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April 24, 2019

Texas: Marijuana Decriminalization Bill to be Considered on House Floor

On Thursday, April 25, members of the Texas House of Representatives are scheduled to consider a marijuana decriminalization bill.
April 23, 2019

Maine: Regulators Moving Forward With Rules to Govern Retail Marijuana Sales

After multiple delays, regulators are finally moving forward with draft regulations to implement the state's 2016 voter-approved initiative legalizing the commercial production and retail sale of marijuana.
April 22, 2019

Alabama: Jefferson County Police To Cite, Rather Than Prosecute, Minor Marijuana Violators

A spokesperson for the Jefferson County (population: 658,000) Sheriff’s Office announced today that local law enforcement will begin citing, rather than arresting, low-level marijuana offenders.
April 20, 2019

Weekly Legislative Roundup 4/20/19

Welcome to the 4/20 edition of NORML's Weekly Legislative Roundup!