Monday, September 28, 2020
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Are States That Legalized Marijuana Living Up To Their Social Equity Goals?

The first states to legalize cannabis, Colorado and Washington, didn’t give a great deal of thought to social equity – the idea...
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D.C. Medical Marijuana Dispensaries Can Deliver Cannabis Under Emergency Coronavirus Policy

Qualifying patients for Washington D.C.’s medical marijuana program can now have cannabis delivered to their door under a temporary measure introduced by...
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Pressure Mounting On Congress To Allow D.C. Retail Marijuana Sales

A coalition of advocacy and civil rights groups have sent a letter to leaders of both chambers of Congress demanding a legal...
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D.C. Now Accepting Medical Marijuana Cards From Other States

The mayor of Washington, DC said last month that dispensaries in the nation's capital will now accept valid medical marijuana cards issued...
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D.C. Mayor Introduces Measure to Legalize Retail Marijuana Sales in the Capital

Residents of Washington D.C. could soon be able to legally purchase cannabis, following an announcement by Mayor Muriel Bowser (D) earlier this...
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Legislation Introduced In DC To Allow Retail Sales

In 2014, residents of Washington, D.C., voted by a margin of 65% in favor of Initiative 71, legalizing recreational marijuana. The U.S. Congress, which...
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Can You Get Marijuana in Washington D.C.?

In Washington, D.C., recreational marijuana is legal but not necessarily easy to obtain because the law does not allow for sales. With medical marijuana,...
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DC Reduces Penalties for Public Marijuana Consumption

On September 21, the mayor and chief of police of Washington, D.C., announced that the city’s police would no longer arrest people for public...
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30 Arrested at a Marijuana Pop-up Event in DC

In the nation’s capital city, it is legal for a person who is 21 or older to possess up to two ounces of marijuana...
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Surveys Report No Increase in Teen Use of Marijuana in Legal States

As various states in the country legalized medical and adult-use marijuana, questions arose as to whether legalization would encourage teens to try the drug....