Saturday, September 26, 2020
New Data Suggests Legalization Not Linked to Increases in Vehicle-Pedestrial Fatalities

New Data Suggests Legalization Not Linked to Increases in Vehicle-Pedestrial Fatalities

Marijuana legalization, whether medical or recreational, is not associated with an increase in traffic fatalities concerning pedestrians, according to new research.
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7 Shot Dead at Large-Scale Illegal California Marijuana Operation

Local law enforcement report seven people were shot dead at an illegal cannabis growing operation in Aguanga, a rural Southern Californian town.
Virginia Marijuana Reform Bills

Virginia Legislature Approves Multiple Marijuana Reform Bills, Considers Broader Legalization

Virginia lawmakers have been busy approving a raft of limited marijuana reform legislation during a special summer session, with full cannabis legalization...
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Nebraskan Medical Marijuana Ballot Initiative Faces a Legal Challenge in The Supreme Court

State officials in Nebraska confirmed a measure to legalize medical marijuana garnered enough verified signatures to qualify for the November ballot but...
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Pennsylvania Gov Calls for Marijuana Legalization to Help Pandemic Relief Efforts

Pennsylvania Gov. Tom Wolf implored the Republican-controlled legislature to legalize adult-use cannabis to help the state’s COVID-19 economic recovery.
Arizona Marijuana Legalization Adult Use Ballot Initiative Qualifies 2020 Ballot

Arizona Marijuana Legalization: Adult Use Ballot Initiative Qualifies for 2020 Ballot

Arizona’s Secretary of State confirmed that a bill to legalize marijuana sales in the state will appear on November’s ballot.
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Montana Voters Will Decide on Marijuana Legalization This November

Montana voters will have their say through a ballot initiative this November on whether the state should legalize adult-use marijuana.
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Four Years After Legalization, Maine’s Recreational Marijuana Sales Can Begin

Nearly four years after Maine voters approved adult-use cannabis sales through a ballot measure, the state’s marijuana industry regulator announced licensed dispensaries...
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It Just Got a Lot Easier to Access Medical Marijuana in Louisiana

Three new laws to expand medical marijuana access for qualifying patients in Louisiana went into effect on August 1, 2020.
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House Votes To Protect Legal States Against Federal Interference

The House of Representatives approved an amendment to a defense spending bill that would protect marijuana businesses operating legally under state, territory,...