A group of Vermont Senators are skipping the debate over whether to legalize marijuana and heading straight to the debate over how.

Lawmakers have a number of scheduled meetings before the legislature returns in January to discuss legalization.
     


While there may be growing consensus in favor of legalization, even proponents don't agree on how that should be done.

Lawmakers met Tuesday to discuss what could the stickiest social issue of the legislative session set to resume in January: recreational marijuana legalization.
     
Government Operations Committee Chairwoman Sen. Jeanette White, D-Windham County, hopes to crowdsource the best regulatory ideas to streamline debate later.

Click here to read the complete article

Kyle Midura ~ WCAX

June 24, 2019

Cannabis Brands Need to Establish a Purpose…

Most have no brand relevancy or purpose and are woefully inept at creating brand experience.
June 24, 2019

Could CBD Fight Superbugs? Marijuana Compound Shows…

The quest for new antibiotics has led researchers to a surprising candidate: the marijuana compound CBD.
June 21, 2019

Report: How Legal Cannabis Affects U.S. Snacking…

Shifting cannabis laws present new opportunities for food and beverage markets.
June 21, 2019

New York state decriminalizes marijuana after legalization…

Efforts to legalize marijuana in New York state have failed, so lawmakers did the next best thing: Decriminalize it.
June 21, 2019

57% of Arthritis Patients Have Tried Cannabis.…

A new survey of more than 1,000 arthritis patients found that 57% of those questioned had tried cannabis for their…
June 21, 2019

Congress Votes To Block Feds From Enforcing…

The House of Representatives approved a far-reaching measure on Thursday to prevent the Department of Justice from interfering with state…
June 20, 2019

Growers hope standards bring order to hemp…

A unit of wheat is called a bushel, and a standard weight of potatoes is called a century. But hemp…
June 20, 2019

Public Cannabis Consumption Now Allowed In Colombia:…

The Court ruling this week might be just a stepping-stone for full legalization, some experts believe.
June 20, 2019

Cannabis sales could hit $15 billion globally…

Fueled in part by CBD product sales and Canada's recent legalization of marijuana, the world's cannabis market could notch $15…
June 19, 2019

Cannabis toothpaste invented by dentist who wants…

Doctor Veronica Stahl, a dentist from Mortsel in Belgium, says cannabis is antibacterial and fights dental plaque.