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Texas: House Advances Marijuana Penalty Reduction Legislation

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Passage of this legislation will end this dubious distinction." The post Texas: House Advances Marijuana Penalty Reduction Legislation appeared first on NORML. "Texas leads the nation in marijuana-related arrests.

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Kentucky: Lawmakers Approve Medical Cannabis Access Legislation

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Members of the House and Senate have approved legislation, Senate Bill 47, regulating the production and dispensing of cannabis products to authorized patients. The post Kentucky: Lawmakers Approve Medical Cannabis Access Legislation appeared first on NORML.

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Texas: House Lawmakers Advance Legislation Expanding Access to Medical Cannabis Products

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"Passage of this legislation will provide qualified patients with a state-sanctioned option to access a therapy that has proven to offer significant benefits." The post Texas: House Lawmakers Advance Legislation Expanding Access to Medical Cannabis Products appeared first on NORML.

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Washington: Lawmakers Advance Legislation Barring Pre-Employment Tests for Cannabis

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The post Washington: Lawmakers Advance Legislation Barring Pre-Employment Tests for Cannabis appeared first on NORML. “For people using a legal substance — many of them for medical reasons — locking them out of jobs based on a pre-employment test is just plain unfair, and we are putting a stop to it.”

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NORML Op-Ed: Senate Must Act on Legislation Clarifying Cannabis Banking Rules for State-Licensed Businesses

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The post NORML Op-Ed: Senate Must Act on Legislation Clarifying Cannabis Banking Rules for State-Licensed Businesses appeared first on NORML. Every day that Congress fails to act needlessly jeopardizes the livelihood of these small businesses and their consumers.

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NORML Calls on Senators to Advance Cannabis Banking Legislation

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The post NORML Calls on Senators to Advance Cannabis Banking Legislation appeared first on NORML.

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Virgin Islands: Governor Signs Legislation Legalizing Cannabis Use, Expunging Past Convictions

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The post Virgin Islands: Governor Signs Legislation Legalizing Cannabis Use, Expunging Past Convictions appeared first on NORML. "Today, with the hard work of the members of the 34th Legislature and prior Legislatures and the efforts of my team, we are finally here and finally signing into law the Virgin Islands Cannabis Use Act."