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August 24, 2020

Vote to legalize it!

Voters in several states will have the opportunity to decide at the ballot whether to legalize cannabis for either adult-use or for medical purposes. In addition, numerous local, state, and federal races involve candidates who have made marijuana legalization a key part of their platform.

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August 21, 2020

A Founder Looks at 50: The Concept of Responsible Marijuana Use

Just as the government makes a distinction between the responsible use of alcohol and alcohol abuse, we began to insist that they make that same distinction about marijuana use and abuse.

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August 20, 2020

New Jersey: Legalization Initiative Continues to Enjoy Broad Voter Support

"Sixty-six percent of respondents -- including 77 percent of Democrats, 58 percent of Independents, and 56 percent of Republicans -- said that they support adult-use legalization."

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August 20, 2020

Vermont: Bicameral Committee Meets in Effort to Finalize Marijuana Sales Measure

Senate members passed an initial version of the bill in 2019, while House members passed an amended version of the measure in February.

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