Tuesday, November 12, 2019
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Study: Marijuana Legalization Does Not Cause ‘Spillover Effect’ In Neighboring States

States that legalize marijuana do not cause a “spillover effect” in neighboring prohibition states by impacting law enforcement resources, according to a...
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Wisconsin Medical Marijuana Bill Faces Stiff Opposition In The Senate

Wisconsin lawmakers have once again submitted a bill that would legalize medical marijuana in the state. Aside from allowing...
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Mexican Marijuana Legalization Bill Poised For Senate Vote

Mexican Senate committees charged with drafting marijuana legalization legislation are set to vote on the final bill before its submission to the...
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Democratic Senator Sponsors Three New Marijuana Legalization Bills

If you're a long-serving Democratic Senator seeking another re-election, and face a young, progressive challenger then it'd probably be wise to sign...
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Australian Capital Canberra Votes To Legalize Recreational Marijuana Use

Canberra, the capital of Australia, has legalized adult-use recreational marijuana in the city, becoming the first part of the country to do...
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Most Virginia Residents Want Legalized Cannabis

A clear majority of Virginians think that marijuana should be legal for adult use in the state, according to a new poll...
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President Influences Public Attitudes Towards Marijuana Legalization, Study Finds

Whoever resides in the White House influences American attitudes towards marijuana legalization, according to a new study released in August.
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Do Burdensome State Regulations Allow The Black Market To Thrive?

Heavy-handed state regulations may be why black markets for marijuana persist after legalization, according to new exploratory research looking at the experiences...
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Illinois Municipalities Start Opting Out Of Cannabis Sales

Adult Illinoisans counting down the days until they can legally purchase recreational cannabis may have to travel a bit farther than expected.
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President Trump Reiterates Support For State-Level Marijuana Legalization

The Trump administration will not stand in the way of states setting their own marijuana policies, according to the president's most recent...