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March 16, 2020

Regarding COVID-19, A Message to the NORML Family from the Executive Director

I wanted to reach out personally to you to address the current public health situation that is directly impacting all of our lives, and to discuss what this means for our shared goal of ending federal marijuana prohibition going forward.
March 14, 2020

Weekly Legislative Roundup 3/14/20

Welcome to the latest edition of NORML's Weekly Legislative Roundup!
March 13, 2020

Maryland: Lawmakers Vote Overwhelmingly to Advance Automatic Expungement Measure

Legislators decided 116 to 15 in support of House Bill 83, which mandates, "All court records and police records relating to any ... charge of possession of marijuana, ... where marijuana is the only charge, the case shall be automatically expunged on or before October 1, 2022."
March 13, 2020

Alabama: Senate Advances Medical Cannabis Access Measure

Senate lawmakers voted by a margin of two-to-one yesterday to advance legislation that seeks to provide patients with access to select medical cannabis products.