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March 29, 2021

Virginia: Governor Approves Employment Protection Bill

Democratic Governor Ralph Northam has signed House Bill 1862 into law, which provides employment protections for state-registered medical cannabis patients.

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March 29, 2021

Marijuana Legalization Expected to Advance This Week in Key States

A handful of key states are poised to advance adult use marijuana legalization proposals this week.

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March 29, 2021

Efforts This Week In New York and New Mexico Have Broad Implications

In fact, the successful passage of legalization in New York alone would represent a massive shift at both the state and federal levels. Right now, six percent of US House members represent New York State, and seven percent of all Congressional House Committee and Subcommittee Chairs are from New York. Ending marijuana prohibition in the Empire State will turn a lot of those lawmakers into strong allies.

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March 26, 2021

Weekly Legislative Roundup 3/26/21

Welcome to the latest edition of NORML's Weekly Legislative Roundup, on the blog every Friday!

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