Delaware House Approves Marijuana Legalization Bill

A Delaware House committee voted in favor of a bill to legalize adult-use cannabis earlier this month. If ultimately passed, the legislation would allow anyone over 21 years to possess, consume, and purchase a set amount of marijuana. The bill includes social equity provisions, such as the expungement of criminal [...]

2019-07-16T10:50:22-07:00June 28, 2019|

Delaware Marijuana Reform: What to Expect in 2019

New bills could be on their way to the legislature in Delaware for consideration that would widen access to medical marijuana and introduce more lenient punishments for illegal possession. Last year, a bill that would have allowed adult-use recreational marijuana was defeated by four votes in the Delaware House. Two [...]

2019-05-15T01:16:28-07:00May 17, 2019|

Delaware Lawmakers Drafting New Marijuana Legalization Bill

A new legislative session has begun in Delaware, and lawmakers are poised to try another legalization bill after a narrow defeat in 2018. There are hopes that legalization bills may pass in several other states as well (including a bordering state, New Jersey), and a federal legalization bill has also [...]

2019-03-05T04:07:55-07:00February 26, 2019|

Delaware Decriminalizes

Delaware has joined a growing list of states where marijuana possession is no longer a crime. The state Senate voted in June to approve legislation that will decriminalize possession of up to one ounce of cannabis. Rather than facing jail time or probation, offenders will pay a simple $100 civil [...]

2018-09-12T11:12:48-07:00July 10, 2015|

Poll: Delaware Wants to Legalize

A large majority of voters in Delaware want to legalize pot, a new poll finds – more evidence that the U.S. is moving in that direction by leaps and bounds. Fifty-six percent of the poll’s 902 respondents said they support legalization and want to see it made law. Just 39 [...]

2018-09-12T11:14:33-07:00February 25, 2015|
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