Welcome to the latest edition of NORML’s Weekly Legislative Roundup!
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Marijuana Won the Midterm Elections by Tom Angell
United States Attorney General Jeff Sessions today announced that he will resign, effective immediately, from the office of the Department of Justice.
Marijuana reformers enjoyed numerous federal, state, and local victories last night. Here are the highlights.
Voters in Ohio and Wisconsin approved a series of binding and non-binding local marijuana reform initiatives on Election Day.
Voters on election day decided in favor of several gubernatorial candidates who campaigned on promises to either address or enact statewide marijuana law reforms as Governor. NORML Deputy Director Paul Armentano said, “In 2019, we anticipate unprecedented legislative activity at the state level in favor of marijuana law reform legislation, and we expect to see several significant legislative victories before the year’s end.”