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November 05, 2018
Voters in Four States Could Pass Major State-level Marijuana Policy Reform Measures on ...Voters in Four States Could Pass Major State-level Marijuana Policy...Voters in Four States Could Pass Major State-level Marijuana Policy Reform Measures on Election Day
Marijuana Policy Project | November 5, 2018 WASHINGTON Voters in four states could pass major state-level marijuana policy reform measures on Tuesday. Local marijuana policy measures are also on ba ...
Marijuana Policy Project | November 5, 2018 WASHINGTON Voters in four states could pass major state-level marijuana policy reform measures on Tuesday. Local marijuana policy mea ...
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November 04, 2018
Mexico's Supreme Court Effectively Legalizes Marijuana Possession, Cultivation, and UseMexico's Supreme Court Effectively Legalizes Marijuana Possession, ...Mexico's Supreme Court Effectively Legalizes Marijuana Possession, Cultivation, and Use
Phillip Smith | November 4, 2018 In an earth-shaking development, Mexicos Supreme Court ruled last Wednesday that the countrys prohibition of marijuana use, possession, and personal cultivation is u ...
Phillip Smith | November 4, 2018 In an earth-shaking development, Mexicos Supreme Court ruled last Wednesday that the countrys prohibition of marijuana use, possession, and perso ...
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November 03, 2018
Repeated Cannabis Exposure Associated With Reduced Impact On Cognitive, Psychomotor Per...Repeated Cannabis Exposure Associated With Reduced Impact On Cognit...Repeated Cannabis Exposure Associated With Reduced Impact On Cognitive, Psychomotor Performance
NORML | November 3, 2018 LONDON, UNITED KINGDOM Regular users of cannabis demonstrate limited, or in some cases, no impairment on measurements of either cognitive or psychomotor performance, accordi ...
NORML | November 3, 2018 LONDON, UNITED KINGDOM Regular users of cannabis demonstrate limited, or in some cases, no impairment on measurements of either cognitive or psychomotor ...
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October 29, 2018
Marijuana Midterms: The Prospects for State-Level Legalization and Medical MarijuanaMarijuana Midterms: The Prospects for State-Level Legalization and ...Marijuana Midterms: The Prospects for State-Level Legalization and Medical Marijuana
Phillip Smith | October 30, 2018 With less than two weeks to go to Election Day, its looking like a mixed picture for state-level marijuana policy initiatives. There are two states Michigan and Nor ...
Phillip Smith | October 30, 2018 With less than two weeks to go to Election Day, its looking like a mixed picture for state-level marijuana policy initiatives. There are two stat ...
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October 29, 2018
There is an "Elegant Way" to End Global Prohibition AgreementsThere is an "Elegant Way" to End Global Prohibition AgreementsThere is an "Elegant Way" to End Global Prohibition Agreements
Phillip Smith | October 29, 2018 Uruguay legalized marijuana in 2013. Canada legalized it last week. In doing so, both countries put themselves in clearly violation of the UN anti-drug treaties that are ...
Phillip Smith | October 29, 2018 Uruguay legalized marijuana in 2013. Canada legalized it last week. In doing so, both countries put themselves in clearly violation of the UN anti-dr ...
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October 28, 2018
Canada: Far Fewer Young People Using CannabisCanada: Far Fewer Young People Using CannabisCanada: Far Fewer Young People Using Cannabis
NORML | October 28, 2018 WATERLOO, ON Cannabis use among Canadian adolescents has declined significantly in recent years, and fewer teens say that it is easy to obtain, according todatapublished in the ...
NORML | October 28, 2018 WATERLOO, ON Cannabis use among Canadian adolescents has declined significantly in recent years, and fewer teens say that it is easy to obtain, according to ...
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October 28, 2018
Gallup: Two in Three Americans Endorse Marijuana LegalizationGallup: Two in Three Americans Endorse Marijuana LegalizationGallup: Two in Three Americans Endorse Marijuana Legalization
NORML | October 28, 2018 WASHINGTON, DC Sixty-six percent ofAmericans believe that the use of marijuana should be made legal, according to nationwidepolling data compiled by Gallup. The total marks an i ...
NORML | October 28, 2018 WASHINGTON, DC Sixty-six percent ofAmericans believe that the use of marijuana should be made legal, according to nationwidepolling data compiled by Gallup. ...
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October 23, 2018
New Gallup Poll Finds 66 Percent of Americans Want Marijuana LegalNew Gallup Poll Finds 66 Percent of Americans Want Marijuana LegalNew Gallup Poll Finds 66 Percent of Americans Want Marijuana Legal
NORML | October 23, 2018 Sixty-six percent of US adults believe that the use of marijuana should be made legal, according to national survey datacompiled by the Gallup. The percentage is the highest ...
