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September 30, 2021

Bill to Repeal Marijuana Prohibition Passes Critical House Committee

For the second time in US history legislation to repeal the failed, unscientific, and racist policy of federal marijuana prohibition has passed the powerful House Judiciary Committee. 

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September 29, 2021

California: Governor Signs Measure into Law Allowing Medical Cannabis Use in Hospitals

"This is a simple, yet critical, move that will provide relief, compassion and dignity to terminally-ill Californians.”

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September 28, 2021

Mississippi: Lawmakers Request Special Session to Address Medical Marijuana Access

If the Governor agrees to convene a special session, it would likely begin on Friday October 1.

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September 27, 2021

Los Angeles: District Attorney to Vacate Some 60,000 Marijuana Convictions

The new cases consist of both felony and misdemeanor convictions dating back three decades. 

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