INCLUSION Written by: Eric Singular It is no secret that the prohibition of cannabis disproportionately impacted people of color. Today, over 40,000 people … Read More.

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Five Cannabis Laws That Apply to Most US States

Leafwell

However, being a Schedule I substance, possession of cannabis and use for any purpose becomes illegal under federal law. Nevertheless, at the state level, the laws regarding the use of cannabis greatly varies and conflict with federal laws. Qualify for MMJ cannabis laws CBD law Marijuana LawsCannabis is a plant that is as both a medicine and for recreational purposes.

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