NORML | October 23, 2018 Sixty-six percent of US adults believe that the use of marijuana should be made legal, according to national survey datacompiled by the Gallup. The perce ...
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October 22, 2018
North Dakota Ready to Say Yes to Legalizing Marijuana, Latest Poll FindsNorth Dakota Ready to Say Yes to Legalizing Marijuana, Latest Poll ...North Dakota Ready to Say Yes to Legalizing Marijuana, Latest Poll Finds
NORML | October 22, 2018 This November, Measure 3 will be on the ballot in North Dakota to prohibit the prosecution of any person over the age of 21 for any nonviolent, marijuana-related activity and se ...
NORML | October 22, 2018 This November, Measure 3 will be on the ballot in North Dakota to prohibit the prosecution of any person over the age of 21 for any nonviolent, marijuana-rel ...
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October 21, 2018
Study: Marijuana Use Associated With Lower Diabetes RiskStudy: Marijuana Use Associated With Lower Diabetes RiskStudy: Marijuana Use Associated With Lower Diabetes Risk
Sonya Yruel/Drug Policy Alliance NORML | October 21, 2018 TORONTO, ON The past use of cannabis is significantly associated with lower odds of diabetes in adults, according todatapublished in the jour ...
Sonya Yruel/Drug Policy Alliance NORML | October 21, 2018 TORONTO, ON The past use of cannabis is significantly associated with lower odds of diabetes in adults, according todatap ...
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October 19, 2018
O Canada! Marijuana is Now Legal in the Great White NorthO Canada! Marijuana is Now Legal in the Great White NorthO Canada! Marijuana is Now Legal in the Great White North
Phillip Smith | October 19, 2018 As of Wednesday, October 17, marijuana is legal in Canada. Our northern neighbor becomes the second country to fully legalize weed (after Uruguay led the way in 2013), a ...
Phillip Smith | October 19, 2018 As of Wednesday, October 17, marijuana is legal in Canada. Our northern neighbor becomes the second country to fully legalize weed (after Uruguay led ...
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October 18, 2018
Licensed Retail Marijuana Sales Begin in CanadaLicensed Retail Marijuana Sales Begin in CanadaLicensed Retail Marijuana Sales Begin in Canada
NORML | October 18, 2018 OTTAWA, ONTARIO Legislation permitting the possession, use, cultivation, and retail sale of cannabistook effecton Wednesday. Canada is only the second country in the world to ex ...
NORML | October 18, 2018 OTTAWA, ONTARIO Legislation permitting the possession, use, cultivation, and retail sale of cannabistook effecton Wednesday. Canada is only the second countr ...
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October 18, 2018
Rhode Island Dept. of Health Approves Medical Marijuana for AutismRhode Island Dept. of Health Approves Medical Marijuana for AutismRhode Island Dept. of Health Approves Medical Marijuana for Autism
"Welcome to Rhode Island sign" at Beach Pond, Hope Valley, RI (Flickr/Morrow Long) Kate Zawidzki | October 18, 2018 PROVIDENCE, RI The Rhode Island Department of of Health has announced that Rhode Island ...
"Welcome to Rhode Island sign" at Beach Pond, Hope Valley, RI (Flickr/Morrow Long) Kate Zawidzki | October 18, 2018 PROVIDENCE, RI The Rhode Island Department of of Health has announc ...
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October 18, 2018
Review: Thousands of Peer-Reviewed Studies Specific to Medical Cannabis Have Been Publi...Review: Thousands of Peer-Reviewed Studies Specific to Medical Cann...Review: Thousands of Peer-Reviewed Studies Specific to Medical Cannabis Have Been Published Over Past Decade
NORML | October 18, 2018 The total number of peer-reviewed scientific papers dedicated to cannabis, and the therapeutic use of cannabis in particular, has increased exponentially in recent years, ac ...
NORML | October 18, 2018 The total number of peer-reviewed scientific papers dedicated to cannabis, and the therapeutic use of cannabis in particular, has increased exponentially ...
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October 12, 2018
Washington’s Unwritten Cannabis RulesWashington’s Unwritten Cannabis RulesWashington’s Unwritten Cannabis Rules
Unfortunately, a lot of this stuff is not written anywhere. To successfully work in Washingtons regulatory cannabis industry, you need to understand the overlapping levels of laws and rules that are in th ...
Unfortunately, a lot of this stuff is not written anywhere. To successfully work in Washingtons regulatory cannabis industry, you need to understand the overlapping levels of laws and ...
