February 6, 2020

New York: An Analysis of Governor Cuomo’s Legalization Proposal

Governor Andrew Cuomo has included a plan to “regulate, restrict, and control” the responsible adult use of cannabis in New York, known as the Cannabis Regulation and Taxation Act (“CRTA”).
February 4, 2020

Gallup: Twelve Percent of Adults Acknowledge Smoking Marijuana

According to the survey, men (15 percent) were more likely than women (nine percent) to acknowledge “smoking marijuana.” Those between the ages of 18 to 29 were most likely to use cannabis (22 percent). Those self-identifying as “white” were more likely to admit using cannabis than were those who identified as non-white (14 percent versus nine percent).
February 3, 2020

Australia: Cannabis Possession Now Depenalized in the Capital Territory

Under the new law, those age 18 or older may possess up to 50 grams of cannabis and cultivate up to four plants per household without penalty.
February 1, 2020

Weekly Legislative Roundup 2/1/20

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