Sunday, September 27, 2020

24 States Considering Legalization This Year

More than 20 states could vote to legalize marijuana in November, according to recent news reports. That means 2016 could be the biggest year yet...
St. Petersburgh Beach

St. Petersburg Could Decriminalize Marijuana

One of Florida's largest cities has moved a step closer to removing criminal penalties for minor marijuana crimes. A committee of the St. Petersburg City...
Dallas Police Officer

Could Dallas Decriminalize Cannabis?

An unusual group of activists are agitating for marijuana reform in Dallas: the police. Even as the City Council prepares to debate a proposal to...
Pittsburgh decriminalization

Pittsburgh Could Decriminalize

Pittsburgh could soon join a growing movement to decriminalize marijuana in America, one city at a time. A Pittsburgh City Council member is pushing a...
Delaware Marijuana

Delaware Decriminalizes

Delaware has joined a growing list of states where marijuana possession is no longer a crime. The state Senate voted in June to approve legislation...
connecticut marijuana

Connecticut Could Erase Thousands of Criminal Records

Marijuana users who once ran into trouble in Connecticut will soon be able to put it behind them. The state Supreme Court ruled March 16...
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The 3 Legal Levels of Weed

We all know weed is legal in a few places: Washington, Oregon, Alaska, Colorado, and Washington, D.C. – though legalization in the last is...

Michigan Judge Rejects Lawsuit to Reclassify Marijuana

A judge in Michigan rejected a lawsuit that sought to reclassify marijuana under federal law. Shawn Taylor, who faces charges he grew cannabis in four...

Philly Mayor Agrees to Decriminalize

Philadelphia is about to become one of the largest cities in the United States to remove criminal penalties for pot possession. In early September Mayor...

No More Jail Time for Pot in Philly

Philly residents can toke a bit easier now. The city has officially decriminalized weed, and possession offenses will no longer carry potential jail sentences. The...