House votes to decriminalize cannabis

House votes to decriminalize cannabis

The House passed legislation on Friday to decriminalize marijuana at the federal level. The Marijuana Opportunity Reinvestment and Expungement (MORE) Act would remove marijuana from the federal government’s list of controlled substances, impose an 8 percent tax on...

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Kentucky House passes bill to legalize medical marijuana

Kentucky House passes bill to legalize medical marijuana

The Kentucky House endorsed legalizing medical marijuana, passing a bill Thursday to strictly regulate the use of cannabis for a list of eligible medical conditions. Under the bill, doctors could prescribe medical cannabis for a specified list of conditions that include

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Where is cannabis legal? A guide to all 50 states

Where is cannabis legal? A guide to all 50 states

Cannabis is one of the fastest-growing industries in the U.S. even though the drug is banned under federal law. More Americans believe pot should be legal—68% according to the latest Gallup poll—and 18% of Americans now admit to using it, up from 10% in 2005.  The...

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Colorado legislature tightens medical marijuana access

Colorado legislature tightens medical marijuana access

The Colorado state legislature has approved a bill that significantly restricts access to medical marijuana. If enacted, House Bill 1317 would specify a THC dosage amount and require new medical and mental health reviews for patients seeking medical marijuana...

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