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recreational marijuana bill new jersey

Recreational Marijuana Legalization Bill Introduced in New Jersey

In New Jersey, medical marijuana is legal but recreational marijuana is not. But there is growing support in Trenton for full legalization and for...
Vermont Recreational Marijuana Law

Vermont’s Recreational Marijuana Law: What You Need to Know

On July 1, Vermont joined Alaska, California, Colorado, Maine, Massachusetts, Nevada, Oregon, and Washington in making adult-use marijuana legal. The new law is similar...
Massachusetts recreational marijuana law

What You Should Know about Massachusetts’ New Recreational Marijuana Law.

Starting July 1, adult-use marijuana will be legal in Massachusetts. It will not be easy to obtain for a while, however, as licensing has...
Canada legalized recreational marijuana use

Canada Becomes World’s Second Country to Legalize Recreational Marijuana Nationwide

Canada has become the second nation in the world to fully legalize marijuana. In June, its senate approved Bill C-45, the Cannabis Act, paving...
economic reasons to legalize marijuana

5 Economic Incentives for the Legalization of Cannabis

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Oregon growing too much marijuana

Is Oregon Growing Too Much Marijuana?

The Oregon Liquor Control Commission, which regulates the state’s legal marijuana market, has released information that shows that the state has an oversupply of...
Trump U turn marijuana

Why Trump May U-Turn on Marijuana Legalization

On Friday, June 8, President Trump signaled a possible change in his administration’s marijuana policy by voicing support for a bill that would withdraw...
Prop 64 affecting marijuana charities

How California’s Legalization Has Affected Those Who Need It the Most.

California has been a leader in marijuana legalization. In 1996, it passed Proposition 215, the Compassionate Use Act. True to its title, the act...

Illinois Will Likely Become the Next State to Legalize Hemp Cultivation

In early June, both houses of the Illinois state legislature voted almost unanimously to pass a bill to legalize hemp cultivation. The next step...
Marijuana Tasting Rooms

Colorado Governor Vetoes Bill that Would Allow Nations-First Cannabis ‘Tasting Rooms’

In early June, Governor John Hickenlooper of Colorado vetoed a bill that would have allowed for marijuana sampling at dispensaries. House Bill 1258 would have...