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Medical Marijuana Legalization Bill Advances In Nebraska

A medical cannabis legalization bill advanced out of Nebraska Legislature’s Judiciary Committee on Friday, May 10. The bill, sponsored by Sen....
West Virginia Medical Marijuana Banking Bill

West Virginia Governor Signs Medical Marijuana Banking Bill into Law

West Virginia's medical marijuana program is now open to bidding for financial institutions to provide banking services after Gov. Jim Justice signed...
Trump Justice Department Blocks Marijuana Research

Trump’s Justice Department Continues To Block Marijuana Research

Medical marijuana is legal in 22 states and a further 10 allow both medical and recreational cannabis. Yet there is still a...
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Bipartisan STATES Act Bill Reintroduced In The House

On April 4, a bipartisan coalition in Congress reintroduced The STATES Act, which aims to limit federal interference in states’ own marijuana...
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Guam Legalizes Recreational Marijuana Use

Guam has become the latest U.S. territory to legalize marijuana. Gov. Lou Leon Guerrero signed the Cannabis Industry Act into law earlier...
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Attorney General In Favor Of STATES Act

Attorney General William Barr came out in favor of letting individual states determine their cannabis policy in an appearance before Congress on...
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2020 Democratic Candidates United On Legal Marijuana

With another presidential election looming, the issue of marijuana reform at the federal level has seemingly become proof of potential Democratic candidates'...
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Connecticut Legislature Approves Bill Legalizing Recreational Marijuana

Connecticut has taken another step toward legalizing marijuana after a key committee in the legislature approved a bill allowing for adult recreational...
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Wisconsinites Voted On Non-Binding Marijuana Ballot Question

Three jurisdictions in Wisconsin included marijuana legalization and medical cannabis advisory questions on the ballots put to voters for the state election...
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U.S. Cannabis Industry Has Generated 211,000 Full-Time Jobs

The legal cannabis industry is creating more jobs than any other U.S industry, according to a new report from Leafly and Whitney...