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NORML Report Highlights Citywide Policies Depenalizing Marijuana Law Enforcement

NORML

Today, even in jurisdictions where cannabis remains criminalized under state law, tens of millions of Americans reside in cities and counties where local laws either depenalizing or decriminalizing cannabis-related activities are in effect.

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State Policy Weekly Update 1/24/2023

NORML

Lawmakers in many states have started pre-filing marijuana law reform legislation and some sessions have already begun holding hearings. The post State Policy Weekly Update 1/24/2023 appeared first on NORML.

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State Policy Weekly Update 1/17/2023

NORML

Lawmakers in many states have started to pre-file marijuana law reform legislation and some sessions have already begun holding hearings. The post State Policy Weekly Update 1/17/2023 appeared first on NORML.

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State Policy Weekly Update (1/10/23)

NORML

Lawmakers in many states have started to pre-file marijuana law reform legislation and some sessions have already begun holding hearings. The post State Policy Weekly Update (1/10/23) appeared first on NORML.

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Policy Analyst

Cannabis Law Report

ESSENTIAL FUNCTIONS AND RESPONSIBILITIES Monitor and conduct research on cannabis policy trends […] Cannabis Employment: Professional Positions & News

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Economic Development/Cannabis Attorney Big Fire Law & Policy Group

Cannabis Law Report

Big Fire Law & Policy Group LLP is a prominent tribal law firm providing legal representation and advocacy in a broad range of services, with an emphasis in tribal law and federal Indian law serving tribal nations, tribal business enterprises and tribal organizations throughout the United States.

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Title: Marijuana Law, Policy, and Authority Robert A. Mikos

Cannabis Law Report

Marijuana Law, Policy, and Authority is a first-of-its-kind law school casebook in a rapidly-emerging and exciting new field. Substantive law materials cover either prohibitions or regulations targeting users, suppliers, or third parties. Policy Toward Marijuana Users.

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Send A Message About Marijuana Policy Before The President Speaks Tonight

NORML

Last week, White House Press Secretary Jen Psaki reiterated the President’s position that cannabis should be rescheduled under federal law to Schedule II rather than descheduled from the Controlled Substances Act. ACTIVISM Appropriations Attorney General GOVERNMENT Joe Biden Policy Politics

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Cannabis Law & Policy Blogger High Rise Law – “Are you a cannabis policy wonk looking to put your knowledge to work?”

Cannabis Law Report

Are you a cannabis policy wonk looking to put your knowledge to work? Look no further than High Rise Law, the premier law office specializing in Cannabis Inspection Protection? Demonstrated experience in cannabis law, policy, or compliance required.

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University of New Haven launches Cannabis Law and Policy Certificate

Cannabis Law Report

Laws around cannabis are complex and ever-changing, making legal compliance a significant challenge for cannabis businesses. This is what they are saying.

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Ohio: Governor Signs Sentencing Reform Legislation Into Law

NORML

“The adoption of this law will make it so that tens of thousands of Ohioans are no longer stigmatized and disenfranchised by the collateral consequences resulting from a minor marijuana violation,” said Jax James, NORML’s State Policy Manager.

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World Law Group Releases 2020 Global Cannabis Policy Report

Cannabis Law Report

The post World Law Group Releases 2020 Global Cannabis Policy Report first appeared on Cannabis Law Report. We’ve seen various country chapters dotted around the web. Here’s the full guide as published.

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Google Changes Its CBD Advertising Policies

Canna Law Blog

However, Google recently has decided to relax its advertising policies– at least around hemp and hemp CBD products. cannabis) certainly won’t be allowed on Google unless we see a change in federal law (despite state law to the contrary).

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Nevada: New Marijuana Laws Took Effect This Month

NORML

These laws include revising possession penalties for minors and regulating social consumption sites. The post Nevada: New Marijuana Laws Took Effect This Month appeared first on NORML. 2021 Policy minors Nevada social consumption Statepolicy

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Law Firm Article: As More States Legalize Cannabis Use, GCs Are Rethinking Corporate Policies

Cannabis Law Report

Andrew Turnbull spoke with Corporate Counsel about how in-house counsel are reviewing corporate cannabis policies in light of new state laws allowing for medicinal marijuana use and the introduction of the Cannabis Administration and Opportunity Act. Cannabis Law News

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Shaleen Title speaks on confidence, the drug policy movement, and her journey in the cannabis industry

Leafly

Shaleen Title's drug policy activism and dedication to cannabis justice grew from the student level to the state level to the national stage. The post Shaleen Title speaks on confidence, the drug policy movement, and her journey in the cannabis industry appeared first on Leafly.

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Policies Regarding Cannabis in Canada Today

Cannabis Life Network

Policies in Canada regarding cannabis could always use an update as the industry progresses and changes. The post Policies Regarding Cannabis in Canada Today appeared first on Cannabis News, Lifestyle - Headlines, Videos & Cooking.

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Environmental Law Reporter Online: Stay Up-To-Date On Critical Developments in Environmental Law and Policy – ResearchAndMarkets.com

Cannabis Law Report

DUBLIN–(BUSINESS WIRE)–The “Environmental Law Reporter Online” newsletter has been added to ResearchAndMarkets.com’s offering.

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What Is the MORE Act, and How Could It Change Marijuana Policy Forever?

