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Regulators: Pot deliveries can be made throughout California - Cannabis News
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California regulators on Friday said marijuana deliveries can be made anywhere in the state, even in locales that ban cannabis.
Cities Across Ohio Will Vote On Marijuana Decriminalization In November - Cannabis News
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Voters in at least six municipalities across Ohio will have an opportunity to vote on local initiatives to decriminalize marijuana in November.
Pennsylvania lawmaker introduces bill to legalize recreational marijuana - Cannabis News
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Proposed legislation would authorize release of prisoners jailed for crimes associated with cannabis.
Governor of Nebraska Weighs In On Legalized Cannabis in South Dakota
State lawmakers have finally written the latest bill that would legalize marijuana and lay the foundation for a commercial weed industry in New Jersey — a bill they believe has a real chance to pass.
Home delivery for medical marijuana? Michigan regulators consider it - Cannabis News
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It may not have a 30-minute guarantee, but medical marijuana patients may be able to get home delivery of their weed later this year.
DEA Wants More Marijuana Grown And Fewer Opioids Produced In 2019. Really. - Cannabis News
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The 2,450,000 grams of marijuana the narcotics agency wants grown in the country in 2019 is a significant bump up from the 443,680 grams the agency authorized for 2018.
Ohio Is Having Trouble Finding Producers for Cannabis Edibles Market - Cannabis News
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It appears Ohio is having some difficulty scrounging up enough reputable cannabis companies to produce a variety of pot products for the state’s medical marijuana program.
Israel: Cannabis legalization bill clears first hurdle
The legalization of recreational marijuana in Washington state in 2012 resulted in a dramatic decrease in the number of people sentenced for marijuana-related felonies, according to an analysis conducted for public radio by the Washington State Caseload Forecast Council.
New York Health Department recommends marijuana legalization, says benefits outweigh risks - Cannabis News
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The New York State Health Department is high on the prospects of legal marijuana.
US Attorney Will Limit Marijuana Enforcement in Massachusetts - Cannabis News
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Andrew Lelling reiterated Tuesday that fighting the opioid addiction scourge remains his priority because it's still claiming thousands of lives in the commonwealth each year.
FDA Rejects Petition To Further Restrict Marijuana - Cannabis News
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The U.S. Food and Drug Administration (FDA) has denied a request from an anti-legalization group to place marijuana and its derivatives on a list of restricted substances that are not "generally recognized as safe and effective."
Children exposed to second-hand marijuana smoke may experience viral respiratory infections
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Senate Minority Leader Charles Schumer (D-N.Y.) has introduced legislation to decriminalize marijuana at the federal level.
New York City: Manhattan DA to stop prosecuting marijuana possession cases - Cannabis News
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Manhattan District Attorney Cy Vance announced Tuesday that his office would no longer prosecute any low-level marijuana offenses, including smoking in public.
Pittsburgh mayor 'fully' supports legalizing recreational marijuana - Cannabis News
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Pittsburgh Mayor Bill Peduto said he's been reluctant in the past to support legalizing marijuana for recreational use because of the stigma attached to it and because he had more important city business to address.
Marijuana Use And Gun Ownership: What You Need To Know
63 percent of Americans want full legalization, latest poll reveals.
Demand for recreational marijuana outpacing supply in Maine
Cannabis News
Illinois is one step closer to allowing people convicted of possessing small amounts of marijuana or paraphernalia to expunge their criminal convictions.