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May 9, 2019

Sen. Schumer And Rep. Jeffries To Introduce Comprehensive Marijuana Reform Legislation

Today, Senate Democratic Leader Chuck Schumer and House Democratic Caucus Chairman Hakeem Jeffries announced their intentions to introduce legislation known as the Marijuana Freedom and Opportunity Act, to remove marijuana from the Controlled Substances Act (CSA), thus ending the nearly century-long federal policy of criminalization and prohibition.
May 8, 2019

North Dakota: Governor Signs Law Reducing Marijuana Possession Penalties

Republican Gov. Doug Burgum has signed legislation into law reducing marijuana possession penalties.
May 3, 2019

Weekly Legislative Roundup 5/3/19

Welcome to the latest edition of NORML's Weekly Legislative Roundup!
May 2, 2019

New Hampshire: Lawmakers Advance Legislation Permitting Patients to Home Cultivate

Members of the House and Senate have approved versions of House Bill 364, which allows qualified patients the option to grow marijuana at home. Members of both chambers must now finalize the language in conference committee before sending the bill to Republican Gov. Chris Sununu.