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March 26, 2021

Dozens of Congressional Leaders Admonish the Biden Administration Over Marijuana-Related Firings

This week, a letter led by Representatives Earl Blumenauer, Don Beyer, Jared Huffman, Mondaire Jones, Barabara Lee, and cosigned by 25 other members, called on the Biden Administration to "...act within its power to stop legitimizing unfair cannabis laws."

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March 24, 2021

Study: “No Evidence” That Medical Cannabis Access Laws Encourage Youth Marijuana Use

“This study found no evidence between 1991 and 2015 of increases in adolescents reporting past 30-day marijuana use or heavy marijuana use associated with state MML [medical marijuana law] enactment or operational MML dispensaries.”

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March 23, 2021

Senators Reintroduce SAFE Banking Act To Normalize Cannabis Commerce

Senators Jeff Merkley (D-OR) and Steve Daines (R-MT), along with 27 other members of the…

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March 20, 2021

New Mexico: Lawmakers Fail to Approve Marijuana Legalization Before Key Legislative Deadline

“Lawmakers, for the moment, have once again failed to deliver common sense marijuana policy reform for the people of New Mexico, an overwhelming majority of whom support legalizing cannabis for adults.”

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