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October 11, 2018
The FDA and DEA Disagree Over CBD SchedulingThe FDA and DEA Disagree Over CBD SchedulingThe FDA and DEA Disagree Over CBD Scheduling
DEA and FDA are in a bit of a tiff over CBD. Last week, following the highly-anticipated U.S. Food and Drug Administration (FDA) approval of Epidiolex, G.W. Pharmas oral cannabidiol (CBD) solution for the ...
DEA and FDA are in a bit of a tiff over CBD. Last week, following the highly-anticipated U.S. Food and Drug Administration (FDA) approval of Epidiolex, G.W. Pharmas oral cannabidiol (C ...
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October 06, 2018
CanEx Jamaica 2018: Lessons from Marijuana Legalization Across North AmericaCanEx Jamaica 2018: Lessons from Marijuana Legalization Across Nort...CanEx Jamaica 2018: Lessons from Marijuana Legalization Across North America
I recently traveled to Montego Bay for the annual CanEx Jamaica conference.I spoke on a panel with attorneys from Jamaica and Canada about the legal challenges across international cannabis markets. Grace ...
I recently traveled to Montego Bay for the annual CanEx Jamaica conference.I spoke on a panel with attorneys from Jamaica and Canada about the legal challenges across international can ...
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October 05, 2018
Washington Regulators Ban Cannabis-Infused CandiesWashington Regulators Ban Cannabis-Infused CandiesWashington Regulators Ban Cannabis-Infused Candies
By April 3, 2019, Washington retail marijuana stores will no longer carry infused hard candies, tarts, fruit chews, jellies, and gummies due to a newly enacted ban on the production said products. The an ...
By April 3, 2019, Washington retail marijuana stores will no longer carry infused hard candies, tarts, fruit chews, jellies, and gummies due to a newly enacted ban on the production s ...
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September 28, 2018
Former Inmates Told Us How They Beat Drug Tests While Behind BarsFormer Inmates Told Us How They Beat Drug Tests While Behind BarsFormer Inmates Told Us How They Beat Drug Tests While Behind Bars
Prisoners incarcerated in the United States are subject to drug tests at any given moment. During the 21 years I served in the Bureau of Prisons for a first-time, nonviolent LSD conspiracy I was subjected ...
Prisoners incarcerated in the United States are subject to drug tests at any given moment. During the 21 years I served in the Bureau of Prisons for a first-time, nonviolent LSD conspi ...
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September 25, 2018
Jersey's Weedman Is the Hero America NeedsJersey's Weedman Is the Hero America NeedsJersey's Weedman Is the Hero America Needs
In "Local Legends," VICE spotlights people famous in the small towns and cities where they livecolorful characters, who, unknown to the wider world, are staples in their communities. Submit your own Local ...
In "Local Legends," VICE spotlights people famous in the small towns and cities where they livecolorful characters, who, unknown to the wider world, are staples in their communities. S ...
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September 18, 2018
Will Denver Be the First Place in America to Legalize Magic Mushrooms?Will Denver Be the First Place in America to Legalize Magic Mushrooms?Will Denver Be the First Place in America to Legalize Magic Mushrooms?
Dried psilocybe cubensis mushrooms (WikiMedia Commons) Phillip Smith | September 18, 2018 Denver could essentially legalize psychedelic mushrooms by next spring if a group of local activists has its way. ...
Dried psilocybe cubensis mushrooms (WikiMedia Commons) Phillip Smith | September 18, 2018 Denver could essentially legalize psychedelic mushrooms by next spring if a group of local ac ...
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September 17, 2018
Percentage of Adults Consuming Cannabis RisingPercentage of Adults Consuming Cannabis RisingPercentage of Adults Consuming Cannabis Rising
(Darrin Harris Frisby/Drug Policy Alliance) NORML | September 17, 2018 SAN FRANCISCO, CA Approximately one in seven US adults acknowledge having consumed cannabis within the past year, according todatap ...
(Darrin Harris Frisby/Drug Policy Alliance) NORML | September 17, 2018 SAN FRANCISCO, CA Approximately one in seven US adults acknowledge having consumed cannabis within the past yea ...
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September 15, 2018
Study: Consumers Willing to Pay a Premium for Legal Cannabis, Eschew Illegal MarketsStudy: Consumers Willing to Pay a Premium for Legal Cannabis, Esche...Study: Consumers Willing to Pay a Premium for Legal Cannabis, Eschew Illegal Markets
NORML | September 15, 2018 Consumers generally believe that cannabis sold in legal markets is superior to that available on the black market, and are willing to pay a premium for it, according todatapub ...
