Tag: War On Drugs

LONDON, UK – October 30th 2018: Hand holding Amazon logo. Amazon

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Jun2021
The Amazon marijuana policy change means employees do not have to fear firing for marijuana use and the company now supports legalization.
June 17, 2021Lane Trachy
Aerial View Virginia State Capital Building Downtown Urban Cente

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Mar2021
New Jersey's recreational marijuana legislation has become law and the Virginia recreational marijuana bill makes it the first southern state to legalize.
March 2, 2021Lane Trachy
Cannabis leaf on military uniform. Flag with marijuana leaf. Can

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Dec2020
2020 has been one of the most eventful years in most American’s entire lives. Because of the chaos occurring on a daily basis, it can be easy for some important stories to fly under the radar. One such story that was frighteningly under-reported is that of Sean Worsley. Worsley, a ... Read More
December 18, 2020Lane Trachy
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
Senior cannabis use nearly doubles

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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

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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
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
Stark cloudy weather over empty exterior view of the US Capitol

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Nov2019
On Wednesday, November 20th, a House cannabis bill passed in committee. The bill would decriminalize cannabis and grant states rights to determine laws.
November 25, 2019Lane Trachy
joe-biden-politico

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Nov2019
Presidential candidate Joe Biden recently rehashed one of the most common cannabis myths. He called cannabis a "gateway drug" during a campaign event.
November 20, 2019Lane Trachy