Thursday, January 23, 2020
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Presidential Candidate Julian Castro Announces Plan For Marijuana Legalization And Expungement If Elected

2020 Democratic candidate Julián Castro said he would legalize marijuana, expunge past cannabis-related convictions, and allocate funds to communities most harmed by...
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Joe Biden at Democratic Debate: Marijuana Should Remain Illegal As A Misdemeanor

The third Democratic debate revealed the gulf between former Vice President Joe Biden and every other contender for the party's 2020 presidential...
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This 2020 Presidential Candidate Actually Has a Plan for Legalization

While nearly all of the 2020 Democratic presidential candidates have committed to descheduling marijuana at the federal level, few have said how...
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Cory Booker Promises To Grant Clemency To Thousands Of Nonviolent Drug War Offenders

Sen. Cory Booker (D-NJ), one of a crowded field of 2020 Democratic presidential candidates, pledged to immediately grant clemency to more than...
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Joe Biden Supports Marijuana Rescheduling and Decriminalization. Not Legalization

2020 Democratic presidential candidate Joe Biden is in favor of decriminalization, expungement of prior cannabis conviction records and allowing states to decide...
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2020 Democratic Candidates United On Legal Marijuana

With another presidential election looming, the issue of marijuana reform at the federal level has seemingly become proof of potential Democratic candidates'...
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Wisconsinites Voted On Non-Binding Marijuana Ballot Question

Three jurisdictions in Wisconsin included marijuana legalization and medical cannabis advisory questions on the ballots put to voters for the state election...
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Here’s Where Presidential Candidate Kamala Harris Stands on Marijuana

On January 21, Sen. Kamala Harris (D-CA) announced that she is running for president in 2020, making her one of many pro-reform...
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Where Does Presidential Candidate Kirsten Gillibrand Stand On Marijuana?

In the 2020 presidential election, the incumbent is a Republican with sagging poll numbers, leaving the Democratic field open. By mid-January, eight...
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Where 2020 Presidential Contender Elizabeth Warren Stands On Marijuana

At the end of 2018, Sen. Elizabeth Warren (D-MA) announced that she would be establishing a committee to consider a run for...