Category: Decriminalization

Judge’s gavel, cannabis leaf marijuana, a consumer symbol of cannabis and court. The concept of the prohibition of legalization of marijuana, criminal liability, the legality of medical cannabis.

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Nov2020
As more states vote to legalize marijuana, it is imperative that we as a country remain vigilant in trying to put an end to unjust criminal convictions for non-violent drug users in states where cannabis and other drugs are not legal. The Drug Policy Alliance or DPA, a highly-regarded organization ... Read More
November 15, 2020Lane Trachy
wrist hand pain of old woman, healthcare problem of senior conce

24

Oct2020
Disneyworld has long been known to many as the “happiest place on earth.” For one 70-year old grandmother however, that couldn’t be further from the truth. When Hester Burkhalter went with her family on a long awaited trip to Disneyworld in 2019, she could not have imagined the trauma she ... Read More
October 24, 2020Lane Trachy
BANGKOK, THAILAND -JUNE 3, 2016: The  Logo of  NFL on the textil

20

Mar2020
The new collective bargaining agreement will drastically reshape NFL cannabis policy for the foreseeable future, making players less likely to be punished.
March 20, 2020Lane Trachy
Utah medical cannabis dispensary opens in Salt Lake City

03

Mar2020
The first Utah medical cannabis dispensary will open on Monday, March 2nd, 2020. It is a major step forward for the state's new legal cannabis program.
March 3, 2020Lane Trachy
Senior cannabis use nearly doubles

27

Feb2020
A recently released study reports that cannabis use among those aged 65 and older nearly doubled from 2.4% to 4.2% between 2015 and 2018.
February 27, 2020Lane Trachy
Justice symbol Statue of justice

19

Feb2020
In an effort to rectify some of the evils of the past, Los Angeles County will soon dismiss nearly 66,000 cannabis convictions.
February 19, 2020Lane Trachy
clas-action-dispensary-lawsuit

10

Feb2020
Recently, a class-action lawsuit was announced to be filed on behalf of "budtenders" and other dispensary workers claiming that they were underpaid.
February 10, 2020Lane Trachy
illinois-recreational-cannabis

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Jan2020
The state of Illinois recently legalized recreational cannabis. Sales reached a gaudy $3.2 million on the very first day alone. 
January 7, 2020Lane Trachy
Powder of Cannabis (Drugs), Analysis of Cannabis in laboratory.

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Dec2019
On December 12th, 2019, Major League Baseball announced it would remove cannabis from its banned substances list and begin testing for opioids.
December 21, 2019Lane Trachy