NORML | September 15, 2018 Consumers generally believe that cannabis sold in legal markets is superior to that available on the black market, and are willing to pay a premium for it, ...
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September 13, 2018
Congressional Committee Approves Bill to Allow Medical Marijuana ResearchCongressional Committee Approves Bill to Allow Medical Marijuana Re...Congressional Committee Approves Bill to Allow Medical Marijuana Research
NORML | September 13, 2018 WASHINGTON, DC Members of the House Judiciary Committeeon Thursday voted in favor oflegislation(HR 5634:The Medical Cannabis Research Act of 2018) to facilitate federally-app ...
NORML | September 13, 2018 WASHINGTON, DC Members of the House Judiciary Committeeon Thursday voted in favor oflegislation(HR 5634:The Medical Cannabis Research Act of 2018) to faci ...
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September 11, 2018
Congressional Leadership Strips Provisions Facilitating Medical Marijuana Access for Ve...Congressional Leadership Strips Provisions Facilitating Medical Mar...Congressional Leadership Strips Provisions Facilitating Medical Marijuana Access for Veterans
Justin Strekal | September 11, 2018 Lawmakers haveremoved languagefrom pending federal legislation that sought to facilitate veterans access to medical cannabis in jurisdictions that regulate it. The de ...
Justin Strekal | September 11, 2018 Lawmakers haveremoved languagefrom pending federal legislation that sought to facilitate veterans access to medical cannabis in jurisdictions that ...
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September 10, 2018
Florida Governor's Opposition to Medical Marijuana Hurts His Senate BidFlorida Governor's Opposition to Medical Marijuana Hurts His Senate...Florida Governor's Opposition to Medical Marijuana Hurts His Senate Bid
Florida Governor Rick Scott (R) NORML | September 10, 2018 ST. PETERSBURG, FL Republican Governor Rick Scotts failure to expeditiously implement Floridas voter-approved medical cannabislawhurts his suppo ...
Florida Governor Rick Scott (R) NORML | September 10, 2018 ST. PETERSBURG, FL Republican Governor Rick Scotts failure to expeditiously implement Floridas voter-approved medical cannab ...
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September 09, 2018
These Four States Will Vote on Marijuana in NovemberThese Four States Will Vote on Marijuana in NovemberThese Four States Will Vote on Marijuana in November
Phillip Smith | September 9, 2018 Nine states and the District of Columbia have legalized marijuana since 2012, but all of those states have been in the West or the Northeast. This year, with marijuana ...
Phillip Smith | September 9, 2018 Nine states and the District of Columbia have legalized marijuana since 2012, but all of those states have been in the West or the Northeast. This y ...
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September 09, 2018
First Ever Veterans-Focused Medical Bill Introduced in SenateFirst Ever Veterans-Focused Medical Bill Introduced in SenateFirst Ever Veterans-Focused Medical Bill Introduced in Senate
NORML | September 9, 2018 WASHINGTON, DC Senators Bill Nelson (D-FL) and Brian Schatz (D-HI) on Wednesday introduced legislation, The Veterans Medical Marijuana Safe HarborAct, to expand and facilitate ...
NORML | September 9, 2018 WASHINGTON, DC Senators Bill Nelson (D-FL) and Brian Schatz (D-HI) on Wednesday introduced legislation, The Veterans Medical Marijuana Safe HarborAct, to e ...
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September 07, 2018
New Mexico Secretary of Health Again Refuses to Add Opioid Use Disorder to Medical Cann...New Mexico Secretary of Health Again Refuses to Add Opioid Use Diso...New Mexico Secretary of Health Again Refuses to Add Opioid Use Disorder to Medical Cannabis Qualifying Conditions
Drug Policy Alliance | September 7, 2018 SANTA FE, NM On Friday, September 7th, the New Mexico Department of Health announced that Secretary Lynn Gallagher would not allow people suffering from opioid ...
Drug Policy Alliance | September 7, 2018 SANTA FE, NM On Friday, September 7th, the New Mexico Department of Health announced that Secretary Lynn Gallagher would not allow people su ...
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September 05, 2018
California's Illegal Weed Industry Is Doing Better Than EverCalifornia's Illegal Weed Industry Is Doing Better Than EverCalifornia's Illegal Weed Industry Is Doing Better Than Ever
It was 2004 when William P. first got into the weed game. He was 18 years old and spent much of his life on the road, traveling between Oakland, Los Angeles, and San Diego to deliver chocolate edibles an ...
It was 2004 when William P. first got into the weed game. He was 18 years old and spent much of his life on the road, traveling between Oakland, Los Angeles, and San Diego to deliver ...
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