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Michigan NORML Joins Fight to Legalize Marijuana in 2018

Michigan NORML Joins Fight to Legalize Marijuana in 2018

Marijuana activists across Michigan are gearing up for a renewed effort to legalize marijuana for adults 21 and up. Last week the Coalition to Regulate Marijuana Like Alcohol took the first steps to qualify their new proposal for the 2018 ballot by formally submitting language to the State of Michigan for review. If approved,...

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New Hampshire: Decriminalization Passes Senate, Soon Heads To Governor To Sign

May 11, 2017
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New Hampshire: Decriminalization Passes Senate, Soon Heads To Governor To Sign

After years of stonewalling by former leadership, we commend lawmakers for finally correcting this injustice. Once law, Granite state residents will be one step closer to being able to truly 'Live Free’ and not just 'live free, but potentially be incarcerated.

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Delaware Legislature Advances Full Legalization To Full House Vote

Delaware Legislature Advances Full Legalization To Full House Vote

Never in the history of Delaware has a marijuana legalization bill passed out of committee - yet these days NORML chapters throughout the country are writing a new future. Never in the history of Delaware has a marijuana legalization bill passed out of committee - yet these days NORML chapters throughout the country are writing...

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Texas: HB 2107 Stalls at the Deadline – A Letter from Texas NORML Executive Director

May 11, 2017
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Texas: HB 2107 Stalls at the Deadline – A Letter from Texas NORML Executive Director

It is important that we keep our lobbying efforts alive and sustain the work we are doing at the Capitol and across the state. There will be major opportunities in front of us that we must be ready to capitalize on. We learned a lot. We are carbon pressed to diamonds. We must continue...

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Vermont: Lawmakers Approve Measure Eliminating Penalties For The Adult Use Of Marijuana

Vermont: Lawmakers Approve Measure Eliminating Penalties For The Adult Use Of Marijuana

House and Senate lawmakers have approved legislation, Senate Bill 22, to eliminate criminal and civil penalties specific to the adult use and possession of marijuana. The measure amends state law so that the possession of up to one ounce of cannabis and/or the cultivation of up to two mature plants (and up...

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Historic: Decriminalization is Scheduled to Be Heard on the Texas House Floor

Historic: Decriminalization is Scheduled to Be Heard on the Texas House Floor

HB 81, to decriminalize marijuana from jail time to a simple ticket, will be heard by the full Texas House.

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Nevada: Retail Marijuana Sales To Begin This July

Nevada: Retail Marijuana Sales To Begin This July

Members of the Nevada Tax Commission voted 6 to 1 on Monday to license select medical dispensaries to engage in retail sales of non-medical cannabis. Dispensaries in good standing with the state will be able to apply for "early start" licenses on May 15. Those facilities who are approved by state regulators will be...

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Washington: Support For Marijuana Policy Reform Surges Post-Legalization

Washington: Support For Marijuana Policy Reform Surges Post-Legalization

Public support for marijuana legalization has surged in Washington state in the years following the enactment of legislation permitting the commercial production and retail sale of the plant.

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Weekly Legislative Update 5/6/17

Weekly Legislative Update 5/6/17

Here are the bills from around the country that we’ve tracked this week and as always, check http://norml.org/act for legislation pending in your state.

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Congress’ 2017 Budget Plan Reauthorizes Protections For State Medical Cannabis Programs

Congress’ 2017 Budget Plan Reauthorizes Protections For State Medical Cannabis Programs

Spending legislation approved in the past 24 hours by members of the US House and Senate reauthorizes language protecting state-sanctioned medical marijuana and industrial hemp programs through this fall.

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Impactful and Heartfelt Hearing Creates Historic Support for Texas Medical Cannabis Bill

May 4, 2017
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Impactful and Heartfelt Hearing Creates Historic Support for Texas Medical Cannabis Bill

Late in the evening on Tuesday, May 2nd, the House Public Health Committee held a hearing for HB 2107 which would make the Compassionate Use Program more inclusive for patients with debilitating medical conditions. Many patients stayed late into the evening to provide powerful and emotional testimony. After a powerful hearing with targeted testimony,...

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Study: Cannabis Often Substituted For Prescription Medications

Study: Cannabis Often Substituted For Prescription Medications

Just under half of respondents (46 percent) reported using cannabis in place of prescription medications. Respondents were most likely to use cannabis in lieu of narcotics/opioids (36 percent), anxiolytics/benzodiazepenes (14 percent), and antidepressants (13 percent).

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