Sunday, July 12, 2020
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Nebraska Medical Marijuana Campaign to Push Ahead With Ballot Signature Drive Using Facemasks and...

Nebraskan medical marijuana advocates plan to relaunch their signature drive to put a medical cannabis question on the 2020 ballot having suspended...
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Cannabis Research Secretly Blocked By Trump Administration, Memo Reveals

The Justice Department’s Office of Legal Counsel (OLC) released a previously undisclosed memo which sheds light on why the Drug Enforcement Agency...
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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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ACLU Reports Persisting Racial Disparities in Marijuana Arrest Rates

A new report from the American Civil Liberties Union (ACLU) finds that while more and more states are reforming their marijuana laws,...
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DEA Cannabis Plant Seizures Increased In 2019, While Arrests Fell

The Drug Enforcement Agency (DEA) reports they made fewer cannabis-related arrests in 2019 than the year before, but seized a substantially higher...
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Police Departments Across The Country Play Into 4/20 With Puns

The unofficial marijuana holiday 4/20 may have started as a code between friends but the secret is well and truly out with...
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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 Reform Legislation Advances In Maryland

Maryland House lawmakers passed a bill that would raise the threshold of criminal possession of marijuana. The measure to...
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Bernie Sanders vs. Joe Biden: Where They Stand On Cannabis Reform

With the Democratic primaries for the 2020 presidential nomination suspended due to the Coronavirus crisis, now is a good time to take...