Category: Marijuana News

Legalize Maine says rewrite of voter-approved marijuana law 'not ready for prime time' – Press Herald

Press Herald Legalize Maine says rewrite of voter-approved marijuana law ‘not ready for prime time’Press HeraldLegalize Maine has come out against the proposed legislative rewrite of a voter-approved recreational marijuana law, saying the bill scheduled for a special session vote

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FERGUSON: Keep marijuana illegal in Virginia – University of Virginia The Cavalier Daily

University of Virginia The Cavalier Daily FERGUSON: Keep marijuana illegal in VirginiaUniversity of Virginia The Cavalier DailySince trends towards decriminalizing the possession of marijuana and legalizing its use for recreational purposes have gained traction in the United States , Virginia

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10 Countries Most Likely to Legalize Marijuana Next – Civilized

Civilized 10 Countries Most Likely to Legalize Marijuana NextCivilizedThe Canadian government legalized recreational marijuana last spring, and the new laws will take effect starting in 2018. And while global opinion is becoming more pot friendly, there are still very few

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Melissa Etheridge on Her Marijuana Arrest: 'I Feel Like a Rock Star Now' (EXCLUSIVE) – Variety

Variety Melissa Etheridge on Her Marijuana Arrest: ‘I Feel Like a Rock Star Now’ (EXCLUSIVE)VarietyEtheridge has been treating herself with cannabis ever since she was diagnosed with breast cancer in 2004. She found it “awkward on all levels” that the

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Opioid-related deaths fell 6.5% after recreational marijuana legalized in Colorado, research finds – WCPO

WCPO Opioid-related deaths fell 6.5% after recreational marijuana legalized in Colorado, research findsWCPOJOHNSTOWN, NY – AUGUST 19: Cannabis plants grow in the ‘vegetation room’ at Vireo Health’s medical marijuana cultivation facility, August 19, 2016 in Johnstown, New York. New York

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Marijuana legalization advocates press for constitutional convention – Buffalo News

Buffalo News Marijuana legalization advocates press for constitutional conventionBuffalo NewsOther advocates are pressing a much different reason to vote yes: legalization of marijuana in New York. Stymied in their efforts to get the Legislature and Gov. Andrew Cuomo to go

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Canada's Proposed Tax on Recreational Marijuana Looks to Be a Major Win for Pot Producers – Madison.com

Madison.com Canada’s Proposed Tax on Recreational Marijuana Looks to Be a Major Win for Pot ProducersMadison.comIn April, Prime Minister Justin Trudeau introduced legislation that would legalize recreational marijuana for adults ages 18 and up by as soon as July 1,

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Advocates, legislators push to legalize hemp in Wisconsin – San Francisco Chronicle

Advocates, legislators push to legalize hemp in WisconsinSan Francisco ChronicleThe leaves look like marijuana,” Grignon said. “But the difference between marijuana and hemp is you’re growing hemp for seeds and fiber, and marijuana you’re growing for buds.” Grignon said he

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5 States Angling to Put Recreational Marijuana on the Ballot in 2018 – Motley Fool

ThinkProgress 5 States Angling to Put Recreational Marijuana on the Ballot in 2018Motley FoolAs we look toward mid-term elections in 2018, the following five states already have one, or in some cases far more than one, initiative or amendment lined

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Marijuana an economic opportunity for our region – Bristol Herald Courier (press release) (blog)

Bristol Herald Courier (press release) (blog) Marijuana an economic opportunity for our regionBristol Herald Courier (press release) (blog)Several other state legislatures are debating whether to decriminalize or legalize marijuana for medical and/or recreational uses. Around our region, North Carolina has

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