With five states voting to legalize the adult use of marijuana, and four states voting to legalize medical marijuana, it’s imperative that we focus our attention on utilizing our strength in numbers to mobilize support.
“With no fines, no jail time, no drivers license suspension, and no court costs, we are making the police just walk away from misdemeanor marijuana offenses as if it were a legal substance.”
The fight to normalize the social consumption of marijuana continues in the Mile High City.
We’ve said it before and we’ll say it again: 2016 is set to be a monumental year for marijuana law reform. There are currently nine pending ballot initiatives to either legalize adult marijuana use or to legalize the use of medical marijuana for qualifying medical conditions.
Members of the University of Missouri chapter of the National Organization for the Reform of Marijuana Laws (MU NORML?), recently rejected a letter from campus administrators concerning the use of the school’s logo and a marijuana leaf.
With over 150 affiliates around the country, NORML offers plenty of opportunities for you to get involved with marijuana law reform efforts in your community! Sign up today!
Florida-based prohibitionist have vowed to spend $10 million dollars in the next five months to defeat a medical marijuana initiative that will be on the November 8th ballot. In response, Central Florida NORML has launched a summer crowdfunding campaign to to combat the prohibitionists who continue to advocate for the failed War on Drugs.
If passed, the Responsible Use Denver initiative will create a licensing and permitting process that will allow responsible marijuana consumers to gather and socially consumer marijuana.
Volunteers with NORML KC are working hard to decriminalize marijuana in Kansas City, Missouri! Sign their petition today!
Join thousands of marijuana activists, patients and business owners from around the country as we lobby members of Congress on marijuana law reform!