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March 14, 2019

NORML Submits Public Comments To FDA Regarding The International Scheduling Of Marijuana

The US Food and Drug Administration sought public comments specific to whether changes ought to be recommended regarding imposing international manufacturing and distributing restrictions, under international treaties, on certain drug substances.
March 14, 2019

Chicago NORML Goes To DC

Chicago NORML is very excited to participate in the Minority Cannabis Business Association (MCBA) summit in Washington D.C. and playing a leading role in drafting policy agendas to ensure participation of people of color in the cannabis industry.
March 14, 2019

Bipartisan Bill To Protect Employment Rights

The Fairness in Federal Drug Testing Under State Laws Act is bipartisan legislation introduced by Representatives Charlie Crist (D-FL) and Don Young (R-AK) to explicitly bar federal agencies from discriminating against workers solely because of their status as a cannabis consumer, or due to testing positive for marijuana use on a workplace drug test.
March 14, 2019

Florida: State Lawmakers Vote to Restore Patients’ Right To Smoke Medical Cannabis

Members of the Florida state House of Representatives voted 101 to 11 to approve legislation to re-legalize the inhalation of herbal cannabis formulations for medical purposes.