Thursday, September 19, 2019
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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...
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A Year Of Progress: Where Marijuana Gained Ground in 2018

The year 2018 saw many victories for marijuana reform and few losses. Here are five key victories that happened that year.
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Voters Show Support For Marijuana Reform in Wisconsin

In the November 2018 election, solid majorities of Wisconsin’s voters—Republican and Democratic alike—approved nonbinding ballot questions on the legalization of medical and recreational marijuana. A...
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Marijuana Laws Relaxed By Voters In Three More States

On Tuesday, November 6, voters in three states approved legalization measures. In one state, North Dakota, a recreational legalization measure failed. Michigan Michigan voters approved Proposal...