Marijuana Legalization Legislation Advances Nationwide

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Welcome the Three New Legal Marijuana States

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This week marks another critical mile-marker on the road to ending marijuana prohibition in the… The post Welcome the Three New Legal Marijuana States appeared first on NORML. ACTIVISM join Legal legalization

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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.

Virginia: Election Outcomes Likely to Influence Marijuana Legalization Launch

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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.

Virginia: Governor Northam Signs Adult Use Marijuana Legalization Legislation

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

South Dakotans Green-Light Marijuana Legalization and Medical Access

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South Dakotans have delivered a crippling blow to those who favored the status quo of marijuana prohibition in the Mount Rushmore State by simultaneously passing a pair of ballot initiatives. The post South Dakotans Green-Light Marijuana Legalization and Medical Access appeared first on NORML.

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Arizona Approves Prop 207 to Legalize Marijuana

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Arizona voters have approved Proposition 207, a statewide ballot initiative legalizing the possession, use, and commercial sale of marijuana for adults. The post Arizona Approves Prop 207 to Legalize Marijuana appeared first on NORML.

Montanans Vote YES on Marijuana Legalization

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Voters in Montana have passed Initiative 190, which allows for the use, production and sale of marijuana by adults. Voters additionally passed Constitutional Initiative 118, which limits marijuana use to those ages 21 or older.

New York: Governor Cuomo Signs Marijuana Legalization Legislation into Law

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

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.

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

Poll: Support for Legalizing Marijuana Is Bipartisan

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"Our polling shows bipartisan support for meaningful legislative marijuana reform that would legalize marijuana.". The post Poll: Support for Legalizing Marijuana Is Bipartisan appeared first on NORML.

Marijuana Legalization Expected to Advance This Week in Key States

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A handful of key states are poised to advance adult use marijuana legalization proposals this week. The post Marijuana Legalization Expected to Advance This Week in Key States appeared first on NORML. Legalization legalization New Mexico new york Rhode Island Virginia

Gallup Poll: Americans’ Support for Marijuana Legalization Holds at Record High

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adults in all major subgroups by gender, age, income and education support legalizing marijuana," Gallup pollsters determined. The post Gallup Poll: Americans’ Support for Marijuana Legalization Holds at Record High appeared first on NORML.

Minnesota: House Lawmakers Advance Adult Use Marijuana Legalization Measure

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“It's time for Minnesota to become a leader in the midwest when it comes to sensible marijuana policy.”. The post Minnesota: House Lawmakers Advance Adult Use Marijuana Legalization Measure appeared first on NORML.

Analysis: Marijuana Legalization Opponents’ Fears Have Not Come to Fruition in Canada

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The analysis finds that there has been “no marked increase in cannabis youth by use” in the three-year period following legalization. The post Analysis: Marijuana Legalization Opponents’ Fears Have Not Come to Fruition in Canada appeared first on NORML.

New Mexico: House Lawmakers Approve Adult Use Marijuana Legalization Proposal

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The measure, approved by a 39 to 31 vote, would allow adults to purchase at least two ounces of marijuana at a time and cultivate up to six mature plants for personal use. The post New Mexico: House Lawmakers Approve Adult Use Marijuana Legalization Proposal appeared first on NORML.

Governors Speak Out in Favor of Marijuana Legalization Nation-wide

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Here's a breakdown of which Governors and where are calling for the enactment of meaningful marijuana reform in 2021. The post Governors Speak Out in Favor of Marijuana Legalization Nation-wide appeared first on NORML. 2021 Governors legalization legislation medical marijuana

Where is Cannabis Oil Legal?

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With more and more states legalizing cannabis in some form with every passing year, it can be hard to keep track of exactly what is legal where. One of the best examples of this inconsistency is the legal status of cannabis oil across the U.S.

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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

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

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Virginia: Legalization of Adult-use Marijuana Takes Effect July 1, 2021

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Virginia becomes the first southern state to legalize the possession and use of marijuana by adults. The post Virginia: Legalization of Adult-use Marijuana Takes Effect July 1, 2021 appeared first on NORML.

Wisconsin: Governor Evers Includes Marijuana Legalization in State Budget Proposal

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“Frankly, red and blue states across the country have moved forward with legalization and there is no reason Wisconsin should be left behind when we know it’s supported by a majority of Wisconsinites.”. Legalization budget legalization Wisconsin

Delaware: State Auditor’s Report Recommends Legalizing Marijuana

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It's time to legalize it.”. The post Delaware: State Auditor’s Report Recommends Legalizing Marijuana appeared first on NORML. Legalization auditor's report Delaware legalization

Analysis: Marijuana Legalization Associated with Improved Clearance Rates for Violent Crimes

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Moreover, in some cases, legalization may contribute to an environment that positively affects police officers’ performance in solving serious crimes.”. The post Analysis: Marijuana Legalization Associated with Improved Clearance Rates for Violent Crimes appeared first on NORML.

Connecticut: Senate Lawmakers Advance Adult Use Marijuana Legalization Bill

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“For decades, tens of thousands of Connecticut residents have faced arrest, prosecution, and the lifelong stigma associated with marijuana criminalization, simply for possessing a substance that is objectively safer than alcohol, tobacco, and many prescription medications.”.

Montana Lawmakers Approve Legislation to Amend Voter-Approved Marijuana Legalization Law

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New Jersey: Legislative Leaders Reach Consensus on Marijuana Legalization Plan

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

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

Virginia: Governor Approves Expedited July 1 Enactment Date for Adult-Use Marijuana Legalization

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Democratic Governor Ralph Northam announced amendments today to legislation (Senate Bill 1406 | House Bill… The post Virginia: Governor Approves Expedited July 1 Enactment Date for Adult-Use Marijuana Legalization appeared first on NORML.

New Mexico: Lawmakers Send Marijuana Legalization Measures to Governor’s Desk

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Poll: Majority of North Carolina Voters Support Marijuana Legalization

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A newly released poll by Elon University, in partnership with The Charlotte Observer, The Durham… The post Poll: Majority of North Carolina Voters Support Marijuana Legalization appeared first on NORML. Legalization Polling North Carolina

New Jersey: Lawmakers Approve Measures Implementing Adult-Use Marijuana Legalization

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Members of the New Jersey state Assembly and Senate have given final approval to legislation… The post New Jersey: Lawmakers Approve Measures Implementing Adult-Use Marijuana Legalization appeared first on NORML. Legalization legalization legislation New Jersey

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

Maryland: Most Residents Want to Legalize Marijuana for Adult Use

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Goucher polling dating back to 2015 has consistently reported that the majority of Marylanders endorse cannabis legalization. The post Maryland: Most Residents Want to Legalize Marijuana for Adult Use appeared first on NORML.

Alabama Legislature agrees to legalize medical marijuana

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Kay Ivey signs the bill, Alabama will become the latest Deep South state to legalize for patients. The post Alabama Legislature agrees to legalize medical marijuana appeared first on Leafly. Politics alabama medical cannabis legalization medical marijuanaIf Gov.