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October 23, 2019

Gallup: Super-Majority of Americans Support Legalizing Marijuana

A super-majority of Americans, including majorities of Democrats, Republicans, and Independents support making marijuana use legal in the United States, according to nationwide polling data compiled by Gallup.
October 22, 2019

Senate Caucus to Hold Hearing This Wednesday on Marijuana and Public Health

On Wednesday, October 23rd, members of the Senate Senate International Narcotics Control Caucus (aka the Drug Caucus) will hold a hearing entitled “Marijuana and America’s Health: Questions and Issues for Policy Makers.”
October 22, 2019

Poll: Two-Thirds of Americans Support Legalizing Marijuana for Personal Use

An estimated two out of three Americans believe that cannabis should be legal for recreational purposes. Support for legalization was strongest among self-identified Democrats (79 percent) and Independents (71 percent). By contrast, fewer than one in two Republicans (46 percent) expressed support for legalizing cannabis.
October 21, 2019

Court Dismisses Case Demanding DEA to Move Expeditiously to License Cannabis Cultivators

A federal court on Friday denied a petition for a writ of mandamus that sought to order the US Drug Enforcement Administration to begin licensing private entities that wish to cultivate cannabis.