June 23, 2019

Weekly Legislative Roundup 6/21/19

Welcome to the latest edition of NORML's Weekly Legislative Roundup!
June 20, 2019

Congress Votes YES to Protect Legal Marijuana

For the first time ever, the House of Representatives just voted to restrict the Department of Justice from interfering with the states that have legalized adult-use marijuana.
June 19, 2019

House Committee on Small Business Holds Hearing On Cannabis

Today, the House Committee on Small Business held a hearing entitled Unlocked Potential? Small Businesses in the Cannabis Industry to discuss the economic and employment opportunities in the emerging legal cannabis industry and the challenges that federal prohibition and criminalization pose in regards to the Small Business Administration.
June 18, 2019

Study: Cannabis Safe and Effective in Fibromyalgia Patients

The administration of herbal cannabis is safe and effective in patients diagnosed with fibromyalgia, according to clinical data published this month in the Journal of Clinical Medicine.