Tuesday, July 14, 2020
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Biden-Sanders Task Force Members Argue That Decriminalization Isn’t Enough

Two appointees to a criminal justice task force established by presumptive Democratic presidential nominee Joe Biden and his former rival for the...
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Could Sanders Convince Biden To Back Marijuana Legalization Through Joint Working Group?

Presumptive Democratic presidential nominee Joe Biden and Sen. Bernie Sanders, who ended his campaign for the nomination earlier this month, announced plans...
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Bernie Sanders vs. Joe Biden: Where They Stand On Cannabis Reform

With the Democratic primaries for the 2020 presidential nomination suspended due to the Coronavirus crisis, now is a good time to take...
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Marijuana Legalization Could Be On The Ohio Ballot In 2020

Cannabis reform activists in Ohio want to put an adult-use marijuana legalization proposal on the ballot this November. If...
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Elizabeth Warren Unveils New Plan For Federal Marijuana Legalization

Sen. Elizabeth Warren (D-MA) released details of a comprehensive plan for federal marijuana reform, which includes extensive restorative justice and social equity...
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Presidential Candidate Michael Bloomberg and His Stance On Marijuana

After flirting with the idea for years, former Mayor of New York City Michael Bloomberg has announced his bid for the US...
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Biden Backtracks On His “Gateway Drug” Comment

Two weeks ago, 2020 Democrat presidential candidate Joe Biden said that marijuana might be a gateway drug to more dangerous substance abuse.
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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...