Sunday, May 26, 2019
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Trump Administration: State-Legal Marijuana Use Makes Immigrants Ineligible for Citizenship

Using cannabis or involvement in marijuana-related businesses – even in states where it is legal – makes applicants for naturalization ineligible for...
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Lawmakers Push for Legal Protections for Universities Researching Cannabis

A bipartisan group of representatives on Capitol Hill has appealed to the House to ensure that universities conducting studies on cannabis do...
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Trump’s Justice Department Continues To Block Marijuana Research

Medical marijuana is legal in 22 states and a further 10 allow both medical and recreational cannabis. Yet there is still a...
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Bipartisan STATES Act Bill Reintroduced In The House

On April 4, a bipartisan coalition in Congress reintroduced The STATES Act, which aims to limit federal interference in states’ own marijuana...
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Attorney General In Favor Of STATES Act

Attorney General William Barr came out in favor of letting individual states determine their cannabis policy in an appearance before Congress on...
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Federal Health Agency Blames Schedule 1 Status For ‘Slow’ Cannabis Research And Commits Funding...

A federal health agency said that marijuana’s restrictive Schedule I status is responsible for “slow” research progress. Yet despite budget cuts recently...
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Louisiana Patients Demand Medical Cannabis Access By May 15

Louisiana patients and pharmacists permitted to dispense medical marijuana set a deadline of May 15, 2019, at the end of March to...
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New Bipartisan Bill Would End Federal Prohibition Of Marijuana

A new milestone bill, brought forward by a bipartisan coalition on March 7, 2019, would remove cannabis from the federal controlled substances...
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2020 Presidential Candidates, And Where They Stand On Cannabis

Marijuana has often been an awkward issue for those holding the highest office in the U.S. Rumours surrounded John...
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FDA Flooded With Public Comments Supporting Rescheduling Of Marijuana

More than 1,000 people have submitted comments to the Food and Drug Administration (FDA) in support of rescheduling marijuana ahead of a...