Thursday, December 12, 2019
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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...

What You Need To Know About Arizona’s Recreational Marijuana Legalization Ballot Measure For 2020

Voters in Arizona may get the chance once again to decide on whether the state should legalize recreational marijuana, after legalization advocates...
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New Mexico’s Marijuana Legalization Working Group Held First Hearing

New Mexico Governor Michelle Lujan Grisham convened the first in a series of public hearings detailing the outcomes of her marijuana legalization...
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Lawmaker Who Blamed Mass Shootings On Legal Marijuana Should Resign, GOP Party Chair Says

Ohio GOP lawmaker Candice Keller has come under fire after the state representative posted an article to Facebook in the wake of...