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June 10, 2019

Federal Employment Protections Demanded In Appropriations Bill

For the first time, the House Subcommittee on Financial Services and General Government Appropriations has included language seeking to protect the employment of federal employees who consume cannabis in legal jurisdictions.
June 10, 2019

Study: Veterans Often Substitute Medical Cannabis for Alcohol, Prescription Drugs

Military veterans who participate in a state’s medical marijuana access program frequently report substituting cannabis for alcohol and other controlled substances, according to data published in The American Journal of Drug and Alcohol Abuse. Nearly half of all respondents said that they use medical cannabis in place of other prescription medications.
June 8, 2019

New Jersey Deserves Marijuana Justice

Marijuana smokers and medical cannabis patients in New Jersey are to remain second class citizens. The two-ring, bipartisan political circus in Trenton has failed to deliver a promise of our freedom... again.
June 7, 2019

Weekly Legislative Roundup 6/7/19

Welcome to the latest edition of NORML's Weekly Legislative Roundup!