Politics

With the results of last month's midterm elections—which marijuana basically won—ten states have now legalized cannabis for adults, while 33 allow medical use.

New York will become the next state to legalize marijuana if Gov. Andrew Cuomo (D) has his way.

Democrats on the congressional Joint Economic Committee published a report on Tuesday highlighting the “economic benefits of legalized cannabis at the state and national levels.”

Two Nebraska lawmakers have announced plans to place a medical marijuana legalization measure on the 2020 ballot.

Amendment mirrors STATES Act introduced in June.

This year was a pivotal one for marijuana.

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