Virginia: Approved Budget Recriminalizes Public Marijuana Possession Over Four Ounces of Marijuana

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The post Virginia: Approved Budget Recriminalizes Public Marijuana Possession Over Four Ounces of Marijuana appeared first on NORML. The language, which creates two new misdemeanors, will take effect with Republican Governor Glenn Youngkin’s signature.

Mississippi Voters Approve Medical Marijuana

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A majority of voters in Mississippi voted to approve Initiative 65, which provides for a state-regulated marijuana access system for qualified patients. The post Mississippi Voters Approve Medical Marijuana appeared first on NORML.

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Virginia: Gov. Youngkin Moves to Re-criminalize Personal Possession of Marijuana

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The Governor has proposed an amendment in the nature of a substitute to SB 591 which would create two new misdemeanors for personal marijuana possession. . Youngkin Moves to Re-criminalize Personal Possession of Marijuana appeared first on NORML.

Vermont: Adult-Use Marijuana Sales to Begin Later This Week

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“A robust, above-ground retail marijuana market is necessary in order to disrupt the unregulated marketplace and to assure that consumers have adequate access to lab-tested, high quality products at competitive prices.”.

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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: Marijuana Decriminalization Takes Effect July 1

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Richmond, VA: Democratic Governor Ralph Northam has signed legislation ( Senate Bill 2 | House Bill 972 ) decriminalizing marijuana possession. The prohibition on marijuana has clearly failed, and impacts nearly 30,000 Virginians per year. 2020 Virginia General Assembly.

Alabama: Senate Lawmakers Approve Medical Marijuana Legislation

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The post Alabama: Senate Lawmakers Approve Medical Marijuana Legislation appeared first on NORML. Medical Marijuana Alabama legislation medical marijuana

House Judiciary Committee Approves Measures to Help Seal and Expunge Marijuana Arrests

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The post House Judiciary Committee Approves Measures to Help Seal and Expunge Marijuana Arrests appeared first on NORML.

Louisiana: Marijuana Decriminalization Law Takes Effect Today

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House Bill 652 amends state law so that offenses involving the possession of up to 14 grams of marijuana are punishable by a fine of no more than $100 – no arrest and no jail time. The post Louisiana: Marijuana Decriminalization Law Takes Effect Today appeared first on NORML.

2022 Marijuana Reform Ballot Initiative Efforts Underway Nationwide

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The post 2022 Marijuana Reform Ballot Initiative Efforts Underway Nationwide appeared first on NORML. Ballot Initiative ballot initiative decriminalization legalization marijuana medical marijuanaHere's a breakdown of current statewide, citizen-initiated efforts so far.

The Clear Winner of Election 2020: Marijuana

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While other results of the election remain hazy, the clear winner on November 3 was marijuana. The post The Clear Winner of Election 2020: Marijuana appeared first on NORML.

Is the word ‘marijuana’ racist?

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The post Is the word ‘marijuana’ racist? Politics Haymaker marijuana marijuana history racismA lawmaker alleged the term was 'pejorative and racist.' Is it really? I went in search of an answer. appeared first on Leafly.

Tomorrow: Federal Marijuana Vote

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Tomorrow, members of the US House of Representatives are anticipated to take up the Marijuana Opportunity,… The post Tomorrow: Federal Marijuana Vote appeared first on NORML.

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.

Tennessee: House and Senate Lawmakers Approve Narrow Medical Marijuana Bill

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The legislation makes it clear that a medical marijuana program may not operate in Tennessee until marijuana is “removed from Schedule I of the federal Controlled Substances Act.”. Medical Marijuana commission medical marijuana study Tennessee

Medical Marijuana in Japan

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Yes, medical marijuana could finally be coming to Japan. Last week, a panel made up of Japan’s Ministry of Health, Labour, and Welfare pushed for an update to the country’s laws and rules to permit the importation of medical marijuana products.

Election 2022: Arkansas marijuana legalization guide

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

Is Marijuana Good For Orgasms? Here’s What The Science Says

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There’s a lot of rumor going around about marijuana (cannabis) and sex. Marijuana and orgasms. Long gone are the days of feeling the need to be secretive about marijuana. Researchers are rising to the occasion to understand how marijuana enhances sexual pleasure.

Christmas Marijuana Edibles Recipes

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Christmas marijuana recipes are the perfect gift for friends and family. Continue reading → The post Christmas Marijuana Edibles Recipes appeared first on MSNL Blog. Updated on 14th December 2020. The excitement of Christmas is in the air!

