Sunday, July 12, 2020
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New Poll Shows Majority Of Iowans Support Marijuana Legalization

A new poll found majority support for adult-use marijuana legalization in Iowa for the first time. Des Moines Register...
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Washington State Lawmakers Pass Bill Introducing Social Equity Program

A bill to establish a social equity program in Washington’s marijuana industry was passed by state lawmakers and is now on its...
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Trump Names Anti-Marijuana Congressman As Chief of Staff

President Trump selected one of Congress’s staunchest anti-marijuana lawmakers, Rep. Mark Meadows (R-NC), as his new White House chief of staff.
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Launch of Maine’s Recreational Cannabis Market Subject To Further Delays

Four years after approving adult-use marijuana sales through a ballot measure, Maine residents expecting legal cannabis sales to begin this month will...
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Trump Campaign Spokesman Says Marijuana Must Be ‘Kept Illegal’

One of President Trump’s top re-election campaign officials said the administration intends to keep cannabis illegal, as well as other currently illicit...
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Kansas Rejects Proposal To Reform Cannabis Laws

In a surprise move, Kansas lawmakers voted 7-4 against a bill that would have made low-level cannabis possession a misdemeanor irrespective of...
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Pennsylvania Lawmaker Introduces New Marijuana Legalization Bill

A new adult-use marijuana legalization bill has been introduced by Rep. Jake Wheatley (D) to the Pennsylvania state legislature.
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Congressional Candidate Hosts ‘First-Ever Congressional Weed Party’

Illinois Democratic congressional candidate Anthony Clark released a campaign video showing what he’s called the “first ever congressional weed party in Chicago.”
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New York Gov Cuomo Announces Tour Of Legal Marijuana States

New York Gov. Andrew Cuomo is embarking on a tour of legal cannabis states to better inform his own plans to reform...
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Kentucky House Votes To Approve Medical Cannabis Legalization Bill

The Kentucky House voted in favor of a bill to legalize medical cannabis. The bill, the first piece of...