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Phil Murphy New Jersey

New Jersey Governor Wants Legal Marijuana by End of Year

Governor Phil Murphy of New Jersey is a study in contrasts. He amassed a great fortune working for more than twenty years at Goldman Sachs, but besides being a Democrat, he supports some issues...
Michigan marijuana legalization

Michigan Will Vote on Marijuana Legalization in November

In November, voters in Michigan are likely to approve a ballot initiative that will legalize the recreational use of marijuana. Titled the Michigan Regulation and Taxation of Marihuana Act, the initiative allows for the cultivation...
Oklahoma Utah Medical Marijuana

Medical Marijuana Drive Reaches Oklahoma, Utah

In two Republican-led states, Oklahoma and Utah, medical marijuana may soon become legal. The Utah Medical Marijuana Initiative, which will appear on state ballots on November 6, 2018, if a sufficient number of signatures...
Cynthia Nixon New York Governor Legal Marijuana

Cynthia Nixon’s campaign for New York governor includes legal marijuana

Cynthia Nixon is best known for playing Miranda Hobbes, one of the four main characters on the hit television show Sex and the City, which ran from 1998 to 2004. Her career has not...
Crime down in states with medical marijuana

Study Shows Reduced Crime in Border States with Medical Marijuana

According to a research report published by the Royal Economic Society, crime has gone down in U.S. southern border areas that have legalized medical marijuana. The study made use of significant amounts of crime...
Poll americans favor legal marijuana

U.S. Support for Marijuana Reaches New High

A recent poll by Quinnipiac University revealed that 58 percent of voters favor legalization of marijuana, while only 36 percent oppose it. Among young voters (age 18 to 34), the numbers tiltĀ even more in...
Synthetic Marijuana

Senators Move Against Synthetic Marijuana

The scourge of K2 and other forms of synthetic marijuana is drawing increased attention from Congress. In July, Sen. Chuck Schumer, a New York Democrat, sponsored a bill that would prohibit more than 20 chemicals...
Where is cannabis legal

Where Is Marijuana Legal?

Marijuana law in the United State changes almost by the day. But at least until November 2016, the drug will be legal for personal use in just five places: Oregon, Colorado, Washington State, Alaska,...

Jets DT Suspended Over Marijuana

Sheldon Richardson, defensive tackle for the New York Jets, has been suspended for four games over alleged marijuana use. The incident marks the latest in a long string of penalties levied against NFL players...

Marijuana-Tracking Company Sues Rival

The company that tracks marijuana for the State of Colorado has sued a rival business, saying the firm committed deceptive business practices. Franwell, a Florida company that keeps track of cultivation, processing, transport, and sale...