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NFL players no longer suspended for positive cannabis tests

The NFL's new CBA (collective bargaining agreement) has changed.

March 23, 2020

Virginia lawmakers vote to decriminalize cannabis and $25 fine for possession

High-lights Violations will be like traffic violates and a $25 fine for possession of up to an ounce of cannabis  Bipartisan support from both...

March 10, 2020

Legalization of cannabis forces cartels out of the market

High-lights States that have legalized cannabis have done more damage to the cartels than the DEA (Drug Enforcement Administration). Cartels move away from smuggling...

February 18, 2020

Hemp could help restore the Bee population

High-lights Studies show bees are attracted to hemp plants Research shows the tallest hemp plant attracted 17x more bees than shorter plants Hemp has...

February 4, 2020

South Dakota will vote on recreational and medicinal cannabis this November

High-lights South Dakota Marijuana and Hemp initiative  Amends the state’s laws allowing adults (21+) to possess, use, transport, and distribute cannabis up to an...

January 22, 2020

Chicago mayor reiterates need for places to consume cannabis

Lori Lightfoot says we must give people a place to consume without worrying about eviction or something happening to them.

January 16, 2020

Cannabis reform has another hearing in Congress

The House's Energy and Commerce Subcommittee will discuss the MORE Act on January 15th, 2020.

January 14, 2020

Top Mexican Senator -cannabis legalization is a priority in 2020

High-lights The Mexican Senate is making the legalization of cannabis top priority Obligated by the constitution to create regulations and legal framework for cannabis...

January 8, 2020

First day of Illinois legal cannabis sales exceed $3.1 million

High-lights 77,128 transactions = $3,176,256.71 Average purchase was about $200 Stores opened at 6 AM with hundreds of people waiting inline Thursday was the...

January 6, 2020

Cannabis legalization could appear on 2020 ballot for 16 states

High-lights Measures include citizen-led actions requiring voter signatures, and referendums lawmakers must agree on to appear on the ballot.  Cannabis initiatives increase voter turnout...

December 27, 2019

Cannabis access laws reduce the use of prescription opioids.

Cannabis access reduced the demand for deadly prescription opioids.

December 17, 2019

Chicago begins abandoning 1,000 cannabis convictions

High-lights One thousand motions were filed Wednesday in Chicago, IL, to vacate low-level marijuana convictions. Technology developed by Code for America is being used...

December 12, 2019

Illinois becomes the 11th state to legalize recreational cannabis

High-lights January 1st, 2020 adults (21+) can legally use marijuana  Criminals’ records of possession of 30 grams or less not tied to a non-violent...

December 3, 2019

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