Friday, January 28, 2022

Medical Marijuana

The Fight Continues for Medical Marijuana Access in Mississippi

The fight for legal medical marijuana access continues in Mississippi. Just days after the start of the 2022 legislative session, Senate members voted 47-5 in favor of legislation legalizing medical marijuana, thus sending the bill to House members for...

CBD in the NFL, what comes next?

Using CBD products has always been a controversial topic in major sports up until the last few years. With cannabis, CBD, and hemp legalization happening all over the US, more sports organizations are allowing players to use substances like...

Update: Ballot Initiative and Referendum Efforts

Update on ballot initiatives and referendum efforts.  Wyoming  While Wyoming activists made significant progress in collecting signatures for a ballot intuitive effort to legalize cannabis, they didn’t reach their goal in time for the 2022 ballot deadline. They are now aiming...

Michigan cannabis sales break another record in December

The state of Michigan has broken another record for marijuana sales this last December. According to state officials, Michigan raked in over $135 million in recreational cannabis sales and about $33 million in medical sales in December alone. According to...

Kansas Democrats looking to put legalization on the ballot in 2022

Kansas Democrats are putting in motion a plan to legalize medical and adult-use marijuana. This legislation would be included in the 2022 ballot. Last Thursday, democratic leaders Tom Sawyer and Jason Probst held a briefing on how they are...

State Policy Update (1/7/2022)

Updates on filed and moving legislation over the last week. FLORIDA Legislation has been filed to expand eligibility to allow those with certain prior cannabis convictions to get their records cleared.  SB 1488 would allow individuals convicted of misdemeanor offenses involving the...

Longtime Cannabis Policy Expert Morgan Fox Hired to Oversee NORML’s Federal Advocacy Efforts

The National Organization for the Reform of Marijuana Laws is pleased to announce the addition of Morgan Fox to its national staff. Morgan Fox will serve as NORML’s Political Director, taking over the position from outgoing NORML staffer Justin...

Activists in Wyoming looking to legalize and decriminalize marijuana by 2024

Wyoming marijuana activists have turned their focus to the 2024 ballot, hoping for decriminalization and cannabis initiatives. According to research done by Marijuanamoment, activists in Wyoming have collected thousands of signatures for a pair of ballot initiatives that would...

Marijuana and Psychedelic News to look out for in 2022

Welcome to our third year in what is turning out to be a quite hellish-feeling decade! However, my more optimistic side sees these last couple years as transformative, opening up a world that embraces change and turns its eye toward...

According to new research cannabis is 114 times safer than alcohol

According to a newly released peer-reviewed study, Cannabis is roughly 114 times safer than its counterpart alcohol. According to Best Cannabis Answers, researchers from Germany and Canada compared the risk of various substances starting in 2015. The results of...
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Delaware is One Step Closer to Legalization

Delaware lawmakers have approved a marijuana legalization bill in a committee vote this last week. On Wednesday, this bill...
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