NORML Issues Statement Regarding President’s Plan to Pardon Those with Low-Level Marijuana Convictions

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“Moving forward, the Administration must work collaboratively with Congressional leadership to repeal America’s failed marijuana criminalization laws. The post NORML Issues Statement Regarding President’s Plan to Pardon Those with Low-Level Marijuana Convictions appeared first on NORML.

Mississippi: Lawmakers Advance Alternative Medical Marijuana Proposal

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The post Mississippi: Lawmakers Advance Alternative Medical Marijuana Proposal appeared first on NORML. LEGISLATION Medical Marijuana medical marijuana MississippiSB 2765 would only take effect if the Supreme Court strikes down Initiative 65.

Alabama: House Lawmakers Approve Senate-passed Medical Marijuana Bill

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The post Alabama: House Lawmakers Approve Senate-passed Medical Marijuana Bill appeared first on NORML. Medical Marijuana Alabama legislation medical marijuana

Mississippi: Lawmakers Request Special Session to Address Medical Marijuana Access

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The post Mississippi: Lawmakers Request Special Session to Address Medical Marijuana Access appeared first on NORML. Medical Marijuana legislation medical marijuana MississippiIf the Governor agrees to convene a special session, it would likely begin on Friday October 1.

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Virginia: Governor Approves Bills to Decriminalize Marijuana and Legalize Medical Cannabis

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Richmond, VA: Democratic Governor Ralph Northam has approved legislation ( Senate Bill 2 | House Bill 972 ) decriminalizing marijuana possession offenses. The prohibition on marijuana has clearly failed, and impacts nearly 30,000 Virginians per year.

Veterans Medical Marijuana Safe Harbor Act Reintroduced

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The post Veterans Medical Marijuana Safe Harbor Act Reintroduced appeared first on NORML. Veterans Federal legislation medical marijuana veteransPresently, V.A.

Marijuana Terpenes: What They Are, Why You Need Them, How To Use Them

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Terpenes are the compounds that give plants, not just marijuana plants but all plants, their aromas. As research into cannabis and terpenes progresses, it is changing a lot of what we used to think we knew about marijuana. Healing with Marijuana Terpenes. Pin This!

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.

Tennessee: Governor Signs Narrow Medical Marijuana Expansion Bill into Law

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The post Tennessee: Governor Signs Narrow Medical Marijuana Expansion Bill into Law appeared first on NORML. Medical Marijuana low-THC medical marijuana qualifying conditions Tennessee

The Fight Continues for Medical Marijuana Access in Mississippi

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Despite numerous setbacks and the Governor’s threat to veto, Mississippi Senators have confidently advanced the Mississippi Medical Cannabis Act, which would legalize medical marijuana in the Magnolia State. Legislative Update Medical Marijuana 2022 Medical Mississippi

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McConnell Misleads on Marijuana

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Some opponents of marijuana policy reform have manipulated the Speaker’s comments to imply that she was opining that cannabis therapy has been proven specifically to be successful for the treatment of COVID-19. The post McConnell Misleads on Marijuana appeared first on NORML.

What causes a marijuana plant to hermie?

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Hermie” is convenient shorthand for “hermaphrodite marijuana plant”. Continue reading → The post What causes a marijuana plant to hermie?

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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Delaware Legislature Approves Legislation to Remove All Penalties for Adult Marijuana Possession

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The Delaware State Senate approved legislation to remove all criminal and civil penalties for adult possession of marijuana. In a 13-7-1 vote, the state’s upper chamber voted to pass HB 371, which legalized the possession of up to one ounce of marijuana for individuals aged 21 or older.

Marijuana Legalization Legislation Advances Nationwide

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Here's a summary of progressing marijuana legalization efforts thus far and where they stand in key states across the country. The post Marijuana Legalization Legislation Advances Nationwide appeared first on NORML.

What’s the Future of Marijuana Legalization in Oklahoma?

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“We are hopeful that Oklahomans will have the opportunity this fall to decide in favor of ending the failed policy of marijuana criminalization.If The post What’s the Future of Marijuana Legalization in Oklahoma?

Connecticut: Medical Marijuana Home Grow Law Takes Effect

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The post Connecticut: Medical Marijuana Home Grow Law Takes Effect appeared first on NORML. Medical Marijuana Connecticut home cultivationPatients who are registered with the state’s medical cannabis access program may now legally grow cannabis for their own personal use.

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Nebraska Medical Marijuana Initiative Qualifies for November 2020 Ballot

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Nebraska voters will decide this November on a statewide ballot measure seeking to legalize and regulate medical marijuana access in the state. The post Nebraska Medical Marijuana Initiative Qualifies for November 2020 Ballot appeared first on NORML.