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May 14, 2019

Washington: Governor Signs Marijuana Expungement Bill Into Law

Democratic Gov. Jay Inslee has signed legislation, Senate Bill 5605, facilitating the expungement of past low-level marijuana convictions.
May 13, 2019

Arkansas: Licensed Medical Cannabis Sales Begin

Qualified patients now have limited access to medical cannabis products, after the state’s first licensed dispensaries began making sales this week.
May 10, 2019

Weekly Legislative Roundup 5/10/19

Welcome to the latest edition of NORML's Weekly Legislative Roundup!
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.