March 23, 2018

Weekly Legislative Roundup 3/23/18

Welcome to the latest edition of NORML's Weekly Legislative Roundup!
March 22, 2018

New Federal Spending Bill Includes Medical Marijuana Protections

As part of the newly proposed appropriations package, known as an omnibus bill, a spending restriction upon the Department of Justice from prosecuting state-legal medical marijuana programs will remain in place through the end of September.
March 21, 2018

Study: Traffic Fatalities Have Not Increased As A Consequence Of Legalization

The enactment of adult use marijuana regulation in Colorado and Washington is not independently linked to an increase in traffic fatalities, according to a study published this week by the National Bureau of Economic Research.
March 20, 2018

Don’t Let Congress Roll Back Marijuana Protections

Tell your federal officials to maintain this common sense protection for the 30 state medical marijuana programs and the 2,000,000 plus registered patients nationwide.