Category: Politics

marijuana-convictions

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Feb2018
San Francisco District Attorney George Gascón announces the city will review and overturn marijuana convictions now that Prop 64 has been enacted in California.
February 2, 2018Lane Trachy
medical-marijuana-laws

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Jan2018
Florida medical marijuana laws were passed in 2016. Smoking cannabis is still banned though and patients are attempting to change this through a new lawsuit.
January 31, 2018Lane Trachy
military-veterans-cannabis

25

Jan2018
Governor Phil Scott (R) signed a bill legalizing Vermont recreational recreational marijuana. Vermont is now the ninth state to legalize marijuana.
January 25, 2018Lane Trachy
medical-marijuana-patient

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Jan2018
11-year-old medical marijuana patient Ashley Surin was banned from school for weeks. A federal judge has ruled she be allowed back to school.
January 23, 2018Lane Trachy
state-marijuana-laws

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Jan2018
After Jeff Sessions repealed the Cole Memo earlier this month, the REFER Act was introduced to quell fears over federal intrusion over state marijuana laws.
January 18, 2018Lane Trachy
cannabis-industry

02

Jan2018
2017 may have been the biggest year ever for the cannabis industry. 2018 may be even better with more states expected to legalize and more money to be made.
January 2, 2018Lane Trachy
marijuana-sales-impact-alcohol

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Dec2017
Researchers from the UCONN and Georgia State University find alcohol sales fell by 15% in states where medical marijuana is legal.
December 5, 2017Lane Trachy
christie advocates anti marijuana policies

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Nov2017
Debates about marijuana policies in the United States are beginning to increase. Politicians against cannabis reform are facing increased scrutiny.
November 15, 2017Lane Trachy
Republican Cannabis Support Hits High Mark

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Oct2017
Republicans have not typically been linked to cannabis reform. A new Gallup poll from 2017 shows Republican cannabis support has reached 51%.
October 26, 2017Lane Trachy