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November 9, 2018

Senate Majority Leader Guarantees End To Federal Hemp Ban

Senate Majority Leader Mitch McConnell (R-KY) publicly reaffirmed today that provisions lifting the federal prohibition of hemp will be included in the finalized language of H.R. 2: The Agriculture Improvement Act of 2018 (aka the 2018 Farm Bill). Lawmakers are seeking to finalize and pass the 2018 farm legislation prior to year’s end.
November 9, 2018

Weekly Legislative Roundup 11/9/18

Welcome to the latest edition of NORML's Weekly Legislative Roundup!
November 7, 2018

US Attorney General Jeff Sessions Resigns

United States Attorney General Jeff Sessions today announced that he will resign, effective immediately, from the office of the Department of Justice.
November 7, 2018

Marijuana Reform Scores Big Wins In Midterms

Marijuana reformers enjoyed numerous federal, state, and local victories last night. Here are the highlights.