NORML

With marijuana off federal scheduling, individual states can decide for themselves how they’ll reform their weed laws, if they reform them at all. What will happen at the local levels if it does become law? Jarrod Nadler, a judiciary chairman who’s been supportive of marijuana law reform since the 1970s. It’s only logical, since the Department of Justice is an entity that is designed to promote the cause of justice and the rule of law.

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NORML Report Now Published “Marijuana Policies in Legal States”

Cannabis Law Report

Marijuana policies in the United States have evolved significantly over time, particularly over the past decade with the passage of adult-use marijuana laws in over one-third of US states. Specifically, this report highlights policy trends as they pertain to seven distinct categories.

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Cannabis laws in Qatar

The Cannigma

Qatar has a zero-tolerance policy for drugs, and cannabis is no exception. While the country is notoriously tight-lipped about specifics regarding breaking laws, smuggling any substance can lead to 20 years in prison and fines of up to $80,000. Medical: illegal Recreational: illegal.

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Reason.com: Policy Brief – Federal law unconstitutionally prohibits medical marijuana users from possessing firearms

Cannabis Law Report

Individuals who use medical marijuana in accordance with their state’s licensed programs are nevertheless prohibited from purchasing or possessing a firearm under federal law. Cannabis Law NewsThis is their point of view.

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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. Jerry Nadler (D-NY), whose support of marijuana policy reform dates back to the ’70s when he was a state lawmaker in New York.

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Louisiana: Marijuana Decriminalization Legislation Signed into Law

NORML

“The passage of this legislation is great progress toward ending the racially discriminatory policy of branding otherwise law-abiding Louisianans as criminals for minor marijuana possession offenses when law enforcement should instead be focusing on fighting legitimate crime.”.

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India: Uttarakhand will soon launch its hemp policy

Cannabis Law Report

Uttarakhand can come out with its hemp policy soon. If media reports are to go by, the initial draft of the hemp policy is ready and has been sent to the legal department. The final policy will be launched in 2023. The policy […].

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Removing the Green Tax: Congress Can Bring Cannabis Tax Policy in Line with Cannabis Enforcement Policy

Cannabis Law Report

f you give me an opportunity to quote George Harrison, I’m going to do it.

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When Charging Forward into Adult-Use Policy, Please Don’t Leave Patients Behind!

Americans for Safe Access

A common challenge patients often experience when adult-use laws are adopted in their state is that legislative and regulatory improvements to medical cannabis programs are suspended while states pivot to organize adult-use models.

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Google Changes Its CBD Advertising Policies

Cannabis Law Report

Cannabis advertising has always been a precarious art. From first amendment commercial speech issues to zealous state marketing and promotion regulations to false claim lawsuits, cannabis advertising can go down some dark rabbit holes.

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Policy Document: Legalise Cannabis Western Australia

Cannabis Law Report

For reference here is their policy document Legalise Cannabis Western Australia Party Policy We only have one Policy. The post Policy Document: Legalise Cannabis Western Australia first appeared on Cannabis Law Report.

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Indiana: Governor Signs Legislation Amending State’s Zero-Tolerance Per Se Driving Law

NORML

The post Indiana: Governor Signs Legislation Amending State’s Zero-Tolerance Per Se Driving Law appeared first on NORML. Policy affirmative defense impaired driving Indiana marijuana per se

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TNI Policy Briefing: Cannabis and Climate The carbon footprint and energy use of indoor cultivation

Cannabis Law Report

20 October 2022 Policy briefing Environmental impacts are rarely taken into account in the cannabis regulation debate. Cannabis Law News

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Cannabis & the Mid-Terms: What Tax Policy?

Cannabis Law Report

By Louis Vlahos on October 18, 2022 Mid-Terms In Sight Louis Vlahos Louis Vlahos practices tax law and has extensive experience in corporate, individual and partnership income taxation, and in estate and gift taxation, including tax planning, ruling requests and tax controversy.

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Grassroots Activism and Marijuana Policy: A Winning Combination

NORML

As a member you’ll be the driving force behind meaningful marijuana law reform efforts on the local, state and federal levels. Regardless of the policy you’re advocating for (e.g., Third, use NORML’s Action Center to contact your members of Congress in support of marijuana law reform efforts. Marijuana policy should be evidence based. When NORML was founded in 1970, roughly 12% of Americans supported legalizing marijuana.

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Reason Foundation: Policy Brief – Does Legalizing Marijuana Reduce Crime?

Cannabis Law Report

Global Advocacy & Policy Global ForumHere’s the summary. The evidence presented in this brief suggests that legalization of marijuana for medical or recreational use results in: 1. Patients substituting marijuana for other drugs, including opiates.

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APS5 Policy Officer – Canberra ACT

Cannabis Law Report

15th March, 2021 REF# 700690 Close Date: 18th March 2021 Contract Length: ASAP Start 3-months contract until 30th June 2021… Read More. Cannabis Employment: Professional Positions & News

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Documents: 2021 Marijuana Laws, Rules, and Regulations Marijuana Work Plan Cannabis Licensing Policy Sequencing

Cannabis Law Report

Cannabis Licensing Policy Sequencing Sequence Policy Preparation Legislation Implementation Effective 1 Phase 1 Set location caps Align location lottery with… Read More.

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Policy Analyst Manitoba Government

Cannabis Law Report

The post Policy Analyst Manitoba Government first appeared on Cannabis Law Report.

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