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April 3, 2018

Utah: Proponents Of 2018 Medical Cannabis Ballot Measure Achieve Signature Milestone

Proponents of a proposed 2018 medicalization initiative have gathered an estimated 160,000 signatures and appear poised to place the measure on the November ballot. Some 77 percent of Utahns either “strongly” or “somewhat” favor the plan.
April 2, 2018

Studies: Marijuana Legalization Associated With Reduced Opioid Prescribing Trends

The enactment of marijuana legalization laws is associated with a significant reduction in the number of opioids prescribed and filled, according to a pair of studies published online today in the journal JAMA Internal Medicine.
March 30, 2018

Weekly Legislative Roundup 3/30/18

Welcome to the latest edition of NORML's Weekly Legislative Roundup!
March 28, 2018

[NORML France] Pétition – Cannabis : L’amende ne changera rien, il faut réguler d’urgence!

On March 17th, 2018, NORML France launched a petition to the attention of Emmanuel MACRON, President of the Republic, and Nicole BELLOUBET, Minister of Justice, Minister of Justice. A week and a half later, the petition has already collected nearly 12,000 signatures. This is the first petition of it's kind in France on the subject of cannabis and its various uses. Click to read the post that NORML France made (in their native language).