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September 16, 2019

Texas NORML Team Advocates in DC

This year the Texas delegation at the 2019 NORML Conference and Lobby Day grew exponentially! We had a group of seven advocates that made the trip up to Washington, DC.
September 13, 2019

Cannabis Vaping Concerns Call for Increased Regulations and Oversight

Rather than use these unfortunate incidents as an opportunity to further drive these markets into the shadows, the administration should officially legalize cannabis and empower the FDA to better study, regulate, and oversee these emerging THC and CBD delivery devices -- and to create regulatory standards for legal states to follow and enforce.
September 6, 2019

Mississippi: Proponents Turn In Signatures for 2020 Medical Cannabis Ballot Measure

Proponents of a 2020 statewide ballot measure to legalize and regulate medical cannabis access have submitted 105,686 signatures to the Secretary of State's office. A spokesperson for the group backing the campaign, Mississippians for Compassionate Care, said that the measure "polls above 77 percent, with [majority support from] every age group, religious affiliation, [and] political affiliation."
September 6, 2019

Vaping Products Linked with Rising Number of Hospitalizations

The US Centers for Disease Control has now identified over 450 cases of respiratory distress that may be associated with the use of disposable vapor cartridges used to consume certain e-liquids.