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No Increase in Youth Marijuana Use in Colorado Post-Legalization, Survey Says

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No Increase in Youth Marijuana Use in Colorado Post-Legalization, Survey Says | NORML

ATLANTA, GA — The self-reported use of marijuana by young people in Colorado is largely unchanged in the years following the enactment of adult use legalization, and remains slightly below the national average, according to federal data provided. According to the latest edition of the US Centers for Disease Control and Prevention’s Youth Risk Behavior Survey, the percentage […]

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Vermont: Law Legalizing Adult Marijuana Use Takes Effect Sunday, July 1

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Vermont: Law Legalizing Adult Marijuana Use Takes Effect Sunday, July 1 | NORML

MONTPELIER, VT — Adults in Vermont will be able to possess and grow personal use quantities of cannabis legally under state law, beginning this Sunday, July 1. Vermont joins Alaska, California, Colorado, the District of Columbia, Maine, Massachusetts, Nevada, Oregon, and Washington in legalizing the adult possession and use of marijuana. It is the first state […]

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Oklahoma Becomes 31st State to Legalize Medical Marijuana Access

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Oklahoma Becomes 31st State to Legalize Medical Marijuana Access | NORML

OKLAHOMA CITY, OK — A majority of Oklahomans voted on Tuesday to enact State Question 788 – a statewide voter-initiated measure that permits doctors to use their discretion to recommend medical cannabis to patients who may benefit from it. Oklahoma is the 31st state to legalize and regulate the use of medical cannabis under state law. State Question 788 permits licensed […]

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The 4 High Economic Benefits of Legalizing Marijuana in Canada

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The 4 High Economic Benefits of Legalizing Marijuana in Canada | Guest Author

With the approval of Senate Bill C-45, Canada became the first G7 member country to legalize recreational marijuana. Being a wealthy nation, it is poised to become a model for other countries who are planning to do the same thing. It is expected that such a move will impact the national economy in more ways […]

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Marijuana Legalization Becomes Reality in Vermont

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Marijuana Legalization Becomes Reality in Vermont | Kate Zawidzki

MONTPELIER, VT — July 1, 2018 will go down in Vermont’s history as the day the state officially stopped punishing adults for consuming marijuana. Residents of Vermont are seeing the fruits of our movement’s tireless efforts to reform harmful and ill-conceived marijuana laws. As of Sunday, adults can now legally possess, consume, and grow limited […]

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Oklahoma voters scrap medical marijuana ban

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Voters approved State Question 788 on June 26, 2018, making Oklahoma the 30th state in the nation to adopt an effective medical marijuana law. The voter-initiated measure that permits doctors to use their discretion to recommend medical cannabis to patients passed by 57-43 , according to the state elections board website. NORML Deputy Director Paul Armentano contributed […]

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Plant-based cannabis medicine approved by FDA

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The DEA says marijuana has no recognized medical value and must be prohibited as a Schedule 1 federally banned drug. Meanwhile, the federal Food and Drug Administration (FDA) has approved a drug that contains an active ingredient derived from the cannabis plant. The drug, Epidiolex, an oral solution containing cannabidiol (CBD), will be the first […]

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Delaware Marijuana Legalization Bill Gets Majority House Vote, But Still Fails

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Delaware Marijuana Legalization Bill Gets Majority House Vote, But Still Fails | Kate Zawidzki

On the evening of June 27, the Delaware House of Representatives voted 21-15 (with five not voting) to legalize, tax, and regulate marijuana for adults. This was only the third time that the majority of a state legislative chamber voted to legalize and regulate marijuana. Unfortunately, however, a majority was not enough. A three-fifths supermajority […]

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Marijuana Use During Pregnancy Doesn’t Lead to Lower Infant Birth Weight, Study Finds

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Marijuana Use During Pregnancy Doesn’t Lead to Lower Infant Birth Weight, Study Finds | NORML

ATLANTA, GA — Cannabis exposure during pregnancy is not independently associated with lower birthweight among infants, according to data published in the journal Drug and Alcohol Dependence. Researchers from the US Centers for Disease Control and Prevention assessed the relationship between maternal marijuana exposure and birthweight. They reported that infants, on average, weighed no less than controls after […]

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Top US Senate Democrat pitches legalization

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US Senate minority leader Chuck Schumer (D-NY) introduced federal legislation June 26 to decriminalize and de-schedule cannabis by removing it from the Controlled Substances Act. Sen. Tammy Duckworth (D-IL), Sen. Bernie Sanders (I-VT) and Sen. Tim Kaine (D-VA) co-sponsored the Marijuana Freedom and Opportunity Act. If adopted, the change would not affect state marijuana laws other […]

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