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New Mexico Governor: Legal Marijuana Could Have Helped Mitigate Impact Of Coronavirus

The governor of New Mexico expressed regret that her administration were unable to legalize cannabis this year as it would have led...
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New Zealand Reveals Details of Cannabis Legalization Measure for 2020 Ballot

New Zealand citizens will have their say on whether the country should legalize adult-use marijuana through a referendum on the issue held...

Mexican Supreme Court Extends Marijuana Legalization Deadline

The Mexican Supreme Court approved another request to extend the deadline by which lawmakers must pass legislation to legalize adult-use marijuana.
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Majority of New Jersey Residents Expected To Vote For Marijuana Legalization, Poll Finds

A majority of registered voters in New Jersey responding to a Monmouth University survey said they will vote to legalize adult-use marijuana...
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Poll: Majority Of Americans Think Marijuana Legalization Policies Have Been A Success

More Americans think that state marijuana reforms have been a success than those who think cannabis legalization has been a failure, according...
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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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Study Finds Fewer Cases Of Vaping Illness in States with Legal Cannabis Markets

A new study has found that vaping-related illnesses in 2019 occurred much more frequently in states where adult-use marijuana is illegal compared...
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Missouri 2020 Marijuana Legalization Drive Cancelled Due To COVID-19

Marijuana reform activists in Missouri have ended their campaign to put a cannabis legalization question on the November ballot as a result...
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DEA Acknowledges State-Level Marijuana Legalization Decreases Black Market Demand

A recent Drug Enforcement Agency (DEA) report to Congress acknowledges that state-legal marijuana industries led to a reduction in activity of illicit...
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Marijuana Legalization Bills Being Shelved Amid Coronavirus Outbreak

What started as a promising year for the marijuana reform movement across the US has been set off-course by the COVID-19 pandemic....